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DAV student pens election track
Fri, Aug 21, 2015

The video of the track on Youtube has received over 1,500 views in a single day.

Girls call for push to take part in polls
Fri, Aug 21, 2015

At MCM DAV College, Sector 36, two candidates were nominated for the post of president and vice-president and one each for the post of secretary and joint secretary.

PU elections: Despite norms against it, defacement all around
Fri, Aug 21, 2015

Markets, electricity poles and even trees are adorned with posters of student organisations at various places in the Tricity.

Panjab university elections: Nominations filed at city colleges, many cancelled
Thu, Aug 20, 2015

None of the candidates of Indian Students’ Association (ISA) who had filed their nominations was selected.

Toppers tell tales of cracking AIPMT
Tue, Aug 18, 2015

After results, AIPMT toppers share stories leading up to their success.

Outdoor games take a backseat: Most schools lack playgrounds
Sat, Aug 15, 2015

The school heads said they were helpless and that the education department should arrange for playgrounds near the schools.

Practicals in labs hit: Teachers complain of lack of space, attendants
Fri, Aug 14, 2015

“We do not have dedicated rooms for science labs. We are just managing with some space. Equipment are there but they are used once in a while and that too with precautions.”

EWS admissions: 25 schools served showcause notices
Fri, Aug 14, 2015

The estate office also started lease cancellation proceedings against the 25 schools that received notices with the Director Public Instructions (Schools) Kamlesh Kumar party to it.

For 4,000 differently abled students in govt schools, there are only 30 special educators
Thu, Aug 13, 2015

Till February this year, there were 20 inclusive education volunteers who were working with children with special needs. However, all of them were relieved from their duties by the UT Education Dept.

Part 1- The Facility of Library: Not sufficient space, not requisite number of books and magazines
Thu, Aug 13, 2015

A small room containing a few books locked in almirahs, six to seven chairs and a blackboard is called the ‘library’ in most of the city government schools, especially on the periphery.

PU student elections: Panjab University political battle of wits, online and offline
Tue, Aug 11, 2015

However, the Students’ Organisation of India (SOI) is sticking to its old slogan: “kyun pade ho chakkar mein, koi nahi nahi hai takkar mein.”

Neglect of a house for Mr Jeanneret
Mon, Aug 10, 2015

Such was Jeanneret’s love for Chandigarh that as per his will, his ashes were scattered in the Sukhna Lake after he died in 1967.

Checks at boys’ hostels, more CCTV cameras on campus, says Navdeep Goyal
Mon, Aug 10, 2015

In an interview with Ifrah Mufti, Dean Students’ Welfare Dr Navdeep Goyal, Panjab University talks about the ongoing preparations for the much-awaited event.

Neglect of a house for Mr Jeanneret
Mon, Aug 10, 2015

Corbusier, during his visits to the city, also used to reside in this house.

After a nudge by STA three months ago, education dept to issue notices to schools
Fri, Aug 07, 2015

Despite the fact that some of the private and the govt schools submitted complaints about the overloaded auto-rickshaws ferrying their schoolchildren, nothing has been done by the Edu department.

Chandigarh: Auto-rickshaws flout norms, ferry up to 10 school kids each
Wed, Aug 05, 2015

Officials of the State Transport Authority (STA) claim that 20 to 25 auto-rickshaw drivers are challaned daily. On Tuesday, 40 auto-rickshaw drivers were challaned.

Parties, issues and polls at PU centre stage
Mon, Aug 03, 2015

With Panjab University and city colleges headed towards student elections, here’s a look at campus politics, issues that dominate and parties in the fray.

RLA auction: Few takers for fancy registration numbers on Day One
Sun, Aug 02, 2015

The vehicle numbers 0001 to 0100 were auctioned on Saturday. Of the 89 numbers which were auctioned only 11 of them were sold at the prices ranging from Rs 1 lakh to 5 lakh.

Parents to shell out Rs 200 extra for CCTV, GPS installation in school bus
Fri, Jul 31, 2015

Majority of vehicles have installed CCTV cameras, GPS system.

At SSA training centres, no benches for students, often no shelter
Thu, Jul 30, 2015

There are no dedicated rooms for teaching and children are made to sit in open areas sometimes, and the boundary walls of schools are used as blackboard.

Education dept to prepare list, recommend EWS children to private schools
Fri, Jul 17, 2015

As per rules, all private schools have to admit 15 per cent of their students from the EWS category at entry level classes.

EWS admission norms: Only 7 private schools submit written replies to the Estate Office so far
Thu, Jul 16, 2015

Among the remaining 12 schools, many say they do not fall under the purview of the UT land allotment scheme, so ‘will admit students at the entry level of our own free will’

To upgrade quality of education, CBSE invites ideas from students, teachers
Tue, Jul 07, 2015

Three board-level awards will be given; these awardees will be eligible for the contest at the next level.

Summer vacation over, but govt schools on periphery still wait for teachers’ recruitment
Mon, Jul 06, 2015

If these 1,140 teachers get recruited by July-end, city schools would still need around 1,000 teachers more.

The show goes on, so does the wait for Happy Ending
Mon, Jun 29, 2015

The theaters that witnessed heavy rush now have to be content with moviegoers reaching double digits.