Friday, April 28, 2017

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27 Apr 2017

Cancel HPSC’s geography paper, demand candidates

27 Apr 2017 | 12:54 AM

CHANDIGARH: Candidates who appeared in the recruitment test for the post of assistant professor (college cadre) in geography by the Haryana Public Service Commission (HPSC) have demanded cancellation of the paper due to errors in the question paper and answer key.

Parents protest ‘humiliation of wards’ by private schools

27 Apr 2017 | 12:54 AM

PANIPAT: Members of the Parents Association along with their children held a protest against private schools at the mini-secretariat here today for allegedly humiliating their wards.

26 Apr 2017

Despite assurance, JBT teachers continue stir

26 Apr 2017 | 12:24 AM

MAHENDRAGARH: Junior Basic Training (JBT) teachers, who are on an indefinite dharna at Ambedkar Chowk here for the past two weeks, are not ready to end their stir despite an assurance from Education Minister Ram Bilas Sharma that the process to issue appointment letters to them would begin on Tuesday.

Rajnath to launch Cadet Corps scheme in schools

26 Apr 2017 | 12:24 AM

CHANDIGARH: The state police are going to launch the Haryana Cadet Corps scheme from May under which the student cadet programme will be started initially in five select schools in each district.

Irate Kaithal villagers lock school

26 Apr 2017 | 12:24 AM

KAITHAL: Residents of Dumara village in the Kalayat area of Kaithal district today sought action against the teacher of the government middle school for allegedly molesting a Class VIII student on Saturday.

4,000 Ambala kids don’t go to school

26 Apr 2017 | 12:24 AM

AMBALA: Saksham Yuvas deployed by the state Education Department in six blocks of the district have identified over 4,000 children, who don’t go to school, including 448 dropouts, during a survey conducted from March 20 to April 20.

Pvt schools do not spare EWS students

26 Apr 2017 | 12:24 AM

JHAJJAR: Private schools here have been charging fee from meritorious students of economically weaker sections (EWS) under the head of various funds in violation of provisions under Section 134-A of the Haryana Schools Education Rules.

25 Apr 2017

CBSE notice to 19 schools

25 Apr 2017 | 12:30 AM

NEW DELHI: Tightening the noose around schools violating norms, the CBSE has issued notices to 19 schools in Haryana asking why their affiliation should not be withdrawn.

Video-conferencing in govt colleges

25 Apr 2017 | 12:30 AM

REWARI: The Higher Education Department has decided to provide video conferencing facility in government colleges located at district headquarters across the state to ensure regular interaction with their principals over various issues pertaining to government policies and decisions.

HRDI inks pact for courses in rural development

25 Apr 2017 | 12:30 AM

KARNAL: The Haryana Rural Development Institute (HRDI), Nilokheri, signed MoUs with various universities of the state, including Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra; Bhagat Phool Singh Mahila Vishwavidyalaya, Khanpur Kalan, Sonepat; MDU, Rohtak and Choudhary Charan Singh Haryana Agriculture University, Hisar, on Panchayati Raj Day today.

Parents start protest against fee hike

25 Apr 2017 | 12:30 AM

PANIPAT: An association of parents has started a ‘disobedience movement’ against fee hike by private schools in the city. The association has also started a campaign against the ‘loot’ of the private schools at the social media.

Pvt schools slam govt over passenger tax on buses

25 Apr 2017 | 12:30 AM

AMBALA: The Federation of Private School Association Haryana has slammed the state government for imposing passenger tax on school buses and termed it as a burden on students of private schools.

24 Apr 2017

Admissions: CUH gets overwhelming response

24 Apr 2017 | 12:36 AM

MAHENDRAGARH: Various undergraduate, postgraduate and research courses being run by Central University of Haryana (CUH) at Jant-Pali village here has drawn an overwhelming response from admission seekers.

838 conferred PhD degrees at MDU

24 Apr 2017 | 12:36 AM

ROHTAK: The life and ideology of national icons like Maharshi Dayanand Saraswati and Swami Vivekanand inspire us to dedicate our lives for social concerns and nation-building.

23 Apr 2017

Earth Day: Students told to conserve resources

23 Apr 2017 | 12:42 AM

YAMUNANAGAR: To sensitise students towards needs of the earth, Mukand Lal Public School celebrated Earth Day here today.

After High Court nod, state to get 9,455 JBT teachers

23 Apr 2017 | 12:42 AM

CHANDIGARH: Decks have been cleared for the issuance of appointment letters to 9,455 junior basic training (JBT) teachers, who were selected during Bhupinder Singh Hooda-led government.

Multi-tasking at one-teacher schools

23 Apr 2017 | 12:42 AM

AMBALA: In Government Primary School (GPS), Sambalkha, a Class IV student’s everyday job is to run across to the watchman’s house, bring back the keys and open the classrooms while the only teacher at the school is busy bringing some order to the morning assembly.

22 Apr 2017

Government polytechnic organises job fair

22 Apr 2017 | 1:09 AM

AMBALA: A job fair was organised at Government Polytechnic here today.

Seminar on World Earth Day

22 Apr 2017 | 1:09 AM

SONEPAT: KP Singh, Registrar, DCR University of Science and Technology, Murthal, today inaugurated a seminar on World Earth Day.

Govt efforts to improve gender ratio laudable: Guv

22 Apr 2017 | 1:09 AM

PANIPAT: Governor Kaptan Singh Solanki today praised the state government’s efforts to improve gender ratio.

21 Apr 2017

KU rusticates 4 law students for ragging

21 Apr 2017 | 7:22 PM

KURUSHETRA: Four students of Kurukshetra University were expelled from the Institute of Law for allegedly ragging another student. Sources said the university would ask the police to lodge an FIR. The students, however, claimed they were implicated and that it was merely a quarrel.

MLN College students excel

21 Apr 2017 | 12:59 AM

YAMUNANAGAR: Students of Mukand Lal National College, Yamunanagar, excelled with in a state-level competition organised by the legal literacy cell of Government College, Sector 1, Panchkula.

Exams nearing, colleges yet to complete syllabus

21 Apr 2017 | 12:59 AM

MAHENDRAGARH: The examinations of undergraduate (UG) courses are round the corner but the syllabus is yet to be completed in government colleges, causing anxiety among students who are demanding the exams be postponed.

Dilapidated school buildings constant threat to students’ lives

21 Apr 2017 | 12:59 AM

GORAKHPUR (FATEHABAD): Two government schools in Gorakhpur village of Fatehabad district are a picture of neglect.