02 Sep 2011
The decision of abolition of Board exams and implementation of grading system in Class 10 by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has been given a ‘go forth’ by the High Court while rejecting a petition challenging the decision.
19 May 2016
New Delhi: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has advised schools to include yoga as an activity for assessment under Comprehensive and Continuous Evaluation (CCE) of students and provide grades for it in the report card.
01 Sep 2011
Declaring the birth anniversary of India’s first Education Minister Maulana Abul Kalam Azad as the National Education Day, the Union Human Resource and Development (HRD) Ministry has sought suggestions from students on the newly implemented grading system or the Continuous and Comprehensive Evaluation (CCE).
25 Apr 2012
Repeated exposure to cocaine reduces the activity of a protein essential for normal functioning of the brain's reward system, thus enhancing the reward for cocaine use and stimulating addiction, a new study has revealed.
18 Jul 2016
London: Turning out the lights while you sleep may be good for your health, say scientists who found that mice kept under conditions of constant artificial light for a period of months showed muscle loss and early signs of osteoporosis.
09 Jul 2013
There are advantages and disadvantages to an open-plan office - a single giant room where there is not much to separate you from a co-worker seated next to you.
01 Aug 2016
New Delhi: The rainy season may affect the immune system, so it is important to keep yourself hydrated and eat lots of green vegetables, says an expert.
18 Jul 2016
Washington: As we wait for Juno's first close-up images of Jupiter, NASA continues to explore our solar system to help answer fundamental questions about whether we are alone in the universe.
16 Jul 2016
Boston: In a startling discovery, scientists have found that immune system can directly affect, and even change, social behaviour, a finding that may have great implications for neurological diseases such as autism-spectrum disorders and schizophrenia.
08 Apr 2012
In a bid to enhance the academic performance, the Directorate of Education has directed all government schools to conduct weekly tests for the students under the Continuous and Comprehensive Evaluation (CCE) system. The tests will be held every week on Tuesday and Thursday.