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 at the Jawaharlal Nehru...
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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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Pvt schools fleece parents as fee panel dies silent death

Pvt schools fleece parents as fee panel dies silent death

The private school authorities in Kashmir are feeling free to fleece the parents of children as the crucial committee constituted by the outgoing coalition government to put a check on the fee structure and admission process in educational institutions has...
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‘PM Scholarship not enough, pay more or leave’

‘PM Scholarship not enough, pay more or leave’

Students, parents hold demos against MHRD The Prime Minister’s Scholarship Programme that was expected to benefit at least 25000 students from Jammu and Kashmir is learnt to have proved to be damp squib, giving sleepless nights to the students who...
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Ex-minister’s kin fails in admission test, SRTC withdraws bus service to school

Ex-minister’s kin fails in admission test, SRTC withdraws bus service to school

Already in red, Corporation’s financial position worsens Already in red due to losses and mismanagement, the State Road Transport Corporation’s fate has dwindled further after a former minister influenced the Corporation to withdraw its service to a missio...
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