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Student wanted ‘out-of-body experience’, suggests email

JNU youth’s parents had no clue about his mental state The Jawaharlal Nehru University student who was found dead inside the varsity’s library on Sunday wanted to have an “out-of-body experience”, suggests the email that he sent to his professor. The document accessed by The Hindu reads: “Ever to the surface, in the past few […]

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City student tops JEE main paper 2 in State

The National Testing Academy released the results of the Joint Entrance Examination (Main) Examination of Paper-2 for Bachelors in Architecture or Planning on Wednesday. Udith Kumar V., a student of Narayana E-Techno school in the city, was named the topper in the State. For the first time, the examination was conducted in two shifts. The […]

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Government school student clears JEE Main

A former Plus Two student of Mannachanallur Girls’ Higher Secondary School has cleared JEE (Joint Entrance Exam) Main after undergoing training under the Thoduvanam initiative of the education department. G. Sharmila, the student, has now set her sights on clearing JEE Advanced so as to gain entry into any of the Indian Institutes of Technology. […]

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SSLC: Many schools had student strength in single digits

This includes several that saw cent per cent passes and also those which did not see even one student pass Many schools that enjoyed the distinction of bagging cent per cent passes and those that received flak for not seeing a single candidate pass the Secondary School Leaving Certificate examination had student strength of single […]

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Inter student ends life

A first year Intermediate student who failed in zoology paper ended life by burning herself at Kondronipally village of Dhanwada mandal in Narayanpet district on Saturday. The girl rushed out of a room on the first floor of her house after setting herself on fire and accidentally fell to the ground, writhing in pain. The […]

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Pune student wins Asia young designer award

The belief that space can impact emotional well-being led Tanay Bothara, a student of city-based Padmabhushan Vasantdada Patil College of Architecture, to design play spaces for children of war-torn Syria and win the Nippon’s Asia Young Designer Award 2019 in Singapore on Tuesday. The 23-year-old beat 8,500 students from 14 countries to win the award. […]

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PU student appears for exam lying on bed

Kanhaiya M. was determined to write the examination on Friday and not be bogged down by his disabilities. The 18-year-old suffers from muscular dystrophy, a genetic disorder. He wrote the economics paper with the help of a scribe. He had this disability since he was seven years old and now finds it difficult to sit […]

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KV schools pray for former student Wg Cdr Abhinandan

Hours before Pakistan announced the release of Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman, students and parents of Kendriya Vidyalaya DRDO and Kendriya Vidyalaya NAL held a prayer meeting for his release on Thursday. It was a nostalgic yet tense moment for many of the teachers as Wg Cdr Varthaman was a student of these schools. He studied […]

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Class XII student held, charged with sedition

‘Posted pro-Pakistan slogans on WhatsApp’ A 19-year-old youth has been arrested in Greater Noida after being charged with sedition for his alleged anti-national activities on social media, the police said on Tuesday. Nabbed during checks He was nabbed around 10.30 p.m. on Monday during a security check near Dungarpur, they said. ‘Spreading hatred’ The Class […]