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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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NTA JEE Main 2021: February session cut-off likely to go up, say experts
Mon, Mar 01, 2021

NTA JEE Main 2021: Ramesh Batlish, head, FIITJEE Noida said, "The cut-offs are expected to be slightly higher than the last year cut-off at 90.37 percentile considering the overall difficulty level of the papers."

JEE Main Exam 2021 day 4 analysis: ‘Paper tougher than previous session,’ says expert
Sat, Feb 27, 2021

JEE Main Exam 2021 Day 4 analysis: Ramesh Batlish, head, FIITJEE Noida said that the paper was tougher as compared to papers held on February 24, however, the questions covered almost all chapters of CBSE classes 11, 12

JEE Main Exam 2021 Day 3 analysis, students’ find maths tough
Fri, Feb 26, 2021

JEE Main Day 3 analysis 2021: The candidates who appeared for the afternoon session found maths quite difficult, while in morning session, the difficulty level of maths was of moderate. Check paper analysis

Bihar Board 12th Result 2021 not releasing this month
Mon, Feb 15, 2021

Bihar Board BSEB 12th Result 2021 Date: Last year, the intermediate exam result was announced on March 24 in record 40 days. The exam was concluded on February 13

GATE 2021 last day analysis: Maximum students attempted ‘humanities and social sciences’ from IIT-Bombay zone
Mon, Feb 15, 2021

GATE 2021: According to the organising chairman, Prof. Deepankar Choudhury, the attendance for the newly introduced subject was maximum in the IIT-Bombay zone with 82.6 per cent recorded from Goa, Gujarat and Maharashtra. A total of 13,508 students enrolled for humanities and social sciences

UP Board exams 2021: Dip in number of exam takers, 56.03 lakh register
Thu, Feb 11, 2021

UP board exams 2021: According to UPMSP secretary Divyakant Shukla, "The number of exam takers from outside the state was gradually reducing due to strict measures taken by the board in conducting exam. However, the students enrollment from the state remain intact."

Ahmedabad’s Shreya Tibrewal is ICAI CA (inter) topper, know her success strategy
Wed, Feb 10, 2021

ICAI CA result 2020: Apart from her daily study routine, Shreya followed the success tips by CA toppers in YouTube during the quarantine period. She secured 87.63 per cent marks to top the CA inter (new) exam

JEE Main clashes with CBSE, state board exams; students demand change in schedule
Tue, Feb 09, 2021

JEE Main, CBSE exam 2021: An NTA official told, "The issue regarding students' problem has been discussed, and they may be provided another day. The agency may take help of CBSE to collect the roll number of the students."

GATE 2021 day two: 79.63% attendance in shift 3, candidates find paper ‘moderately difficult’
Tue, Feb 09, 2021

GATE 2021 day 2: Deepankar Choudhury, GATE 2021 chairperson informed, a total of 1,22,029 candidates are registered to appear in shift 3, and 1,23,768 candidates in shift 4 of the engineering entrance

WBJEE 2021 likely in July, delay can affect admission process
Fri, Feb 05, 2021

WBJEE 2021: WBJEEB chairman Malayendu Saha told, "As schools, colleges are yet to open, how we will get exam centres to conduct engineering entrance. Also, there is assembly elections, so it was decided to conduct in July."

Mumbai girl Komal Kishor Jain tops ICAI CA exam
Tue, Feb 02, 2021

ICAI CA exam result 2020: The Mumbai girl also followed the online preparation tips and lectures on YouTube during the lockdown period. Though she missed her classes and friends but she said online lectures were helpful for doubt clearance

Over 22 lakh candidates appear in CTET January 2021, check paper analysis
Mon, Feb 01, 2021

CBSE CTET January 2021 analysis: A total of 22,97,062 candidates appeared in the CTET exam held today. The paper 1 and 2 were reviewed as moderate, check section-wise analysis

RRB NTPC last day analysis: ‘Difficulty level was moderate and balanced,’ say candidates
Wed, Jan 13, 2021

RRB NTPC last day analysis: The second phase of NTPC exam will be held from January 16 to 30

UPSC CSE main analysis 2020: ‘Essay paper toughest’
Fri, Jan 08, 2021

UPSC CSE main analysis 2020: The candidates reviewed the essay paper as the toughest with most of the questions being philosophical or abstract in nature.

RRB NTPC analysis 2020: Candidate rate mathematics section as difficult
Tue, Jan 05, 2021

RRB NTPC analysis 2020: While most students found the mathematics section to be tougher than the rest of the sections in the exam, experts claim the exam was moderately difficult and claim those who have attempted 65 to 70 questions can consider it to be a good attempt.

SBI PO prelims exam analysis 2020: ‘Quant section slightly difficult in balanced exam’
Tue, Jan 05, 2021

SBI PO prelims exam analysis 2020: Most students reviewed the overall difficulty level of the quant section to be slightly higher than the rest of the sections and English language sections are easy.

CAT 2020 result: Himachal student scores 99.99 percentile, dreams of becoming a CEO like Nadella, Pichai
Sat, Jan 16, 2021

CAT Result 2020 Toppers: Vishesh wants to pursue MBA from Indian Institute of Management (IIM Bangalore), and Faculty of Management Studies, Delhi University

RRB NTPC analysis 2020 day 4: Candidates found difficulty level ‘moderate’
Fri, Jan 01, 2021

Check section wise RRB NTPC analysis of day 4

Hybrid working model to remote interviews: Job trends that are likely to stay post-pandemic
Mon, Jan 04, 2021

Come 2021, employees are optimistic about job growth and appraisal, according to Indeed, 64 per cent of workers felt of having a better career opportunities and a pay rise

RRB NTPC analysis 2020 day 2: Candidates found reasoning section tough
Thu, Dec 31, 2020

RRB NTPC 2020 Shift 1 & 2 Exam Analysis: "The average number of good attempts expected between 80 to 85, slightly lesser than day one," Abhishek Patil, CEO, Oliveboard said

RRB NTPC analysis 2020 day 1: Candidates review paper as ‘moderate’
Tue, Dec 29, 2020

RRB NTPC 2020 Shift 1 & 2 Exam Analysis: The recruitment exam will be held till January 13 for appointment to 35,208 vacancies

IBPS SO prelims analysis day 1: Candidates find difficulty level ‘moderate’
Sun, Dec 27, 2020

IBPS SO prelims analysis day 1: The specialist officers (SO) prelims exam will be concluded tomorrow

IBPS clerk prelims exam analysis day 2 and 3
Mon, Dec 14, 2020

IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam Analysis 2020: The candidates appeared found the paper as moderate, with difficulty level was high in sections of numerical ability, reasoning ability, while English reviewed as easy. Check analysis of clerk exam on December 12 and 13

Engineering colleges redesign, develop teaching modules as they kick off new academic session
Sun, Dec 13, 2020

Here is how engineering colleges are planning to conduct online classes

IBPS clerk prelims analysis Day 1: Paper was ‘moderate’; check candidates, experts reaction
Sun, Dec 13, 2020

IBPS clerk prelims analysis 2020: The candidates who have appeared in the exam reviewed the paper as moderate, with sections- English, reasoning ability were easy to solve