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NCERT textbooks to be Uttarakhand-oriented from 2018-19 academic session

NCERT textbooks to be Uttarakhand-oriented from 2018-19 academic session

From the 2018-19 academic session, the students in Uttarakhand schools will be able to learn more about the state as the NCERT textbooks will become...
World Book Fair to be held in Dehradun from August 28 to September 5

World Book Fair to be held in Dehradun from August 28 to September 5

In order to revive the receding interest in books in Uttarakhand, the state government has decided to organize a world book fair from August 28...
Encouraging Science: 10 Uttarakhand schools selected for Atal Tinkering Lab scheme

Encouraging Science: 10 Uttarakhand schools selected for Atal Tinkering Lab scheme

In order to inculcate a sense of curiosity and wonder, the NITI Aayog has selected 10 schools from Uttarakhand, where laboratories pertaining to practical aspects...
No science teacher in GGIC school, Rudraprayag DM sends his wife to teach students

No science teacher in GGIC school, Rudraprayag DM sends his wife to teach students

Known for his professionalism, honesty and dabangg approach, Mangesh Ghildiyal has become a household name, especially in Rudraprayag district. When the young IAS officer found that there was...
4 Uttarakhand districts to introduce regional language in school curriculum

4 Uttarakhand districts to introduce regional language in school curriculum

The government schools in four districts of Uttarakhand will include regional languages in the school curriculum for the ongoing academic session. Garhwali will be taught in the...
Uttarakhand HC takes a bold decision: No Salaries for Schools with No Facilities

Uttarakhand HC takes a bold decision: No Salaries for Schools with No Facilities

The lack of basic facilities at the government schools of Uttarakhand has raised the eyebrows of Nainital High Court which has taken a bold decision...
Uttarakhand Government Schools to impart English Education to students

Uttarakhand Government Schools to impart English Education to students

Government schools of Uttarakhand have acknowledged the importance of learning another language which can play a great role in shaping the career of a student....
ONGC to install Bio-toilets in Government Schools of Uttarakhand

ONGC to install Bio-toilets in Government Schools of Uttarakhand

Government schools of Uttarakhand will now get the bio-toilet facility which will be funded by ONGC’s Corporate Social Responsibility Project (CSR). Prior to this ONGC...
Traditional Attire to Replace Convocation Gowns in a University in Uttarakhand

Traditional Attire to Replace Convocation Gowns in a University in Uttarakhand

Ditching the colonial past, Uttarakhand has taken a step to introduce the traditional attires during the convocation ceremonies held in the colleges. The scholars graduating...
No more Uttarakhand Quota in DAV (PG) College

No more Uttarakhand Quota in DAV (PG) College

With the beginning of the new academic session, DAV (PG) college has come up with a whole new set of instructions for the students along...
Jai Hind! Uttarakhand universities to have ‘Wall of Valor’ for 21 Param Vir Chakra soldiers

Jai Hind! Uttarakhand universities to have ‘Wall of Valor’ for 21 Param Vir Chakra soldiers

The Uttarakhand governor K K Paul on Friday presented the vice chancellors of universities with 21 portraits of Param Vir Chakra recipients to be displayed...
8 candidates from U’khand selected, many have excelled in the Civil Services Exams

8 candidates from U’khand selected, many have excelled in the Civil Services Exams

In the Union Public Service Commission’s Civil Services Exams, the candidates from Uttarakhand have proved their metal as it is for the first time that...
Uttarakhand Board Results Declared: Ayesha & Aditya are the toppers for 10th-12th

Uttarakhand Board Results Declared: Ayesha & Aditya are the toppers for 10th-12th

The Uttarakhand board results for 10th and 12th was declared on Tuesday morning which brought colours to many lives. Vijaynagar’s Ayesha from Rudraprayag became the...
S. Deepti ranks third in all India 12th ISC board exams, makes Dehradun proud

S. Deepti ranks third in all India 12th ISC board exams, makes Dehradun proud

On Monday, Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations declared the ISC (12th) and ICSE (10th) results in which everybody performed well. If we look...
CBSE Results Out: Dehradun’s Vatsalya became Uttarakhand state Topper

CBSE Results Out: Dehradun’s Vatsalya became Uttarakhand state Topper

Sunday brought a smile on the faces of Uttarakhand students as the CBSE 12th results were declared in which many students passed with flying colours....
Uttarakhand to open two new Universities, notices have been issued

Uttarakhand to open two new Universities, notices have been issued

From the new academic session, now two new colleges in the state will now offer admissions to the students. The Government House has already given...
Uttarakhand Board Results to be declared between May 29-30

Uttarakhand Board Results to be declared between May 29-30

[caption id="attachment_10896" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Src: UK Board students smiling after performing well in exams[/caption] Now the students will have to wait a little longer for...
Check out 3 historic survey instruments being sent from Dehradun to London museum!

Check out 3 historic survey instruments being sent from Dehradun to London museum!

The historical survey equipment that measured the height of Mount Everest for the first time will travel to London from Dehradun to be at display...
U’khand to establish new Boarding Schools after closing 1910 Government Schools

U’khand to establish new Boarding Schools after closing 1910 Government Schools

The decision of Education Minister, Arvind Pandey to shut down the government schools having student strength less than 10 has taken its toll on the...
Bio-metric Attendance to be taken at the Degree Colleges of Uttarakhand

Bio-metric Attendance to be taken at the Degree Colleges of Uttarakhand

Taking note of the sparsely filled classes, the Degree colleges have come to a notion that from now onwards the students and faculty have to...