December 6, 2018December 6, 2018

7min420

1. China opens world’s longest sea bridge linking Hong Kong, Macau and Zhuhai.

World’s longest sea bridge, connecting Hong Kong, Zhuhai and Macau, has been opened in China. The bridge spans across the Pearl River Delta and is 55 km long. The bridge consists of three cable–stayed bridges, an undersea tunn…


December 6, 2018December 6, 2018

4min360

1. Asian Para Games 2018: India records best-ever show with 72 medals

India recorded its best-ever medal achievement in the Asian Para Games held between 6th to 13th October 2018 with 72 medals in the 2018 Games held in Jakarta, Indonesia. With a total of 15 gold, 24 silver and 33 bronze medals, India was placed ninth i…


December 6, 2018December 6, 2018

6min290

1. Justice Ranjan Gogoi sworn-in as Chief Justice of India

Justice Ranjan Gogoi was sworn in as the 46th Chief Justice of India on 3 October 2018, succeeding Justice Dipak Misra. Justice Misra recommended Justice Gogoi as his successor, as per the established practice of naming the senior-most judge after the CJI for…


November 19, 2018November 19, 2018

41min760

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1. Justice Ranjan Gogoi sworn-in as Chief Justice of India

Justice Ranjan Gogoi was sworn in as the 46th Chief Justice of India on 3 October 2018, succeeding Justice Dipak Misra. Justice Misra recommended Justice Gogoi as his su…


March 30, 2018March 30, 2018

1min4850

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has announced a re-examination for Class 10 Maths and Class 12 Economics after discovering that the papers have been leaked.  It has led to a sudden uprising among the students. CBSE is yet to announce the fresh dates of the examinations. A complaint has been lodged against a coaching institute in Rajinder Nagar, Delhi which is suspected to be the lead source of the paper leak.


March 14, 2018March 14, 2018

2min3500

IIT-JEE to follow GATE format in 2018

The IIT-JEE (Advanced) 2018 examination is all set to follow the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) format and for the first time, it will be computer based.

Presently, the GATE’s online examination papers have some questions for which numerical answers must be keyed in by the examinee using the virtual keypad. The reminder o…


February 9, 2018February 9, 2018

1min3300

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will be updating its affiliation bylaws in the near future according to the government.

In a recent press event, Prakash Javadekar, the Union Minister for Human Resources Development, said, “Although no financial and organizational lacunae have been observed, still, considering the future needs, the Board is considering to revamp the a…