Page 3 - Deepa Sharma Sood- Read all stories from Deepa Sharma Sood | Hindustan Times
close_game
close_game
Deepa Sharma Sood

Deepa Sharma Sood, a senior correspondent in Ludhiana, reports on education and health.

Articles by Deepa Sharma Sood

Ludhiana: School heads, teachers told to achieve 100% results

Principals will monitor the performance of students scoring between 20% to 40% marks in the mid-term exams.

Teachers and schools heads during a session with education secretary Krishan Kumar on Tuesday.(Harsimar Pal Singh/HT)
Updated on Jan 05, 2021 10:36 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By, Ludhiana

Govt school in Ludhiana shut as officiating in-charge tests positive

11 other teachers at Government High School, Lakkar Bazaar, have also been sampled.

Students have been told to stay home till test results of other teachers arrive.(Gurpreet Singh/HT)
Updated on Jan 05, 2021 11:28 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By, Ludhiana

Jai Jawan project: Physical education teachers in Ludhiana to be trained to guide army aspirants

The teachers will apprise govt schools students of the selection process and practical training needed

HT Image
Published on Jan 04, 2021 11:21 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By, Ludhiana

CBSE boards from May 4: Many pvt schools in Ludhiana to hold pre-boards twice

Majority of the private schools already conducted the pre-boards in December

Representative image
Updated on Jan 09, 2021 10:19 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By, Ludhiana

Fun facelift for pre-primary classrooms in Ludhiana dist

The classrooms now have first aid corners, and the walls have been decorated keeping in mind the age of the students

A decorated classroom at Government Primary School in Majri, Khanna.(HT PHOTO)
Published on Dec 31, 2020 10:26 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By, Ludhiana

Covid impact: Too many tests, not enough learning, rue Ludhiana teachers

The state education announces its decision to conduct weekly tests for classes 6 to 10;teachers say that they have not had enough time to clear students’ doubts as exams are being conducted since September

HT Image
Updated on Dec 29, 2020 11:11 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By, Ludhiana

Ludhiana: 3.8k to take recruitment test for master cadre in Punjabi, Hindi today

The recruitment exam for English will be conducted on Monday in which over 914 candidates will appear

Representative image
Published on Dec 26, 2020 11:04 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By, Ludhiana

The year of the pandemic: The year lecture halls came home in Ludhiana

The process, necessitated due to Covid, was not without hiccups, as a section of students faced trouble accessing classes in the absence of smartphones and laptops and shaky internet connections

Online and offline classes being conducted simultaneously at SCD Govt College.(HT FILE)
Updated on Dec 24, 2020 11:05 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By, Ludhiana

Educational institutes in Ludhiana learn a lesson in adaptation

After schools were closed in March, teachers and students had to adapt to new technology ensure learning was not disrupted

Online classes have now become an accepted mode of imparting education.(Getty Images)
Updated on Dec 23, 2020 11:36 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By, Ludhiana

PSPCL office in Ludhiana’s Fountain Chowk crying for attention

Long forgotten files, loose electric wire and damaged transformers can be seen collecting dust in the building that has a footfall of 50 to 80 people daily

Damaged transformers and wires at the PSPCL office in Fountain Chowk, Ludhiana.(Gurpreet Singh/HT)
Updated on Dec 15, 2020 12:06 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By, Ludhiana

District Performance Grading Index: Govt schools in Ludhiana directed to upload details

The school teachers will be given credit in the annual credential report (ACR) based on the marks scored by their respective schools

HT Image
Published on Dec 14, 2020 11:20 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By, Ludhiana

2020-21 academic session: 5 Ludhiana colleges discontinue some PG courses amid few takers

Principals said that due to financial problems amid the pandemic, many students are optingto work instead

HT Image
Published on Dec 12, 2020 11:05 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By, Ludhiana

Fear grips staffers of Ludhiana government schools as teachers test positive

Many schools have been shut down precautionary measure

Three teachers of Government High School, Kailash Nagar, tested positive on Wednesday.(Harsimar Pal Singh/HT)
Updated on Dec 10, 2020 11:34 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By, Ludhiana

NTSE mock test: Day on, students attempt leaked question paper

On Tuesday, State Council of Education Research and Training (SCERT) inadvertently put the questions and answer key for the test online

HT Image
Published on Dec 09, 2020 11:35 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By, Ludhiana

School uniform stores in Ludhiana struggling to stay afloat

Sellers say that most of their business comes from students of nursery to Class-8, but classes haven’t resumed for them

Many sellers and dealers of school uniforms said that they have not placed new orders as unsold stock has piled up at their stores.(Harsimar Pal SIngh/HT)
Published on Dec 09, 2020 11:30 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By, Ludhiana

SCERT puts NTSE mock test question paper, answer key online

The mock test was scheduled for Tuesday, but due to Bharat Bandh called by farmers, it was postponed to Wednesday

