The 34-acre plot was granted free of cost on a 99-year lease to DU by the Roshanpura Gram Sabha to establish quality education institutes for youngsters in the area. But the only thing constructed so far is a boundary wall.
Following the news reports, the journalists now face charges of making assertions prejudicial to national integration and causing public nuisance, after a magisterial inquiry found the journalists guilty of spreading “false” and “negative” news.
Teachers' Day Awards: For their innovative methods, the HRD Ministry has chosen 46 teachers for the National Award for Teachers which will be given away by President Ram Nath Kovind this Teachers’ Day.
A month into college, Sana Niyaz, the Delhi government school topper in this year’s CBSE class XII examination, is picking up phrases in Malayalam and Assamese, and studying texts in Hindi and English.
In 1973, the first direct elections to DUSU were held and all four seats were won by the ABVP — Jaitley, who had secured a seat in the Faculty of Law, became vice-president. The next year, Jaitley’s political journey in DU culminated in him being elected union president.
Proctor Neeta Sehgal stated that the university is deciding on what action can be taken against the union and its president Shakti Singh, who installed the pillar with the three busts without permission from university authorities.
In June, Delhi Education Minister Manish Sisodia announced the government would cover the complete examination fee for all students in its schools, who will appear for Class X and XII board exams. The matter resurfaced this month, when the CBSE hiked the fee to Rs 1,200 for SC/ST students and Rs 1,500 for the rest of the students of both grades in these schools.
“It will become difficult for children when they complete studying here and move on to another school because there are no Punjabi-medium schools for them to go to. If they study only in Punjabi, they will struggle with studies in Hindi- or English-medium once they reach class VI,” said school head Dinesh Singh.
“Gandhi ji had said that education should achieve three things in someone who has gone through school and college — they should be a good person, they should be able to sustain and provide for their family..., and the third thing is they should be a kattar deshbhakt (hardcore patriot),” Kejriwal said.
Currently, SCERT provides topic- and lesson-specific training only for teachers of classes IX and X in mathematics, science and English, via a mobile app called ChalkLit, developed by NGO Million Sparks Foundation in 2016.