UP board exams: students will now write under CCTVs

Uttar Pradesh chief secretary Rajive Kumar said the move is aimed to ensure copying-free board exams to be held across state. Photo: Hindustan Times Lucknow: The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh on Saturday issued directions to install CCTV cameras in all board examination centres by December to check copying. Chief secretary Rajive Kumar said the move is aimed to ensure copying-free board exams to be held across the state. He said to bring improvement in the quality of education in the schools, a better work plan should be made in…

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CBSE school-based exams: Few takers, but high scores, Mumbai results reveal

Of 16 lakh Class 10 Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) students across India, more than 7.81 lakh opted for the school-based tests over board exams, which are considered to be more stressful. However, students will not have the same option next year, as school exams will be scrapped from this year. Five of 200 Class 10 students from RN Podar School, Santacruz, opted for the school exams. Of them, Rithvik Sharma secured a 8.8 cumulative grade point average (CGPA). “We wanted him to be comfortable, as he suffers from a…

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IBPS clerk results: No interviews this year after main exams?

In all likelihood, the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) won’t conduct any interview for clerk posts this year. According to media reports and sources close to banking sector, IBPS is all set to scrap the interviews this year. Also, there is a possibility that IBPS may introduce psychometric test for the IBPS clerk aspirants. Moreover, IBPS is set to declare the scorecard soon on its official website after they get final nod and clarification from the concerned authorities. The director has requested to follow IBPS website for further information…

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