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Jan 17, 2019
Students of this government school in UP's Chiraigaon village forced to clean their school premisesEvery morning, children of Chiraigaon village in Varanasi don their red and grey school uniforms and head to Barthakalon Secondary School — to sweep, mop and clean it.
Nov 16, 2018
'Education a priority but don't expect miracles': SC dismisses plea seeking several directions on RTE implementationRefusing to monitor the RTE implementation in the country, a bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi said, "Don't expect miracles. India is a huge, huge country. Priorities are many and certainly, education is one of the priorities."
Jul 19, 2018
Monsoon Session of Parliament: Lok Sabha passes bill to amend RTE Act, scraps 'no detention policy' in schoolsA bill to amend the Right to Education (RTE) Act to abolish the 'no detention policy' in schools was passed in the Lok Sabha on Wednesday.
Jun 03, 2018
HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar says 'cramped' NCERT syllabus will be reduced by half, proposes amendment to RTE ActUnion Human Resource Development Minister, Prakash Javadekar announced that the government has decided to reduce the cramped NCERT syllabus by half.
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
Mar 09, 2018
Over 48,000 children out of school in Maharashtra, reveals state's Economic SurveyDespite several efforts, including enacting the Right to Education Act, as many as 48,379 children were out of school in Maharashtra
Feb 25, 2018
Prakash Javadekar offers relief to school children: NCERT syllabus to be cut by half from 2019 onwardsIn a bid to provide relief to school students, the NCERT syllabus will be reduced by half from the 2019 academic session, HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar has said.
Feb 11, 2018
English, cost of education forcing Delhi students to drop out of private schools, reveals NCPCR studyCommunication in English, cost of extra curricular activities are major reasons for students to drop out of private schools in Delhi
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.