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Apr 09, 2018
Shiksha Bachao Abhiyan: School vouchers to revamp primary education? Time India debated efficacy of programmeThe current method of delivering primary education is not yielding the desired results. It is perhaps time to bring in the school voucher programme.
Mar 26, 2018
As Narendra Modi champions rickshaw puller for opening 9 schools, RTE Act is killing willpower of budget schoolsIf Narendra Modi wants more initiatives like that of Ahmed Ali’s that he mentioned in his Mann Ki Baat address, he has to bring in a drastic overhaul of the Right to Education (RTE) Act, if not a complete junking of it
Dec 22, 2017
Sachin Tendulkar, muzzled in Rajya Sabha, takes to Facebook to discuss future of sports in India"We need to transform India from a sport-loving nation to a sport-playing nation," Sachin Tendulkar said in his message on Facebook
Dec 15, 2017
In Maharashtra, over 10,000 children's right to education in jeopardy as govt to shut down schools with 10 or fewer studentsOn 2 December, the state government came up with a circular saying 1,296 schools that have 10 or less students will be closed down, as it feels the low student count was a sign of poor quality of education.
Sep 23, 2017
BJP must counter Rahul's charges of 'divisive politics' by dismantling partisan UPA-era policiesThe BJP must provide the country with an alternative idea of India. It should be fighting against the ‘divisive policies’ of the UPA government which are still in place.
Sep 21, 2017
Karnataka minority schools get relief in RTE quota: High Court verdict doesn't augur well for weaker sectionsSince the inception of RTE, the legislation has been embroiled in controversy over its scope and application to unaided minority schools in the country.
Aug 15, 2017
No-detention policy: Previous governments' move ruined education system, says Arvind KejriwalArvind Kejriwal said that the no-detention policy has ruined the education system & assured that 60,000 students who failed in class 10 will be readmitted.
Aug 03, 2017
Manish Sisodia lauds Centre's decision to scrap no-detention policy, says it was poorly implementedDeputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia has lauded the Centre's decision to scrap the no-detention policy, saying it was poorly implemented.
Aug 02, 2017
Cabinet scraps no-detention policy; proposed bill will allow states to fail kids in Class 5 and 8The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the scrapping of the no-detention policy in schools till Class VIII as mandated by the Right to Education (RTE) Act 2010
Jul 24, 2017
Right to Education: CAG's damning findings confirm it encouraged corruption and is ineffectiveThat the RTE Act has given rise to new sources of corruption is well-known; it just wasn’t spoken about openly. Now, it can no longer be brushed under the carpet now