Bihar Topper Scam
The topper scam is a corruption scandal of Bihar. It came into limelight on 31 May 2016 when the Bihar School Examination Board’s Arts and Humanities topper Ruby Rai, Science topper Saurabh Shrestha and third topper in Science stream Rahul Kumar were interviewed by television channels and they were unable to answer the basic questions.
04 Sep 2017
Bihar: Aadhaar to be made mandatory for examinations following topper-fraud
Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) is going to make Aadhaar number or any other valid ID's number mandatory for filling up matriculation and intermediate examination forms from 2018.
27 Jun 2017
Scam-hit Bihar board flies in toppers for 'physical verification'
After two consecutive years of being left red-faced over its fraud "toppers", the Bihar School Examination Board made doubly sure the rank-holders in the 2017 Class X exams were genuine.
05 Jun 2017
Bihar topper scam- Principal, secretary of Ganesh's school arrested
The principal, secretary and clerk of Sanjay Gandhi High School in Samastipur have been arrested for admitting Bihar Intermediate Arts "topper" Ganesh Kumar into the school in 2014 on the basis of forged documents.
04 Jun 2017
Bihar 'Arts topper' also a fraud, embezzled Rs. 15 lakh
Ganesh Kumar, the alleged 'Arts topper' who had fudged his date of birth to take the Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) Class XII exam was also involved in a chit fund scam.
03 Jun 2017
Bihar Class XII topper arrested for falsifying age
Bihar Intermediate Arts "topper" Ganesh Kumar was arrested for falsifying his age in exam-related documents. He is 42, but had declared himself as 24.
31 May 2017
Bihar- Class XII pass percentage drops 32% after major embarrassment
A year after a major results scam embarrassed the Bihar School Examination Board, a mere one-third of 12.4 lakh students who appeared for their Class XII exams passed this time.
13 Apr 2017
Bihar university's new low: University forgets to print question papers
Bihar, usually grabbing headlines for question paper leaks, is in news again for a strange reason.
09 Sep 2016
Bihar State Board to digitize examination system
In the wake of the controversial toppers scam in the state, the Bihar School Examination Board has decided to digitize the examination correction format.
05 Sep 2016
Exam forms to be linked to Aadhar
In an attempt to curb the increasing instances of forgery, the Bihar School Examination Board has decided to link the exam forms to the students' Aadhar numbers.
28 Jun 2016
Bihar's former examination board secretary arrested in toppers scam
Bihar's former Bihar School Examination Board secretary Hariharnath Jha was arrested today for his alleged connection to the toppers scam in Bihar.