JUN 02, 2021 07:37 PM IST
Uttarakhand cancels Class 12 state board exams
Uttarakhand government on Wednesday decided to cancel Class 12 state board exams in view of the prevailing COVID situation. Announcing this, state Education Minister Arvind Pandey said that Uttarakhand Intermediate board exams have been cancelled on the lines of the CBSE and ICSE boards.
JUN 02, 2021 04:03 PM IST
MP Board Class 12 Examinations cancelled: CM
Madhya Pradesh Board Class 12 Examination has been cancelled: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan
JUN 02, 2021 03:51 PM IST
Goa Govt to decide on Class 12 board exams by evening
The Goa government will go through decisions taken by other states and also consult the Union Education Ministry before taking a call on Class 12 Goa board exams by Wednesday evening, Chief Minister Pramod Sawant said.
JUN 02, 2021 03:29 PM IST
MP to hold high-level meeting today to decide on class 12 board exams
Madhya Pradesh school education minister Inder Singh Parmar will today hold a high level meeting with MP board officials to take final decision on class 12 exams. MP education minister, Parmar was in favour of conducting final exam of class 12 but after the centre’s decision on CBSE class 12 exam, he is likely to change his decision. In the meeting, they will decide the fate of as many as
9 lakh students of class 12. Earlier, state government had cancelled the class 10 exam and released an order to prepare the result on the basis of internal marks.
JUN 02, 2021 02:19 PM IST
Gujarat government cancels Class 12 state board exam 2021
The Gujarat govt on Wednesday announced the cancellation of Class 12 board exams, news agency ANI quoted state education minister Bhupendrasinh Chudasama as saying. This comes a day after the Union Govt cancelled the Class 12 exam of CBSE due to the Covid-19 pandemic. CISCE has also cancelled the Class 12 exams.
JUN 02, 2021 01:54 PM IST
JNU entrance test 2021: Exam when it is safe for students, says VC
The Jawaharlal Nehru University entrance exams will be held whenever it is safe for the students to write it, said JNU Vice-Chancellor Jagadesh Kumar on Wednesday. “We will conduct the entrance examination whenever it is safe for the students to write. If the entrance is delayed due to the pandemic situation and if the admission of the students happens at a later date than usual, we will surely adjust our academic calendar to take care of the lost time without compromising the academic rigour,” the VC said.
JUN 02, 2021 01:19 PM IST
DU will adjust admission process without compromising on merit: VC
Delhi University will adjust its admission process to the extraordinary situation without compromising on merit, acting varsity vice-chancellor PC Joshi said after CBSE Class 12 board exams were cancelled on Tuesday and added that the Central Universities Common Entrance Test (CUCET) can be a good method..
JUN 02, 2021 12:55 PM IST
UP board 12th exam: Decision on UP Inter exam soon, says deputy CM
Uttar Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister Dinesh Sharma on Tuesday said the decision on UP Board class 12 examinations will be taken soon in a meeting with state chief minister Yogi Adityanath.
JUN 02, 2021 12:51 PM IST
Plea in Delhi HC seeks modification in tabulation of 10th marks
The Delhi High Court on Wednesday issued notice to CBSE, the Centre and the Delhi Govt on a plea seeking modification in policy for the tabulation of marks for the Class 10th Board exams 2021 based on internal assessment conducted by the school.
JUN 01, 2021 10:26 PM IST
Students, parents welcome decision to cancel Class 12 board exams
Students and parents heaved a sigh of relief after government cancelled Class 12 board exams on Tuesday in view of the Pandemic situation. The “cancelboardexams” hashtag which had been trending on Twitter for quite some days gave way to the “boardexamscancelled” chorus soon after announcement.
JUN 01, 2021 09:12 PM IST
CBSE Class 12 Exam 2021: Check Education Minister’s tweet
JUN 01, 2021 08:59 PM IST
Priyanka Gandhi Vadra congratulates Class 12 students
Priyanka Gandhi Vadra has congratulated Class 12 students after CBSE Class 12 exams were cancelled.
JUN 01, 2021 08:56 PM IST
CISCE cancels Class 12 Board Exams 2021
CISCE has cancelled Class 12 or ISC Board Examination in view of COVID-19 situation.
JUN 01, 2021 08:41 PM IST
PM Modi says govt has decided to cancel CBSE class 12 board exams
JUN 01, 2021 08:37 PM IST
Watch Video: CBSE Class 12 exams cancelled
JUN 01, 2021 08:31 PM IST
CBSE Class 12 exams: Kejriwal says ‘big relief’ that Class 12 boards cancelled
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has said it is a “big relief” that the Class 12 board exams have been cancelled. His said this after the Centre decided to cancel the CBSE Class 12 board exams due to Covid-19 situation.
