Two injured in US school shooting

Washington, May 26 : Two people were critically injured after a shooter fired at students on Friday in a middle school in the US state of Indiana, media reports said. The shooting was reported shortly after 8 a.m. local time at Noblesville West Middle School. Noblesville is located north of the state capital Indianapolis, Xinhua […]

Menstrual hygiene status improves in Bihar, Jharkhand

New Delhi, May 25 : Around 74 per cent girls in Bihar and 76 per cent in Jharkhand used sanitary pads and cloth now, up from 50 per cent and 46 per cent in these two states respectively after the implementation of the “Paheli ki Saheli” programme, according to sanitary napkin brand ‘Stayfree’ manufacturer Johnson […]

Modi urges Visva-Bharati University to develop 100 villages

Santiniketan (West Bengal), May 25 : Lauding the Visva-Bharati University for its rural construction programme in the neighbouring areas, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday urged the institution to bring 100 villages into its ambit by 2021 — its centenary year. “I have been told that you are doing development work in around 50 villages. […]

States can allocate leftover PG seats in medical courses: SC

New Delhi, May 25 : The Supreme Court on Friday said the state governments across the country can allocate remaining seats in post graduate medical courses in private medical colleges on the basis of all-India NEET merit list. A vacation bench of Justice A.M. Khanwilkar and Justice Indu Malhotra also extended the applicability of its […]

CBSE to declare class 12 results on Saturday

New Delhi, May 25 : Class 12 exam results of the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will be announced on Saturday, an official said. “CBSE Class 12 results for Academic Session 2017-18 to be declared on May 26,” School Education Secretary Anil Swarup said in a tweet. The CBSE) later announced that the Class […]

Committee to look into CLAT-2018 complaints

New Delhi, May 25 : A grievance redressal committee set up by the National University for Advanced Legal Studies (NUALS) will look into the complaints of the candidates who appeared for CLAT-2018 on a case-to-case basis. The candidates had complained of facing technical glitches in their online examination apart from issues involving cheating and some […]