JNU teachers allege new academic calendar being imposed by diktat, refuse to accept – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The JNU Teachers Association (JNUTA) on Monday alleged that the new academic calendar sent for approval to the university’s academic council is being “imposed by diktat”. It claimed that the calendar proposed by the JNU registrar has parts which have “retrospective effect” and would adversely impact both students and teachers. “The JNUTA rejects … Read more

Saink school admission entrance test on Jan 10 – Times of India

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The National Testing Agency (NTA ) under Ministry of Education, Govt. of India is conducting All India Sainik School Entrance Examination (AISSEE) on January 10 for admission to Class VI and Class IX for the academic year 2021-22. Sainik School, Kazhakootam is the only Sainik School in Kerala. All candidates are supposed to apply … Read more

Class 9-12 students back to schools in parts of Uttar Pradesh after 7 months – Times of India

LUCKNOW: Many schools in Uttar Pradesh reopened from Monday after the state government granted permission to open institutes outside containment zones as per the Ministry of Home Affairs guidelines. Following strict Covid-19 protocols, the schools reopened for Class 9 to 12 in parts of Ghaziabad, Moradabad, Lucknow, and Noida. As per the protocols, children would … Read more

Odisha CUCET 2020 1st merit list to be released soon at cuo.ac.in – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Central University of Odisha is going to release the CUCET 2020 first merit list today on its website – cuo.ac.in. After the CUCET 2020 result, the aspiring candidates asked to register and give their preference to take admission in MBA programme of CUO for online counselling cum admission on its official portal www.cuo.ac.in. … Read more

Government mulling reopen of colleges next month: DyCM Ashwath Narayan – Times of India

MYSURU: The Karnataka government is preparing to re-open colleges for UG and PG students from next month and a decision on it would be taken keeping in mind the safety of students and teachers in view of COVID-19 pandemic, Deputy Chief Minister Ashwath Narayan said on Monday. Amid the uncertainty over reopening of schools and … Read more

OJEE 2020: Around 48,500 students appear so far – Times of India

BHUBANESWAR: Authorities of the Odisha Joint Entrance Examination (OJEE) on Monday said that around 48,500 out of 79,800 candidates have appeared for the OJEE during last eight days. It will have a separate sitting for OJEE aspirants on October 22. The OJEE aspirants whose test centre is located in a city other than their preferred … Read more

Taking online classes becomes uphill task for children in Kerala’s Mattupetty – Times of India

IDDUKI: Before Covid-19 hit Kerala, Sumathi, a Class 8 student, was in school during morning hours, but now she starts her day by trying to find a location where her father’s mobile phone would show network coverage in order to attend her online classes. Sumathi is not alone. The daily morning task of many children … Read more

DUSU fumes over order on payment of salaries from student funds – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Delhi government’s latest order to pay salaries of teaching and non teaching staff of 12 colleges of University of Delhi which are funded by the state government from the students’ society funds (SSF) is receiving immense backlash from the students and teachers’ community alike. The Delhi University Students’ Union along with Akhil … Read more

Skill center provides free training to women in J&K’s Poonch – Times of India

POONCH: Women in rural areas of Poonch in Dara Village, Jammu and Kashmir, are being imparted skill training to enable women’s economic empowerment and which in turn contributes to the economy of the country. Skill development is being imparted through Rural Self Employment and Training Institutes (RSETIs), under the Ministry of Rural Development. Women in … Read more

Admissions to FLAME University for 2021 intake begin on October 19 – Times of India

PUNE: FLAME University, the pioneer of liberal education in India, has announced the start of admissions for its 2021 intake for its undergraduate and postgraduate programs. In a fresh move, it has also announced the addition of Business Analytics, as both, a Major and a Minor, at the undergraduate level. Programs Offered The liberal education … Read more