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New Education Policy Full Of Flaws: NISA

Srinagar: As part of the countrywide holding of deliberations, discussions and raising of reservations on the new National Education Policy, a team of National Independent Schools Alliance (NISA) of India and educationists visited Jammu and Kashmir. The team discussed the situation with eminent educationists, academicians and stakeholders in the state prominent among them being Private […]

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PSAJK expresses concern on New Education Policy 2016

‘Attempt to politicise, saffronise and lower quality of education will be protested’ Srinagar: Private Schools’ Association of Jammu and Kashmir (PSAJK) has expressed its concern on the New Education Policy (NEP) 2016 released by the Ministry of Human Resources and Development (MHRD) recently in the public domain. The Association said that the new policy is […]

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Authorities bar Geelani from attending Urdu Book Fair at Kashmir University

Srinagar: Authorities on Friday morning disallowed Hurriyat Conference (G) chairman Syed Ali Geelani to attend Urdu Book Fair at Kashmir University. Sources said that government forces present outside Geelani’s residence didn’t allow him to step out of his residence. On Thursday, in a statement, Geelani accepted the invitation of Kashmir University students to attend the […]

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In Kishtwar govt teachers to get salary only after getting ‘attendance certificate’ signed by parents, local Sarpanch

Jammu: Authorities in Kishtwar district of Jammu and Kashmir have decided to release the salary of the teaching staff in government-run educational institutes only after submission of attendance certificates duly signed by parents of students and the local sarpanch. The order by District Development Commissioner Angrez Singh Rana is aimed to keep a close vigil […]

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DPS Budgam Shut After Staff Goes on Strike

Srinagar: Staff, including teachers and bus drivers, at the elite Delhi Public School (DPS), Budgam who have been demanding pay hike for long finally went on a strike Friday forcing administration to declare a holiday for the day in the school. “Due to potential strike call by some senior school teachers and bus drivers, the […]

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Kashmir University: BG 4th Semester (Backlog) Batch 2015 students demand immediate conduct of examination

Srinagar: The students of BG 4th Semester (Backlog) of Batch 2015 of Kashmir University demand immediate conduct of their examinations. Students told, “Kashmir University authorities are playing with the career of students by not conducting examinations on time.” Adding “We request University authorities to conduct our examinations immediately so that we can continue our further […]