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Monday, May 27, 2019
Kainat Sarfaraz

Kainat Sarfaraz


Kainat Sarfaraz covers education for Hindustan Times in Delhi. She also takes keen interest in reading and writing on the intersections of gender and other identities.

articles by Kainat Sarfaraz (38 results)
May 27, 2019 02:34
“Rugby has helped me be more focussed” said Vimlesh, in between push-ups at her training session. read more
May 24, 2019 02:09
“The fact that some of the teachers here are also students like us makes learning fun and easy. They speak to us in a language we can understand,” said 13-year-old Asha Kumari, a student. read more
May 23, 2019 04:07
To raise standards of education, CBSE had in March come out with a policy framework, asking its affiliated schools to “share, cooperate and learn from each other” by forming groups of four-six neighbourhood schools by July. read more
May 21, 2019 13:58
Only 160,186 have reported for admissions so far — leaving 50,000 unaccounted for. The government doesn’t know whether they have joined private or public schools. read more
May 20, 2019 12:00
The specifications for such infrastructure has been given in a handbook recently compiled by the directorate. The education department is distributing such handbooks across Delhi government schools to ensure barrier- free accessibility in the school... read more
May 20, 2019 07:00
From environment melas to cleanliness and plantation drives, to visits to a wastewater treatment plant, the action plan, which spans over nine months, details various aspects of Yamuna pollution and lists the environmental activities students need to... read more
May 14, 2019 05:30
According to a recent circular, of the 13,17,510 students enrolled in Delhi government schools, attendance record of 7,51,249 students, who form 57% of the total student population, were not even marked on May 6. read more
May 10, 2019 04:49
According to the inspection report, of the total teaching staff of 45, as many as 12 members, including Principal were on leave in Government Boys Senior Secondary School, K-Block, Jahangir Puri on April 23. read more
May 08, 2019 00:18
Sonia Vihar resident Arvita Shukla scored 489. She hoped to pursue commerce and then go for chartered accountancy and appear for civil services examination. read more
May 07, 2019 03:25
In case of students scoring 95% and above, 57,256 students crossed the mark this time compared to 27,426 last year — a jump of over 108%. read more
May 07, 2019 03:16
Not only did Shivika join 24 other students in the country to secure the All-India second rank, she also topped in Delhi — the only one to do so. Six other students from Delhi stood second in the city and third overall in the examinations. read more
Apr 28, 2019 03:54
These night shelters are located in the areas of Kalkaji, Munirka, Kilokari, Dwarka, Sarai Kale Khan and Raja Garden. An official associated with the project said this was the first time such a drive was being conducted. read more
Apr 27, 2019 06:36
Since 2017, all head of schools have to fill the mandatory 115-point comprehensive safety checklist every first week of the month. read more
Apr 27, 2019 06:31
“These classes have given me another chance to clear examinations and study again,” said 16-year-old Anjali Sharma from Shashi Garden, who wants to join the Army. read more
Apr 19, 2019 12:14
The Transgender Resource Centre (TRC) at DU, constituted last year to facilitate admissions and provide educational counselling to transgender applicants, said it has written to the CBSE seeking an appointment to discuss the matter. read more