CENTRAL ADVISORY BOARD OF EDUCATION

  • Quality midday meal not possible under existing funding pattern: PK Sahi October 11, 2013

    In the backdrop of the Bihar midday meal tragedy which claimed 23 students' lives, state Education Minister PK Sahi on Thursday suggested a review of the cost factor under the scheme, saying the existing funding pattern is grossly inadequate to ensure quality food. Sahi, whose suggestions were supported by Education Ministers...
  • Most states to miss RTE deadline, but extension unlikely March 23, 2013

    New Delhi: The Government on Saturday ruled out extending the deadline beyond March 31 for schools to meet RTE requirements even as it conceded that many states were lagging behind and said a committee is being set up to expedite the implementation process. HRD Minister MM Pallam Raju was evasive when...