Ukhrul Students Draw Attention

UKHRUL, Mar 30: Peeved with the last minute announcement of excluding their names from the ongoing High School Leaving Certificate (HSLC) examination conducted by BoSEM, 31 students of Worrin High School, Lunghar drew attention of the concerned authority and student bodies in this regard. According to a press release signed by the 31 students of Northern Tangkhul Naga Baptist Association (NTNBA) Worrin...

EDITORIAL: No Carrots, No Sticks

With the Council of Teachers’ Association sticking to its gun and refusing to budge an inch, the SPF Government has had to fall back on alternative means and rope in the services of part time lecturers, teachers from Government aided schools as well as teachers from private schools to double up as invigilators for the HSLC and HSSLC examinations, which are already within shaking hands distance. Teachers...

COTA’s Stir Likely To Jeopardize Class X And Class XII Exams, Students’ Fate Uncertain, Stalemate Over 6th Pay Set To Take Its Pound Of Flesh

From (L) Students appearing for Board Exams, locking a classroom and COTA on strike. Image Credit: Sangai Photo. IMPHAL, Feb 18: With no sign of any solution in sight regarding the ongoing agitation of teachers who have been demanding implementation of the 6th Central Revised Pay in toto, the crucial Class X and Class XII exams are literally hanging in the balance. Notably, the Council of Teachers’...