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Feb 22, 2017
Donald Trump plans to roll back protection for transgender studentsThe Trump administration plans to roll back protection for transgender students, reversing federal guidance that required public schools to allow children to use bathrooms that matched their gender identities.
Feb 22, 2017
Health ministry's new sex education manual enters as-yet untouched territory of sexuality and genderAt the end of the day, if the government is serious about acting on its own manual, it must immediately initiate legislative action in Parliament to decriminalise homosexuality.
Feb 21, 2017
Amartya Sen cautions Narendra Modi govt against compromising autonomy of universitiesNobel laureate and renowned economist Amartya Sen said on Tuesday that if the government wants to set up world-class universities it should not try to execute autocratic power on the universities as freedom and autonomy of institutions is vital for the country
Feb 20, 2017
UP Election 2017: Why even after 15 years, poll promises made by politicians have stayed the sameUttar Pradesh has the highest number of colleges in any Indian state (6,026), according to AISHE 2014-15, but it has been unable to produce qualified workforce to drive development, as IndiaSpend reported on February 11, 2017.
Feb 18, 2017
Delhi schools asked to refund Rs 350 crores to parents after fee hikeJustice Anil Kumar Committee for review of hike of school fee filed a report in Delhi High Court asking 13 more unaided schools based in the capital city to refund fee collected unduly from the parents along with 9 percent interest
Feb 16, 2017
Delhi High Court orders govt to submit details about disabled children in MCD schoolsThe Delhi High Court in a recent order gave the government of Delhi and South Delhi Municipal Corporation six weeks time to submit details about the disabled students studying in various schools.
Feb 13, 2017
Vyapam Case: Congress demands Shivraj Chouhan's resignation over SC orderCongress on Monday demanded the resignation of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan after the Supreme Court upheld the cancellation of admissions of 634 students in various medical colleges of the state through the 'Vyapam' test.
Feb 08, 2017
Mumbai college sexism: Focus on education, not attire or seating, says ministerMaharashtra state minister for higher and technical education Vinod Tawde told the Mumbai college principal to focus on education.
Feb 07, 2017
Retail sector: How FM's focus on rural, education, BHIM app & others could drive consumptionThough there are not many reforms or proposals under the budget having a direct impact on the retail sector; it is quite evident that the vision of the government is moving towards a more matured and evolved trade sector
Feb 06, 2017
UP Election 2017: Samajwadi Party promises to Muslim voters remain unfulfilledOver the years, the SP didn’t bother to fulfill the promises it had made to the Muslims. Why? Perhaps, because the party was confident that it would get the Muslim vote, even if didn’t keep its word.