CBSE integrating "compassionate citizen" in school Curricula from the next academic year

April 20, 2013, 12:00 am

CBSE has written to schools that they are integrating "compassionate citizen" humane-education programme in school Curricula from the next academic year to help children become sensitive towards animals. The Board has said that it is endorsing the use of "compassionate citizen", a humane-education programme prepared by People for the Ethical Treatment... Full News

NCC as an elective subject in CBSE schools from 2013-14

April 20, 2013, 12:00 am

To motivate young students to join the armed forces by instilling nationalism and inculcating defense services work ethos, CBSE has decided to offer National Cadet Corps (NCC) as an optional elective subject in class XI and XII from the next academic year. The pilot project will be launched in few... Full News

Fourth CBSE-i host by Millennium School i Dubai

April 17, 2013, 12:00 am

The fourth CBSE-i Teacher Training Programme will be held at The Millennium School, Dubai, from April 18 to 20. “CBSE-i was implemented last month for Class 1 to 3. A total of 400 students have enrolled for the international program,” said Anita Makkar, principal, DAV Public School. Similarly, 81 students will be... Full News

CBSE has postponed NEET for admission to MBBS due to assembly polls on 5 May

April 11, 2013, 12:00 am

The Karnataka government has requested the HRD ministry to postpone the date for the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test( NEET) scheduled on May 5- the state will go for assembly polls. Candidates, who have applied for NEET 2013, are advised to keep in touch with the official website of NEET i.e... Full News

CBSE to introduce legal studies in Class XI, XII

April 9, 2013, 12:00 am

Student studying under the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will now have the chance to opt for “legal studies” as an elective subject. The elective, to be made available to students in Class 11, is being introduced as a “pilot project” on a “first come first serve” basis in... Full News

CBSE constituted a new committee to examine Ruchika’s expulsion

April 8, 2013, 12:00 am

Not happy with the response of Sacred Heart Convent School on the allegedly wrongful expulsion of Ruchika Girhotra, the Central Board of Secondary Education ( cbse) has constituted a new ’independent’ committee to examine the issue afresh. The committee has representatives of the CBSE, Directorate of Public Instructions, besides a representative... Full News

Thousands participate joint entrance examination

April 8, 2013, 12:00 am

Lakhs of students appeared for the first-ever Joint Engineering Entrance Examination (JEE) Main offline test conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Sunday. The examinations were spread over 43 centres in the capital city. The directive by the CBSE to candidates to carry with them a copy of either... Full News

CBSE has decided to give bonus marks for errorneous maths exam

April 5, 2013, 12:00 am

The Central Board of Secondary Education has decided to give six bonus marks gratis to those who had received set number three of the mathematics paper this year in which question number 26 was erroneous irrespective of whether or not they attempted the question. The decision was taken by the... Full News

CBSE starts helpline for students for psychological counselling

April 5, 2013, 12:00 am

CBSE on Thursday said it has launched a helpline for Class X and XII students to provide psychological counselling to deal with exam related stress. The counselling facility is offered by toll free numbers accessible from any part of the country and students can dial a toll free number... Full News

CBSE Higher Secondary Examination (HSC) has become headache for students

April 4, 2013, 12:00 am

CBSE school managements have raised this spectre, which would severely handicap CBSE students in the race for professional courses, following a decision taken at a meeting held at Ernakulam during the HSE scheme finalization camp. The meeting came to the conclusion that almost 10 questions in the physics paper were "out... Full News