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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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Bihar Board Class 12 topper Sakshy Kumari wants to become an IAS officer, work for girls’ education
Sat, Mar 28, 2020

BSEB inter 12th result 2020: The topper believes if the government promises women reservation in civil services, many parents will encourage their daughters to pursue higher studies

Coronavirus: No decision to postpone NEET 2020, says MHRD
Mon, Mar 23, 2020

"The decision to reschedule the NEET will be taken on the basis of the situation. For now, the NEET will be conducted as per schedule," said HRD secretary Amit Khare

West Bengal Uccha Madhyamik exams 2020 to be held as per schedule, says Partha Chatterjee
Sat, Mar 21, 2020

West Bengal HS exams 2020: "Only four papers are left to conclude the Higher Secondary (HS) examinations, so the government has till now decided not to postpone the Uccha Madhyamik examinations," said Education Minister Partha Chatterjee.

Coronavirus outbreak to delay UP Board exam result declaration
Wed, Mar 18, 2020

UPMSP UP Board Class 10th, 12th result 2020: The Uttar Pradesh board has put on hold the evaluation process till April 2, 2020. The results of Class 10, 12 are likely to be announced in May.

Why CLAT application fee is so high
Sun, Mar 15, 2020

The HRD committee in its report in 2018 clearly stated that the registration fees of CLAT should not be more than Rs 1,500. The committee also found it egregious that the examination authorities were making a profit as high as 90 per cent on the application fees

Aligarh Muslim University reschedules examination due to lack of centres
Mon, Mar 09, 2020

The revised examination is scheduled to begin from April 1, 2020.

Bihar Board Intermediate result by March-end, Matric by April
Wed, Mar 11, 2020

BSEB Class 10, 12 results 2020: The results of the intermediate, class 12 examination will be released by March-end. Over 12 lakh students have appeared for the intermediate examination that was concluded on February 13.

CBSE class 12 Political Science: ‘Paper follows NCERT pattern’; check analysis
Fri, Mar 06, 2020

CBSE class 12 political science: The political science paper was conducted on Friday, and according to students, the paper was quite easy.

CBSE Class 12 accountancy paper analysis: ‘One marker section difficult’
Thu, Mar 05, 2020

CBSE Class 12 accountancy exam 2020: The students rated the paper as moderate, with questions from one marker section conceptual. Check paper analysis

CBSE Class 12th English paper based on current-affairs, students find exam tricky
Thu, Feb 27, 2020

CBSE Class 12th English paper analysis: "It is an unlikely difficult paper we have ever seen. There is no point to ask the 12th standard student about no-detention policy or literacy rate," said English teacher Ruby Hore

UP board class 10 exam 2020: Solved answer sheets found at Kaushambi school, FIR lodged
Tue, Feb 25, 2020

UP board class 10 exam 2020: The incident was reported at Hariom Sahu Higher Secondary School, Azhuwa, where 30 solved High School mathematics copies found

West Bengal WBJEE 2020 results after HS exam
Mon, Feb 24, 2020

West Bengal WBJEE Result 2020: The results will be declared in April, after the closure of the Higher Secondary examination on March 27, 2020

UP board likely to re-conduct class 12th Physics exam after paper leak
Sun, Feb 23, 2020

UP board exam 2020: On Thursday, February 20, the physics paper of XY series went viral hours before the examination. According to the board official, the leaked Physics paper was the same the students appeared for

West Bengal Madhyamik exams: Images of Bengali question paper goes viral on social media
Thu, Feb 20, 2020

West Bengal board Madhyamik exams: The paper of Bengali language allegedly got viral on social media, circulated in various Whatsapp group, hours after the commencement of Madhyamik examination

From this year, CBSE plans to substitute ‘fail’ and ‘compartmental’
Wed, Feb 19, 2020

The committee will ask suggestions from school principals and educationists to replace these words.

Bihar Board Class 10 exam: 50 expelled for cheating on day 1
Tue, Feb 18, 2020

Bihar board matric exam: According to the board official, the maximum incidents of copying were reported from Nalanda, with 12 candidates expelled and six in Rohtas and Madhubani.

13.61% more female students to appear in West Bengal Madhyamik exam, highest in recent years
Tue, Feb 18, 2020

WBBSE Madhyamik exam 2020: Over 10.15 lakh students will sit for the Madhyamik examination with 5,76,009 femle students and 4,39,879 male students. The Class 10 examination will begin from February 18.

Bihar Board matric exams begins today, 15.29 lakh to appear
Mon, Feb 17, 2020

Bihar Board 10th exam: A total of 15.29 lakh students registered for the matriculation examination, with 7,74,415 students for the first shift, and 7,54,978 students in second shift

Assam cop Ratul Gogoi turns ‘good samaritan’, distributes pens to Class 12 students
Thu, Feb 13, 2020

Assam AHSEC Class 12 exam: The Assam Police decided to felicitate the policeman with a cash award of Rs 10,000.

31 expelled for cheating on day 1 of Assam AHSEC HS exam
Thu, Feb 13, 2020

Assam AHSEC Class 12 examination: The maximum incidents of cheating were reported from Dhubri where a total of 14 students were expelled for cheating, with 8 examinees from Hailakandi, 6 from Karimganj.