April 16, 2021 12:39 am
On Thursday, the first round of lottery was conducted for the 25 per cent reserved seats under RTE for economically weaker sections, under which 67,459 students were allotted admissions out of the 96,000 available seats in the state.
April 03, 2021 8:48 am
Not only has RTE unreasonably differentiated between minority and non-minority schools without any explicable basis, there is also no rational nexus between the object of universal education it seeks to achieve and the exclusion of minority schools from its purview.
March 22, 2021 2:33 pm
In its schedule announced earlier, the education department had informed that beneficiaries of RTE, who are applying for admission under the category of 25 per cent seats reserved for the economically weaker sections, can fill online forms from March 3 to 21.
October 28, 2019 7:13 am
The final policy document states that the RTE Act “will be considered for extension” as opposed to the draft, which assured extension.
June 03, 2019 7:49 am
The first round of allotment of seats under the RTE Act’s 25 per cent reservation for economically and disadvantaged groups was held on May 6, when nearly 51 per cent of the total applications received were shortlisted for admissions.
July 31, 2018 1:32 am
The schools have decided to challenge the High Court order in Supreme Court.
April 11, 2018 9:19 am
Fed up of the rejections and faced with the prospect of losing the seats allotted to their children, scores of parents thronged offices of the education department in Pune.
January 07, 2018 9:09 am
Currently, the RTE Act covers Class I to VII and makes education a justiciable right for children in the age group of 6 to 14 years.
June 13, 2016 9:29 am
The Dalit Rights outfit is against the government's income cap for availing the benefits of the Right to Education Act
May 31, 2016 7:07 pm
The Commission has written letters to the chief ministers of 12 drought-affected states to reimburse the fee and education entitlements such as school bags, uniforms, notebooks, under the Sarva Siksha Abhiyan.