HT Image
Published on Dec 08, 2020 11:34 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By, Ludhiana

Students won’t be forced to appear for exams physically: Ludhiana DEO

State Council of Educational Research and Training (SCERT) had instructed school principals to conduct offline exams for students of Classes 9 to 12 from December 7

HT Image
Published on Dec 06, 2020 12:01 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By, Ludhiana

Ludhiana: PSEB extends last date to deposit registration, continuation fees for Classes 10 and 12 to Dec 16

The fees is Rs 900 for Class 10 and Rs 1,350 for Class 12

HT Image
Updated on Dec 04, 2020 11:48 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By, Ludhiana

NTSE mock test: Fourteen students score above 90% marks

Nandani and Himani Sharma from Government Senior Secondary School, Cemetery Road, scored 99 out of 100 marks.

HT Image
Updated on Dec 03, 2020 09:58 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By, Ludhiana

Final year UG, PG students in Ludhiana govt colleges return to class

At SCD College, 40% students turned up while only 3-4 attended at GCG.

Teachers conducting online and offline classes simultaneously at SCD Government College in Ludhiana on Thursday.(Harsimar Pal Singh/HT)
Updated on Dec 03, 2020 09:57 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By, Ludhiana

CAT exam: Students line up outside exam centre in Ludhiana, many flout Covid safety norms

As many as 600 candidates appeared for the Common Admission Test.

Even as candidates were wearing masks, they were not maintaining adequate distance while lining up outside the exam centre at Satnam Infosol, Threeke Road, on Sunday.(Harsimar Pal Singh/HT)
Updated on Nov 29, 2020 11:03 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By, Ludhiana

Ludhiana: Confusion reigns over government school fees

School heads say parents under false assumption that all charges have been waived.

HT Image
Updated on Nov 28, 2020 10:42 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By, Ludhiana

Ludhiana: SCERT to conduct exams for Classes 1 to 12 in December

For Classes 1 to 8, the exams will be conducted online while students of Classes 9 to 12 students will appear at their respective schools

Representative image/iStockphoto
Updated on Nov 27, 2020 11:01 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By, Ludhiana

ETT recruitment exam: Over 3,618 candidates to appear at 11 centres in Ludhiana

The exam is scheduled on November 29.

HT Image
Updated on Nov 26, 2020 10:11 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By, Ludhiana

Reopening of institutions: Colleges affiliated to Punjab Technical University must get staff, students tested for Covid

Several colleges have tied up with the health department to conduct the tests while others have decided to reopen only after coronavirus cases decline

Covid testing being conducted at Punjab College of Technical Education in Ludhiana on Wednesday.(Gurpreet Singh/HY)
Published on Nov 25, 2020 10:34 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By, Ludhiana

Train services resume: Coolies, vendors struggle to make ends meet in Ludhiana

Few people are hiring coolies and opting to carry their own luggage to minimise chances of infection

Vendors have decided not to reopen their establishments as most passengers are carrying their own eatables.(Gurpreet Singh/HT)
Published on Nov 25, 2020 10:10 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By, Ludhiana

84% of sanctioned faculty posts vacant in Ludhiana’s govt colleges

In the absence of regular staff, the colleges largely depend on guest faculty members to take the classes, affecting the quality of education.

To be hired as a lecturer in a college, a candidate has to either clear the National Eligibility Test (NET) or hold a PhD degree. For the post of an assistant professor, both PhD and NET are compulsory.(HT File Photo)
Published on Nov 23, 2020 11:23 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By, Ludhiana

992 primary schools in Ludhiana to get 1.19 cr to maintain hygiene

School heads can utilise the grant to purchase first-aid kits, sanitisers, liquid soap dispensers and water campers

Representative image/AFP file photo
Published on Nov 21, 2020 10:50 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By, Ludhiana

Reopening of colleges in Ludhiana: Managements in a fix over PU, Punjab govt orders

The state govt has allowed colleges to reopen from Nov 16 while PU has directed them to continue with online classes

Just five students attending a class at SCD Govt College in Ludhiana on Friday.(Harsimar Pal Singh/HT)
Published on Nov 20, 2020 10:36 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By, Ludhiana

Panjab University zonal youth and heritage fest to be held after final exams

This decision was taken up in a meeting held between the PU youth welfare director Nirmal Jaura and principals of Zone B at Ramgarhia Girls College on Tuesday

Earlier, there was only one venue for the PU youth festival but this time it has been decided to conduct the fest at two colleges.(HT FILE)
Updated on Nov 17, 2020 11:26 PM IST
By, Ludhiana
SHARE
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • ...
Story Saved
Live Score
Saved Articles
Following
My Reads
Sign out
New Delhi 0C
Tuesday, May 28, 2024
Start 14 Days Free Trial Subscribe Now
Follow Us On