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Jan 19, 2017
In Maharashtra, 25 percent of Class VIII students can't read Class II booksTwenty-five percent of class eight students in Maharashtra cannot read text meant for a class two student, according to a report in The Indian Express. The survey, entitled the Annual Status of Education Report 2016, was published by the NGO Pratham.
Jan 19, 2017
Week of global military expenditure is enough to educate the world's kids: Kailash SatyarthiKailash Satyarthi said "just one week of global military expenditure will be enough to bring all children to classrooms and help fight the menace of global terrorism".
Jan 17, 2017
Uttar Pradesh: 10th and 12th Board exams to begin from 16 March, post election resultsThe class X and XII examinations of students of the UP Board will be held between 16 March and 21 April, an official said.
Jan 16, 2017
Panel recommends reservation for girls in IITs to deal with low number of female studentsA panel has recommended reservation for girl students in IITs to address the issue of slump in the number of female students entering the institutes.
Jan 13, 2017
Education for Muslim girls: Owaisi's progressive stance may end culture of empty appeasementAIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi's statement that Haj subsidy should be abolished in favour of education for Muslim girls is a progressive stance and deserves our wholehearted backing.
Jan 10, 2017
Kashmir unrest caused irreversible loss to students: ReportThe education sector has been badly hit in Kashmir Valley during the five-month-long unrest, causing "irreversible loss" to students.
Jan 10, 2017
Madhya Pradesh: Reading levels among students declined from 80 percent to 32 percent in 4 yearsReading and some math skills of Madhya Pradesh (MP) students are among India’s lowest, the transition rate to higher classes is lower than the national average, a majority of classrooms are shared by students of different grades, and government elementary schools are 17.6 percent short of school teachers,
Jan 09, 2017
DMK to protest Centre's attempt to make Sanskrit mandatory, announces statewide agitation on 20 JanDMK on Monday announced state-wide protests on 20 January against what it called an attempt by the Centre to thrust education "inclined toward religion" and make "Sanskrit compulsory" through the proposed National Education Policy.
Jan 05, 2017
Primary education: Only 55% of Uttar Pradesh students attended school in 2014, says reportArray
Jan 04, 2017
Bihar short of 2,80,000 teachers and spends lowest per elementary school studentAs a result, Bihar spends a lower proportion of its elementary education budget on teacher salaries, training and inputs than Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh and Rajasthan, according to this 2014 study, How Much Does India Spend Per Student on Elementary Education, by Accountability Initiative.