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CM unhappy with quality of education

MOLOM: Chief Minister Pema Khandu has expressed unhappiness over the quality of education in the state and said it will not improve if it is left to the government only. “Despite having about 16594 regular teachers to run 3513 government schools, which include 211 community schools, the quality of education is not satisfactory,” Khandu said after launching the ‘Rumgong Vikas Abhiyan’ ... Read More »

CM stresses need to bring education under State list

Recipients of awards with Chief Minister V. Narayanasamy, Education Minister R Kamalakannan in Puducherry on Tuesday.   | Photo Credit: Special Arrangement Chief Minister V. Narayanasamy on Tuesday made out a strong case to bring “education” under the State list to enable states to form their own curriculum according to local requirements. Speaking after presenting awards to best teachers in the ... Read More »

NEET: Tamil Nadu CM meets Prime Minister Modi; seeks exemption from medical entrance exam

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami today met Prime Minister Narendra Modiand asked for exemption from the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test for students of Tamil Nadu. “The chief minister insisted that exemption from NEET for Tamil Nadu should be given considering the welfare of the students of the state,” said an official release quoting what transpired at the two leaders’ ... Read More »

Puducherry seeks exemption from NEET: CM Narayanasamy

“We will not be able to accept NEET based selection as schools in the Union Territory are not fully equipped to adopt the CBSE syllabus, which is the criterion for NEET based selection for medical courses”, Narayanasamy said. In picture, Puducherry CM V Narayanasamy (File photo) RELATED STORIES ‘Make national anthem compulsory in schools’: Government directs Supreme Court NAAC to ... Read More »