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Right to Education

Teaching the basics

Sen now plans to increase the teaching hours as she intends to send them to a proper school.

29 Mar 2019 12:02 AM

Despite prohibition, students punished

Through a student-led conference organised by the Kids Education Revolution (KER) 2019 at Bandra, students shared their experiences.

11 Feb 2019 4:41 AM

No takers for RTE seats in 70 schools

Only 3214 seats confirmed out of 8,000 seats available.

07 Jan 2019 1:52 AM

Why we need to invest in teachers: A lot depends on it

The education challenges can become more serious when lack of teacher qualifications is combined with classroom overcrowding.

05 Oct 2018 3:37 AM

998 students get RTE seats in 3rd round

The parents of the pupils have been given a period of 10 days to secure admissions.

14 Aug 2018 1:39 AM


Phase three of RTE admissions begins across state

At the end of the second phase, 51,155 students have been allotted seats out of the total capacity of 196,511.

07 Jun 2018 6:12 AM

Supriya Sule slams move to close schools

Kids will have to walk four to six kilometre and more to their school.

29 May 2018 1:57 AM

State revamps admission process under RTE Act 2009

The move has been initiated to ensure maximum admissions to students.

18 May 2018 2:11 AM

Even pets are treated better: Morocco's child maids suffer regular abuse

A study carried out in 2010 by non-governmental bodies reported that Morocco had between 66,000 and 80,000 domestic workers aged under 15.

19 Apr 2018 7:40 PM

Fewer BMC std 8 schools even after RTE act

According to the department, it will take time to establish it in all the BMC schools in the city-which is around 2,500.

09 Apr 2018 1:44 AM


Admissions based on student’s address

So far, 26,561 students have successfully secured admissions in the first round.

01 Apr 2018 6:18 AM

Action against schools if they block admissions

The education department claims it has cleared the Rs 302.48 crore due from academic year 2012-13 to 2016-17.

31 Mar 2018 2:22 AM

One month extension for admissions under RTE

This year, a total 8,341 seats are available in 347 private unaided schools for which 37,000 students have applied.

25 Mar 2018 5:12 AM

Secure RTE seats at earliest: Education dept

This year, a total 8,341 seats are available in 347 private unaided schools in Mumbai.

18 Mar 2018 5:49 AM

No admissions under RTE: Schools

For the upcoming academic 2018-19, there are 7,449 seats for RTE in 347 schools in Mumbai region.

15 Feb 2018 5:52 AM


Delhi govt instructs unregistered private schools to discontinue

The govt advised Delhi residents to get their wards admitted only in schools which are recognised by either DoE or any other local bodies.

07 Feb 2018 5:34 PM

Teachers take to youtube to shed light on process

The video highlights the step-by-step details of how to apply for admissions on the state government website.

07 Feb 2018 4:27 AM

No-detention policy did less harm: IIM study

Last year, the government introduced an amendment bill in Parliament to allow states to detain a child at the end of Class 5, Class 8, or both.

05 Feb 2018 6:55 AM

Schools vow not to take in RTE kids till dues cleared

The schools are adamant that till the entire debt by the state government is cleared, no further admissions will be entertained.

26 Jan 2018 6:20 AM

Unaided schools get derecognition notice

Deliberately not registering for admissions under RTE.

26 Jan 2018 6:12 AM