BOSE to study other state boards after NCERT snub

BOSE to study other state boards after NCERT snub

Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir State Board of School Education (BOSE) will form five teams to visit boards of different states to study examination and textbook patterns based on the suggestions from National Council of Education Research and Trainings (NCERT). The NCERT set up in 1961 by Government of India to assist and advise the […]

Scientists should get involved with state to address problems: Vohra

Scientists should get involved with state to address problems: Vohra

Srinagar: Governor NN Vohra, who is also the Chancellor of University of Kashmir on Monday said that despite having problems with incumbent Vice Chancellor, Khurshid Iqbal, he never overruled him and told him to make the decisions because he was the VC of the varsity. “VC has problems with me I have problems with him, […]

KU VC panel hears more suggestions on suitable candidate

KU VC panel hears more suggestions on suitable candidate

Srinagar: The three-member panel appointed to select a new Vice Chancellor (VC) of Kashmir University (KU) heard the opinion of teaching and non-teaching staff and of research scholars on Saturday. The Kashmir University Teachers Association (KUTA) told the panel that KU needs a VC who thinks beyond his term as Vice Chancellor and who can […]

Panel told to select KU VC on merit, not politics

Panel told to select KU VC on merit, not politics

Srinagar: Top officials and faculty of Kashmir University (KU) on Friday told the three-member panel that will select a new Vice Chancellor (VC) of the varsity to make the appointment on merit, without being swayed by “political interference.” In day-long interactions held with the panel today, the KU faculty and staff mentioned Prof Jalees Ahmed […]

Eight houses gutted in Sgr, school building in Uri

Eight houses gutted in Sgr, school building in Uri

Srinagar: Eight residential houses were gutted while as seven people received minor burn injuries in a fire that erupted on Friday morning in a congested locality of Ali-Kadal area of the old Srinagar. The local residents of the area told Kashmir Reader that flames erupted from the three-storey house of Basher Ahmad Misger triggered by […]

Private schools reject police request for quota, fee concession

Private schools reject police request for quota, fee concession

Srinagar: Private schools that were approached by a panel of Jammu and Kashmir Police to request for reservation and fee concession for their wards, have turned down the request. Kashmir Reader has learned from its sources that 18 top private schools in south Kashmir were approached individually for a meeting with the Deputy Inspector General […]

Panel to select KU VC will hear opinions later this week

Panel to select KU VC will hear opinions later this week

Srinagar: A three-member search committee constituted for appointing a new Vice Chancellor of Kashmir University (KU) will interact with several members of the varsity this week. The panel is led by Prof DP Agarwal, former chairman of the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC), and has as members Prof Ehtisham Hasnain, Vice Chancellor of Jamia Hamdard […]

1 2 3 15