Naveen Patnaik virtually inaugurates OVEP

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Odisha CM Virtually Launches Olympic Values Education Programme In 90 Schools

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik virtually inaugurated the Olympic Values Education Programme (OVEP) in 90 schools on May 24. The International Olympic Committee created the OVEP as a practical set of resources. CM Naveen Patnaik remarked that this was the start of a new Olympic movement in India. The program's goal is to spread this value-based education so that children may grow up to be active, healthy, and responsible citizens.  

Wed, 25 May 2022 - 11:05 AM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Education, Odisha, Olympic Values Education Program, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, Olympics

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Delhi Deputy CM Presents Delhi's Education Approach At Education World Forum-2022, London

Manish Sisodia, the Deputy Chief Minister of Delhi, spoke before 122 education ministers and professionals from around the world at the Education World Forum, 2022 in London on May 23. As per Sisodia, the Delhi administration increased people's faith in the government school system by prioritizing education. According to him, the number of pupils enrolled in Delhi government schools has grown by 21% since 2015. 

Tue, 24 May 2022 - 02:25 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Education, Delhi Government , Government School, School, Education World Forum

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NEET UG 2022 Registration Deadline Extended; Check Details Here

The National Testing Agency (NTA) has extended the last date of registration for NEET UG 2022, to May 15. Earlier, the last date for registration was May 6, which has now been superseded. The extention had come as a blessing to students who were not able to register before May 6. Reportedly, the duration of the exam will be three hours and 20 minutes, and will be conducted offline.

Mon, 09 May 2022 - 05:07 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: NEET, NEET UG 2022, NTA, ENTRANCE EXAM, Education

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Ukraine-Returned Indian Medical Students Flag Poor Quality Of Online Education

Several Ukraine-returned Indian medical students have been complaining about the poor quality of online education being provided by their universities. Mahtab Raza, a fourth-year MBBS student of Sumy State Medical University, rues, "Students are paying their tuition fees but the lecturers are having to cut off their lectures after 5-10 minutes due to security threats or are not teaching whole-heartedly." He feels that the quality of education… read-more

Wed, 04 May 2022 - 03:26 PM / by Varun Das

Tags: Ukraine, MBBS, Medical, medical education, Education

Courtesy: The Indian Express

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Odisha School Timings Revised Amid Heatwave

Schools in Odisha have reopened with revised timings, as per the state government instructions, thanks to concerns over ongoing heatwaves in the region. The Odisha education department announced on 1st May, "Keeping the current scenario of heatwave into consideration, the teaching hours for all schools have been rescheduled." The school hours in the state will now be from 6:00 AM till 9:00 AM.

Mon, 02 May 2022 - 07:29 PM / by Varun Das

Tags: heatwave, Heatwaves, Schools, Odisha, Education

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NEET UG 2022 Registration Deadline Extended, Check Date

The National Testing Agency (NTA) has extended the last date to apply for NEET UG 2022 from May 6 till May 15. The entrance test is slated for July 17 this year. The interested candidates can apply for the entrance test at neet.nta.nic.in. The NTA notification notes, “the scores of NEET (UG) will be used for the selection of FEMALE Candidates Only for admission to the B.Sc. (Nursing) Course."

Mon, 02 May 2022 - 05:14 PM / by Varun Das

Tags: NEET, competitive exam, ENTRANCE EXAM, Exam, Education

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58-Year-Old Odisha MLA Appears For Class 10 Exam

A 58-year-old MLA in Odisha's Phulbani, who had to drop out of school over forty years ago, recently appeared for the first in the ongoing Class 10 papers. Angada Kanhar, a BJD MLA, shared that he had to leave education abruptly due to some family reasons. He is, however, not the only politician to appear for the exams. Luckily for them, there is no age limit for the exams.

Sat, 30 Apr 2022 - 07:02 PM / by Varun Das

Tags: Exams, School, politician, MLA, Education

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Education Ministry Scraps MP, DM Quotas For Admissions To Kendriya Vidyalaya

The Education Ministry has decided to remove the Member of Parliament (MP) and District Magistrate (DM) quotas, among others, for admissions to Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan (KVS). Some government sources have called it a revolutionary decision. A KV official said, "The provision of admissions will continue for a single girl child, and those orphaned due to Covid under (the) PM Cares Children Scheme".

Wed, 27 Apr 2022 - 06:19 PM / by Varun Das

Tags: Education, Central Government, Education Ministry, kvs, quota

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Rahul Gandhi Slams CBSE Over Syllabus Change

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has called out the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) over syllabus change. Just days after the CBSE removed from chapters the History and Political Science syllabus for classes 10 and 12, Rahul Gandhi took to Twitter to slam them. He tweeted out a picture, labelling the board, "Central Board of Suppressing Education." He captioned the post, "Rashtriya Shiksha Shredder."

Mon, 25 Apr 2022 - 04:56 PM / by Varun Das

Tags: Education, CBSE, Central Board of Secondary Education, Rahul Gandhi, politics

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NEET MDS Admit Card To Be Out; Check Details Here

The National Board of Examinations in Medical Sciences is set to release the admit card for the NEET MDS 2022, on April 25. The admit cards would be available for download on the official NBEMS website. The candidates have to visit the official website, click on the link to the admit card, enter their log-in credentials, and just download the admit card. Notably, the… read-more

Sun, 24 Apr 2022 - 01:42 PM / by Varun Das

Tags: Education, NEET, neet mds exam 2022, Competitive Exams, ENTRANCE EXAMS

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