Shradha Chettri was part of Hindustan Times’ nationwide network of correspondents that brings news, analysis and information to its readers. She no longer works with the Hindustan Times.
Articles by Shradha Chettri
UPDATED ON MAY 02, 2017 11:40 PM IST
UPDATED ON APR 29, 2017 10:47 PM IST
The Delhi University notice prohibits eating, sleeping, bullying or any other indecent behaviour in the common room, and warns of disciplinary against those violating the rules.
HIndustan Times | By Shradha Chettri
UPDATED ON MAY 04, 2017 09:52 AM IST
Hindustan Times | By Shradha Chettri and Abhinav Rajput
UPDATED ON APR 23, 2017 09:24 PM IST
Residents listed basic amenities such as sanitation, water supply, sewerage, dangling electric wires and dust pollution as some of the issues which they battle on a daily basis.
UPDATED ON APR 22, 2017 12:02 PM IST
According to new rules in DU’s Ramjas College, no functions will be allowed in the campus after 4pm. The new rules also ban use of loud speakers and DJs during college events like farewell or fresher’s party.
UPDATED ON APR 22, 2017 11:55 AM IST
The chairman of St Stephen’s governing council has asked the principal to proceed with the application for autonomy to the college, according to a letter circulated among teachers.
UPDATED ON APR 19, 2017 05:10 PM IST
As Delhi saw its hottest April day in seven years on Tuesday, students of St Stephen’s College complained that the administration had asked them not to use air conditioners in classrooms, libraries or computers centres.
Hindustan Times | By Shradha Chettri & Heena Kausar
UPDATED ON APR 29, 2017 07:51 PM IST
IIT Delhi hostel issued a circular informing the women inmates about the House Day on April 20, which they should attend in “decent” western or Indian dresses.
UPDATED ON APR 13, 2017 08:12 AM IST
Parents blamed the confusion on the online admission process. The Delhi government had launched online admissions to its schools this year.
HIndustan Times | By Shradha Chettri
UPDATED ON APR 11, 2017 11:33 PM IST
There are around 50 other people living in east Delhi and admitted in different private schools in the area, where children have been going to schools without books.
UPDATED ON APR 10, 2017 11:11 AM IST
Officiating principal of Delhi University’s Hans Raj College, Rama Sharma, said that the portion of ceiling collapsed because of the cracks that have developed.
UPDATED ON APR 22, 2017 05:03 PM IST
The teachers and students described the Class 12 CBSE Biology paper as tricky and moderately difficult. However one question about cremation practices in the paper led to people questioning the HRD minister.
UPDATED ON APR 02, 2017 01:41 PM IST
JNUSU president Mohit Pandey and other union members had dismantled the camera at Brahmaputra hostel on Friday to protest a recently imposed “surveillance rule”.
UPDATED ON MAR 31, 2017 07:45 AM IST
The Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) teachers association has said that cuts in the number of seats in MPhil/PhD seats in colleges affiliated to the varsity are unconstitutional.
UPDATED ON APR 04, 2017 04:57 PM IST
Roads broken, toilets missing, garbage raising a stink - residents of 295 unauthorised colonies say South Delhi Municipal Corporation has done little to improve their living conditions despite repeated pleas
UPDATED ON MAY 08, 2017 09:15 AM IST
There will be no fee hike at over 300 private schools located on Delhi government land when the new academic session begins in April, a circular issued by the education department on March 27 has stated.
African students in Greater Noida stay away from public places, colleges; MEA calls assault ‘deplorable’
Hindustan Times | By Vaibhav Jha & Shradha Chettri
UPDATED ON MAR 30, 2017 06:54 AM IST
Fear and anger gripped the African student community on Tuesday despite increased police presence, the Centre’s promise of swift action and more arrests in the violence against Nigerians in Greater Noida a day earlier.
UPDATED ON MAR 27, 2017 02:28 PM IST
Despite starting smart classes and an increase in the teacher-student ratio, learning levels at schools run by Delhi’s municipal corporations remain poor. Enrolment rate shows a decline over the last five years.
UPDATED ON MAR 24, 2017 09:04 AM IST
Delhi University had to return Rs 108 crore to University Grants Commission as it could not spend it. Now, it has Rs 151 crore more to use by March 31. It’s clearly looking for ideas.
UPDATED ON MAR 23, 2017 12:04 AM IST
The admission process for MPhil and PhD programmes in the Jawaharlal Nehru University began Tuesday with reduced number of seats in line with UGC guidelines.
UPDATED ON MAR 17, 2017 04:18 PM IST
Students found the CBSE Class 12 Business Studies paper to be tricky and slightly lengthy. However, the paper was easier than last year.
UPDATED ON MAR 15, 2017 11:10 AM IST
The Delhi government provides free textbooks to students between Nursery to Class 8. From Classes 9-12, the government gives money to buy textbook and provides supporting texts. While several books have blank pages, in others, photos are unrecognisable.
UPDATED ON MAR 09, 2017 11:59 AM IST
Delhi government has allocated Rs 11,300 crore for education in its budget for 2017-18. Deputy CM says education is a priority for AAP government.
UPDATED ON MAR 08, 2017 12:03 AM IST
An English professor at Ram Lal Anand College, Saibaba (49), was on Tuesday convicted along with five others under the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA). He was first arrested in 2014 for alleged Maoist links. He was then suspended from service.
UPDATED ON MAR 07, 2017 09:50 PM IST
A student or a parent has to register through their mobile number to receive an OTP (one-time password) number. The OTP will help log into the centre locator app.
UPDATED ON MAR 07, 2017 12:58 PM IST
The university decided to launch additional courses in some of its 63 affiliated colleges from this academic session, after its executive council approved on February 28 a proposal for introduction of new subjects.
Hindustan Times | By Shradha Chettri and Shiv Sunny
UPDATED ON MAR 09, 2017 11:03 AM IST
Atul Arora, 17, was riding a scooter when he was allegedly knocked down by a speeding Mercedes in the Paschim Vihar area of Delhi, the latest in a series of hit-and-run accidents in the national capital. He was allegedly riding without helmet and licence, police say
Hindustan Times | By Shradha Chettri and Ananya Bhardwaj
UPDATED ON MAR 04, 2017 07:17 PM IST
Delhi University students march from Mandi House to Parliament against alleged hooliganism by ABVP at Ramjas college and to assert academic freedom.
UPDATED ON MAR 04, 2017 10:48 AM IST
Students, teachers and Left-leaning student groups of Delhi University will march from Mandi House to Parliament Street on Saturday afternoon.
UPDATED ON MAR 04, 2017 02:14 PM IST
The Shri Aurobindo Education Society is in possession of total 30 acres of land at Aurobindo Marg in South Delhi.