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CBSE books to be made available online for free, says HRD Minister Smriti Irani

All CBSE books and learning material will be made available online for free as part of the Centre’s good governance efforts, HRD Minister Smriti Irani said here on Saturday. At a function organised at a Kendriya Vidyalaya in east Delhi, she also said that initiatives would be undertaken to ensure holistic nurturing and improve learning outcomes at these schools. “We made NCERT books available online for free through e-books and mobile applications a month-and-a-half ago. We are similarly

CBSE Class XII results out; girls outshine boys again

Over 82 percent students today cleared the 2013 Class XII CBSE examinations, with girls once again outshining the boys and the Chennai region beating others in the overall pass percentage. The results were declared across the country today, with the total pass percentage standing at 82.10 per cent, an increase of about 2 per cent over the last year, said a statement issued by the CBSE. In all, 9,44,721 students