Lean days for Kashmiri labourers and a busy autumn for outsiders

Lean days for Kashmiri labourers and a busy autumn for outsiders

Sopore: On a sunny autumn morning, hundreds of Kashmiri labourers wait patiently on either side of the road near Sopore town’s old government bus stand to get picked up for work. Most days are not equally promising for them for at least half will return home for the day without being selected. On the other […]

School Education officers association calls on DSEK

Srinagar: A delegation of School Education Officers Association on Wednesday called on Director School Education Kashmir G N Itoo and discussed various issues with regard to the functioning of schools and the welfare of the officers. The delegation lead by President SEOA Manzoor Ahmad Khan president and was accompanied by Vice-President Showkat Ahmad Din and […]

Golden Test mandatory for sitting in annual exams: Director Education

SRINAGAR: Director School Education Kashmir, Dr. G.N. Itoo Thursday issued instructions that pre-Board/ Golden Test is mandatory for all students to appear in annual Board Examinations. The Director also directed to counsel, prepare and inform the students accordingly because failure to appear in pre-Board/ Golden Test shall be considered as ineligibility for a student and […]

Headless education zone in Uri

Headless education zone in Uri

Baramulla: The educational zone in border town of Uri is headless for past three weeks causing problems to the smooth functioning of educational institutions in the area. The locals said that Zonal Education Officer Abdul Rashid was transferred on August 31 but his replacement was not sent to the zone. They appealed to the higher […]

Court cracks whip on school education, wants report within a week

Court cracks whip on school education, wants report within a week

Srinagar: Asking the state government to utilise funds meant for schools, the J&K High Court on Wednesday demanded a report on this within a week. Amicus Curie Syed Musaib had informed the court that there was no proper implementation of education schemes and students in government schools were not getting their due. He said that […]

Katyanwali high school faces staff crunch, most classes remain unattended

Katyanwali high school faces staff crunch, most classes remain unattended

Baramulla: A high school situated five kilometers from district headquarters and the chambers of chief education officer is lacking staff, facilities and quality education. The Government High School Katyanwali has 10 teachers for over 200 students studying in classes from LKG to class X. Most classes remain unattended during working days due to dearth of […]

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