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Adult & Adolescent in Same Class Can Cause ‘Behavioural Problems’

Under the new rules for Delhi government-run schools, which came into effect this year, a child older than four years will not be given admission in nursery. Similarly, a seven-year-old will have to be in Class 2 and a 17-year-old in Class 12. “If an adult is in the same class as an adolescent, it will create complex behavioural problems, whi ...
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District Administration Decides to Initiate Anti-Ragging Measures

Three months after two 11th standard students were beaten up in Delhi Public School, Noida by their seniors, the District Administration decided to take an initiative for anti-ragging. District Magistrate, NP Jindal on Sunday, had asked all the educational institutes of Noida & Greater Noida to form anti-ragging committees and organise workshop ...
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Online Courses Offered by Other Universities Can Now Be Taken by Students

The University Grants Commission (UGC) has asked the country’s central universities to introduce online courses under the government’s ambitious Swayam (Study Web of Active Learning by Young and Aspiring Minds) platform. The students will be allowed to take online courses of selective subjects offered by other universities, and the cred ...
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DU Graduates Will Now Have to Apply for ‘Degree Certificate’

The convocation for DU students this year has not been held till date. This is the first time that there has been an undue delay in the convocation. Till 2014, the ceremony used to be held in March, but last year it was held in May. This year, there has been no information about the dates. As per sources, the delay is because the guest list for the ...
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Crèches-Cum-Day Care Opening to Educate Children & Improve Slum Life

A day care centre-cum- crèches was opened in Bhajanpura two months ago, making it easier for the residents of the nearby slums to continue with their daily work, while having a satisfaction of keeping their children safe. Some of the children stay on till lunch; others stay there till 5pm.The crèches didn’t only lessen the burde ...
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CIC Says, School, Teachers will be Liable to Pay Compensation for Hitting Students

Central Information Commission in an order said that a school and teacher will be held liable to pay compensation, if any student undergoes corporal punishment. The commission has directed Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan (KVS) to disclose whether they have framed any policies regarding corporal punishments against students, details of incidents, comp ...
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Manish Sisodia Asks Delhi Teachers to Cut Down Syllabus by 20%

Deputy Chief Minister & Education Minister, Manish Sisodia, has asked the school teachers to reduce the curriculum by 20%. “We were told we won’t be allowed to reduce the syllabus, so we have told our teachers verbally not to teach 20%syllabus and not to use it to test students. We need to have revolutionary thinking.” he said ...
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New Students Will Have to Sign Decency Affidavit, Asked Film and Television Institute of India

After witnessing last year’s protest by the students against appointment of Gajendra Chauhan as Chairman, Film and Television Institute of India has asked the new batch to sign a decency affidavit. The affidavit is a general conduct for declaration of maintaining decorum in campus and not insulting any faculty or staff members.There was a fus ...
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Sewage Plants to be Set-up in 12 Schools by NDMC

The New Delhi Municipal Corporation has decided to set up sewage treatment plants in 12 schools across Delhi. The size of these plants will depend on the space available. The treated water will be used to maintain horticulture around the premises.The council is working closely with National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (NEERI) to im ...
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Tips and Tricks to Give Your Best at NEET 2

After the confusion regarding the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test in May this year, the Supreme Court has ordered that the second part of the exam will be on July 24, 2016. Students who appeared for NEET 1 know that the question paper was according to last year’s AIPMT pattern. NEET 2 will follow the same pattern, the only difference b ...
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