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Sep 17, 2018
Vishwakarma Puja: For first time, govt primary schools in UP to remain open to celebrate Hindu god's birth anniversaryFor the first time, government primary school students in Uttar Pradesh will have to attend school on Vishwakarma Puja on Monday, which was declared as a holiday in the previous years.
Aug 13, 2018
Students in Ranchi district help families during the sowing season at a huge cost: Their educationSeveral government schools in Ranchi district don't deny students requests for leave during the sowing season as agriculture is the primary source of income for most of the state.
Jun 12, 2018
Rajasthan govt schools to hold lectures of Saints-Mahatmas' as part of curricular activityGovernment schools in Rajasthan will hold lectures of Saints-Mahatmas' as an extra-curricular activity as mentioned in the academic calendar of the School Education department
May 28, 2018
NGO claims 457 schools defied Delhi govt order to refund excess fees, asks HC to attach their bank accountsAs many as 457 private schools have defied a Delhi government order to refund excess fees collected from students within a week, claimed a public interest litigation (PIL) filed in the Delhi High Court on Monday.
May 25, 2018
Delhi govt orders over 500 private schools to refund excess fees charged with 9% interest; gives 7 days to complyThe Delhi government has directed 575 private schools in the city to refund the excess fees charged by them citing implementation of the 6th pay commission recommendations.
Apr 24, 2018
Improving Delhi's public schools an ongoing process: Future of children's education can't hinge on which govt is in powerIn January 2014, when the Ahvaan Trust started working with five Delhi government Sarvodaya schools, the mission was to help pre-primary and primary school teachers become the best mentors to their students
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.
Nov 17, 2017
Scraped knees and spirited minds: How an Uttarakhand girls' school defied odds to become kabaddi championThe Damta Kanya Upper Primary school in Uttarakhand showed how a good school can be a life-changing experience for girls who come from disadvantaged backgrounds.
Sep 15, 2017
Ryan International case: Government school students particularly vulnerable to abuse; legislation need of the hourWhile the guidelines issued by the CBSE would only apply to schools affiliated to it, similar guidelines need to be put in place for all schools, including those run by the government.
Aug 01, 2017
Private sector in education: Never mind Amitabh Kant's U-turn; it's time we seriously debated the ideaLet’s not hand over education entirely to the private sector, but it is time to accept that role of the government in education needs to change