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AAP govt seeks special Delhi Assembly session on full statehood; BJP says it is only 'raising hue and cry'
Politics

AAP govt seeks special Delhi Assembly session on full statehood; BJP says it is only 'raising hue and cry'

The Delhi government recently called for a special session of the Assembly to reassert its demand of granting full statehood to Delhi.

AAP MLA Amanatullah Khan a serial offender in misbehaving with women but Arvind Kejriwal chooses inaction over action
India

AAP MLA Amanatullah Khan a serial offender in misbehaving with women but Arvind Kejriwal chooses inaction over action

Barkha Tonk, a nodal officer in the Union Territory's health department alleged in her complaint that the MLA misbehaved with her over getting a patient treated at Apollo Hospital and threatened her with dire consequences. 

Supreme Court suggests separate schools for children with disabilities: Observation violates laws on equality; hampers inclusive education
India

Supreme Court suggests separate schools for children with disabilities: Observation violates laws on equality; hampers inclusive education

Supreme Court's observation recommending separate schools for disabled children is contrary to inclusive education and equal opportunity recommended in Indian laws on education and disability rights

Delhi govt schools deny admission on flimsy grounds, claim parents in petition to Arvind Kejriwal
India

Delhi govt schools deny admission on flimsy grounds, claim parents in petition to Arvind Kejriwal

A child in Delhi's Kapas Hera area was denied admission because he couldn't submit a copy of transfer certificate duly signed by an official from the education department of Bihar as necessitated by the school

Nagaland not to implement ban on sale of cattle for slaughter, says NPF minister; cites impact on food habits
Politics

Nagaland not to implement ban on sale of cattle for slaughter, says NPF minister; cites impact on food habits

A minister in the Naga People's Front (NPF), an ally of the BJP in Nagaland, said that the state is not going to implement the recently-issued rules of the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act of 1960, which bans the sale of cattle for slaughter

School fee hikes loot parents; AAP govt only blowing its own trumpet: Child rights' lawyer
India

School fee hikes loot parents; AAP govt only blowing its own trumpet: Child rights' lawyer

Consistent fight against arbitrary fee hike should continue. Education comes under the Concurrent list and this is an all-India problem.

Heard at last: Delhi HC relief for suffering govt school students
India

Heard at last: Delhi HC relief for suffering govt school students

As per the court’s order, if pending electricity bills are not paid by schools within a week of being given notice, the school officials will be held for contempt of court.

Delhi nursery admission: Mission Impossible?
Delhi

Delhi nursery admission: Mission Impossible?

While the right to education is embroiled in litigation, parents are out before the crack of dawn, steeling themselves against Delhi’s cold winter morning, standing in serpentine queues in the hope of getting a nursery seat for their child.