Among the award winners on Friday night was Vandana Sharma, who served for a decade in the Indian Armed Forces, broke several stereotypes around ‘Women in Uniform’ and ventured into the corporate world.
The cabinet also decided to increase their representation in the Panchayati Raj Institutions (PRIs) and Urban Local Bodies (ULBs) from the present 33 per cent to 50 per cent.
Javadekar said: “Our government is also working on public-private partnerships, where competition and collaboration between the two will certainly bring out the best of India.”
Students can get their results from the board’s website www.Cbse.Nic.In or www.Results.Nic.In or www.Cbseresults.Nic.In.
Issuing an official statement, the board said the schools will automatically get their entire results on email IDs already registered with the board.
Topping the list in her first attempt, a beaming 22-year-old Tina, who graduated from Lady Shri Ram College here, said, “It is indeed a proud moment for me”.
In class XII, over 38,000 boys and 33,000 girls appeared in the examination this year. The total number of students who had appeared in class XII examination was 72, 069, Arathoon said.
The inspection was carried out earlier this month following the Department for Education’s request for Ofsted to carry out an emergency follow-up inspection of the school already assessed as “inadequate”.
UPSC conducts CSE annually in three stages — preliminary, main and interview — to select candidates for the prestigious IAS, IFS and IPS among others.
Pakistan’s Minister of State for Education reportedly said, “This process would be initiated after consulting all the provinces through the platform of Inter Provincial Education Minister’s Conference.”