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HP Board declares Class 12 result, 62.01% pass

Of the total strength, 95497 students appeared in regular mode while 17419 took examination through State Open School (SOS). WT24 Desk The Himachal Pradesh Board of School Education (HPBoSE) on Monday declared the result of Class 12 exams . Out of 95,492 students who appeared in exam, 58949 students have passed which is a pass percentage of 62.01%, The Hindustan ...

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School students gain insight into research work at IIT Delhi

The one-day event provided an insight into path-breaking research work, new initiatives, student projects and advanced facilities and laboratories at IIT Delhi. WT24 Desk An autonomous robot navigation system, intelligent vehicle monitoring system, smart bins, destination finder for public transport and smart cushion-cum-mattress are among various projects developed by students of Indian Institute of Technology here, PTI reports. A total ...

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DoE to start inquiry against 2 schools for hiking fees

A senior official from the DoE said an inquiry would be initiated against two private schools in south Delhi after they hiked their fees following the HC order. WT24 Desk The Directorate of Education (DoE) will start an inquiry against two private schools built on private land, after the schools hiked their fees on the basis of a Delhi High ...

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Students who fail twice in row won’t be regular students: DoE

In an affidavit, the DoE told a bench of Chief Justice Rajendra Menon and Justice A J Bhambhani that such students would be counselled to take up Patrachar Vidyalaya, National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS), etc. WT24 Desk The Delhi government has informed the Delhi High Court that a student who has failed in a class for two consecutive academic ...

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Five million jobs lost between 2016-18, says report

Employment opportunities declined and five million men lost their jobs between 2016 and 2018, according to a report released by the city-based Azim Premji University. WT24 Desk Employment opportunities declined and five million men lost their jobs between 2016 and 2018, according to a report released by the city-based Azim Premji University, PTI reports. The decline in job opportunities coincided ...

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IIT Delhi to rope in startups to boost deep- tech research

IIT Delhi promises to provide candidates with a host of benefits such as seed funding and connecting them with venture funds, besides free workspaces and mentoring. It believes the initiative will play a crucial role for industrial growth in future. WT24 Desk The Indian Institute of Technology-Delhi (IIT-D) has decided to back startups and research scholars willing to start a business ...

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Critical chapters dropped from CBSE Class 10 exam

Chapters on democracy and diversity in the Class 10 social science syllabus for the 2019-2020 session will not figure in the final exams, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has decided. WT24 Desk Chapters on democracy and diversity in the Class 10 social science syllabus for the 2019-2020 session will not figure in the final exams, the Central Board ...

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Union Cabinet approves reservations in admission for EWS

The Union cabinet on Monday approved provision of reservations in admission for economically weaker section students (EWS) in Central Educational Institution (CEIs). WT24 Desk The Union cabinet on Monday approved provision of reservations in admission for economically weaker section students (EWS) in Central Educational Institution (CEIs), IANS reports. The move follows Human Resource Development Ministry instructions in January to all ...

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Krea University: Creating a generation of ‘thinking Indians’

A new university, Krea, has a vision of ‘interwoven learning’ WT24 Desk What is common to Oxford University and the Sringeri monastery? One, of course, their antiquity. To survive for several centuries is not an easy task in an age when companies and institutions are born and die within a short span. Kapil Viswanathan, a serial entrepreneur with degrees from ...

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