41 pvt schools should refund excess fees to parents: Panel to HC

A judicial panel set up by the Delhi High Court has recommended that 41 private schools should refund the excess fees they had charged from parents of students in 2009 with interest.

On Teacher's Day, Delhi schools gear up for screening of Modi’s speech

Teacher's day row: Delhi schools plan screening of Narendra Modi’s speech

Schools gear up for PM Modi's Teachers' Day speech

Schools across the country are busy making arrangements to ensure live telecast of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Teachers' Day speech on Friday.

Delhi private schools unhappy over order on PM Narendra Modi's live address
Delhi private schools unhappy over order on PM Narendra Modi's live address

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's initiative to reach out to every student through TV, radio and the Internet on Teachers day has failed to enthuse private schools of Delhi which feel that "forcing" them to make arrangements for it will dampen the celebration of the occasion.

SC to resume its hearing on nursery admissions issue today

The Supreme court on Monday will resume its hearing on the issue of nursery admissions in the national capital.

Craze for leading Delhi schools leaves many distressed

Thousands of parents are undergoing a harrowing time as they battle to get their children into nursery classes of leading schools in the national capital. But many are celebrating too.

Delhi BJP asks Lt Governor to ban sale of junk food in schools

Delhi BJP president Harsh Vardhan Thursday urged Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung to ban sale of junk food from all government and private schools in the national capital for the "good health" of children, following a High Court observation.

Delhi scraps transfer points in nursery admission

City government informed the Delhi HC that it has scraped five additional points to be given to children of parents who come under inter-state transfer category in nursery admissions.

Parents should be able to suspend teachers: Manish Sisodia

Parents need to be given powers to suspend and remove principals and teachers, Delhi Education Minister Manish Sisodia said Monday after a surprise visit to a government school.

SC declines to stay Delhi HC order on nursery admissions

The Supreme Court Friday declined to stay, for now, a Delhi High Court order directing nursery admissions according to the guidelines issued by the Lt Governor, giving no immediate relief to private unaided schools.

Delhi nursery admissions: HC refuses to stay LG`s notification

The Delhi High Court on Monday refused to stay a notification on the criteria for nursery admissions here.

Delhi nursery admissions: Lt Guv issues fresh guidelines, school authorities unhappy

Few weeks ahead of nursery admissions begin in Delhi schools, Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung has issued fresh guidelines following a Delhi High Court order passed recently in response to a PIL moved by a social jurist.

Delhi govt`s guidelines to schools to check dengue spread

In the wake of the spiralling cases of dengue in the national capital, Delhi government today issued a circular to all schools here suggesting do`s and don`ts for prevention of the disease including wearing of full-sleeve tops and trousers and salwars.

Security at municipal schools in Delhi still inadequate

Security measures at municipal schools after the rape of a seven-year-old girl at a school in Mongolpuri still remain inadequate.

BJP alleges `fraud` in Delhi education department

Delhi BJP on Saturday accused the education department of encouraging students of government run schools to resort to "cheating".

Capital’s MCD schools mid-day meal scheme fails nutrition test!

The mid day meal scheme continues to be mired in controversy.

Summer vacation of Delhi schools extended

In view of the prevailing heat wave in the capital, the Delhi government on Sunday extended the summer vacation of city schools by one more week.

Delhi Budget: More EWS seats;100 new schools

In the Budget, Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit has allocated Rs 1,901 crore, which is 12.67 per cent of the total plan outlay in 2012-13.

Panel constituted to examine school fee hike

The Delhi government has constituted a committee after the High Court directed it to examine the accounts of private schools allegedly charging high tuition fees.

Six Delhi schools among country`s top 10: Survey

Six schools from the national
capital have been rated among the best 10 institutions of
child education in a country-wide survey.