Board exam for Class 10 in CBSE schools to return: HRD minister Javadekar

Board examination for Class 10 in CBSE schools will be reintroduced as part of the ongoing reforms in the education system, Union human resource development (HRD) minister Prakash Javadekar said Friday. At present, it is optional for CBSE students to choose either the board exam or a school-based examination. It has also been decided to conduct examinations in Classes 5 and 8 and students who would fail in the end-term examinations would be detained in these classes, Javadekar said in Puri. However, the students would be given an opportunity to…

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UP Board Class 10 compartment, improvement exam 2017: 99.61% examinees pass

A significant 99.61% examinees of Class 10 of UP Board were declared successful in the improvement and compartment examination, the results for which were declared on Saturday. As per secretary of the Board Neena Srivastava, out of the total 16,465 students who had registered for the Improvement examination, 14,946 appeared and 14,921 cleared the exam, bringing the pass percentage at 99.83%. Further, in compartment examination, 360 examinees were registered of which 308 appeared and 273 cleared the same pegging the pass percentage at 88.64%. She further informed that the marksheets…

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Tamil Nadu board HSC June 2017 result declared, check them here

Tamil Nadu’s directorate of government examinations has declared the results of the Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) or Class 12 June examination 2017. Steps to check Tamil Nadu Board HSC June exam result: 1) Visit website of Tamil Nadu’s directorate of government examinations ) Click on link for HSC June 2017 – Provisional Mark Sheet for Candidates 3) Key in desired details on login page that opens (Registration number, Date of birth and captcha code) 4) Click on view result 5) Result will be displayed on the screen 6) Download result on…

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Tamil Nadu board SSLC June 2017 result declared, check it here

Tamil Nadu’s directorate of government examinations has declared the results of the Secondary School Leaving Certificate (SSLC)or Class 10 board June 2017 examination. Steps to check Tamil Nadu Board SSLC June 2017 exam results: 1) Visit website of Tamil Nadu’s directorate of government examinations 2) Click on link for SSLC June 2017 – Provisional Mark Sheet for Candidates 3) Key in desired details on login page that opens (Registration number, Date of birth and captcha code) 4) Click on view result 5) Result will be displayed on the screen 6) Download result…

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Jharkhand Board Class 12 arts result declared at jac.nic.in, 71.95% pass, check it here

The Jharkhand Academic Council (JAC) on Tuesday declared the result of the humanities stream of Class 12 board examination. The overall pass percentage is 71.95%. The pass percentage of boys is 69.19% and for girls it is 74.02%. Candidates can check their results on council’s official website jac.nic.in after they are uploaded on the website. Click on the link for Class 12 arts result and key in the required details (like roll code and roll number). The result will be displayed on the screen. This year, the exams between February…

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UP board result 2017: Yogi Adityanath to give away cash rewards to 10 toppers

Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath will give away cash rewards to the 10 high school or Class 10 and intermediate or Class 12 students, who figured in the merit list of the UP Board examinations, the results of which were declaredon Friday. The CM expressed happiness over the performance of girls who scored better than boys once again. In the high school exam, 86.50% girls passed as against 76.75% boys. Similarly, the pass percentage of girls was 88.80 as compared to 77.16 of boys in the intermediate exam. “Girls…

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Assam SEBA HSLC Class 10 board exam results 2017: Here’s how you check yours

The Assam Board of Secondary Education Assam (SEBA) High School Leaving Examination (HSLC) Class 10th board exam results 2017 were declared today at 10 am. Students can check their scores on sebaonline.org or resultsassam.nic.in. This year, over three lakh students appeared for the SEBA HSLC Class 10 exam 2017, which was conducted from February 17 to March 10, 2017. Last year the overall pass percentage was 62.79%. Here’s how you check your results: Log on to SEBA’s official website sebaonline.org or resultsassam.nic.in Click on HSLC results 2017 Key in your…

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Tamil Nadu Board (TNBSE) Class 12 results: Here’s how you can check

Chennai: Tamil Nadu Board Higher Secondary Exam (TNBSE), Class 12 results were declared by the Tamil Nadu Board of Secondary Education on Friday, 10 am. Click here to check your results. Key in your registration number and date of birth and click on get marks. Your results will be displayed on the screen. About 8,98,763 students appeared for the Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) examinations. Here’s how students can check their results: Log on to the official website Submit roll number, other details The results will be displayed. Take a printout…

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On board Ryanair’s first luxury jet: did it make me feel like a VIP?

As corporate jet services go, this was more prosecco class than champagne but it might take off with groups of sport fans Hen parties are among the target market for the £4,000 an hour service. Photograph: Fintan Clarke/Ryanair There is no scrum at the boarding gate and enough legroom to tap dance in. This is Ryanair, but not as we know it. With the tap of plastic champagne flutes, the Irish airline’s new corporate jet service embarked on its maiden voyage on Tuesday, with a short hop from London Gatwick…

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New bar car on board Venice Simplon-Orient-Express

A new Bar Car christened ‘3674’ is unveiled aboard the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express. ‘3674’s’ new interiors feature vibrant blues and golds, reflecting the iconic livery of the historic carriages and patterns inspired by the train’s marquetry. ‘3674’ is the social hub of the legendary Venice Simplon-Orient-Express and the scene of many a celebration from romantic proposals to milestone anniversaries and birthdays. Gathered together in the bar car, guests are transported to a by-gone era of elegance. Head barman Walter Nisi has created a new cocktail menu for the 2016 season and…

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