Thursday, 28 Mar 2019

Haryana to bar candidates carrying phones to exam centres

Chandigarh: To curb unfair means in examinations, the Haryana Staff Selection Commission (HSSC) decided that any candidate found possessing mobile phone or any other aiding material in the examination room will be debarred from future examinations, a commission spokesman said on Sunday. “Candidates for written examinations have been warned not to carry any mobile phone […]

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Special education programme for disabled in Delhi govt schools

New Delhi: Every disabled child studying in Delhi government run and aided schools will now get personal attention with the AAP government asking special educators to prepare an individualised education programme (IEP). “Special educators placed in government run and aided schools have been asked to prepare an individualised education programme for every disabled child in […]

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Private schools asked to follow RTE guidelines in Odisha

Koraput: Private schools in Koraput district have been asked to follow the guidelines of the Right to Education (RTE) Act and get their doubts, if any, cleared by the district education office. A meeting in this regard was organised by the district administration recently in which principals of over 80 private schools participated. The meeting […]

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Delhi government to install CCTV cameras in schools?

Delhi: The Delhi government is planning to install CCTV cameras in schools for security purposes and to keep tabs on students and teachers’ activities inside the classrooms, an official said here on Monday. “We are bringing in CCTVs not just for the purpose of security but as tool which will help us to do a […]

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Teri university appoints Ashok Chawla as its new chancellor

New Delhi: The Energy and Resources Institute (Teri) on Wednesday officially appointed former Finance Secretary Ashok Chawla as the new Chancellor of Teri university. A statement issued here said the decision on the appointment was taken in its last meeting on August 19 by the governing council of Teri. With this, Teri ended its last […]

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India’s first Central Institute of Chemical Engineering and Technology to come up in Mumbai?

Mumbai: India’s first Central Institute of Chemical Engineering and Technology is being planned to be set up in the country’s commercial capital here, Chemicals and Fertilizer Minister Ananth Kumar said on Thursday. “The government is planning to set up Central Institutes of Chemical Engineering and Technology at different locations where the chemical industry has significant […]

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Two Pakistani students get admission at Nalanda University

Rajgir: Ignoring political tension between Pakistan and India, two students from Pakistan have been granted admission at the Nalanda University in Bihar, an official said on Friday. Nalanda’s officer in charge of admissions Saurabh Chaudhary said: “The university has offered admission to 83 students, including two from Pakistan this year.” He said of the 83 […]

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Pensioners to supervise government jobs recruitment exams

New Delhi: In a first, the Centre has decided to rope in pensioners to supervise government jobs recruitment exams conducted by Staff Selection Commission (SSC). The SSC, which conducts examinations to select hundreds of candidates for various mid-level central government jobs, has written to Personnel Ministry in this regard. The retired central government employees will […]

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