PM Narendra Modi said the decision has been taken in the interest of students and the anxiety among students, parents and teachers must be put to an end.
JUN 01, 2021 08:00 PM IST
CBSE Class 12 board exam result: Ensure results are prepared based on well-defined criteria, PM to officials
PM on Tuesday directed the concerned officials to ensure that the CBSE Class 12 exam results are prepared in accordance with well-defined criteria, in a fair and time-bound manner.
JUN 01, 2021 07:54 PM IST
CBSE Class 12 board exam cancelled: PM says student friendly decision taken
Referring to the wide consultative process, PM expressed appreciation that a student friendly decision has been reached after consulting all stakeholders from across the length and breadth of India. He also thanked the States for providing feedback on this issue.
JUN 01, 2021 07:41 PM IST
CBSE Class 12 boards: All stakeholders need to show sensitivity for students
All stakeholders need to show sensitivity for students, said Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
JUN 01, 2021 07:40 PM IST
CBSE Class 12 boards: Students should not be forced to appear for exams in this situation, says PM
Students should not be forced to appear for exams in such a stressful situation: PM
JUN 01, 2021 07:39 PM IST
CBSE Class 12 boards: PM says Anxiety among students, parents and teachers must end
Anxiety among students, parents and teachers, which must be put to an end: PM
JUN 01, 2021 07:38 PM IST
CBSE Class 12 boards: Health and safety of students most important, says PM
Health and safety of our students is of utmost importance and there would be no compromise on this aspect: PM
JUN 01, 2021 07:36 PM IST
CBSE Class 12 boards: Decision on Class 12 CBSE Exams has been taken in the interest of students: PM
Decision on Class 12 CBSE Exams has been taken in the interest of students: PM
JUN 01, 2021 07:35 PM IST
CBSE will devise objective criteria to give results
CBSE Class 12 results will be made as per a well-defined objective criteria in a time-bound manner.
JUN 01, 2021 07:31 PM IST
CBSE Class 12 exam cancelled
The Union government on Tuesday decided to Cancel the CBSE class 12 examinations keeping in mind safety of students.
JUN 01, 2021 07:23 PM IST
CBSE 12th board exams: Education Secretary briefed ministers on possible options
Education Secretary briefed the ministers on possible options available regarding exams during the high-level meeting on Tuesday.
JUN 01, 2021 07:18 PM IST
CBSE 12th boards: SC adjourned hearing of plea to cancel Class 12 exams on Monday
Earlier on Monday, the Supreme Court adjourned hearing of plea seeking directions to the Centre, Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) and the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examination (CISCE) to cancel the CBSE, ICSE Class 12 exams after the Central govt sought time till Thursday.
JUN 01, 2021 07:14 PM IST
CBSE Class 12 exams: Cancel 12th boards, Kejriwal urges PM ahead of meet
Ahead on PM’s high-level meet on exams, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday urged PM Narendra Modi to cancel the Class 12 board exams in the prevailing situation as students and parents do not want exam to be conducted without vaccination.
JUN 01, 2021 07:08 PM IST
CBSE Class 12 board exams: Amit Shah, Javadekar among those present in the meet
The meeting was attended by Union Ministers including Union Home Minister Amit Shah, Environment, Forest and Climate Change Minister Prakash Javadekar, Railways Minister Piyush Goyal, Textiles Minister Smriti Irani, Petroleum, Natural Gas and Steel Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, along with senior officials including Secretary of School Education and Higher Education.
JUN 01, 2021 06:46 PM IST
CBSE Class 12 board exams: CBSE had postponed Class 12 exams on April 14
The CBSE had on April 14 announced cancellation of class 10 exams and postponement of class 12 exams in view of surge in coronavirus cases.
JUN 01, 2021 04:13 PM IST
CBSE Exam Date 2021 News: PM Modi to chair meeting on 12th exam today evening
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will chair an important meeting regarding Class 12 Board Examinations, this evening. He will be briefed on all possible options, as a result of the extensive discussions with all states and other stakeholders.
JUN 01, 2021 12:30 PM IST
CBSE Exam Date 2021: Decision unlikely today
The Union Education Ministry is unlikely to announce its decision regarding class 12 exams on Tuesday. The matter will come for hearing before the Supreme Court on Thursday and the ministry is likely to announce its decision on whether to conduct or cancel class 12 exams amid the pandemic only after the court’s decision, concerned officials told HT.
JUN 01, 2021 12:25 PM IST
CBSE Latest News: Students suggest innovative assessment methods
The students who are supposed to appear in the Class 12 board examinations this year have suggested a few “innovative ways” to evaluate them in view of Covid-19 making it “unsafe” to assess them in a conventional manner, especially as some students may not be in the right frame of mind due to the loss of loved ones amid the pandemic.
