IIMC considers Civil Service rules for staff: No criticism of govt, dissent

The Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC), the premier Central institution for journalism education, is considering whether to adopt Central Civil Services (CCS) Rules — meant for government employees — for its faculty members for disciplinary cases. The IIMC’s Executive Council (EC) will discuss this in its meeting on Friday, according to an agenda note. […]

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College teachers, staff salaries to shoot up by 22-28 per cent

The University Grants Commission (UGC)’s recommendations will come into focus this month with the Cabinet considering a pay hike of 22 per cent to 28 per cent for about 8 lakh teachers and staff working at central or state colleges, universities and other educational institutions like IITs and NITs. The entry pay of assistant professors […]

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Union: Cathedral high school staff concerned about cancer

Cathedral Spectator file photo Cathedral High School. Hamilton Spectator By Natalie Paddon The union representing teachers at Cathedral High School is raising concerns about what they believe is a “disproportional amount” of staff there that have been diagnosed with cancer. The chair of the Hamilton-Wentworth Catholic District School Board says officials take this concern “very, […]

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