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Some Interesting Facts about Chemistry

Chemistry is a branch of science involved with atoms, molecules, elements matter, their composition, structure, properties, behavior and the different types of changes they undergo during the chemical reactions. It is a fascinating part of science which is full of new innovations. Chemistry is important in our daily life as it helps us to understand the world around us. It ... Read More »

Rocketship Education Launches Students Among Star Learners

Because teachers assume the legal responsibility of parental status (in loco parentis) with their students, they play a significant role in the formation of not only students’ minds but their characters, as well. How often do audiences hear speakers reference the positive and powerful influence certain teachers have had upon them? So often, too, former students allude to the warmth, ... Read More »

UPSC civil services prelims 2018: Only e-admit cards this year, download from upsc.gov.in

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) said it had uploaded the e-admit cards on its website — www.upsc.gov.in. Photo: Mint New Delhi: Candidates appearing for the preliminary examination of the civil services on 3 June will not be issued a physical copy of their admit card but will have to download it and carry a printout with them, the Union Public Service ... Read More »

HPBOSE Class 10 result 2018: Himachal Board Matric results declared on hpbose.org, 63.39% students pass

The HPBOSE Class 10 board exams were held between 7 and 20 March with 109,780 students appearing in the exams. Photo: PTI New Delhi: The Himachal Pradesh Board of Secondary Education (HPBOSE) has declared the result of Class 10 board exams on Thursday. Students can check their results on the board’s official website: hpbose.org The pass percentage is recorded at 63.39, according ... Read More »

Karnataka PUC result 2018 declared: Girls outshine boys, check your score at karresults.nic.in

The Karnataka PUC exams were held from 1-17 March, 2018 with a total of 6,90,150 candidates from 4,725 colleges registered for the exam. Photo: New Delhi: The Karnataka Secondary Education Examination Board (KSEEB) has declared the results of Pre University Certification Examination Part II results 2018 on Monday on the official website: kseeb.kar.nic.in and results.nic.in The overall pass percentage stands at 59.56, according to ... Read More »

Post retirement studies: How one never stops learning

With the increasing number of older and retired persons in India and across the globe, learning and education has become one of the primary means to improve their quality of life. An increasing number of senior citizens in India are opting for post-graduation studies or higher education to increase their knowledge levels or to keep themselves engaged. Research studies also ... Read More »

CBSE exam papers leak: Delhi Police questions 25 people

Delhi police said the crime branch is trying to find the origin of the leakage and how it was transmitted and who were the beneficiaries. Photo: AP New Delhi: The crime branch has questioned 25 people, including 18 students and five tutors, in connection with the alleged leak of CBSE examination papers, the Delhi police said on Thursday. Special CP (crime ... Read More »

IIM-Ahmedabad raises PG management program fee to Rs22 lakh

IIM-Ahmedabad had last year raised the fee for the two-year programme to Rs21 lakh from Rs19.5 lakh. Photo: Mint Ahmedabad: The Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIM-A) on Saturday raised the fee of its flagship post-graduate program (PGP) in management for 2018-20 to Rs22 lakh from Rs21 lakh. The institute’s director Erol D’Souza gave the information while talking to reporters on ... Read More »

CBSE paper leak: HRD ministry initiates probe, 2 exams to be held again

Union HRD minister Prakash Javadekar said his ministry has already initiated an internal probe into the CBSE paper leak case. Photo: PTI New Delhi:The CBSE on Wednesday announced re-examination in the Class 10 mathematics and Class 12 economics subjects in the wake of reports of paper leaks even as Union HRD minister Prakash Javadekar said a new “leak-proof” system would ... Read More »

Religious instruction should be banned in schools

YES Erodes secularity Against Constitution…  India is a secular country in which Hindus, Muslims, Christians, Jews and even animistic cultures thrive. Religious instruction in schools can erode the secular fabric of this ancient nation. Even if multi-religious instructions are taught, it would create hatred and blind obedience. Sudipta Mandal, Class IX, The Levelfield School, Suri, Birbhum Religion is something which should ... Read More »