JUN 01, 2021 12:07 PM IST
CBSE Board Exam Date 2021 Class 12: Union Education Minister admitted to AIIMS
Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank has been admitted to AIIMS due to post COVID complications today, confirmed AIIMS Officials.
JUN 01, 2021 11:55 AM IST
CBSE announcement for Board Exam 2021: Supreme Court advises centre to adopt last year’s policy
In the last hearing on the petition to cancel Class 12 exams, the Supreme Court had advised the center to adopt the last year’s policy for class 12 exams. In case the center is departing from taking up the policy, they should give reasons to the court and the Court will examine it further.
JUN 01, 2021 11:40 AM IST
CBSE Board Exam 2021 Class 12: State government urge centre to vaccinate students before exams
Many state governments have suggested the center first vaccinate the Class 12 students before taking the final decision on CBSE Board Exam 2021 Class 12. Punjab and Delhi have already shared their concerns over conduct of Class 12 exams before vaccination.
JUN 01, 2021 11:25 AM IST
12th Board Exam CBSE: Nearly 300 Class 12 students write to CJI
Last week around 300 Class 12 students have sent a letter petition to the Chief Justice of India (CJI) NV Ramana to cancel the decision of the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) to conduct a physical examination amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The students have also asked the Supreme Court to direct the Central government to provide alternative assessment schemes to the students.
JUN 01, 2021 11:10 AM IST
Board Exam 2021: Delay in exams leads to delay in college admissions
Many state governments are having concerns that in case Class 12 exams are further delayed, the college admissions will also be delayed. Petitioner Advocate Mamta Sharma has informed the Supreme Court in its last hearing that process needs to be expedited, else students who wish to apply abroad will face problems in managing.
JUN 01, 2021 10:55 AM IST
2021 Board Exam Date Class 12: Date sheet for CBSE
CBSE has not released the date sheet for Class 12 exams. The Board is expected to release the date sheet depending on what Education Minister announces regarding the conduct of Class 12 board exams. The government will also clarify if the examination will be held amid the pandemic situation.
JUN 01, 2021 10:40 AM IST
CBSE Latest News for Class 12: Board proposes two options
Central Board of Secondary Education has proposed two options for conducting CBSE Class 12 examination. First conducting regular exams for 19 major subjects at notified centers or second conducting the exam for shorter duration having objective type questions at respective schools where students are enrolled between July 15 to August 26, 2021. The result for the same will be declared in September.
JUN 01, 2021 10:25 AM IST
CBSE Board Exam Update: FICCI demands cancellation of Class 12 exams
FICCI has written to the central government to cancel the Class 12 exams, cautioning that the current situation due to COVID-19 is not conducive for conducting a physical examination. In the letter written to Education Minister, the President of FICCI have mentioned that an alternate solution should be devised to determine academic progression.
JUN 01, 2021 10:10 AM IST
CBSE Class 12 Exam Date 2021: Supreme Court to hear on plea seeking cancellation on June 3
Supreme Court will again hear the plea seeking cancellation of CBSE Class 12 board exams 2021 on June 3. The highest court has adjourned the matter to Thursday after Attorney General requested them to given two days time for the Centre to announce its decision on conduct on CBSE 12th exams.
JUN 01, 2021 09:55 AM IST
CBSE Exam 2021: RSS affiliated body writes to PM
RSS affiliated body has written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on conduct on Class 12 board exams. The body has urged the PM to ensure that the exams are held and suggested various options including changing the pattern to objective and allowing students to solve question papers at home or take exams of only 2-3 subjects.
JUN 01, 2021 09:40 AM IST
CBSE Board Exam 2021: Watch what Education Minister said
Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank after the high level meeting on May 23 had released a video on his official Twitter account. Check the video here.
JUN 01, 2021 09:24 AM IST
CBSE: Centre informs Supreme Court decision in next two days
Centre has informed the Supreme Court on May 31 hearing that the decision on CBSE Board Exams 2021 for Class 12 will be taken in the next two days. The decision as earlier said by Education Minister will be in favour of students and will be taken keeping the safety of the students in consideration amid pandemics.
JUN 01, 2021 09:07 AM IST
CBSE Class 12 Board Exam 2021: Priyanka Gandhi Vadra writes to Education Minister
Priyanka Gandhi Vadra has written to Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank asking him to not holding the CBSE Class 12 Board Exam 2021 amid the pandemic. She said that children will be subjected to great injustice if they are pushed into circumstances that endanger their lives.
JUN 01, 2021 08:52 AM IST
CBSE Class 12: Decision likely today
Education Minister is expected to announce CBSE Class 12 decision likely today. The announcement will be made by Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank anytime soon. The decision on conduct of exam, schedule and other information is expected to be released soon after the announcement.