Nursery

  • HC refuses to take up nursery admission matter citing SC order 16-04-2014 07:26 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday refused to take up the nursery admission issue saying the Supreme Court has stayed the order and "we can't touch it" unless a clarification is issued by the apex court. A bench of Acting Chief Justice BD Ahmed and Justice S Mridul...
  • SC stays Delhi nursery admissions, process delayed further 11-04-2014 12:50 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday stayed nursery admissions in Delhi. This comes after the High Court vacated stay on the admissions earlier this month. The applicants who had secured a seat in more than one school were asked to zero in on a school till April 9 or...
  • Delhi High Court vacates stay on nursery admissions 03-04-2014 04:20 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Thursday vacated stay on nursery admissions in the national capital. The court said those who have managed to secure a seat in the first draw of lots their admission remains confirmed. The court further said that all the applicants who have secured a...
  • Delhi HC extends stay on nursery admission till April 2 29-03-2014 12:13 AM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Friday further extended stay on the nursery admission process and fresh draw of lots in the capital's schools till April 2. A bench of Acting Chief Justice B.D. Ahmed and Justice Sidharth Mridul also declined to entertain a petition filed by a set...
  • Nursery admissions: Parents distressed as HC stays draw of lots 24-03-2014 10:49 AM

    New Delhi: Anxiety and tension deepens for parents as nursery admissions in Delhi continue to be in limbo. The process of drawing lots has now been stayed by the High Court, an order which has distressed parents. "I had taken offs, filled forms and now I am not sure if...
  • Delhi: Parents anxious as HC says no nursery admissions till March 24 13-03-2014 08:45 PM

    Delhi's big nursery admissions mess continues as the High Court on Wednesday ordered stay on admission process till March 24. Earlier, in February, 2014 the court had ordered scrapping of transfer points, but later it ordered a fresh draw of lots. This order was challenged by parents whose child had...
  • Delhi HC stays draw of lots for nursery seats till March 24 12-03-2014 01:54 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday stayed the draw of lots for nursery admission till March 24. The Delhi HC has asked schools to collect all the data regarding admission till then. This came on the plea of some parents who had opposed the earlier decision of a...
  • Delhi High Court orders fresh draw of lots in nursery admission 06-03-2014 07:11 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Thursday ordered a fresh draw of lots in the nursery admission process for all seats. Justice Manmohan said all candidates having equal marks shall be considered equal by conducting a draw of lots. The Delhi government on February 27 issued a notification scrapping...
  • Will come out with new nursery admission schedule: LG to HC 26-02-2014 07:16 PM

    The Lt Governor on Wednesday told the Delhi High Court that the government intends to scrap the five points awarded in inter-state transfer cases during nursery admissions in New Delhi and come out with a new admission schedule by Thursday. The LG's submission before Justice Manmohan could impact the ongoing...
  • Nursery admission norms take away autonomy: Private schools to Delhi HC 25-02-2014 08:16 PM

    Unaided private schools on Tuesday opposed before the Delhi High Court the new nursery admission guidelines issued by the Lt Governor saying they take away their autonomy and right to choose students on the basis of reasonable criteria. The counsel for Action Committee of Unaided Recognized Private Schools referred to...
  • SC refuses to stay order on nursery admission 31-01-2014 01:23 PM

    The Supreme Court on Friday refused to stay the interim order on nursery admission process in the national capital but asked the Delhi High Court to expeditiously hear the pleas against the guidelines by advancing the scheduled hearing. A bench headed by Justice H L Dattu said since the order...
  • SC refuses to stay Delhi HC order on nursery admission 24-01-2014 11:50 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday refused to stay the Delhi High Court's order on nursery school admissions. It is now scheduled to hear the matter on January 31. The apex court has also said that the LG of Delhi is not just a good academician but also a...
  • Delhi: Unaided private schools approaches SC on nursery admission 22-01-2014 07:33 PM

