German professor at JNU threatens suicide, says stable now

New Delhi,A June 11 :  A German professor at the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), who had threatened to commit suicide on being termined from service, has been discharged from hospital after counselling and now says he is stable, Delhi Police said on Sunday.

Stephen Baiar, a Professor of Physical Sciences…

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HC refuses to stay action against private Delhi school

New Delhi, June 10: The Delhi High Court on Friday did not stay the Delhi government’s proposed action against a private school for not refunding excess fee.

A division bench of Justice Sunil Gaur and Justice C. Hari Shankar issued notice to the Directorate of Education seeking its response…

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NDA government meting out injustice to DU teachers: Ajay Maken

New Delhi, June 10:  A Congress delegation along with Delhi University teachers on Friday called on President Pranab Mukherjee and apprised him of the “injustice” being meted out to teachers of the varsity by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led central government, with 4,500 ad-hoc teachers not being…

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90.5% clear CBSE Class 10, Delhi lags behind at 78.1%

New Delhi, June 5:  A total of 90.5 per cent students cleared the CBSE Class 10 exams this year, the board announced on Saturday.

A total of 16,68,567 students appeared for the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) Class 10 exams this session, out of which 7…

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A CBSE examiner’s candid account of how papers are marked

New Delhi June 4: I’ve been teaching for 17 years, first with ISCE and for the last six or seven years, with CBSE. I’m an assistant head examiner, so our job is to make sure the examiners have marked scripts fairly, in accordance with the CBSE’s marking…

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