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Second term fees Tamilnadu Schools can collect by 28th Feb 2021 : High Court

The prayer of Educational institutions was against the State government which had earlier prevented them from collecting the full fees and at the same time directing them to pay the salaries to the teaching and non-teaching staff.   On hearing the PILs, the Madras High court had also passed an order allowing the private schools Read More…

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Knowledge Initiative for IT interested Students from Tata “ITWIZ”

TCS IT Wiz, a ‘knowledge Initiative’ started in 1999, is the biggest inter-school IT Quiz in India for students of Class 8-12.   The quiz aims to build awareness, emphasize the importance of IT skills and enable students to look at technology from an innovation perspective.   The quiz platform acts as an active supplement Read More…

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Human Capital Index 2020 : India ranks 116 amongst 174 Countries

The Human Capital Index (HCI) is an international metric that benchmarks key components of human capital across countries.   Measuring the human capital that a child born today can expect to attain by her 18th birthday, the HCI highlights how current health and education outcomes shape the productivity of the next generation of workers.   Read More…

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CBSE abandons X & XII 2020 exams and both assessments published by July 15.

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Thursday informed the Supreme Court that it will not conduct the class 10th examination while the students of Class 12th will be given an option of appearing in exams after conditions are conducive.   The Class 12 students will get the option to appear in examinations or take Read More…

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Karnataka government directed all schools to observe every 3rd Saturday as ‘No Bag Day’.

In Karnataka the Primary and Secondary Education department on Friday issued an order stating that the weight of the school bag will not be more than 10 per cent of the student’s body weight and directed all the DDPIs to implement the same from June.   The department’s order will be applicable to all the Read More…

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Constitution Bench to decide Compulsory Sanskrit & Hindu hymns in 1100 Kendriya Vidyalaya

Supreme Court on Monday referred to the Constitution Bench, a plea challenging the compulsory recitation of Sanskrit and Hindi hymns in the morning assembly of the central government-run Kendriya Vidyalaya schools.   A bench headed by Justice Rohinton Nariman sent to the Constitution Bench to decide the petition, which objected to the recital of Sanskrit Read More…

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Aadhaar link to bank account and SIM card is not required : Supreme Court

Today Apex  court said it wasn’t mandatory to link Aadhaar to bank accounts or mobile numbers, but that that the identification was compulsory for the filing of I-T returns and for the allotment of Permanent Account Numbers (PAN). It said no child can be denied benefits of any schemes if he or she can’t produce Read More…