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Tarun Chugh meets Thawar Chand Gehlot, slams Congress govt. for playing with future of SC students

CHANDIGARH: The BJP today alleged that Capt Amarinder Singh-led Congress government in Punjab was playing with the future of SC students as it was reluctant to send Audit Report of the fund received for Post Matric Scholarship to the Union Government.

Jal Shakti Avhiyan scheme to conserve water launched in Chandigarh

CHANDIGARH: Jal Shakti Abhiyan, a flagship scheme of Government of India to conserve water, has been launched in Chandigarh. As a part of the scheme Eco-club Day was celebrated in 114 government and private schools of Chandigarh here on Monday. The theme of the celebration was water conservation and tree plantation. More than 20,000 students from all schools took part in various activities.

Amidst the conflict of Centre-State, future of SC students hanging by a thread: Kainth

JALANDHAR: Speaking to the newspersons here at the Jalandhar Press Club, Paramjit Singh Kainth, President of the National Scheduled Castes Alliance, a socio-politico organization working in the interests of the Scheduled Castes, Backward Classes and minorities, bashed the State government over its profound inability in dealing with the abysmal implementation of the post-matric scholarship in Punjab.

UP government denies Muslim minors forced to chant 'Jai Shri Ram'

LUCKNOW: The Uttar Pradesh government has denied that students of a madarasa in Unnao district were forced to chant 'Jai Shri Ram', saying that the news was wrongly spread to malign the government's image.

GNDU Placement Department organized seminar on 'IBM Hack Challenge”

AMRITSAR: Dr. Mani Madhukar, Program Manager - University Relations,IBM India Pvt. Ltd. conducted seminar on ‘IBM Hack Challenge” at Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar. Students of Computer Science, Computer Engineering and Electronics Technology departments of main campus and regional campuses participated in the seminar. The seminar was conducted by the Placement Department of the university.

Aryans to give scholarship to 50 Girls under Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao Scheme

MOHALI: To promote the higher education among girls, Aryans Group of Colleges, Rajpura Near Chandigarh has announced 50 seats under Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao scholarship Scheme for 2019-20 session. Aryans has launched special scholarship helpline no 1800-123-3633 for the students.

Six-fold increase in UP Board's examination fees

LUCKNOW:  The Uttar Pradesh Secondary Education Board has increased six-fold the examination fees for high school and intermediate board examinations in 2020.

RTE out of reach for the poor children in modern city of Chandigarh

CHANDIARH: When Monsoon in Chandigarh has its own flavor and romance for many that touches all our senses but for Jinterder it is a test for his dream house a “Jhugi.” All huddled on the cot thinking about the future of his four children. After nine years of its implementation, it is time to analyse if the RTE Act has managed to achieve its goal. It legally makes the Administration responsible to ensure elementary education to children between six and 14 years free and compulsory education. There is also a provision to provide 25 per cent reservation for students of weaker section in private schools.

Arms found in UP madrasa during raid, 6 arrested

BIJNOR:  Six persons have been arrested after the police raided a madrasa in Uttar Pradesh's Bijnor district and recovered weapons.

PUCA urged Bihar Govt to review the recent notification of Bihar Credit Card Scheme in the interest of the students

MOHALI: President, Federation of Self Financed Technical Institutions (FSFTI) and Punjab Unaided Colleges Association (PUCA), Dr. Anshu Kataria urged Nitish Kumar’s Govt to review the notification - 15/M 1-57/2016/1462 dated 5th July 2019 stating to give Credit Card Scheme benefits only to NBA/NAAC accredited and NIRF ranked Institutions.

Govt brings e-revolution to campuses, to connect with students across India

NEW DELHI:  Even before a new session begins, all leading universities and other higher education institutions in the country are busy setting up social media cells to connect all students and staff with the Union Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD).

"Three Week-Summer School" concluded at Human Resource Development Centre of the GNDU

AMRITSAR: A "Three Week-Summer School (Interdisciplinary Refresher Course)" concluded on 8-7-2019 at the UGC-Human Resource Development Centre (HRDC) of the University. Forty university and college teachers pertaining to a multiplicity of academic disciplines from Punjab and from various parts of the country participated in it.

Punjab makes NCC compulsory in schools, colleges bordering Pakistan

CHANDIGARH: Punjab will provide compulsory National Cadet Corps (NCC) training to students at all government schools and colleges in areas located close to the international border with Pakistan.

Was Batla House encounter fake? John to unravel the truth

MUMBAI:  Actor John Abraham once again dons patriotism on his sleeve in the upcoming film "Batla House", after successfully experimenting with the genre in recent films such as Romeo Akbar Walter, Satyameva Jayate and Parmanu. John's latest film will attempt to unravel the truth behind the 2008 encounter with alleged terrorists that took place at Batla House in Jamia Nagar in Delhi.

Haryana school students start sit-ups to sharpen brain

CHANDIGARH: A government school in Haryana on Monday started a brain-teaser exercise on a pilot basis at the morning prayer session in which the students will do 14 sit-ups everyday.

Zomato may launch online home-cooked meal service

NEW DELHI:  A latest tweet by food delivery platform Zomato has triggered speculations that it may launch a service where people can order home-made food -- like that age-old tiffin service which is still popular in several parts of the country especially among students, working-class people and those living in private hostels.

Sikh Religious Society organizes its Second Annual "Sarbat Da Bhala" Run

PALATINE,IL: Sikh Religious Society organized its second annual 3.2 km Run/Walk on June 30, 2019 in Palatine, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago.  The theme of the run was “Sarbat Da Bhala" (Well-being for All). More than 200 participants of all ages including the neighborhood residents and their families took part.  State of Illinois Senator Ann Gillespie, who represents the people of this neighborhood in 27th Senate District, was the honored guest and kicked off the run. The Run/Walk was for well-being, health, peace, love and tolerance.

PSCAE to render degrees, diplomas, certificates of 107 educational institutions invalid : K.S Pannu

CHANDIGARH: Issuing a word of caution to the students seeking admission in the institutes offering education in the discipline of agricultural sciences, Mr. KS Pannu, Member Secretary, Punjab State Council for Agricultural Education (PSCAE) informed that PSCAE would render degrees, diplomas and certificates of 107 educational institutions in the said discipline, invalid with effect from January 1, 2020.

Sukhjot Kaur Samra earns laurels for Punjabi community in Canada

JALANDHAR: A true talent is not reliant on formal introductions instead it is very much capable of forming its own identity among society. Accomplished individuals are not formed by a procedure; they are born with such in-built qualities. In the light of their skill, knowledge and qualities they undergo much of their lifespan with distinction and numerous destinations are achieved along the way with unparalleled levels of success.

Punjab Govt conniving with education mafia under deep conspiracy to derail the system- Principal Budhram

CHANDIGARH: The state Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), has accused the Captain Amarinder Singh government of not providing syllabus books to the students of state-run schools in Punjab, alleging the government in the saddle was working under the influential private education mafia calling the shots in the state.


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