FTII strike: Rs 6 lakh going down the drain daily
Thu, Aug 27, 2015

Students too are hard-pressed for money, having spent savings on protests.

Private aided schools: Govt asks for report on vacancies for recruitment of teachers through CET
Tue, Aug 25, 2015

Through a circular issued on August 20, the directorate of primary education’s office has asked all education officers in the state to make a complete report on number of vacancies.

Centre chooses Pune university to host global meet on higher education
Mon, Aug 24, 2015

The meet will have an attendance of over 70 vice chancellors from the country, experts from the field of education, officials from MHRD and delegates from foreign universities.

Right to education: Next year onwards, 25 per cent quota admissions to start from December
Tue, Aug 18, 2015

A review of all the schools registered for online admissions will be taken to check the number of seats allotted under the quota, said Mane.

Scheme for rural school kids dumped for want of funds
Sat, Aug 15, 2015

He added, “There were as many as 3,500 students from Classes 6 to 8 in all the 43 schools.”

Grievance redressal to soon start in education sector
Thu, Aug 13, 2015

For tackling the out-of-school children problem, Bhapkar has come up with the unique application of the toll free number.

Reality check on learning ability: Baseline survey in schools by month-end
Mon, Aug 10, 2015

As part of the survey, all the primary school students from Class 2 to 8 will be required to appear for a test that will also be applicable to schools under other boards.

National award winning film on child abuse to be shown in PMC schools
Tue, Aug 04, 2015

The women and child development ministry and the Central Board of Secondary Education have endorsed the movie. The movie would be telecast soon, said ministry officials

MH370 mystery: As debris floats up, Pune family waits for answers
Mon, Aug 03, 2015

The family was torn apart after the tragedy 16 months ago.

Probe on against 28 education officers for filing false documents
Sun, Aug 02, 2015

At least 32 persons who joined in 2013 as education officers in the state had submitted false documents to get the job, said the complaint.

No takers for 60,000 engineering seats
Mon, Jul 27, 2015

This means, almost 38 per cent of the seats in the state will remain vacant even this year.

Education dept advances several crores to staff ‘without documents’
Mon, Jul 27, 2015

The inspection was carried out for the period between May 1, 2012, and November 30, 2014.

Radio FTII manager faced probe for ‘harassment’
Sat, Jul 25, 2015

Chandekars aid he was disturbed and felt threatened to even enter the institute after being gheroed by the students on Monday.

Terror to handloom, UGC issues guidelines
Mon, Jul 20, 2015

UGC has asked universities to avoid “elements” in the syllabus which may “advance the agenda of terrorism” to telling them to use “handloom fabric” for ceremonial dresses in their new notification.

New FTII director offers olive branch to students on strike
Sun, Jul 19, 2015

Students’ body to protest outside Parliament.

After 2nd round, 58,000 engineering seats vacant
Sun, Jul 19, 2015

There are a total of about 1,64,000 seats for various engineering courses in the state.

FTII director to be picked in July 13 meet
Wed, Jul 08, 2015

The current director, D J Narain, was appointed in 2011 for a three-year term and later given a one-year extension, which ends on July 18.

Days before her wedding, minor girl picks school over marriage
Tue, Jun 23, 2015

Standing up against her parents, villagers, 16-year-old chooses to go back to school to pursue her study.

Despite court order, FTII society member won’t pay up director who shot docu for her
Tue, Jun 23, 2015

What is worse is that even after a five-year long court case, which Nandan won, Ghaisas is yet to pay him his dues.

FTII Row: Strike is to uphold things we stand for… FTII’s survival
Sun, Jun 21, 2015

Newsline reporter zooms in on FTII campus through a wide lens.

On popular demand, FC reintroduces abnormal psychology after 6 years
Sat, Jun 20, 2015

The college had discontinued the course after students started to feel they had ‘similar symptoms’.

Despite HC order, schools refuse RTE admissions
Thu, Jun 18, 2015

Parents say they are being ‘humiliated’ by schools.

Fergusson college: 200 queries over ‘mistakes’ in admission procedure
Mon, Jun 15, 2015

‘We have an admission committee and grievance redressal committee... Secondly, parents can come and speak with me directly, if they have a problem,’ said principal Ravindrasinh Pardeshi

Not just chief, four more in FTII panel pass Sangh test
Mon, Jun 15, 2015

Anagha Ghaisas, who has a strong RSS background and whose husband was a long-serving Sangh pracharak, has made documentary films supporting Prime Minister Narendra Modi and about Ayodhya.

Same old question of transgender students in new admission session
Sat, Jun 13, 2015

While many colleges have a separate column for the third gender in the application forms, they lack facilities like toilets.

Maharashtra SSC results 2015 declared, girls outperform boys in class 10th exam
Tue, Jun 09, 2015

Students can check their results on and .

Online admission a must for management quota too in minority colleges
Sun, Jun 07, 2015

Jadhav said that colleges who failed to develop their websites by Monday would face action.

40% children’s homes in state face closure as govt withholds funding
Mon, Jun 01, 2015

There are around 80,000 children in the 703 planned children’s homes in the state.

RTI Blues A Decade On: A father’s fight for justice goes abegging
Sun, May 24, 2015

Ten years after RTI Act came into being, applicants still face hurdles in getting information.

Students suffer as CoEP, MSEDCL lock horns over power repair work
Mon, May 18, 2015

The college authorities believe that MSEDCL should repair the damaged cable, the power utility is citing rules and regulations to put the onus on the college.

Top Maoist K Muralidharan’s wife, friends question police secrecy
Sun, May 17, 2015

Jenny talks about a former husband of 17 yrs, much of that time spent apart.

NGOs running children’s homes seek dues, go on hunger strike
Thu, May 14, 2015

The protesters are also frustrated with the callous attitude of the women and child development ministry.

Education department ignores CAG rap, set to pick same company again
Tue, May 12, 2015

Country’s top auditor had slammed awarding contract for online admissions to class 11 to MKCL.

Dam fails to give relief to drought-hit farmers
Mon, May 11, 2015

As government fails to build the canal system to take the water to the farmers.

No system in state to track out-of-school children
Sat, May 09, 2015

There is a huge need for a proper grievance redressal mechanism to address the issue.

‘Some good from unpleasant work; they spend on children’s schooling’
Tue, May 05, 2015

Lack of social security, exploitation at work and lack of government assistance are the main problems faced by female domestic workers in the city, the report stated.