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Haryana CM formally launches National Education Policy 2020

Haryana CM formally launches National Education Policy 2020

Chandigarh, July 30 (IANS) Taking a step to reduce the dropout rate, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Friday formally launched National Education Policy (NEP) 2020 that would be implemented in all schools by 2025.He said for the successful implementation of the policy, every child would...

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Exam to get license to practice medicine planned in 2023: Mandaviya

Exam to get license to practice medicine planned in 2023: Mandaviya

New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) The Central government is making all efforts to ensure the National Exit Test (NExT) to get a license to practice medicine in India, will be conducted in the first half of 2023 as per the roadmap, said Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare Mansukh Mandaviya on Friday....

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PM congratulates successful students as Class 12 results out

PM congratulates successful students as Class 12 results out

New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Friday declared the class 12 results of 13,04,561 students across the country. Out of a total of 13,04,561 students, 12,96,318 have passed the exams. Of these 70,004 students are those who have secured more than 95 per cent...

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Medicinal plants boon for Bundelkhand farmers

Medicinal plants boon for Bundelkhand farmers

Lucknow, July 30 (IANS) The cultivation of medicinal and aromatic plants like Lemongrass, Sataver, Ashwagandha, Khas and others is proving to be a boon for farmers in Bundelkhand region as these medicinal plants require less water and can stand the hot and humid weather conditions of the region.Alok...

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CBSE Class 12 results: 99.37% pass, girls fare marginally better than boys

CBSE Class 12 results: 99.37% pass, girls fare marginally better than boys

New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) declared the Class 12 results on Friday. A total of 99.37 per cent students have passed the exam. Among the passing students, 99.13 per cent are boys and 99.67 per cent are girls.The CBSE said that the pass percentage of girls...

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Counselling for parents, students before reopening TN colleges

Counselling for parents, students before reopening TN colleges

Chennai, July 30 (IANS) While academics, teachers and parents have strongly opposed the reopening of schools for classes 9 to 12 in Tamil Nadu, there is a general consensus among the academics and teachers that classes in colleges for students who have undertaken vaccination be opened.However, Chief...

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Intense heatwave to scorch Greece in coming days

Intense heatwave to scorch Greece in coming days

Athens, July 30 (IANS) Greek meteorologists have warned that the country will experience an intense and prolonged heatwave in the next 10 days.The Hellenic National Meteorological Service (EMY) announced on Thursday temperatures could reach 44 degrees Celsius in mainland Greece, reports Xinhua news ...

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Delhi govt to takeover Bal Bharati School - Rohini with L-G's approval: Sisodia

Delhi govt to takeover Bal Bharati School - Rohini with L-G's approval: Sisodia

New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) The Directorate of Education of Delhi Government said that it will take over the management of Bal Bharati School in Rohini over alleged arbitrary fee hike and has received the required approvals from the Lieutenant Governor's office, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia sa...

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14 engineering colleges to impart education in 5 Indian languages: PM

14 engineering colleges to impart education in 5 Indian languages: PM

New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) Future progress and growth is dependent on the level of education and direction given to the youth today, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Thursday, as he announced that 14 engineering colleges of eight states are going to impart education in five Indian languages -- Hi...

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JICA, IIT Hyderabad sign pact for technical cooperation project

JICA, IIT Hyderabad sign pact for technical cooperation project

Hyderabad, July 29 (IANS) The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has signed a Record of Discussions with the Indian government for a technical cooperation project at the Indian Institute of Technology, Hyderabad (IITH).The purpose of the project, 'Future Researchers at IITH to Enhance Net...

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