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Chavan ‘stalls’ decision on ministers named in scams

Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan has kept in abeyance decisions regarding six cabinet ministers facing charges of corruption being investigated by the anti-corruption bureau (ACB) or Central Bureau of Investigations (CBI).

Darda claims 50% seats under RTE filled in MMR

School Education and Sports Minister Rajendra Darda told the Legislative Council Monday almost 50 per cent of seats meant for economically weak students under RTE Act had been filled in schools in Mumbai Metropolitan Region.


Mid-day meal tragedy: BMC sends notice to school

As many as 493 children were taken ill Monday after they consumed cupcakes provided by the school as mid-day meal.

Chaos over Diwali holiday schedule in schools

State school education minister Rajendra Darda had declared November 1 to November 18 as the Diwali vacation for primary and secondary sections.

Withdraw move to appoint education commissioner,union tells minister

The State Gazetted Officers’ Union has written to Education Minister Rajendra Darda asking him to withdraw the decision to appoint an education commissioner.

Darda promises FIR against officials responsible

School Education Minister Rajendra Darda promised Thursday to file an FIR against officials responsible for showing Arunachal Pradesh in China in the class X geography textbook.


Darda seeks report on number of seats filled

School education and sports minister Rajendra Darda on Thursday instructed the state director of education (primary) to submit a report on the number of seats

Students attend Day One of Class I & II without textbooks

Even as the school education department held official ceremonies at primary schools across the state to mark the beginning of the academic year on Monday,the newcomers of Classes I and II sat through their first day without any textbooks prescribed for the year ahead.

Chavan 'stalls' decision on tainted ministers

Sources say Chief Minister is wary of backlash from Congress,NCP

Uncertainty over implementation of education fee Act

Addressing the media on Friday,Maharashtra School Education Minister Rajendra Darda said that the Act is awaiting clearance from the Centre and no specific time-frame could be guaranteed on its approval.