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Tuesday, October 26, 2021

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Delhi: Non-plan admission to classes 9, 10 and 12 in government schools moves offline

September 08, 2021 11:46 am

Applicants can visit the government school closest to their homes and apply for admission before September 20.

Delhi govt to announce first draw of entry-level classes admission for reserved seats today

June 15, 2021 11:34 am

Out of 25 per cent of reserved seats, 22 per cent seats are reserved for EWS/DG category students and the rest 3 per cent remains for children with disabilities. 

Delhi: RTE activist Ambarish Rai dies after long wait for hospital admission

April 24, 2021 12:56 am

While Rai was not diagnosed with Covid as he had not managed to get his reports, he had complained of fever on April 14, which progressed to congestion on April 17.

Centre to HC: Dismiss plea on RTE Act extension up to class 12

March 12, 2021 1:36 am

Under RTE Act Section 12(1)(c), private schools are required to reserve 25% seats for students belonging to EWS and disadvantaged groups. However, the benefit is limited up to class VIII.

25% quota for underprivileged kids: Registered rent agreements must for RTE admissions

August 26, 2020 5:40 am

Last year, the state education department received several complaints of fake rent agreements or parents showing lower income to avail the 25 per cent reservation in private schools for socially and economically disadvantaged groups.

Failing Its Purpose

October 31, 2018 12:45 am

RTE Act has not ensured delivery of quality education

Maharashtra: As many 45,000 schools threaten shutdown to protest non-payment of dues

March 31, 2018 3:52 am

RTE Act provides for 25 per cent reservation of seats in un-aided schools for children from economically weaker sections. The children get free education and schools are compensated for the expenses.

NGO: 50% BMC-run primary schools don’t have Class VIII

December 02, 2017 6:31 am

According to an RTE reply to the query filed by the NGO, 12,02,027 students took admission in Class I of BMC schools between academic year 2003-04 and 2009-10

7 civic schools in Thane charge fees: Educational rights group threatens to take schools to court

June 16, 2017 2:40 am

Alleging violation of Right to Education (RTE) Act 2009, an educational rights group has threatened to move court against the Thane Municipal Corporation (TMC) after seven English-medium schools under the civic body were allegedly found charging fees.

Learning outcomes to be part of RTE Act: Javadekar

December 08, 2016 3:37 pm

Soon it will be left to the states whether or not to conduct exams in Class 5 and 8.