N Dhamotharan

Two years on, one lakh graduates still await degree certificate from Bharathiar University

According to BU sources, the university needs Governor-Chancellor RN Ravi's permit to confer degree certificates to graduates

17 Apr 2022

School education department faces 222 contempt cases

Teachers attribute this to the school education department’s failure to appoint a legal officer.

11 Apr 2022

Bharathiar University offers fellowship for PhD research scholars

This is the first time that arts and science college students would be getting a fellowship for PhD research.

09 Apr 2022

‘Dead and buried’ man returns home in Erode

According to police, on March 31, his son Karthi was informed by his friends that a body matching Moorthi's identity was found near the Sathyamangalam bus stand.

06 Apr 2022

Competitive exam coaching starts for Class 11 in Coimbatore government schools

The district school education department has kicked off non-residential competitive exam coaching for the Class 11 government school students this year.

03 Apr 2022

Teacher Recruitment Board revises pass marks by 5 per cent, TET aspirants fume

On March 7, the TRB issued an order revising the minimum qualification for B.Ed graduates to write TNTET paper- II to 45 marks from 40.

25 Mar 2022

TNOU's learner support centres stay dormant

The centres were started in 91 government arts and science colleges across the State in November 2020, but many centres are inactive as there have been no admissions.

18 Mar 2022

Open-book exams: Experts do not want universities to rank students for 2 years

Bharathiar University Vice-Chancellor P Kaliraj told TNIE, "Online or offline exam, students who are toppers will remain toppers and get a rank. The rank-list will not affect anybody adversely."

14 Mar 2022

Postgraduate teachers needed for Class XI, XII in Tamil Nadu government schools

Educators are urging the School Education department to complete the counselling by May to ensure studies of students in those classes are not affected.

07 Mar 2022

'Not able to meet costs, transfer us to home districts', says gangmen deployed in Coimbatore

Gangmen recruited by TANGEDCO has called for the transfer to their home districts stating they are unable to meet the rising cost of living.

01 Mar 2022

Civic body takes over ground, Coimbatore corporation school students deprived of sports activities

Sources said the land would be used to build a hockey stadium and an office for the Coimbatore City Municipality Corporation. 

28 Feb 2022

Govt school in Coimbatore sowing seeds for a budding future

The students have been serving grains and water to crows, peacocks, sparrows, and doves that liven up the campus.

27 Feb 2022

Political parties rope in children for TN local body poll campaign, educationists worried

Groups of school students were campaigning for the candidates of major political parties to garner votes from people at the polling stations

19 Feb 2022

10 years on, syllabus not prepared for special subjects yet

A headmaster in Coimbatore, seeking anonymity, said, the school education department has failed to provide the syllabus for special subjects due to which students have been affected for the last 10 ye

04 Feb 2022

Parents in two minds as schools ready to reopen in TN

Tamil Nadu Private Schools Association president R Visalatchi said the government is reopening schools based on recommendations of medical experts. 

31 Jan 2022