Work on CUK site stopped on MHRD instructions: Bukhari

Work on CUK site stopped on MHRD instructions: Bukhari

DC asked to identify alternate site JAMMU: Minister for Education Altaf Bukhari today informed the Legislative Assembly that the Union Ministry of Human Resource Development (UMHRD) has requested the state government for providing alternate land for the construction of the permanent campus of Central University Kashmir. Responding to a calling attention notice by Sheikh Ishfaq […]

Govt framing ‘concept note’ to identify, fill critical gaps in elementary education: Min

JAMMU: The Jammu and Kashmir Government is soon coming up with a ‘concept note’ envisaging measures to identify and fill critical gaps in elementary education with the assistance of United Nations International Children’s Education Fund (UNICEF), India Chapter. The International Organization has offered its services to frame a workable ‘concept note to contain dropout rate, […]

KUTA calls for roll back of order authorising college professors as research guides

Srinagar: Executive Committees of the Kashmir and Jammu University Teachers Associations (KUTA and JUTA) have demanded immediate roll back of an order issued by Higher Education department which authorises all Assistant/Associate Professors of Higher Education Department having Ph.D. to act as Guides/Co-Guides for M.Phil./Ph.D scholars registered in any State/Central University, within or outside the State. […]

Students back from outside tour call on CM

JAMMU: A group of 50 students which was on a week-long tour outside the state, called on the Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti here on Friday. The tour was conducted by the Jammu frontier headquarters of BSF and these students were drawn from districts of Poonch, Rajouri, Samba, Kathua and Jammu. During the tour the students […]

Smart Phones: A Treasure Trove of Knowledge

Smart Phones: A Treasure Trove of Knowledge

By Fayaz Ganie Many things distinguish humans from the rest of the Creation. One of these is knowledge, the capability to acquire it and the power to pass on accumulated knowledge of the ages to the succeeding generations and fellow humans. Knowledge is acquired and dispersed through diverse means and methods but the most important […]

ReT(s) have become Complacent. They must be Transferred and Rotated Regularly

By Sofi Yousuf Renowned educationists of the world unanimously believe that transfer is the most important tool of learning for a teacher which enables him or her to develop important competencies and thus better teaching quality. This is why transfer has been deemed as an important part of the service and is implemented everywhere after […]

Microbiology as subject at HSS level under consideration: Edu min

JAMMU: The government is considering introduction of microbiology subject at higher secondary level, however, the introduction of the subject (Microbiology) as undergraduate course depends upon availability of faculty and infrastructure in the government degree colleges, this was stated by Minister for Education, Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari in the Legislative Assemblyon Thursday. Replying to a question […]

‘8000 posts being created to consolidate HR in schools’

JAMMU: 8000 posts are being created at different levels in the state to augment human resource (HR) for the newly up-graded 200 middle schools to high schools and 200 high schools to higher secondary schools, Minister for Education, Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari informed the House on Thursday. The minister said this while replying to a […]

Secy edu reviews progress of works on school buildings

JAMMU: To review the pace of constructions works of school buildings and other works going on in education sector in Kashmir division, Secretary School Education, Farooq Ahmad Shah convened a meeting on Thursday. In a video conference, Director School Education Kashmir along with other officers of the department briefed secretary education about the works which […]

VC KU flags off educational, cultural tour

SRINAGAR: Vice Chancellor Kashmir University, Prof Khurshid Andrabi on Thursday flagged off an educational tour and cultural delegation for participating in various events. A delegation comprising 25 students led by Cultural Officer, Kashmir University, Shahid Ali Khan will participate in the 6th National Chandigarh Cultural festival being hosted by Chandigrah University, Mohali from 9th to […]

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