July 11, 2021 9:51 am
As per the Right to Education Act, schools are supposed to reserve admissions to 25% of the strength of their entry-level classes for students of economically weaker sections.
September 18, 2019 10:54 pm
The court sought response of the school and the Delhi government on the petition and listed it for hearing on February 7 next year
June 12, 2018 9:08 pm
Most students say it is difficult for them to speak fluent English because they come from lower middle class backgrounds. The government initiative, they say, has improved their vocabulary and, most importantly, helped them get rid of the hesitation in speaking the language.
May 29, 2017 5:13 am
"It was my dream to make my parents proud and today I have made a beginning. The aim is to get admission in Indian institute of Science Education and Research in Mohali,” says Manish of Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya-25
April 02, 2016 3:30 am
The Right to Education Act, 2009, requires schools to reserve 25 per cent seats for students under the EWS and disadvantaged group (DG) categories.
September 23, 2015 2:53 am
Since its formation in August, the state government’s committee had received some 100 memorandums from nearly 20 castes and sub-castes.
April 29, 2015 3:11 am
Professor Sirohi said, “Parents have complained that the students who got admitted to the school in 2010 are being treated indifferently. We have asked the principal to explain the same to the commission.”
April 24, 2015 4:17 am
A three-member committee constituted by the education department will visit the school Friday to check the violations if any.
April 12, 2015 8:52 am
There are 68,951 EWS students in Delhi and, according to an affidavit submitted by the directorate of education in the High Court, 51,000 of them are left without books and uniform
January 18, 2015 3:01 am
All the schools will be uploading the results on their respective websites on January 18.