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Private schools den of illicit money, must be nationalised: MP Pappu Yadav

Private schools den of illicit money, must be nationalised: MP Pappu Yadav

"Politicians, bureaucrats and godmen have invested their illicit money in these schools. They are a den of their illegal wealth," he alleged.

Karnataka lawmakers may have to send their children to govt schools

Karnataka lawmakers may have to send their children to govt schools

Kannada Development Authority has recommended to the Karnataka government to make it mandatory for lawmakers to send their children to government schools.

Hollowed govt schools should be handed over to pvt players, suggests Niti Aayog

Hollowed govt schools should be handed over to pvt players, suggests Niti Aayog

Non-performing or "hollowed" government schools should be handed over to private players under the public- private partnership (PPP) model, government think tank Niti Aayog has recommended.

Will seek implementation of report on excess school fee: Delhi High Court

Will seek implementation of report on excess school fee: Delhi High Court

Earlier on May 31, the DoE had told the court that private schools which do not refund the excess fees charged by them on the pretext of implementing the 6th PC, will face de- recognition or takeover.

Return extra fees or we will take over, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal tells private schools

Return extra fees or we will take over, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal tells private schools

The Delhi government will take over 449 private schools if they do not return the excess fees charged from students, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced on Friday.

Unreasonable fees, hidden costs? CBSE seeks data from pvt schools

Unreasonable fees, hidden costs? CBSE seeks data from pvt schools

The move comes weeks after the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) had warned private schools against turning into "shops" by selling uniform and books in their premises.

Quota in nursery admission: SC seeks response from Centre, UP

Quota in nursery admission: SC seeks response from Centre, UP

The Supreme Court has sought response from the Centre and the Uttar Pradesh government on a plea challenging the constitutional validity of provisions of RTE Act, mandating unaided private schools to reserve 25 per cent in nursery classes to children from weaker sections.

Incorrect to presume all private schools are making profit: Delhi High Court

The Delhi High Court on Thursday said it is "not correct" to presume all private unaided schools in the city are making profits since there are cases before it over non-payment of sixth pay commission dues to their employees.

Ensure admission of children from BPL families in private schools: Haryana

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Tuesday directed the state education department to ensure children from BPL families get admission in private schools as per provisions of the RTE Act and the Haryana School Education Rules.

Sell jalebis if you want to make profit: Manish Sisodia to private schools

Sell jalebis if you want to make profit: Manish Sisodia to private schools

Sisodia's comments came following a Delhi High Court order staying the operation of the city government's circular on nursery admission norms regarding private unaided minority schools

Srinagar: Private schools ask parents to deposit fees of 'unrest period'

Most of the schools are charging full tuition fee from the students for the unrest period, besides 50 per cent bus fee charges for each month and are asking parents to deposit the school fees of their wards before the end of this month, which marks the culmination of the academic year in the Valley.

Private schools asked to follow RTE guidelines in Odisha

Private schools asked to follow RTE guidelines in Odisha

Private schools in Koraput district have been asked to follow the guidelines of the Right to Education (RTE) Act and get their doubts, if any, cleared by the district education office.

Gita Jayanti: Private schools to be involved, stalls to promote government programmes in Haryana

The 'Gita Jayanti Samaroh' will be organised in a grand manner between December 6 and 8 this year in which public and private schools would be involved and separate stalls would be set up to promote government programes.

Protest in Portugal against private school funding cuts

 Thousands of people took to the streets in Lisbon to protest against the Portuguese government's proposed plan to slash spending on private schools.

Fee hike: Schools will not budge with dharnas, submit a written complaint, Manish Sisodia tells parents

Fee hike: Schools will not budge with dharnas, submit a written complaint, Manish Sisodia tells parents

Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia has appealed to the parents to send him a written complaint against the private schools who have increased their fees.

Congress for Constitutional Commission to check high school fees

Congress has said a constitutional commission be set up for checking exorbitant fees by some private schools.

Delhi Govt sets up complaint centre against private schools

 To prevent private schools from arbitrarily deciding fee structure, the Delhi government today set up a complaint centre to address parents' grievances.

Want to bring govt schools on par with pvt ones: Manish Sisodia

The Delhi government is committed to bringing state-run schools on a par with private schools in the city so that parents put these on their priority list, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said on Friday.

EWS admission: Delhi govt to 'randomly' inspect private schools

Delhi government has identified over 300 schools as "defaulters" for not sharing the status of EWS admissions and announced it would conduct "random" inspections in all private schools.

Delhi govt asks over 500 private schools to refund excess fees

A committee headed by Justice Anil Dev Singh has identified 525 schools to be overcharging parents on the pretext of implementing recommendations of the Sixth Pay Commission while not doing it.