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Delhi HC order restraining appointment of guest teachers puts a spanner in ambitious 'Chunauti 2018' programme
India

Delhi HC order restraining appointment of guest teachers puts a spanner in ambitious 'Chunauti 2018' programme

The Delhi education department is facing an acute shortage of teachers to operate the 163 National Institute of Open Schooling centres it opened up recently.

Sociology text lists dowry 'advantages': How the media fanned a Facebook post-fuelled row
India

Sociology text lists dowry 'advantages': How the media fanned a Facebook post-fuelled row

The dowry controversy was an unwarranted but deeply damaging attack on St. Joseph's College, Bengaluru. It also revealed several interesting problems

BHU students' protests: Varsity is now a rehabilitation centre for incompetent, lumpen legatees of academic dons
India

BHU students' protests: Varsity is now a rehabilitation centre for incompetent, lumpen legatees of academic dons

The recent episode is indicative of a morbid atrophy that has afflicted the BHU's soul.

Mumbai University: Maharashtra Cabinet renames Economics department but mum on delay in results
India

Mumbai University: Maharashtra Cabinet renames Economics department but mum on delay in results

While adding new courses and upgrading the department is a welcome step, the timing of the decision raised eyebrows as results of 14 subjects out of 477 are yet to be out.

PUSC Election 2017: Panjab University sees rise of Left leaning SFS; flashy cars, cash trend no more
Politics

PUSC Election 2017: Panjab University sees rise of Left leaning SFS; flashy cars, cash trend no more

While most parties contest elections and also win by alliances in PU, SFS is going all alone, all its four candidates are contesting the election on their own strength.

Mumbai University postpones results to 19 September, says examiners are human beings not robots
India

Mumbai University postpones results to 19 September, says examiners are human beings not robots

Fingers are being pointed at Deshmukh for imposing the online assessment system for paper checking at a time when the university was little prepared for it with a lack of trained personnel and necessary infrastructure.

Privatisation of education, prisons, infrastructure won't yield results; our public assets are not meant to be sold
India

Privatisation of education, prisons, infrastructure won't yield results; our public assets are not meant to be sold

Privatisation through disinvestment, subsidising private corporations in profit-making ventures, and economic planning to serve private interests are the hallmark of this government's policy.

IIMC Alumni Association vice-president resigns citing 'systematic saffronisation' of institute
India

IIMC Alumni Association vice-president resigns citing 'systematic saffronisation' of institute

A senior office-bearer of the IIMC Alumni Association resigned from the body, alleging "systematic saffronisation" of the institute

Mumbai University results: Over a lakh students still await marks as institute fails to declare new date
India

Mumbai University results: Over a lakh students still await marks as institute fails to declare new date

What's making matters worse is a lack of clarity regarding information, with the varsity neither giving out reasons for the delay nor mentioning dates on which they are likely to be announced.

Mumbai University should learn from result fiasco, restore crumbling system and students' faith
India

Mumbai University should learn from result fiasco, restore crumbling system and students' faith

Reform is essential, particularly in light of Mumbai University’s unbridled inefficiencies, but not at the cost of such disruption.

Despite delays plaguing exam results, Mumbai University VC Sanjay Deshmukh proceeds on leave
India

Despite delays plaguing exam results, Mumbai University VC Sanjay Deshmukh proceeds on leave

The governor also appointed Dhiren Patel, director of Veermata Jijabai Technological Institute (VJTI), as the Acting Pro Vice Chancellor of the university.

US to probe Harvard University's admission process after racism complaints from Indian-Americans
World

US to probe Harvard University's admission process after racism complaints from Indian-Americans

Trump administration will probe complaint by four Indian-American organisations that Harvard University discriminates against students from the communities

Mumbai University exam results delayed again: Move to go digital taken in haste, lacked planning
India

Mumbai University exam results delayed again: Move to go digital taken in haste, lacked planning

Considering the Mumbai University has abysmally failed to adhere to the deadline set by Maharashtra governor C Vidyasagar Rao, he may be forced to sack vice-chancellor Sanjay Deshmukh, said sources in the governor's office

Mumbai University: Blame game galore in online assessment mess; hapless students suffer silently
India

Mumbai University: Blame game galore in online assessment mess; hapless students suffer silently

Mumbai University is racing against time to deliver the results of over 400 examinations held in March and April this year.

If President Kovind can follow in Governor Kovind's footsteps, India’s higher education will be well-served
India

If President Kovind can follow in Governor Kovind's footsteps, India’s higher education will be well-served

President-elect Ram Nath Kovind's social background will give a further thrust to the plebian ethos in the management of higher education.

DHE Odisha degree admissions 2017: Third merit list to be released today, check results at dheodisha.gov.in
India

DHE Odisha degree admissions 2017: Third merit list to be released today, check results at dheodisha.gov.in

The Department of Higher Education (DHE) in Odisha will release the third selection list for plus three admissions on Tuesday

Karnataka 2017 SSLC supplementary exam results to be declared today: Check grades on kseeb.kar.nic.in
India

Karnataka 2017 SSLC supplementary exam results to be declared today: Check grades on kseeb.kar.nic.in

Karnataka Secondary Education Examination Board (KSEEB) will announce results for the Secondary School Leaving Certificate (SSLC) supplementary exams on Thursday

DHE Odisha Degree Admissions 2017: Second merit list released, check at dheodisha.gov.in
India

DHE Odisha Degree Admissions 2017: Second merit list released, check at dheodisha.gov.in

The Department of Higher Education (DHE) in Odisha on Wednesday released the second selection list for the plus three admissions

DHE Odisha Degree Admissions 2017 to be declared today: Check first selection list on dheodisha.gov.in
India

DHE Odisha Degree Admissions 2017 to be declared today: Check first selection list on dheodisha.gov.in

The result for the DHE Odisha Degree Admissions 2017 will be declared today. The candidates can check the first list at the official website, dheodisha.gov.in.

HRD ministry asks UGC to conduct fresh inspection of 44 'unworthy' universities
India

HRD ministry asks UGC to conduct fresh inspection of 44 'unworthy' universities

The HRD ministry has directed the University Grants Commission (UGC) to conduct a fresh inspection of 44 institutions labelled "unworthy" of being given a deemed varsity status by a government panel in 2009.