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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Kashmir food-stall cancelled in JNU after ‘threats’ from right-wing group

Kashmir food-stall cancelled in JNU after ‘threats’ from right-wing group

After ‘harassment and threats’ by the Bharatiya Janata Party’s youth wing, Kashmir students have been barred from installing a food-stall at an international festival in a prestigious varsity in Indian capital, New Delhi. The International Food Festival...
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Fellowship to Kashmiri Students stops by MHRD

Fellowship to Kashmiri Students stops by MHRD

Future of 210 students at AMU under threat Even as the issues with Prime Minister’s Special Scholarship Scheme (PMSSS) are yet to be resolved, Ministry of Human Resources Development (MHRD) has stopped the scholarship given by All India Council for...
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300 Students In One Room

300 Students In One Room

Admin wakes up to mushrooming of coaching centers Prompted by complaints that students were being “crammed like cattle” at tuition centers, the district administration Tuesday inspected some such facilities only to find children studying in “shockingly p...
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Sandwiched, schoolchildren exposed to fear, apprehension!

Sandwiched, schoolchildren exposed to fear, apprehension!

Students, parents seek Governor’s intervention; Demand mass promotion With the Directorate of School Education Kashmir and the Divisional Commissioner Kashmir miserably failing to come to the rescue of Srinagar schoolchildren – pushed to study in two class...
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Baramulla tuition centres flout Court directions

Baramulla tuition centres flout Court directions

Operate without registration As J&K High Court directed for closure of unregistered coaching centres in Kashmir, several centres without registration are operating here under the nose of district administration. According to official figures, 54 coaching c...
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Admin apathy victimizes sandwiched schoolchildren!

Admin apathy victimizes sandwiched schoolchildren!

Officials plead failure in mass promotion, prefer blame-game While “adjustment disorder” is reaching alarming proportions in schoolchildren who are presently “forced” to study in two classes simultaneously, the administration continues to look the othe...
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Sandwiched, now schoolchildren suffer ‘adjustment disorder’

Sandwiched, now schoolchildren suffer ‘adjustment disorder’

Mental health experts, parents worried; Admin satisfied as students prepare for two classes simultaneously What started with complaints of problem in sleeping, dry mouth and dizziness for being forced to study in two classes simultaneously –the anxiety in ch...
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