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There are many new changes coming up or being suggested everyday. Many a times we miss out on news related to education as headlines are dedicated to political or disater related news. For those of us related with the field of education as students or teachers, this is the place to keep ourselves updated on the latest education news in India. Here is some education news from India.

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Girls outshine boys in CBSE Class 12 results, Noida's Raksha tops

    Updated On : May 28,2017   5:00 pm
New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) Girls outshone boys in the CBSE Class 12 results declared on Sunday, bagging the top two spots and recording a better pass percentage compared with boys. View More..

Our mantra for success - hard work, and no to pressure, say Class 12 toppers

    Updated On : May 28,2017   5:00 pm
Noida/Chandigarh, May 28 (IANS) Two want to become IAS officers, a third an engineer and the fourth wants to study political science. But the four students who bagged the top three slots in the Class 12 CBSE examinations this year are unanimous in saying that their mantra for success is hard work and not getting bogged down by pressure. View More..

Rajkummar Rao offers help to unsuccessful Class 12 students

    Updated On : May 28,2017   4:22 pm
Mumbai, May 28 (IANS) Actor Rajkummar Rao is willing to help those who did not perform well in their CBSE Higher Secondary School exams. View More..

CBSE Class 12 exams results out, Noida girl Raksha Gopal tops

    Updated On : May 28,2017   1:10 pm
New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) Raksha Gopal from Delhi's suburban Noida, in Uttar Pradesh, topped the Class 12 CBSE exams, the results of which were declared on Sunday morning. She was followed by Bhumi Sawant De from Chandigarh. View More..

Jharkhand tribal school dropouts train for foreign jobs

    Updated On : May 28,2017   12:26 pm
Bundu (Jharkhand), May 28 (IANS) In a country where millions of degree holders struggle for employment, Dayanidhi Pradhan, 23, a Class 8 dropout in Jharkhand, dreams of an overseas job. View More..

CBSE announces Class 12 results

    Updated On : May 28,2017   11:50 am
New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Sunday announced the results of the Senior Secondary Examination. View More..

Publishers urge government to keep books out of GST net

    Updated On : May 27,2017   10:00 pm
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) The Federation of Educational Publishers in India (FEPI) on Saturday urged the government to addresses some "inadvertent anomalies" that have crept into the tax structure for books under the proposed GST regime. View More..

Over 1 million schoolchildren without birth certificate in Ivory Coast

    Updated On : May 27,2017   8:00 pm
Abidjan, May 27 (IANS/MAP) Ivory Coast's Minister of National and Technical Education Kandia Camara said that 1,165,325 schoolchildren, representing 39.9 per cent of the country's population, are without birth certificates. View More..

NIFT, Senco Gold boost budding designers, new styles

    Updated On : May 27,2017   6:20 pm
Kolkata, May 27 (IANS) Confused which jewellery goes best with which garment? National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT), Kolkata now provides a solution to the sartorial dilemma. View More..

CBI lodges FIR in NET answer-sheet scam

    Updated On : May 26,2017   11:16 pm
New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) The CBI has registered a case against senior CBSE official Antriksh Johri and some other government officials for allegedly hiring a private firm to scan the answer-sheets of 7.94 lakh in this year's National Eligibility Test (NET), an official said on Friday. View More..

CBSE to announce Class 12 results on Sunday

    Updated On : May 26,2017   9:32 pm
New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will announce the Class 12 results on Sunday, the board said on Friday. View More..

Over 9,000 Kerala schools get IT boost

    Updated On : May 26,2017   7:28 pm
Thiruvananthapuram, May 26 (IANS) The Kerala education department on Friday announced the holistic intervention of ICT (information and communication technologies) that will assist education in 9,279 schools. View More..

UGC orders special audit in 10 central varsities

    Updated On : May 26,2017   4:22 pm
Agartala/New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) The University Grants Commission (UGC) has directed special audit in 10 central universities in the country to check complaints of financial, administrative, and academic irregularities, officials said on Friday. View More..

7 held for leaking SSC examination paper

    Updated On : May 26,2017   12:52 am
New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) In a major breakthrough, the Delhi Police has busted a racket and arrested seven persons in connection with the April 30 Staff Selection Commission (SSC) Multi Tasking Staff (MTS) 2017 recruitment examinations paper leak case, a senior police officer said on Thursday. View More..

Italian high school evacuated in bomb scare

    Updated On : May 26,2017   12:10 am
Rome, May 26 (IANS/AKI) Police evacuated a high school in the eastern Italian city of Teramo in the Abruzzo region after an anonymous caller said a bomb had been placed inside the building. View More..

TN to set up three new law colleges

    Updated On : May 25,2017   8:18 pm
Chennai, May 25 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Thursday said three new law colleges will be opened in Dharmapuri, Villupuram and Ramanathapuram districts during the academic year 2017-18. View More..

Punjab education board chief resigns on CM's directive

    Updated On : May 25,2017   7:40 pm
Chandigarh, May 25 (IANS) Punjab School Education Board (PSEB) Balbir Singh Dhol submitted his resignation following Chief Minister Amarinder Singh's order on Thursday after poor results of Class X board examinations. View More..

No accident, bus with 40 children returns safely to Poonch

    Updated On : May 25,2017   6:32 pm
Jammu, May 25 (IANS) A school bus with 40 children on board that was believed to have met with an accident in Jammu's Rajouri district has returned with all its occupants safe and sound, a police official said on Thursday. View More..

Bomb unit declares Manchester college package safe

    Updated On : May 25,2017   5:54 pm
Manchester, May 25 (IANS) A "suspicious" package has been declared safe after army bomb disposal experts were called to a street in Hulme, near Manchester city centre. View More..

40 school children feared dead in Jammu bus accident

    Updated On : May 25,2017   5:40 pm
Jammu, May 25 (IANS) At least 40 school children were feared dead when a bus they were travelling in fell into a deep gorge in Rajouri district of Jammu region on Thursday, the state police said. View More..