Monday, Jul 28, 2014

Dipti Singh

Expel boy who slashed senior’s throat, parents tell Malad school
Thu, Jul 24, 2014

The Dindoshi police registered an attempt to murder case against the aggressor.

Senate members slam MU for failing to deliver 15,000 marksheets, students in lurch
Wed, Jul 23, 2014

University officials, however, maintained that while a majority of the marksheets had been dispatched,

College teachers’ federation stages protest to press for pending demands
Tue, Jul 22, 2014

The teachers, who have also written to President Pranab Mukherjee on the issue.

City school makes self-defence compulsory for Std VIII-XII
Mon, Jul 21, 2014

The training is based on composition of techniques taken from karate, aikido, kickboxing and krav maga

Goa school won’t expel 23 orphans, parents withdraw 18 students
Thu, Jul 17, 2014

The parents accused the school management of instilling fear in the minds of the students.

Goa school expels 13 HIV+ orphans, some parents say expel 23 others too
Tue, Jul 15, 2014

The first group of 13 children, aged between 6 and 15 years, have been moved to a school in North Goa.

‘Unauthorised’ MBA course at HR college under lens
Sun, Jul 13, 2014

Principal said that no MBA course was offered so far.

Govt delays DoA teachers’ contract renewal
Sun, Jul 13, 2014

Contracts of around 10 teachers at Sir J J school of Arts, for instance, are yet to be renewed this year.

Parents file complaint with education minister after Goregaon school expels 8 EWS students
Thu, Jul 10, 2014

The school expelled eight EWS students after it acquired minority status earlier this year.

MU results delayed yet again
Tue, Jul 08, 2014

Results of third-year BSc, MSc, MCom, many streams of engineering, law and others are yet to be declared.

Four more Dadar school girls allege molestation
Fri, Jul 04, 2014

The two other victims are expected to record their statements on Friday.

36 city aspirants take UGC-NET in Braille
Thu, Jul 03, 2014

The examination was offered in Braille in 44 subjects.

FYJC: Over a lakh get seats of their choice, 2nd list on July 9
Thu, Jul 03, 2014

1,76,876 students were allotted seats in the first round of admissions.

‘Can’t force colleges to have websites in Marathi’
Mon, Jun 30, 2014

Members of Prahaar Vidhyarthi Sanghatana, a students’ organisation, had met Tope last year, to press for their demand.

IIT-B starts ‘mentorship’ programme to help freshers settle in
Mon, Jun 23, 2014

Through SMP, the institute will get feedback from students, faculty and officials on a regular basis to make campus life comfortable

Communicating through hard work
Sun, Jun 22, 2014

An Andheri-based cleaning and beautification company empowers differently-abled people, shows they can.

Online admission process for FYJC begins
Thu, Jun 19, 2014

Despite increased intake capacity, cut-offs are set to rise.

MU failed to use 7-60% of budget allotted for assessments
Tue, Jun 17, 2014

Teachers and moderators have complained of low remuneration for assessment duty every year.

Over a year later, MU yet to implement guidelines for local inquiry committee
Mon, Jun 09, 2014

The draft guidelines have listed around 25 criteria and documents that should be inspected by a committee during its visit to colleges.

RTE online admissions: 4,000 seats remain vacant
Sat, Jun 07, 2014

There were several parents who were unable to submit their applications by the last day, as they could not submit required documents.

Burhani College stops admission without MU nod
Thu, Jun 05, 2014

The management has, however, maintained that the college, run by the Burhani Educational Society, is not shutting down.

Class XII: Despite improving score, pass percentage in Mumbai division lowest in state
Tue, Jun 03, 2014

Of the 11,98,859 who appeared for HSC exam from across the state, 10,79,332 were declared pass.

MU affiliation of over 500 colleges not permanent, says teachers’ body
Mon, Jun 02, 2014

In 2006-07, affiliation fee earned by MU amounted to Rs 2.72 crore and three years later in 2009-10, the MU collected Rs 11.72 crore.

Mumbai University’s first woman V-C dies
Thu, May 22, 2014

Dr. Bengalee was also a lecturer at St. Xavier Institute of Education till 1984.

ICSE results out, 8 city students get all-India ranking
Thu, May 22, 2014

Out of the four students who are on second position in AIR this year by scoring a staggering 98.4% each, two are from Mumbai.

Despite HC rap, spelling error in national anthem stays in textbooks
Tue, May 20, 2014

However, once again this the the state bureau for textbooks repeated the mistake.

A library by little leaders
Sun, May 11, 2014

The library, which was started in February 2014 with the support of Avasara Academy, now has more than 350 books, which children can borrow for a refundable deposit of Rs 20.

To hike or not to hike
Tue, May 06, 2014

Colleges, however, have been demanding a hike for two years, saying their expenses have escalated.

No. of applications for RTE quota seats double with online admission system
Tue, May 06, 2014

This year, around 6,560 students applied online for 8,243 seats in city schools as on Monday, the last day of the admission.

Ulhasnagar teacher death: EC probe team visits kin, to question erring polling officials
Thu, May 01, 2014

The incident came to light when the family returned to the city on April 26 and demanded for action against the officer.

Applications for re-evaluation in MU going up each year: RTI reply
Wed, Apr 30, 2014

According to academicians, the increasing number of applications for re-evaluation shows the falling standards of assessment at the varsity.

‘Errors’ creep into JEE Main papers
Wed, Apr 30, 2014

In question numbers 75, 83 and 88 of the physics paper, none of the options given for the questions were correct, Tyagi said.

MSc students get ‘wrong question paper’
Sun, Apr 27, 2014

The students have demanded a re-examination.

BJP moves EC against principal of St Xavier
Thu, Apr 24, 2014

Mascarenhas had uploaded the letter on the college website

BJP moves EC against St. Xavier’s principal for model code violation
Thu, Apr 24, 2014

RTI activist and former chief information commissioner Shailesh Gandhi backed Mascarenhas, who had mentioned Gandhi’s name in his letter.

MU issues showcause notice to S K Somaiya College
Wed, Apr 23, 2014

The Media Criticism examination was scheduled for 11 am to 1 pm on April 19, and a total of 10 students were supposed to appear for it.