Scattered Souls nominated for the best Book Fiction award in Tata Literature Live
October 27, 2017

Srinagar:- Scattered Souls—a collection of interlinked short stories by a young Kashmiri author Shahnaz Bashir has been shortlisted for the Best Book-Fiction Award at the Tata Lit Live Awards 2017. In various reviews, his stories have been compared with great writers like Sadat Hassan Manto and Anton Chekhov. The award will be announced on 20 November in Mumbai. The Tata Literature Live! Book of.

Political Interference Mars University Education
October 24, 2017

Syed Tajamul Imran For many decades since the introduction of the university system in India in mid-19th century, the position of vice-chancellors was adorned by eminent scholars and distinguished statesmen who had commendable stature in society. Such personalities were identified and persuaded by search committees consisting of highly renowned academicians, scientists and administrators of impeccable.

Shehr-i-Khaas students second to none: Altaf Bukhari
October 23, 2017

Announces auditorium for GHSS Nawa Kadal SRINAGAR, OCTOBER 23: Impressed by various performances carried out by students at Girls Higher Secondary School Nawa Kadal, Minister for Education, Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari today said the students of Shehr-i-Khaas are second to none when it comes to showcasing their talent. The Minister said this while addressing Annual Day function of Girls Higher Secondary.

Athlete Hamid creates history, runs non-stop 110km run from Srinagar to Baltal
October 22, 2017

Athlete Hamid creates history, runs non-stop 110km run from Srinagar to Baltal Kashmir has no dearth of sports persons who need to be promoted: Dir Tourism Srinagar/Sonamarg, Oct 22: Sunday morning witnessed a historic moment when Valley’s one of the top athletes ran non-stop 110 km from Srinagar to Baltal on Sunday. Director Tourism Kashmir Mahmood A Shah flagged off this first.

Darul Uloom Deoband issues fatwa against posting of photos on Facebook
October 20, 2017

Uttar Pradesh/Srinagar: The Darul Uloom Deoband in Uttar Pradesh’s Saharanpur has issued a fatwa prohibiting Muslim men and women from posting photographs of themselves and their families on social media sites. In the fatwa issued on October 18, Darul Uloom Deoband, one of the largest Islamic seminaries in India, has said that posting photos of self or family on social media sites such as Facebook,.

DSEK, PSAK invite US expert Dr Qazi S. Azher for training of teachers
October 19, 2017

100’s of pvt, govt teachers attend day long workshop   SRINAGAR | OCT 19 (PTK): Urging the government and private sector to train teachers in latest method of teaching, Dr Qazi S. Azher, Associate Clinical Professor and chairman Scientific Review Committee Michigan State University USA today said that unless Teachers are professionally developed.

Quality education system foundation stone of a great nation: Farooq Shah
October 19, 2017

  SRINAGAR, OCT 19 (PTK): Secretary School Education, Farooq Ahmad Shah today said that a strong and quality education system is the foundation stone of a great nation. He said that those nations who consolidated their education mechanism have excelled in every field.   The Secretary said this while addressing annual day celebratory function of Government Girls.

Dr Itoo seeks enthusiastic participation of KAS officers in elections
October 15, 2017

Dr Itoo seeks enthusiastic participation of KAS officers in elections   SRINAGAR, OCT 15 (PTK): Dr G N Itoo, Director School Education Kashmir, who is the Returning Officer for Jammu & Kashmir Administrative Services Officers Association elections has urged the KAS officers to enthusiastically participate in the polling to be held on 24 October.

Education Deptt hands-over all terrain bicycles to meritorious students in Bandipora
October 15, 2017

BANDIPORA, OCTOBER 15: The Department of Education today organized a function in Bandipora in which all-terrain mountain bicycles were provided to 30 meritorious students of class 10th from 2016 annual regular batch of the district.   The students who were provided the bicycles live at a distance of 2.5 or more kilometers from their existing educational institutions.   Director School Education.

Class work to remain suspended in 4 Sgr educational institutes on Oct 14
October 13, 2017

Class work to remain suspended in 4 Sgr educational institutes on Oct 14 SRINAGAR, OCTOBER 13:(PTK). According to the district administration Srinagar, class work in Islamia College of Science and Commerce, Amar Singh College, SP Higher Secondary School, and MP Higher Secondary School shall remain suspended on October 14, 2017 (Saturday) as a precautionary measure(PTK).