JNU Students’ Union To Have 43 Councillors

The nominations for the JNUSU polls will be filed on Tuesday.   NEW DELHI: Jawaharlal Nehru University Students’ Union (JNUSU) this time will have 43 councillors, the university poll panel said. Till last year, the number of councillors was 31 but due to an amendment made to the JNUSU constitution, the number has gone up to 43, they said. Some of the schools where the number of councillors has been increased are the School for Sanskrit and Indic Studies, School of Engineering, Special Centre for Molecular Medicine and School of Arts…

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No-detention policy in school may be scrapped from next academic year: Union minister

The no-detention policy might be scrapped from the next academic year as the policy has negatively impacted affected quality of basic education in the country, Union minister of state for human resources development Mahendra Nath Pandey said on Thursday. “Many states have expressed worry over declining education quality due to the no-detention policy and supported to remove it. Eyeing this, a decision has been made where the Centre approved that the no-detention policy can be uprooted from the next academic year,” Pandey told the media at the BJP headquarters in…

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