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Delhi: Survey of 3,900 kids shows over 30% are not in school
Wed, Apr 25, 2018

Apart from the education exclusion, the survey also looks at how effectively the pension scheme has reached the elderly.

Key body under Delhi RTI Act not formed under AAP
Wed, Apr 25, 2018

The role of the state council is to promote the use of RTI in Delhi, review the operation of the Act, review the administrative arrangements, and advise government on matters related to RTI.

Don’t complain directly to DU, CVS tells staff
Tue, Apr 24, 2018

Now, for any complaint or issue involving the college, teachers have to go through the principal and chairman of the college’s governing body.

DU college staff overpaid for years, teachers write to governing body
Mon, Apr 23, 2018

“It was only in 2015 when the RTI reply was received that we got to know that the college never sent a clarification to the UGC. Since then, the UGC has not been sending the amount and he is being paid from the students’ fund,” a teacher claimed.

DU PG admission 2018: Entrance test to go online this year
Sun, Apr 22, 2018

DU PG admission 2018: DU offers over 50 PG courses. The entrance test is held to fill 50 per cent postgraduate seats, while the remaining are reserved for direct admission for Delhi University students.

Education projects hit after Atishi removal: Manish Sisodia
Sun, Apr 22, 2018

Mission Buniyaad is an exercise to improve learning levels in students of classes III-IX. It is an extension of the Chunauti scheme, started by the Delhi government to improve learning levels after a survey found that students were faring poorly.

Mission Buniyaad scheme delay: Notice to NDMC
Fri, Apr 20, 2018

The scheme is running in Delhi government schools till Class IX, and in MCD schools.

Student ‘not allowed’ in class, notice to school
Thu, Apr 19, 2018

In a complaint to the DCPCR, the father of the Class VIII student alleged that he is not being allowed to attend classes.

AIIMS gave incorrect info on accessibility for disabled: Physically challenged teacher tells HRD Ministry
Tue, Apr 17, 2018

Satendra Singh, a teacher at University College of Medical Sciences (UCMS), said he has been fighting cases to make library and toilet facilities accessible in AIIMS. The premier hospital has been ranked the number 1 medical institution in the country.

Citizens panel to check EWS admission violations
Sun, Apr 15, 2018

The DCPCR said that the citizens committee will be the “eyes and ears” of the Commission

IIT-Delhi student found hanging, had made another suicide bid earlier
Sat, Apr 14, 2018

“He was admitted to Safdarjung Hospital and was discharged. His brother, Bachoo Ram, stayed with him and he was also counselled. The reason for the suicide is being looked into,” the DCP said.

School asks 11 EWS students to leave, says it’ll shut down
Fri, Apr 13, 2018

School principal, Anita, said the school administration had informed all children that it would close in February. However, parents claimed that they were informed verbally about the decision only on March 31.

Despite rules, schools asking us to buy books and uniforms: Parents
Tue, Apr 10, 2018

Divya Bhatia, principal of Amity International School, Saket, said that since the matter is sub-judice, they asked parents to buy books and uniform themselves.

Delhi: To ensure children aren’t left behind, a workshop for parents
Sat, Apr 07, 2018

The scheme will run in two phases, April 2-May 10 and May 11-June 30

Delhi: School seeks Aadhaar of kids despite DoE order
Fri, Apr 06, 2018

The DoE guidelines, issued on March 3, 2018, states, "Aadhaar card of parents/child" is not required for admission. Another parent, whose daughter secured admission, is facing the same problem — his child too does not have an Aadhaar card and is yet to receive a call from the school.

NIRF rankings: Miranda tops college ranking, Stephen’s 2nd
Wed, Apr 04, 2018

Of the 25 DU colleges that participated in the NIRF, as compared against 10 last year, 14 are in the top 25. Last year, eight DU colleges had made to the top 25.

CBSE Paper Leak: Printers ready, security set but exam centres wake up to delay in papers
Tue, Apr 03, 2018

Most schools that served as examination centres spent time on Sunday fixing their high-speed internet connection, having hired photocopying machines as instructed. Class X students had their French/Sanskrit/Urdu examination, while Class XII had their language elective paper.

A day to Monday’s exam, a new CBSE system, centres panic
Sun, Apr 01, 2018

CBSE paper leak: With just a day to make the preparations, from high-speed Internet to A4 sheets to calling in computer teachers, the superintendents, who are mostly principals of schools that serve as exam centres, were worried and sceptical.

Learnt of paper leak after exam started: CBSE chief Anita Karwal
Sat, Mar 31, 2018

CBSE paper leak: It was an hour after the mathematics exam was held on March 28 that the Board announced re-examination for the paper, as well as the Class XII economics paper held on March 26.

CBSE paper leak: Angry over re-test, students hold protests
Fri, Mar 30, 2018

While many gathered at the protest site, others sent emails to the CBSE and the HRD ministry, questioning them on the decision for a re-test for just two exams.