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 Irfan Tramboo

MCI questions ‘text matter’ written on degree certificates issued by SKIMS

MCI questions ‘text matter’ written on degree certificates issued by SKIMS

Registrar academics SKIMS says 'it is no issue at all'

Srinagar: The Medical Council of India (MCI) Tuesday raised queries regarding the text written on the degree certificates issued for various degrees by SKIMS—which is a deemed University. Those privy to the inspection that was conducted on Tuesday said that the team that was inspecting SKIMS Medical College Bemina, while checking the degrees of resident […]

 Irfan Tramboo

Pellet terror: Facing permanent loss of sight, baby Hibba sent home

Pellet terror: Facing permanent loss of sight, baby Hibba sent home

Srinagar: Yet to turn two and so far the youngest victim falling prey to the ‘murderous’ pellets in Kashmir, baby Hibba was on Monday discharged from SMHS hospital in Srinagar. She is to be brought for the follow-up on Saturday, more likely to undergo a surgery. In the lap of her uncle, Hibba—of 20 months […]

 KV Correspondent

Govt fails to rope in out of school kids for admissions

Govt fails to rope in out of school kids for admissions

Out of targeted 27,355 kids only 600 were admitted in schools

Out of targeted 27,355 kids only 600 were admitted in schools

 KV Correspondent

Why is social media focusing too much attention on winter vacations?

Why is social media focusing too much attention on winter vacations?

Srinagar: From past few days nitizens are sharing a screen shot or a copy paste of a news item that the school education department has announced winter vacation for the schools. But the screenshot has been captured from the news published last year in November month. The screenshot has created confusion among masses but the […]

 KV Correspondent

After rebuff from NCERT, JKBOSE reviews text books prescribed for schools

After rebuff from NCERT, JKBOSE reviews text books prescribed for schools

Srinagar: After being snubbed by National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT), the JK Board of School Education (BOSE) has began to review and revise the text books prescribed by the organization to the school children in the state. The three day workshop on “Review and Revision of Curriculum” was concluded on Thursday at […]

 KV Correspondent

NTA shocker for Kashmiri students

NTA shocker for Kashmiri students

Asks them to appear in NET exams in far off states

Asks them to appear in NET exams in far off states

 Irfan Tramboo

Forgetting oral health services comes with a price

Forgetting oral health services comes with a price

'Absence of manpower, infra leading to quackery'

Srinagar: The maiden proposal for the creation of posts of dental surgeons submitted by the health department not only justifies the need for the creation of more posts for the speciality but also is aiming at addressing other dimensions of the oral care in the state in the absence of a comprehensive oral health policy. […]

 Irfan Tramboo

No post creation in 10 years, has the Govt forgot Dental Surgeons?

No post creation in 10 years, has the Govt forgot Dental Surgeons?

Proposal for 587 posts under consideration: Dulloo

Srinagar: The government seems to have forgotten the Dental Surgeons as almost ten years have passed by, there has been no creation of posts whatsoever, with hundreds of new such surgeons adding to the pool of thousands of unemployed doctors every year. As per figures that are available with Kashmir Vision, there are almost 4000 […]

 KV Correspondent

Reform: DIET’s to be merged with SCERT’s in JK

Reform: DIET’s to be merged with SCERT’s in JK

Move aimed to establish research institutes at district level

Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir government is all set to have its full-fledged State Council of Educational Research and Training (SCERT) in Kashmir. In this regard, the advisor Khurshid Ahmad Ganai has asked the school education department to merge the District Institute of Education and Trainings (DIETs) with the SCERT for smooth functioning of these […]

 KV Correspondent

Schools in rural areas face neglect, official apathy

Schools in rural areas face neglect, official apathy

Srinagar: The tall claims of the School Education Department notwithstanding, the rural schools in Kashmir continue to face official neglect thereby telling upon the overall academic standards of the students enrolled in these schools. Government Middle School (GMS) TakiyaKhurhama in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district is a case in place. The school depicts a grim picture […]