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Odisha: Enrolment under EWS quota to begin on Feb 13

The second round admission of students to private schools under EWS quota will take place between April 29 and May 6.

published on : 1st February 2023
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Can't bar child from taking exam mid-session due to fee non-payment: Delhi HC

Justice Mini Pushkarna said not allowing a student to take examinations, especially board examinations, will be an infringement of his rights akin to the right to life.

published on : 19th January 2023
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Government action on RTE satisfactory: Andhra Pradesh HC

The court observed that there is sincerity and commitment from the government in implementing its orders.

published on : 8th September 2022
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AP government expedites admission of children in private schools

Commissioner of School Education S Suresh Kumar directed the district officials to submit the compliance report on the leftover vacancies after the admission of the children.

published on : 6th September 2022
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2,715 seats for RTE admissions in Prakasam schools

The district authorities have set up a toll free number-14477 for any clarification regarding the allotment of seats.

published on : 29th August 2022
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Admissions departments reserve 25 per cent seats in private unaided schools under RTE

Socially disadvantaged groups (orphans, children of HIV patients, differently-abled) will be allocated five per cent seats, while 10 per cent for SC students, 4 per cent for ST students.

published on : 5th August 2022
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Unions decry government move to revise teacher-student ratio in kerala schools

After the Right To Education (RTE) Act was implemented, the teacher-pupil ratio in lower primary and upper primary sections was changed to 1:30 and 1:35 respectively in the state.

published on : 5th August 2022
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Private unaided schools in AP told to fill 25 per cent seats under RTE

The private management should file an annual return in the prescribed proforma to the district officials regarding the details of the admissions made within 10 days of the closure of the admission.

published on : 28th July 2022
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Relax distance norm if Right to Education quota not filled: Madras High Court

Relief to two kids who were denied RTE seats by a private school as they resided beyond one km from the institution.

published on : 28th July 2022
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34,000 RTE seats for marginalised children vacant in Odisha

Prior to the online enrollment system, less than 2,000 EWS students were getting into private schools under RTE.

published on : 14th June 2022
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Where do RTE students go when schools shut?

Parents ask for State government’s help for their children after closure of four private schools in Madurai

published on : 10th June 2022
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Rich parents taking RTE seats in private schools in Coimbatore, says school body

A matriculation school principal said that children from the economically weaker section, disadvantaged group, special categories and whose parents do earn less than Rs 2 lakh per year are eligible.

published on : 3rd June 2022
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CBSE, ICSE schools in Tamil Nadu may be giving RTE Act a wide berth

Random checks at these schools by The New Indian Express revealed they have not reserved 25 per cent of the seats (as mandated by the Act) for students from the economically backward sections.

published on : 30th May 2022
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CUET confrontation continues between DU and St Stephen’s

“The decision taken by the college to retain its stellar, tried, and trusted interview process and other related steps in the admission process shall continue."

published on : 28th May 2022
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307 schools did not give books to needy kids: Delhi Commission for Protection of Child Rights

The DCPCR had received complaints that the children had not been given books by these private schools since the starting of the session in April till September.

published on : 25th May 2022
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RTE shocker: Bengaluru city kids get seats in North Karnataka schools

Technical error leads to confusion, leaves poor parents confused, running from pillar to post.

published on : 26th April 2018