Aganwadi workers demand hike in honorarium

ARIF RASHID SRINAGAR: The Jammu and Kashmir Anganwadi Workers and Helpers Association (AWHA) on Mondayprotested again in press enclave Srinagar demanding increase in honorarium and other benefits. Scores of the protestors assembled here at press enclave and shouted slogans against the state government. President of Anganwadi workers and helpers association, Tasleema Subhan said, “We are […]

SSA teachers demand release of salary

ARIF RASHID SRINAGAR: The Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) teachers on Monday staged a protest demonstration here against the government for non -release of salary for three months. Scores of protesting teachers assembled here in press enclave and raised slogans in favour of their demands. Shah Fayaz, spokesman of the Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan teachers Association said, […]

Laboratory bearers of education dept demand increase in promotion quota

Ganderbal: Laboratory bearer employees of education department Sunday pressed the state Government to increase the departmental promotion quota to 25% for them. A Laboratory bearer employee’s delegation told Kashmir Reader that Government has done injustice with the Lab Bearers and lab Assistants employess by reducing Departmental promotion Quota to 5% from 25%. The delegation said […]

14 kindergartens to come up at Srinagar, Jammu

SRINAGAR: Secretary School Education, Farooq Ahmad Shah on Sunday directed the concerned officials to expedite the works on the construction of various educational institutions in Srinagar so that they were completed within the stipulated deadline. He toured many schools of District Srinagar and reviewed the construction work going on in these institutions. Secretary School Education, […]

KU Result fiasco: Varsity still grappling to clear mess

KU Result fiasco: Varsity still grappling to clear mess

Srinagar: The University of Kashmir is yet to issue the corrected first semester results of some 7000 under graduate students affected by the recent result faux pas. According to officials the varsity is still struggling to trace the roll numbers and question paper series of a number of students who they said have not filled […]

Why are Kashmiri Students under a Cloud of Suspicion?

Why are Kashmiri Students under a Cloud of Suspicion?

Zeeshan Rasool Khan Often described as the valley of grief and mourning, Kashmir hardly witnesses a single day of respite from bloodshed. To escape the situation and the environment, irrespective of their age, social status, and the conditions and when their life is valueless, mostly for their career aspirations, some Kashmiri youth prefer to exit. […]

New colleges to run from rented buildings not schools: Min

New colleges to run from rented buildings not schools: Min

JAMMU: The Government would run new colleges of the state in rented buildings making an end to past practice of running these colleges from Government Higher Secondary Schools, Minister for Education, Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari today said. “The department would hire separate buildings to house new colleges till the construction of the campuses instead of […]

Included at last moment, KAS aspirants seek postponement of exam

Included at last moment, KAS aspirants seek postponement of exam

Srinagar: The KAS aspirants asked to submit forms for mains examination at the last moment on High Court orders are seeking postponement of the examinations. The High Court last week directed that 429 candidates dropped in the revised list of prelims result be included in for the main examination after which the Public Service Commission […]

Aspirants hold protest in Press Enclave

Aspirants hold protest in Press Enclave

Arif Rashid srinagar: Several KAS aspirants held a protest in Srinagar’s press enclave on Tuesday asking for mains examination to the deferred. Mehreen Bakshi, one of the aspirants said, “It is possible for us to sit in the mains exams which is scheduled from 15 February. However, these 429 aspirants got only seven days to […]

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