Tripura govt hopes to start answer script evaluation of Class 10, 12 exams within lockdown

Written by Debraj Deb | Agartala | Published: April 17, 2020 11:42:22 am The Madhyamik was completed only for students studying under new syllabus introduced last year. Representational image/ Express Tripura government is hoping to start answer script evaluation for Tripura Board of Secondary Education (TBSE)-conducted Madhyamik and higher secondary examinations amidst lockdown, even as … Read more

Telangana govt to conduct free digital classes for EAMCET, NEET, JEE Main

By: Education Desk | New Delhi | Updated: April 17, 2020 11:01:27 am The candidates can access the online video classes through the website- Representational image/  Taking note of the coronavirus lockdown effect, the Education Department, Telangana is organising free online video classes for students appearing for JEE Main, NEET and EAMCET. The … Read more

IIM-Kozhikode student-led team develops one-stop COVID-19 platform for accessing emergency services

By: Education Desk | New Delhi | Updated: April 17, 2020 9:13:16 am The website ‘COVID FYI’ ( is a one-stop digital directory for all COVID-19 related services An international team led by an Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode (IIMK) student has developed a vital digital tool to fight misinformation during the COVID-19 pandemic. As … Read more

Punjab acts against LPU, issues show cause for violating Covid directions

Written by Anju Agnihotri Chaba | Jalandhar | Published: April 17, 2020 12:13:25 am A View of Lovely Professional University near Jalandhar (Express photo by Renuka Puri) India’s largest private university, Lovely Professional University, has been issued a show cause notice by the Punjab government for allegedly violating lockdown instructions of Government of India under … Read more

NCERT releases alternative academic calendar for Classes 1 to 12

By: Education Desk | New Delhi | Published: April 16, 2020 5:44:29 pm This calendar will cater to the need of all children including Divyang children (children with special need). Representational image/ file The National Council of Educational Research And Training, NCERT has released alternative academic calendar for classes 1 to 12. This alternative academic … Read more

Online entrance exams to virtual interviews: How universities are gearing up for admissions season

Written by Neeti Nigam | New Delhi | Updated: April 16, 2020 5:08:43 pm Online entrance exams to virtual interviews, how digital mode is going to be the new normal. Representational image/ With the academic cycle badly hit because of the coronavirus pandemic and the subsequent extension of the nation-wide lockdown until May 3, … Read more