Sadaf Aman

Aided colleges on deathbed after Telangana government cuts funds?

The commissioner of technical education said that by blocking aid or asking the colleges to function on their own, they were promoting privatisation.

23 Jun 2019

No Telangana varsity figures in QS World University Rankings

The sole institution from Telangana which had made a mark in the previous editions- University of Hyderabad, also did not figure this year. 

20 Jun 2019

'Degree Online Services Telangana' phase-2 over, lukewarm response to degree courses

Only 70,000 students exercise their web options in the first phase this year; delay in Eamcet counselling cited as reason for poor response.

19 Jun 2019

Teacher crunch: Government ropes in 16K Vidya Volunteers

Though 23,000 posts are vacant, DSC has not taken up recruitment of teachers since the formation of the Telangana State.

13 Jun 2019

Less than 50 per cent seats allotted in Degree Online Services Telangana phase 1

BCom Computers emerges as the most preferred course among students in DOST 2019.

11 Jun 2019

Degree Online Services Telangana 2019: Only 1.16 lakh registrations in phase I

Experts blame the technical glitches and the confusion over Intermediate reverification results, for the poor response

08 Jun 2019

TS Eamcet results nowhere in sight, students jittery

BIE is yet to send the marks of students who appeared for reverification.

05 Jun 2019

Will new education policy provide relief from exorbitant school fees? 

The new draft which talks about affordability and accountability has impressed parents and activists from the Hyderabad, who hopes to get some relief in school fee.

04 Jun 2019

Over three lakh DOST seats up for grabs, only 44000 students register

The Telangana State Council of Higher Education (TSCHE) had introduced a slew of measures to make the admission procedure more student-friendly from this academic year.

02 Jun 2019

Telangana again fails to get additional seats for pharma courses

Contrary to the claims made by colleges, experts say lack of additional seats should not be interpreted as lack of demand for courses.

01 Jun 2019

Reduce excess baggage, prescribe only SCERT, NCERT books, NCPCR tells Telangana govt 

Officials, however, say implementation possible only next academic year; parents fear recommendations would only remain on paper

30 May 2019

Telangana school students tweet to KT Rama Rao as schools try to trim summer vacation

Responding to the tweet, KT Rama Rao told the education minister to issue clear instructions to schools to ensure they abide by the directions of the government.

29 May 2019

Teachers want academic calendar revised

With govt extending summer vacation for schools, teachers complain that they will have to put in additional effort

26 May 2019

No fee hike in colleges as TAFRC remains ‘headless’ organisation

Government hasn’t appointed a chief for Admission & Fee Regulatory panel since July 2018

25 May 2019

1,901 habitations in Telangana have no government schools, travel aid for students

He added that even if there are some 4-5 students enrolled in government school, as per the law the government cannot wind up the school.

21 May 2019