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Competitive exams

IELTS In Pandemic: Increased Takers, Frauds, Change In Conduct

Jan 13, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

Official data by the IDP says that IELTS exam test takers increased by 15% in the pandemic years in India. Let us take a look at the other changes that the pandemic brought along with it, in and around the English proficiency test.

Guj: AAP To Intensify Protest Over Clerk Exam Paper Leak; Fast Of Two Leaders Enters Day 4

Dec 26, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The party will launch a door-to-door campaign "to expose the BJP's mentality, and garner support from people for the protest," Sorathiya said.

UP Govt Brought Transparency In Exams, Curbed Cheating Mafia: Deputy CM Dinesh Sharma

Deputy Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh Dinesh Sharma said the state government has brought transparency in checking answer sheets of higher classes, worked on curbing cheating mafia and conducted fair exams online.

Guj: Exam For Recruitment To Govt Posts Cancelled After Paper Leak; Key Accused Held

Dec 21, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The written exam for the recruitment of 186 head clerks was held at different centres across the state on December 12 by the Gujarat Subordinate Service Selection Board (GSSSB), with nearly 88,000 aspirants appearing for the test.

CET 2021 Likely To Be Held In September: Union Minister Jitendra Singh

For conducting the exam, the National Recruitment Agency has been constituted with the approval of the Union Cabinet, said the Union Minister

27 February, 2021

Maharashtra: State Board Exams For Classes 10, 12 To Be Held From April 23-May 21

Outlook Web Bureau

Exams for class 10 will be conducted between April 23 and May 21, while those for class 12 will be held between April 29 and May 20, officials said

05 February, 2021

UPSC Aspirants Who Appeared For 2020 Exam Amid Covid To Get One Extra Chance

Outlook Web Bureau

In a note filed in the apex court, the Centre said that no relaxation shall be granted for CSE-2021 to those candidates who have not exhausted their permissible number of attempts.

16 December, 2020

JEE-Mains Schedule: Frequency Of Tests Next Year To Be Announced Today


There will be no change in the syllabus for medical entrance exam NEET or engineering entrance exam JEE-Main next year

30 November, 2020

Man Who Appeared In JEE-Mains On Behalf Of Assam 'Topper' Arrested From Delhi


Others arrested in the case include Neel Nakshatra Das, who 'topped' the examination in the state, his doctor father Jyotirmoy Das and four other alleged accomplices.

20 November, 2020

Exams For Central Govt Jobs Must Be Held In Regional Languages: KCR Writes To Modi


The exams are currently held in Hindi and English

13 November, 2020

Are Examinations More Important Than Our Lives?

Some ICAI Students

Some aspiring chartered accountants make a fervent plea to the ICAI to delay the offline examinations due to the pandemic


22 October, 2020

JEE-Main To Be Conducted In More Regional Languages: Minister

Prakash Kumar

National Testing Agency to prepare list of the regional languages based on consultation with the states.

17 October, 2020

NEET 2020: 19 Poor Medical Aspirants Crack Exam With Help Of Odisha-Based Charitable Group


Zindagi foundation students created history, 19 out of 19 students of the foundation have qualified in NEET 2020 exam.

16 October, 2020

NEET 2020: NTA To Declare Result Today; Here’s How To Check The Score

Outlook Web Bureau

Candidates who appeared for the NEET 2020 exam can visit the NTA's official website – or

05 October, 2020

JEE-Advanced Results Announced, Pune Boy Chirag Falor Tops Exam


JEE-Advanced exam results were announced today.

14 September, 2020

UGC-NET Exam To Be Conducted On September 24 Onwards Amid Date Clash With ICAR Exams

Outlook Web Bureau

The National Testing Agency (NTA) released the revised examination schedule for UGC-NET amid the Covid and date clash with Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) exam.

12 September, 2020

NEET 2020: Amid Strict Covid Protocols, Nearly 16 Lakh Students To Appear For Exam Today

Prakash Kumar

A total of 15.97 lakh medical aspirants have registered for the nationwide test. Out of them, over 15 lakh students downloaded their admit cards for writing the exam till evening on Saturday.


12 September, 2020

JEE Main 2020 Result: Five Delhi Boys Score 100%

Outlook Web Bureau

As many as 24 students emerged as toppers in the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE)-Main this year with each scoring 100 percentile.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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