Heena Kausar covers schools, universities and student politics in Delhi. A journalist for five years, she started her career in Kashmir and has closely tracked the entry of Aam Aadmi Party in Delhi’s political space.
This year the Delhi government is not bringing any changes in the admission criteria and schools get to decide their own criteria and allot points to various criterions such as distance, first child, girl child and alumnus. read more
DU’s law faculty has detained around 250 students on account of having lower than 70 per cent attendance. Of this 150 are first year students who will now have to give entrance exam again to take fresh admission in the course. read more
The teachers will be engaged with schools on short term basis till March 31, 2018. Delhi government is currently facing a shortfall of around 27,000 regular teachers, including direct hiring and promotional post read more
‘Severe’ air quality in Delhi is driving out its residents. People are prepared to change career plans and alter lifestyle as they think of ways to escape pollution in the Capital by moving elsewhere. read more