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Arnab Mitra


Arnab Mitra is Senior Sub-Editor at The Indian Express. He is an alumnus of Jadavpur University and Indian Institute of Mass Communication, Dhenkanal. He has worked with the India Today Group.

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Two years of ‘Study in India’ later, number of foreign students sees marginal rise
Fri, Jan 24, 2020

The AISHE data of 2018-19 revealed that around 47,427 foreign students enrolled in 2018-19, which is quite similar to the previous two years, 46,144 students in 2017-18, and 47,575 (2016-17).

How to attempt CBSE Class 10th English
Thu, Jan 23, 2020

CBSE Class 10 English: The Class 10 English exam is scheduled for February 26, 2020. Prepare sample papers and last 10 years' questions to score well.

Bengal JEE Main topper appeals state board to change timings of entrance exam
Tue, Jan 21, 2020

JEE Main 2020: Delhi Public School (DPS Ruby Park) student Sreemanti Dey topped the JEE Main 2020 from West Bengal with 99.99 percentile.

Balance in preparation strategy helped me shine in JEE Main: Bihar topper
Mon, Jan 20, 2020

JEE Main 2020: Shubh Kumar topped from Bihar in JEE Main with 99.99 percentile. A total of nine students have scored 100 percentile this year

UPSC in mind, JEE Main 2020 topper Parth Dwivedi wants to work for nation’s development
Sun, Jan 19, 2020

JEE Main 2020: Parth topped the JEE Main from Rajasthan along with nine others who scored perfect 100 percentile this year

Father’s dream inspired me to become CA: Kolkata ICAI topper Abhay Bajoria
Fri, Jan 17, 2020

ICAI CA results 2019: This year, Kolkata boy Abhay Bajoria topped the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) Chartered Accountants final examination (new syllabus) with Suryansh Agarwal from Noida.

UPSC Civil Services 2019 Main exam result declared at
Wed, Jan 15, 2020

UPSC Civil Services Mains results 2019: The commission is likely to declare the results for the recruitment examinations this week. The results will be available at the websites -,

CAT 2019 topper Debarshi Chanda wants to pursue PhD in Economics from IIM
Mon, Jan 06, 2020

CAT results 2019: "The CAT score is required to apply for various PhD programmes in IIMs. I will do research in Economics and work for the development of the nation," remarked CAT topper Debarshi Chanda.

Periyar University UG, PG November results 2019 today: When, where and how to check
Mon, Jan 06, 2020

Periyar University UG, PG November Result 2019 Date and Time: The results will be released on Monday, January 6, 2019. The candidates can check the results through the website-

SSC CGL Tier III 2018: Candidates, expert’s reactions; check paper analysis
Sun, Dec 29, 2019

SSC CGL Tier III exam 2018: The essay questions asked on the topic- mportance of education in present time, and letter writing on Letter to a restaurant manager regarding poor service in quality of food

LIC Assistant Mains exam 2019: Cut-off to be around 70, check paper analysis
Mon, Dec 23, 2019

LIC Assistant Mains exam 2020: The difficulty level of the paper can be varied between easy to moderate. Check analysis in detail

CAT 2019 paper analysis: Verbal Ability section ‘tough’, check candidates’ reactions
Mon, Nov 25, 2019

CAT 2019: The candidates who have appeared for the b-school entrance examinations rated the overall paper as moderate but the difficulty level in English section as high

How IIMs started CAT to select MBA aspirants
Sun, Nov 24, 2019

CAT 2019: After 25 years, since the Common Admission Test (CAT 2019) started in 1984, the B-school entrance examination moved to computer-based test (CBT) mode in 2009.

Centre is working to scrap school examinations from 2021: MHRD
Sun, Nov 24, 2019

The HRD minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank has given its approval to work on the evaluation module, and the ministry will soon communicate the boards to work on the '5+3+3+4' structure, as informed by an HRD official.

JEE Main to go multilingual, preference to languages of states with majority candidates: MHRD
Wed, Nov 20, 2019

JEE Main 2020: Going by the number of candidates, Marathi and Telugu would be added in the JEE Main, first. As in JEE Main 2019 maximum candidates appeared from Maharashtra with 1.1 lakh applications and Andhra Pradesh and Telangana with the combined number of candidates at 1.60 lakh.

IISER-Tirupati’s research claims to treat colon cancer, wins gold at iGEM global competition
Sun, Nov 10, 2019

The research won gold at the International Genetically Engineered Machine (iGEM) global competition held at Boston, US.

NTA plans to conduct JEE Main in multiple languages: MHRD
Fri, Nov 08, 2019

JEE Main 2020: HRD secretary R. Subrahmanyam said that as the JEE Main is conducted online so there are some technical limitation in conducting the examination in all the regional languages

After West Bengal and Gujarat, Odisha scraps no-detention policy
Wed, Nov 06, 2019

The no-detention policy in classes 5 and 8 was scrapped with the Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education (Amendment) Act moved by the central government, passed in both Houses in the winter session this year.

UP board to undertake special drive to provide error-free certificates
Tue, Oct 29, 2019

UP board exams 2020: The board has also commenced online correction process in certificates, where the students who appeared in the examinations 2017 onwards can apply for corrections. The students can apply through the website-

West Bengal to announce TET exam dates soon
Sun, Nov 03, 2019

WBTET 2017: The West Bengal government is likely to notify the dates of examinations by November-end. The candidates can check the recruitment notifications through the website-