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Day: March 24, 2021

CBSE launches competency-based assessment framework for classes 6 to 10

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Wednesday launched a competency-based assessment framework for classes 6-10 for three subjects — English (reading), Science, and Maths.The framework is a part of the CBSE Competency Based Education Project that aims to replace the existing rote learning model as directed in the new National Education Policy (NEP) […]Read More

Karthyayani Amma, the superhero nonagenarian of the 21st century

Karthyayani Amma, the famous nonagenarian from Kerala became a national celebrity after passing a literacy examination with top marks at the age of 96. She met state ministers C. Raveendranath and Pinarayi Vijayan and received the Nari Shakti Puraskar award. Born in 1922, she hails from Cheppad in the state of Kerala. As a child, […]Read More

Raipur boy Bhramar Jain tops ICAI CA final exam

Twenty-two-year-old Bhramar Jain topped the CA final (new course) exam with 76.38 per cent, the result of which was announced on March 21. The credit, said Jain, goes to family and friends. “Most of my classmates started preparing for the CA exams even before we passed class 12.  This had set the environment for the […]Read More