‘Pupil poverty’ pressure on school cash

Schools in England are having to “pick up the pieces” for families in poverty, including giving food and clothes to children, head teachers warn. But, they say, that is unsustainable when schools are facing “funding cuts”. Heads will raise their concerns at the Association of School and College Leaders’ (ASCL) annual conference. Education Secretary Damian […]

Ban cars from idling near schools, says UK public health agency

Cars queue to collect children outside a primary school in Aberystwyth, Wales. Photograph: Alamy Cars should be banned from idling near schools and congestionchargesimposed across the UK as part of measures recommended by the government public health agency. In a report on Monday, Public Health England (PHE) said up to 36,000 people were dying each year from human-made […]

Scholarships This Week

Kashmir Observer in association with Buddy4Study presents scholarships available for the meritorious students of Jammu & Kashmir. Ist Scholarship Category: National Level Scholarship: 11th National Biennial Competition for Green Grassroots 2018 Description: National Innovation Foundation and DST, Govt. of India invite young innovators and inventors to submit their technical projects which can contribute to energyconservation, […]

Maharashtra MAH MCA CET admit card 2019 released at cetcell.mahacet.org, here’s how to download

MSETC MAH MCA CET 2019 Admit card released(PTI) MHA MCA CET Admit Card 2019: Maharashtra State Entrance Test Cell (MSETC) has released the admit cards for MAH MCA CET 2019 on its official website cetcell.mahacet.org. The last date to download the admit cards is March 23, 2019. The examination will be held on March 23, 2019 and the result […]

RBSE 10th and 12th Admit Card 2019 released, Get complete details here

RBSE 10th and 12th Admit Card 2019: Rajasthan Board Admit Card 2019 for the upcoming board exam for Class 10 and Class 12 students has been released by the Rajasthan board. The Board of Secondary Education Rajasthan, Ajmer released the RBSE Board Exam 2019 admit cards for the Secondary i.e. Class 10 and Senior Secondary […]

New York City and Boston close schools as snowstorm slams Northeast

A storm dumped several inches of snow across the Northeast overnight Sunday into Monday, closing schools in New York City and Boston and leaving a slushy mess for the morning commute. Manhattan’s Central Park was hit with five inches of snow, its largest snowfall total of the winter so far. Boston’s Logan Airport received nearly […]

Ban on Jamaat-e-Islami won’t affect affiliated schools, mosques, says govt

The Jammu and Kashmir government late on Sunday clarified that Jamaat-e-Islami’ affiliated schools, mosques and orphanages have been kept outside the purview of the ban on the organisation. “#JeI Ban# J&K Government Spokesman, Rohit Kansal @kansalrohit69 clarifies: Schools, mosques & orphanages so far kept outside the scope of seizure,” said a tweet by department of […]