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Kashmiri students stage demo at Jantar Mantar – PMSSS Fiasco

‘MHRD has played fraud with us, our career at stake’ Around 60 Kashmiri students pursuing various courses in two colleges of Chandigarh Tuesday staged protest demonstrations at Jantar Mantar, New Delhi demanding release of funds under Prime Minister’s Special Scholarship...
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Mehbooba raises JK Students issues in Indian Parliament

Mehbooba raises JK Students issues in Indian Parliament

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) President and MP Mehbooba Mufti today raised in the Indian Parliament the problems being faced by the students of Jammu and Kashmir on account of poor implementation of Prime Minister Special Scholarship Scheme (PMSSS) and the...
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Missionary schools demand extra fee from students, says Parents

Missionary schools demand extra fee from students, says Parents

Scores of parents Monday staged a protest against Christian Missionary schools including Biscoe Tyndale and Mallinson against the management’s decision to demand extra fee from higher class students. Parents of the Biscoe and Mallinson students appeared in P...
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Govt indecisive on extension of winter vacations

Govt indecisive on extension of winter vacations

Anxious parents want govt to act fast Even as the school opening date nears, the state government is yet to decide over the extension of winter vacations in the wake of swine flu situation, which has increased the anxiety among...
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PMSS woes continue; students expelled from Haryana college stage demos

PMSS woes continue; students expelled from Haryana college stage demos

Dozens of Kashmiri students pursuing their degrees at Delhi Technical Campus (DTC) and Rohtak Institute of Management and Technology, Haryana Wednesday staged a demonstration at Press Enclave here. They said that they had been ordered to pay up to Rs...
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Mehbooba seeks HRD Minister’s intervention to help Kashmiri students

Mehbooba seeks HRD Minister’s intervention to help Kashmiri students

Regrets ‘dismal implementation of PMSSS’ Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) president and MP Mehbooba Mufti Monday called on Minister of Human Resource Development Simriti Irani in New Delhi seeking her intervention in resolving the problems faced by the stude...
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90 Kashmiri students forced to return home

90 Kashmiri students forced to return home

At least 90 male and female Kashmiri students admitted in a Chandigarh College under centrally sponsored Prime Minister’s Special Scholarship Scheme (PMSSS) were forced to leave the College and spend night in open sky as according to students the College...
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JK students leaving studies midway – Scholarship fiasco

JK students leaving studies midway – Scholarship fiasco

Dozens of students from Jammu and Kashmir Thursday staged protests in Chandigarh and Haryana for being allegedly duped in the name of Prime Minister’s Special Scholarship Scheme. More than 90 students of Jammu and Kashmir had secured admission in Indo-Globe....
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School education sector in shambles

School education sector in shambles

Mounting vacancies at critical levels take toll on quality of schooling, impede implementation of flagship schemes The school education department in Kashmir is facing imminent disaster in the wake of mounting vacancies at critical administrative levels rangin...
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Coaching Centres Call For 2 Day Strike

Coaching Centres Call For 2 Day Strike

‘Allege harassment, imposition of taxes, frequent raids’ Alleging harassment by way of imposition of new taxes and frequent raids by officials, the Coaching Centres Association (CCA) of Kashmir has called for two day valley wide strikes in its member insti...
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