Class VIII

Timelines
Delhi: Students till Class VIII to be promoted without exams

30 Mar 2020

Delhi: Students till Class VIII to be promoted without exams

The Delhi government on Monday announced that government school students till Class VIII will be promoted to the next class without appearing for examinations.

Unemployment fears strike UP village after BJP MLA welcomes refugees

09 Feb 2020

Unemployment fears strike UP village after BJP MLA welcomes refugees

Earlier this month, BJP MLA Vikram Saini had vowed to help 25 Hindu Pakistani refugees settle in the Kawal village of Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar district.

JEE Advanced topper cracked NTSE, KVPY; is a published author

27 Jun 2019

JEE Advanced topper cracked NTSE, KVPY; is a published author

As the results of the JEE Advanced 2019 were declared on June 14, Sonipat-resident Manan Agarwal emerged as Haryana's state topper, with an all-India rank of 14 (score 302/372).

13-year-old Kanpur-boy has written 37 letters to Modi. Here's why

09 Jun 2019

13-year-old Kanpur-boy has written 37 letters to Modi. Here's why

Children are often the responsibility of their parents but a 13-year-old boy from Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, has shown otherwise.

Class X topper, an app developer, wishes to join IIT

10 May 2019

Class X topper, an app developer, wishes to join IIT

After the Central Board of Secondary Education declared the Class X results on Monday, 25 students, who scored 498 marks out of 500, were placed at the second rank all over the country.

CBSE to introduce AI as sixth-subject in upcoming academic year

16 Mar 2019

CBSE to introduce AI as sixth-subject in upcoming academic year

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has decided to introduce new subjects as a part of the curriculum for the upcoming academic year, to keep up with the growing importance of technology and health.

Class-X boy kills aunt, tries making it look like suicide

06 Aug 2018

Class-X boy kills aunt, tries making it look like suicide

In a shocking incident, a Class X student killed his aunt in her Aminjikarai house in Tamil Nadu on Friday and tried to make it look like suicide by slitting her wrist.

Mumbai: 1L students quit BMC schools for lack of Class-8

05 Apr 2018

Mumbai: 1L students quit BMC schools for lack of Class-8

A Mumbai-based activist has filed a complaint with the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) claiming that over one lakh students of BMC-run schools have dropped out for lack of Class 8 in many schools.

Delhi government announces 'Happiness Classes' in schools

08 Feb 2018

Delhi government announces 'Happiness Classes' in schools

The Delhi Government on Wednesday announced about introducing 'happiness classes' in all its schools from Nursery to Class VIII, for the academic session starting from April.

Cabinet scraps no-detention policy: Students can fail in Classes V,VIII

03 Aug 2017

Cabinet scraps no-detention policy: Students can fail in Classes V,VIII

The Cabinet has scrapped the no-detention policy of schools which allowed automatic promotion of students till Class VIII, irrespective of performance in exams.