    Delhi's private unaided schools on Wednesday approached the Supreme Court challenging new guidelines issued by the Lieutenant Governor for nursery admission which abolished 20 per cent management quota. Action Committee of Unaided Recognized Private Schools and Forum for Promotion of Quality Education for All challenged the order of the Delhi...
  • Nursery admissions as per L-G order: Delhi HC to private schools 20-01-2014 11:08 AM

    New Delhi: In a setback for private schools, a two judge bench of Delhi High Court on Monday dismissed the petition filed by private schools saying that nursery admissions will be held as per the orders of the Lieutenant Governor. The High Court had earlier rejected the petition of the...
  • Delhi: HC grants interim relief to 2 schools on nursery admissions 17-01-2014 07:47 PM

    The Delhi High Court on Friday granted interim relief to two minority-run schools by staying the operation of certain provisions of the city government's nursery admission guidelines. Justice Manmohan granted relief to St Thomas Higher Secondary School and Mata Jai Kaur Public School. Earlier this month, the court had granted...
  • Delhi: HC reserves order, nursery admission to start later 15-01-2014 07:49 PM

    Delhi government on Wednesday told the High Court that the nursery admission will begin only after an order is passed on the petition of certain unaided private schools challenging the new admission guidelines and terming it as "nationalising the education system". A bench of Chief Justice N V Ramana and...
  • Delhi High Court rejects stay on L-G order on nursery admissions 10-01-2014 12:29 PM

    New Delhi: In a major setback to private schools in the national capital, the Delhi High Court rejected their petition to stay Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung's order on nursery admissions. The petitioners had questioned the power by which Jung issued guidelines for nursery admissions in Delhi. The petition was filed...
  • Rules for admission to nursery relaxed in Delhi 27-12-2013 08:21 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung has relaxed the guidelines for nursery admissions following a meeting with school authorities. According to reports, the Lieutenant Governor has modified the distance criteria for admissions from six kilometre to eight kilometre, giving parents more choices of schools for their wards. However, there...
  • Delhi school authorities to challenge new nursery guidelines 19-12-2013 08:14 PM

    New Delhi: New nursery admission guidelines announced by Delhi's Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung have been welcomed by parents but have left school authorities miffed over abolishment of management quota. According to reports, major schools in the city are all set to challenge it. With the new guidelines in place, parents...
  • Delhi: Parents welcome new nursery guidelines, school authorities unhappy 19-12-2013 01:20 PM

    New nursery admission guidelines announced in the city have been welcomed by parents but have left school authorities miffed over abolishment of management quota. Schools are also unhappy over fixed points system and the preference being given to children living within a distance of six km from the school. According...
  • Delhi: No management quota in nursery admissions 19-12-2013 08:48 AM

    New Delhi: In a good news for parents seeking nursery admissions for their children in New Delhi, the management quota has been scrapped and the neighbourhood factor will be now given priority. The decision comes after Delhi's Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung issued new guidelines for Nursery admissions following a Delhi...
  • Delhi: New guidelines for nursery admissions 18-12-2013 09:18 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung has issued guidelines for nursery admissions after the Delhi High Court passed an order following a PIL by a social jurist. The following are the important points of the guidelines: 1) There will be no management quota from now on. The entire concept...
  • Delhi: Sardar Patel School nursery wing closed due to disease 25-09-2013 02:48 PM

    New Delhi Delhi's Sardar Patel School has shut down its nursery wing after the outbreak of a mysterious disease afflicting the mouth, hands and feet of students. The nursery wing has been shut down till October 16 as a precautionary measure. The school has also advised the parents to get...
  • Conductor molests a 4-year-old nursery student in a moving bus 27-07-2013 02:28 AM

    A 4-year-old nursery student was on Friday allegedly molested by the conductor of a private bus, police said. The accused conductor Kaluaa has been arrested. "We have arrested the conductor and further investigation is on," said Upendra Yadav, SHO of Indirapuram police station. The incident occurred when the child was...
  • 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...
  • Will move SC against High Court verdict on nursery admissions: Petitioner 19-02-2013 02:39 PM

    The High Court ruled on Tuesday there will be no change in the criteria for nursery admissions in Delhi schools. ...