Plea in High Court claims work hours of teachers violate RTE Act, calls for longer timings

Teachers in single-shift government schools teach for six-and-a-half hours Stating that the current working hours of teachers in Delhi government and local authority schools are in violation of the provisions of the Right to Education Act, a petition in the Delhi High Court called for extending it to seven-and-a-half hours. The petitioner, civil society organisation Read More

National Education Day 2018: India Celebrates Maulana Abul Kalam Azad’s Birth Anniversary

National Education Day: India Celebrates Maulana Abul Kalam Azad’s Birth Anniversary NEW DELHI: India celebrates National Education Day today. National Education Day commemorates the birth anniversary of Maulana Abul Kalam Azad who was also the first Union Minister of Education for India. Maulana Abdul Kalam Azad believed that education was for one and all. He was responsible for Read More

UPSC ESE 2018 Result: Engineering Services Examination Final Results Announced

UPSC ESE 2018 Result: Engineering Services Examination, 2018 Final Results @ Upsc.gov.in NEW DELHI: Based on the results of the written part of the UPSC Engineering Services Examination, 2018 held by the Union Public Service Commission in July, 2018 and the interviews for Personality Test held in September-October, 2018, the commission has declared the UPSC ESE Read More

‘Already Complying With RTI Rules For Charging Fee For Photocopies Of Answer Sheets

CBSE is already complying with Right to Information Act rules for charging fee for photocopies of answer sheets, said Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) in a statement. The Board has also clarified that “the media reports have been mis-representing facts and publishing news” following a latest Supreme Court ruling on its position in regard to charging Read More