Current Affairs This Week (24-05-2020)

Sun has entered into deepest period of Sunshine Recession: The cycle of the sun lasts for 11 years. This is called Solar Cycle. Solar minimum does not mean that sun becomes dull or its activity reduces. It simply means that the sun is changing forms. The sun spots fade away every 11 years. Continue reading Current Affairs This Week (24-05-2020)

KCET 2020 examination will be conducted on 30th & 31st July 2020.

KCET 2020 – Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) has announced the dates for the Common Entrance Test (CET) for 2020. The KCET 2020 exams which were to take place on July 30 and July 31. The new dates of KCET 2020 has been announced by State Higher Education Minister, CN Ashwath Narayan. Also it has been notified that this time more exam centres shall be established for the exam to maintain the social distancing norms for COVID-19. The Karnataka CET exams are conducted by KEA for admissions to undergraduate engineer, B-Farm, D-farm, B-tech, and BSc Agri courses. KEA has published the revised … Continue reading KCET 2020 examination will be conducted on 30th & 31st July 2020.

JEE Advanced 2020 to be conducted on August 23: HRD ministry

The Joint Entrance Examination (Advanced) for admission to IITs will be conducted on August 23, HRD minister Ramesh Pokhriyal announced on Thursday. The exam was scheduled to be held on May 17 but had to be postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic. JEE Main 2020 would be conducted from July 18 to July 23. Given the date of the JEE Advanced 2020, it can be suggested that the results of JEE Main 2020 are expected to be announced by August 10. The online application process for JEE Advanced 2020 would begin only after the final results of JEE Main 2020 … Continue reading JEE Advanced 2020 to be conducted on August 23: HRD ministry

MHT CET 2020: Last date of submitting online application forms extended; candidates can now apply by 20 May

Maharashtra State Common Entrance Test Cell, CET Cell on Monday extended the deadline to fill applications forms for various entrance exams to be held in the state. The CET Cell has taken this decision in view of the extension of lockdown by the central government till May 17 to curb the spread of coronavirus disease. A notice regarding this decision has been uploaded on the CET cell’s official website. According to the notification, the application deadline for various examinations has been extended until May 20, 2020. Maharashtra State Common Entrance Test Cell, CET Cell has revised the application schedule for … Continue reading MHT CET 2020: Last date of submitting online application forms extended; candidates can now apply by 20 May

NEET 2020 on July 26 & JEE Main to begin on July 18 : HRD Minister

Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank on Tuesday announced the dates for JEE Main and NEET exams. JEE Main will be held from July 18 to July 23 while medical entrance test will be conducted on July 26. JEE Advanced is expected to be held in August, dates of which are not decided yet. The syllabus for JEE Main and NEET 2021 have been curtailed. Pokhriyal urged students to self-study and take the help of digital modes including SWAYAM, Diksha to prepare for entrance exams. With low-connectivity areas, the content will be telecast through SWAYAM Prabha TV, he informed. Over 9 lakh … Continue reading NEET 2020 on July 26 & JEE Main to begin on July 18 : HRD Minister

Current Affairs This Week (03-05-2020)

GI Tag Manipur Black Rice, Gorakhpur Terracotta, Kovilpatti Kadalai Mittai, Kashmir Saffron Irrfan Khan and Rishi Kapoor: Irrfan and Rishi had vastly different careers, but they shared a relentless ambition to entertain “The only thing certain was the uncertainty,” actor Irrfan Khan had said in a note about his fight against cancer — a disease he often called the ‘uninvited guest’. AYURAKSHA Programme The programme aimed to maintain the health of front-line workers of COVID-19. It was a joint venture of AIIA and Delhi Police and was titled AYURAKSHA “Corona Se Jung-Delhi Police Ke Sang”. The main objective of the … Continue reading Current Affairs This Week (03-05-2020)

UGC issues new calendar for universities; 2020-21 session to commence from Aug 1

The new academic session for old students will commence from August 1 while for the new students it will be September 1, 2020. The much anticipated admissions for the 2020-21 session will be conducted between August 1 to August 31, 2020. The pending terminal and intermediate exams are to be conducted between July and August, 2020. Read more at:https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/videos/education/ugc-issues-academic-calendar-for-universities/videoshow/75454789.cms Continue reading UGC issues new calendar for universities; 2020-21 session to commence from Aug 1