Right To Education Act

  • We have a shortage of 6 lakh teachers: Pallam Raju 07-12-2013 07:16 PM

    There is a shortage of sixlakh teachers in the country and initiatives are being takento fill in the gap as the focus is to provide quality education,Union Human Resource Development Minister M M Pallam Raju said in Jamshedpur on Saturday. "We have made strides with regard to infrastructuredevelopment, teacher recruitment...
  • Need to improve quality of education in our schools, says PM 15-08-2013 11:04 AM

    Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said on Thursday there was need to improve the quality of education and much still remained to be done to reform India's educational system. "Many of our schools still lack drinking water facilities, toilets and other necessary infrastructure," Manmohan Singh said in his address to the...
  • '80 pc migrant kids in Mahrashtra have little or no education' 09-06-2013 08:50 PM

    Mumbai: As many as 80 per cent children of migrant labourers in the state either drop out of schools or have no education at all as they get sucked into the labour workforce, a study released here Sunday reveals. According to the study by a noted NGO, while Maharashtra government's...
  • Delhi HC verdict on nursery admissions challenged in SC 16-05-2013 04:46 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court verdict that the Right to Education (RTE) Act is not applicable to nursery admission in unaided private schools has been challenged in the Supreme Court. An NGO, Social Jurist, has approached the apex court, saying that the high court erred in law in holding...
  • Jagdish Tytler criticises Odisha CM's youth policy 09-04-2013 01:15 AM

    Berhampur: Opposition Congress on Monday said the newly-launched Odisha State Youth Policy would have no impact on the electorate and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik was trying to fool the people of the state. The policy was launched by Patnaik on Sunday. "It is too late. The central government has already...
  • Right to Education: should passing and failing class exams be abolished?

    A Delhi school was ordered to take back a student it had expelled for repeatedly failing. ...
  • Reservation for women or Right to Education: which will have more impact?

    Both will prove difficult to implement, but which of them will bring about greater change? ...
  • Need funds to enforce RTE: Maya tells Govt 05-04-2010 12:17 PM

    Mayawati is demanding funds from the Government for the Right to Education scheme. ...
  • RTE, a milestone in education for all 02-04-2010 09:37 AM

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