Aishwarya Rai

New Delhi: The government’s per capita spending on higher education has increased by 15 per cent in the last two years, Minister of State for Human Resource Development Satyapal Singh informed Parliament on Monday. According to the numbers presented by him, the government spent Rs 50,665 per person on higher education in 2015-16 against Rs 43,948 …

New Delhi: The Supreme Court will hear on Wednesday petitions challenging the Central Board of Secondary Education’s (CBSE) March 28 decision to re-conduct the maths exam for Class 10 after its question paper was leaked. A bench, headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra, on Monday said the matter will be taken up on April 4 after …

New Delhi: The Supreme Court, on Wednesday, will hear a batch of petitions challenging the Central Board of Secondary Education’s (CBSE) decision to re-conduct maths exams for Class 10 after its question paper was leaked on March 28. The bench headed by the Chief Justice Dipak Misra, on Monday, said that it has decided to take up …

New Delhi: A Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) official, found ‘lax’ in the examination paper leak case of Class 10 and Class 12, was suspended on Sunday, HRD Secretary Anil Swarup said. “On the direction of HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar to take swift action against culprits, the CBSE has suspended KS Rana, the official found …

New Delhi: Two teachers from a private school and a tutor have been arrested for involvement in the leak of Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) Class 12 economics question paper, police said on Sunday. Rishabh and Rohit were identified as teachers of mathematics and physics respectively at Mother Khazani Convent School at Bawana. “They passed …

New Delhi: The Central Board for Secondary Education (CBSE) on Saturday announced that the re-exam of Class 12 Economics will be held on April 25, while the Class 10 Mathematics re-examination will be carried out in July, but only in New Delhi and Haryana. The board, however, is yet to confirm the date of Class …

Mumbai: Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) President Raj Thackeray on Friday asked students and parents to ‘boycott the re-examinations’ proposed by the government over the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) question paper leak. Addressing parents and students, Thackeray said it was the responsibility of the government, but instead of owning up its mistake, it was again …

New Delhi: Security was heightened around Union Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar’s residence here on Friday over a possible gathering of demonstrators protesting against the leakage of Class 10 and Class 12 question papers. The Delhi Police imposed Section 144 outside his residence on Kushak Road. “We have beefed up security and the Rapid Action …