CBSE Rescheduled Class 12 Political Science Exam

CBSE has issued a notification regarding the change in datesheet for 2012 examination. In view of the revised schedule published by the Election Commission of India postponing the election in the State of Uttar Pradesh from 4.2.2012 to 3.3.2012, the examination in the subjects of ‘Political Science’ and ‘Lending Operations’   for   Senior School Certificate Examination … Read moreCBSE Rescheduled Class 12 Political Science Exam

Court orders no poll duties for women, disabled teachers

New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday directed the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) and the Election Commission of India not to insist on assigning election duties to women teachers and the disabled. A division bench comprising Chief Justice Ajit Prakash Shah and Justice S. Muralidhar passed the direction on a plea … Read moreCourt orders no poll duties for women, disabled teachers

No election duty for teachers

BANGALORE: Teachers will no longer have to go for election duty. The state government order issued on July 21 states that teachers should not be deployed for election duty or any other non-academic activities. According to the order, deputing teachers for non-academic purposes will disrupt the studies of children. Earlier too, the government had mulled … Read moreNo election duty for teachers

MCD wants its teachers off election duty

Citing shortage of teaching staff, the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) on Tuesday shot off a letter to the Election Commission, asking it to send back teachers deployed for election duty; a fact highlighted by Hindustan Times in its report “MCD schools to reopen, without 10,000 teachers” on Tuesday. In a letter to the State … Read moreMCD wants its teachers off election duty

Exempt teachers from election duty: PUTA

PATNA: Patna University Teachers’ Association (PUTA) has expressed its concern over the reported move of the district administration to engage university teachers in election duty and urged the authorities to exempt them from such work in the larger interest of higher education. PUTA general secretary Randhir Kumar Singh pointed out that PU had directed the … Read moreExempt teachers from election duty: PUTA

MCD teachers move HC over election duties

New Delhi: The Association of Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) primary school teachers yesterday approached the Delhi High Court (HC) highlighting the problems faced by them in doing election duties after school hours. Hearing the teachers’ plea, a division bench comprising of Chief Justice A.P. Shah and Justice S. Muralidhar asked the Government counsel for … Read moreMCD teachers move HC over election duties

Census: Teachers go to HC against Government

Unhappy with their deputation for everything from pulse polio drive and election duties to the ongoing census exercise, a group of MCD primary school teachers have moved Delhi high court. Seeking contempt action against the government for flouting earlier HC orders, the teachers highlighted the problems faced by them in performing these duties after school … Read moreCensus: Teachers go to HC against Government