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The Punjab education department is making efforts to acknowledge the efforts of primary teachers and school staff to get more students to school.(HT Photo/For representation only)

Govt primary school heads lauded for increased enrolment

UPDATED ON JUN 08, 2020 08:52 PM IST
The letters, sent on WhatsApp groups, by Punjab education secretary Krishan Kumar, state that the work done by the school head and staff is an inspiration for others in the state’s government schools.
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The association has alleged that private schools are pressuring parents to deposit school fee by March 30, despite the state and Centre ordered curfew and lockdown.(HT FILE)
The association has alleged that private schools are pressuring parents to deposit school fee by March 30, despite the state and Centre ordered curfew and lockdown.(HT FILE)

Coronavirus: Parents in Shimla demand date of depositing pvt school fee to be extended

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Shimla, Shimla
UPDATED ON MAR 25, 2020 05:44 PM IST
The association, Chhatra Abhibhavak Manch, demanded that state education minister Suresh Bhardwaj, education secretary and directorate of higher education director extend the date of depositing private school fee until situation normalises.
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School, Punjab board exams postponed, staff relieved till March 31

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Chandigarh, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON MAR 19, 2020 11:46 PM IST
School education minister Vijay Inder Singla says activities of govt, private schools restricted to avert spread of coronavirus
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Chandigarh education department asks deputy commissioner not to assign non-academic duties to schoolteachers

By Srishti Jaswal | Hindustan Times,, Chandigarh
PUBLISHED ON MAR 15, 2020 12:54 AM IST
Section 27 of the RTE Act prohibits deployment of teachers for non-educational purposes, barring few
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Unfair means: Teacher caught helping students in exam in Pathankot

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Mohali, Mohali
PUBLISHED ON MAR 06, 2020 10:42 PM IST
During the checking, education secretary found Amit sitting in the computer lab of Malikpur school and making slips that were to be handed over to the students of Class 8.
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More housing options: Hostels to come up at three colleges in Chandigarh

By Srishti Jaswal | Hindustan Times, Chandigarh, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON MAR 06, 2020 01:31 AM IST
Move comes after the Chandigarh administration’s crackdown on unregulated paying guest facilities
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Chandigarh schools to face action if students’ data is leaked

By Srishti Jaswal | Hindustan Times, Chandigarh, Chandigarh
PUBLISHED ON FEB 14, 2020 01:24 AM IST
Adviser Parida wrote to the education dept after it was found that coaching centres have access to data of students
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UT has no panel to hear plaints of teachers

By Srishti Jaswal | Hindustan Times, Chandigarh, Chandigarh
PUBLISHED ON JAN 03, 2020 12:47 AM IST
The Union Ministry of Human Resource Development in 2015, after amending the Right to Education Act (2009), had made it mandatory to form a state-level committee under director (schools) to take up appeals of teachers working in government schools
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UT computer teachers, contractual employees await October salaries

By Srishti Jaswal, Chandigarh
PUBLISHED ON NOV 20, 2019 01:00 AM IST
The delay in salary is not new for these 200 computer teachers, including senior and junior instructors, data-entry operators, 87 counsellors, and other employees, who are waiting to receive their salaries.
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Members of the Unemployed BEd Teachers’ Union during a meeting with state education minister Vijay Inder Singla in Chandigarh on Tuesday.(HT PHOTO)
Members of the Unemployed BEd Teachers’ Union during a meeting with state education minister Vijay Inder Singla in Chandigarh on Tuesday.(HT PHOTO)
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Organic kitchen garden(Pratik Chorge/HT PHOTO)
Organic kitchen garden(Pratik Chorge/HT PHOTO)

All schools should set up kitchen gardens: Centre

By Indo Asian News Service | New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON OCT 18, 2019 03:15 PM IST
The Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD) has issued guidelines for developing and maintaining kitchen gardens in all schools, both in urban and rural areas.
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Former chief election commissioner N Gopalaswami is the head of the panel constituted to recommend the names for the Institution of Eminence (IoE) status.
Former chief election commissioner N Gopalaswami is the head of the panel constituted to recommend the names for the Institution of Eminence (IoE) status.

Eminence tag: Panel chief seeks inclusion of 2 institutes

By Amandeep Shukla
UPDATED ON OCT 16, 2019 05:48 AM IST
The IIPH and IIHS were among the 30 institutions the panel recommended in December 2018 for the IoE tag.
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Chandigarh education department yet to notify teacher transfer policy

By Srishti Jaswal | Hindustan Times, Chandigarh, Chandigarh
PUBLISHED ON OCT 08, 2019 12:40 AM IST
Currently, a pick-and-choose policy for transferring teachers is being followed
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UT students gear up as CBSE Class 10 compartment exams to start from July 16

By Parina Sood | Hindustan Times, Chandigarh, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON JUN 27, 2018 04:45 PM IST
Total 17,873 students appeared for CBSE Class 10 exams from Chandigarh this year. Of these, 10,890 were from government schools, of which 4,308 got compartment, while 6,983 were from private schools, of which 601 either failed or got compartment.
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More than 15,000 Indian engineers working in Kuwait have been left in lunch after the kingdom changed rules for renewing resident permit for foreign workers. (Representative image)(HT / File)
More than 15,000 Indian engineers working in Kuwait have been left in lunch after the kingdom changed rules for renewing resident permit for foreign workers. (Representative image)(HT / File)

Govt comes to aid of Indian engineers in Kuwait after new qualification norms

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 18, 2018 07:22 AM IST
Kuwait govt has set new academic qualification norms that left in the lurch thousands of Indian engineers working in the west Asian kingdom.
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Parents have requested the state body to adjust excess fees with the one charged from students of the same batch, without giving the advantage of lower fees to the next batch.(Pic for representation)
Parents have requested the state body to adjust excess fees with the one charged from students of the same batch, without giving the advantage of lower fees to the next batch.(Pic for representation)

Adjust fees of medical students from 2017-18 batch as well: Parents

By Shreya Bhandary | Hindustan Times, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON MAR 28, 2018 11:52 PM IST
A delegation of parents has written to FRA, seeking clarity on adjusting excess fees charged by private medical institutes
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