KV Correspondent

Despite assurances abandoned school buildings left un-utilized

Srinagar: The J&K government seems to have shelved the process for putting to use all the school buildings which were left abandoned in the school education department over the past five years. Earlier, the government had planned to handover these buildings to various government departments and put them under use for various purposes. “All the […]

 KV Correspondent

Unconcerned: Proposal to procure mobile labs for schools comes to a grinding halt

Unconcerned: Proposal to procure mobile labs for schools comes to a grinding halt

Srinagar: The much hyped initiative of J&K government to purchase mobile laboratories for the schools has been shelved given the laxity of the school education department. Earlier, the department had cleared a proposal to use Mobile Science Laboratories (MSL) fitted in buses. Each vehicle as per the officials would have cost Rs 40 lakh. An […]

 KV Correspondent

KU, Colleges involve in blame game over delay in results

KU, Colleges involve in blame game over delay in results

Srinagar: The authorities in Kashmir University (KU) have warned the college teachers of administrative action for delayed submission of practical award sheet of undergraduate students appearing in the exams. In a letter to all degree college principals, the KU administration has stated that the formal deceleration of the result of 2018 batch first semester and […]

 KV Correspondent

Students rue semester pattern of exams: Blame authorities at KU for being insensitive to their needs

Students rue semester pattern of exams: Blame authorities at KU for being insensitive to their needs

Srinagar: The 2016 batch of undergraduate students on Thursday accused the authorities in Kashmir University (KU) of playing with their career by delaying conduct of their combined exams of 5th and 6th semester till September. The students said the varsity administration has decided to hold their combined exams in September which according to them will […]

 KV Correspondent

Don’t rush out on Art 35-A, Art 370, Omar Abdullah tells New Delhi

Don’t rush out on Art 35-A, Art 370, Omar Abdullah tells New Delhi

Says GoI must wait for SC’s verdict

Says GoI must wait for SC’s verdict

 KV Correspondent

Enhancing employability: Vocational courses in High schools fail to attract students

Srinagar: The much hyped initiative taken by the J&K government to introduce vocational courses in the government schools at secondary level has fallen flat owing to the laxity of the department to make these courses functional in the schools. The initiative was taken to hone employability skills among the students at secondary and senior secondary […]

 KV Correspondent

‘We get peanuts in the name of salary’: MDM cooks

‘We get peanuts in the name of salary’: MDM cooks

Srinagar: Hundreds of Mid-Day Meal (MDM) cooks from scores of Government schools across Kashmir on Tuesday staged a protest seeking better work conditions and emoluments. The protesting female cooks threatened to intensify their strike if their demand for hike in monthly wages is not fulfilled. The protesting cooks demanded hike in their salaries and regularisation […]

 KV Correspondent

Lassitude: ZGC’s denied salary for two years now

Lassitude: ZGC’s denied salary for two years now

Govt also silent on their absorption in KGBV schools

Govt also silent on their absorption in KGBV schools

 KV Correspondent

Lapse: Arabic won’t be taught in upgraded higher secondary schools

Lapse: Arabic won’t be taught in upgraded higher secondary schools

Candidates possessing PG degrees in Arabic stage protest

Candidates possessing PG degrees in Arabic stage protest

 KV Correspondent

Jeopardy: DSEK fails to conduct safety audit of school buildings in Kashmir

Jeopardy: DSEK fails to conduct safety audit of school buildings in Kashmir

Despite announcement, proposal was shelved for unknown reasons

Despite announcement, proposal was shelved for unknown reasons