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Weaker sections can open zero balance account in foreign banks: RBI
Investing

Weaker sections can open zero balance account in foreign banks: RBI

The aim of introducing BSBDA is part of the efforts of RBI for furthering financial inclusion objectives.

Delhi HC upholds CIC order on seats in unaided schools
Delhi

Delhi HC upholds CIC order on seats in unaided schools

The Delhi High Court today upheld the Chief Information Commision's (CIC) order directing the unaided private schools to give out information relating to total no of seats in all classes.

Rules set, but will EWS kids really benefit from RTE?
India

Rules set, but will EWS kids really benefit from RTE?

Parents of children in the Economically Weaker Section category of students are hoping to find it easier to get their wards into private schools this year.

Will Sheila Dixit back quota for poor in private schools?
India

Will Sheila Dixit back quota for poor in private schools?

The Delhi Government will clarify its stand on reservation for poor children in private schools that were allotted land by the government, in the Delhi High Court today.

The story of Shiksha Kendra: RTE shutters schools for poor
Breaking Views

The story of Shiksha Kendra: RTE shutters schools for poor

Unrecognised institutions like DPS Mathura Road's afternoon school for first-generation learners and children of daily wage labourers are closing their doors as per the new rules. But is this a tragedy?