Maharashtra board announces time table for SSC, HSC supplementary exam – Times of India

PUNE: The supplementary exam of secondary school certificate (SSC, std X) and higher secondary certificate (HSC, std XII) will start from November 20 and exams will conclude on December 7, a statement issued by the Maharashtra state secondary and higher secondary education said on Tuesday. The state board also released the entire time table for … Read more

TRP manipulation scam: Mumbai police summons Republic TV CFO | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Mumbai Police on Friday summoned the CFO of Replublic TV Sundaram S in connnection with the ongoing Television Rating Points (TRP) manipulation probe case. Mumbai police had on Thursday said that three TV channels, including Republic TV, were being probed on charges of manipulating TRP. The two other TV channels under scrutiny are … Read more

Maharashtra minister holds meet on demands of non-teaching staff – Times of India

MUMBAI: Maharashtra Higher and Technical Education Minister Uday Samant on Monday held a meeting on demands raised by non-teaching staff of non-agriculture universities and colleges. The staffers have been demanding implementation of the Seventh Pay Commission. The minister urged them to withdraw the stir as the state government was positive about their demands. “A meeting … Read more

Maha District Institute of Education and Training employees without pay since May – Times of India

MUMBAI: Nearly 850 employees from the state‚Äôs District Institute of Education and Training (DIET) have not received their salaries since May. The employees wore black bands to work as a sign of protest. Part of the centrally sponsored schemes, the expenditure for the academic programme is shared in a 60-40 ratio between the Centre and … Read more

Uday Samant reviews exam preparations in Marathwada varsity – Times of India

AURANGABAD: Maharashtra Minister for Higher and Technical Education Uday Samant on Saturday reviewed the preparations afoot at the Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University here to conduct exams scheduled to start from October 1. A total of 1.14 lakh students will appear for the exams, including 36,000 “repeaters”, he said, adding that 92 per cent of … Read more

24 candidates score 100 percentile after turbulent JEE-M exam – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Twenty-four candidates scored 100 percentile in Paper 1 of JEE (Main) this year for admission to engineering courses, according to the final merit list announced by the National Testing Agency (NTA) late Friday night. The results are based on the performance of candidates in the tests held in January and September. Eight candidates … Read more

Maharashtra govt scraps 70:30 admission norm in medical courses – Times of India

MUMBAI: The Maharashtra government on Tuesday scrapped the 70:30 region-wise formula for admission in medical courses in the state. The formula implied reservation for 70 per cent locals (from that region) in medical colleges and 30 per cent from rest of the state. Making an announcement in the state Assembly, Medical Education Minister Amit Deshmukh … Read more