NTA invites application for National Aptitude Test 2021; check who all can apply

The National Testing Agency announced the conduct of the National Aptitude Test (NAT-2021), a project aimed to help the students acquire knowledge and skills apart from academics. The registration process began on October 11 and the last date to apply is October 18. Interested candidates can apply online at…

Telangana SSC syllabus to be same as last year, students to take only 6 papers

The Board of Secondary Education (BSE), Telangana, has decided to go ahead with the same syllabus as last year for class 10 or SSC. The students who have entered class 10 this year will study the same syllabus prescribed for students who enrolled in the academic session 2020-21. Telangana SSC students appearing for…

‘Was important to write about the bits that, in my eyes, didn’t work’: Uday Bhatia on his book on Satya

Ram Gopal Varma’s Satya released in 1998 and uncovered a peculiar site of curiosity — the inner lives of gangsters. It altered the depiction of outlaws in Hindi films without deviating from the demands of the genre. But before that, the film changed the lives of a director who barely spoke Hindi but was…

AUD extends admissions date under first list, second cut-off to be out on Oct 11 now

Ambedkar University Delhi (AUD) has extended the date for physical verification of documents and online payment of fees for applicants who have secured admissions to undergraduate courses on the basis of the first cut-off list. As a result, the second cut-off has been delayed by three days and will now be released on…

NID Admission 2022 begins for BDes and MDes; know details here

The National Institute of Design (NID) has started the admission process for BDes and MDes courses. Candidates who are interested in studying fashion designing from the institutes need to appear and qualify for the NID entrance exam 2022. The exam is due to be held on January 2, 2022. To get admission, candidates…

BHU UET 2021 exams rescheduled again, check revised dates here

The National Testing Agency (NTA) has once again rescheduled the exam dates for few papers of Banaras Hindu University (BHU) UET 2021. As per the notification, test paper codes 104 and 105 which were earlier scheduled for October 6 will now be conducted on October 9, 2021. “Due to various issues at the…

CM Stalin writes to chief ministers of 12 states, seeks support against NEET

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin has sought the support of chief ministers of 12 states against the conduct of the medical entrance examination NEET. The letter has been written with an aim to highlight “the need to put up a united effort to restore the primacy of state governments in administering the education…

ICAR AIEEA-PG, AICE JRF provisional answer key 2021 released, here’s how to download

NTA ICAR AIEEA 2021: The National Testing Agency (NTA) today released the provisional answer key for the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR’s) All India Entrance Examination for Admission, AIEEA (PG) and AICE-JRF/SRF(PhD) on its official websites, nta.ac.in and icar.nta.ac.in.  Questions, provisional…

Schools shut, lockdown imposed in 61 Ahmednagar villages

The Ahmednagar district administration has imposed a 10-day lockdown in 61 villages that reported more than 10 cases of Covid-19 on a daily basis for the past few days. While announcing the decision, officials said that schools in these containment zones will remain shut while elsewhere they will reopen on…

IIT Madras launches two diploma courses in programming and data science

The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras is launching two diploma programmes in programming and data science. The courses would be delivered through a comprehensive learning delivery model that competes with a classroom learning experience. The courses include lecture videos, lecture-based activity…