The Bombay High Court on Thursday said that mentally challenged students at shelter homes in Maharashtra can study under Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan till they turn 18.
SC declined to interfere with Right to Education Act which provides for free and compulsory elementary education without holding back promotion of a child to next class till class 8.
Nagaland received over Rs 437 crore during the last five years from the Central government under compulsory free education.
The Calcutta High Court on Monday stayed a notification on application of Right to Free and Compulsory Education Rules 2012, put forward by the West Bengal government.
Returning to power for a
record second successive tenure, Punjab Chief Minister Parkash
Singh Badal on Thursday announced free education for all girl
students up to MA.
The move makes Tibet the first place in China to offer 15 years of free education.
An NGO has written to Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit drawing her attention to orphaned children allegedly
being denied benefit of free education.
Israeli children, aged above three, will now get free education after the govt approved an amendment in an existing law.
A 62-year-old man has been teaching children in a village in Odisha`s Kendrapara district for the last 40 years for free, making him the toast of the villagers.
The Bombay High Court has asked
the Maharashtra government to open schools in rural areas to
provide free primary education to the children of migrant
labourers who work in sugarcane fields.
Punjab is all set to launch an
ambitious scheme from July 1 to empower girls by providing
them free education up to class 12.
LJP on Monday demanded the Centre and the
state governments to provide a uniform education system free
of cost to students up to graduate level and 50 per cent
reservation for poorer ones in educational institutions.
Day in Pics: 28th January
Showbiz World - January 28, 2015
President Barack Obama's speech at Siri Fort auditorium