Tag Archives: J&K

Mission Indian Army: Over 3,000 youth from J&K appear for recruitment exam

A written examination for recruitment into the Indian Army was conducted in Jammu and Kashmir and more than 3,000 youth appeared for the same. The exam was conducted for commissioned officers in the Army on Sunday. “The examination was conducted today in which more than 3,000 youth from the state, including 800 from the valley appeared,” a Defence spokesman said. ... Read More »

J&K security agencies want ban on social media to continue

Claim rumour mongering has come down significantly Security agencies are advocating continuation of the ban on the social media in Kashmir claiming “it has yielded results on the ground”, as the one-month suspension ends on May 26. Top police sources told The Hindu that there was “a visible change on the ground as rumour mongering on the social media sites ... Read More »

BEd degree holders from J&K institutions will now be able to teach in Bihar

On Friday, the Bihar cabinet gave a nod to an education department’ proposal of making some necessary amendment in the Secondary and Higher Secondary Teachers  Rules. The proposal was to facilitate the validity of the BEd degrees obtained from the educational institutions under University of Jammu and the University of Kashmir. BEd degree from J&K institutions now valid in Bihar ... Read More »

Special scholarship worth Rs 75 crore awarded to J&K students

In order to help students in pursuing higher education outside Jammu and Kashmir state, the central government has recently decided to award scholarships to a few students. (Read: Delhi government likely to oppose several proposals of New Education Policy) Under the new scheme, candidates will be given over 3,500 scholarships worth a total of Rs 75 crore. Details of the ... Read More »