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Survey: 37% poor rural students not studying at all – Times of India

MUMBAI: Prolonged closure of schools since the pandemic began has had “catastrophic consequences” on children’s education, according to a new survey of 1,362 schoolkids from underprivileged homes in 15 states and UTs. The survey revealed that in rural areas, 37% of the sample students were not studying at all—it’s 19% in urban areas— and only… Read More »

Nitish Kumar govt in Bihar sees red over varsity dropping thoughts of JP, Lohia from syllabus – Times of India

PATNA: The Nitish Kumar government in Bihar has expressed strong displeasure over one of the state’s universities dropping the thoughts of socialist ideologues Ram Manohar Lohia and Jayaprakash Narayan from its postgraduate course in political science. The government’s disapproval was conveyed by Education Minister Vijay Kumar Chaudhary who, on Thursday, summoned the authorities of the… Read More »

Physical classes for Andhra intermediate students from Aug 16 – Times of India

AMARAVATI: Regular physical classes for intermediate second-year students in Andhra Pradesh will begin from August 16, said an official on Monday. “The physical classes for second-year intermediate students for the academic year 2021-22 will be commencing from Monday, August 16,” said Board of Intermediate Education (BIE) secretary V. Ramakrishna. Congratulations! You have successfully cast your… Read More »

World is going through an education crisis due to COVID-19, says UN chief – Times of India

The Times of India Education is a leading source that provides the reliable and latest news on education and jobs. Get the breaking news on CBSE, ICSE, Board Exams, colleges, universities, competitive exams, date sheet, admit card, answer key, result, admission, exam analysis, job news, recruitment notifications, etc. The Times of India Education extensively covers… Read More »

Pvt coaching institutes not ‘educational institutions’, liable to pay GST – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Private Coaching Institute imparting education to students facilitating them to obtain qualifications like Chartered Accountancy (CA), Cost Accountancy, Company Secretary (CS) will have to pay 18 per cent GST for the services rendered as they have not been considered ‘educational institutions’ that get tax exemption. The Appellate Authority on Advance Ruling (AAAR), Kerala… Read More »

Only 16.18 per cent govt schools in Odisha have computer facility – Times of India

BHUBANESWAR: Only 16.18 per cent of government schools in Odisha have computer facilities which is very less compared to the national average of 30.03 per cent. It was revealed by the report on United Information System for Education Plus (UDISE+) 2019-20 for school education in India released by the Union ministry of education. According to… Read More »