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Board exams twice a year, removal of arts, science and humanities streams: NCF proposes key changes

The draft said that the two board exams would give time to students to prepare, and the test papers would be based on suitable software.  

07 Apr 2023

'Could be an oversight', NCERT chief on references to Mahatma Gandhi being removed from textbooks

Saklani said the furor over the missing content on Gandhi's assassination has been “blown out of proportion” as new books under the National Education Policy 2020 will roll out next year.

06 Apr 2023

India recorded 33 heat-related deaths in 2022, none in 2023 yet

In 2019, 215 heat-related deaths were reported, with Bihar reporting as many as 121 deaths. This was followed by Telangana and Andhra Pradesh with 42 and 29 heat-related deaths respectively. 

21 Mar 2023

G20: Thiruvananthapuram to hold first health working group meeting from Jan 18

India also plans to host a side event with each HWG meeting to enrich, supplement and support G20 discussions.

17 Jan 2023