Shrinking Education Budget Has Hit Scholarships For Students From Deprived Communities

New Delhi: Substantial reduction in the education budget over the last five years has reduced alloca...

In Bihar Schools, Student-Gardeners Improve Nutrition, Health Metrics

Purnia, Bihar: When she grows up, 14-year-old Amita Kumari wants to become a police officer just lik...

Despite Supreme Court Stricture, Schools In 5 States Asked 75% Children To Show Aadhaar

Mumbai: More than 75% of school-age children in five states were required to provide their Aadhaar--...

India’s Education Budget Cannot Fund Proposed New Education Policy

Bengaluru: The government’s Draft New Education Policy released May 2019 suggests increasing spend...

Sarla Devi, The Child Brides Of Sitapur And The End Of Education

Sitapur, Uttar Pradesh: Vats with food bubbled near Sarla Devi’s mud house, as some of 200 visitor...

How Special Coaching Helped A Karnataka District Improve Its SSLC Results

Bengaluru: “I want to become an engineer. That’s why I have opted for science,” said 16-year-o...

‘For Children’s Nutrition, Mother’s Education More Important Than Family Wealth’

New Delhi: Cutting across the wealth divide, more than a quarter of Indian children under two years ...

Indian Children Fare Worst Among Neighbours, Except Pakistan

New Delhi: India ranks 113 of 176 countries on an index that evaluates countries on the wellbeing of...

Funding For Teacher Training Down 87% In 6 Years, As India’s Central Expenditure On Education Declines

Bengaluru: While higher education funding has seen a 28% increase in real terms, school education ha...

Scrapping ‘No-Detention Policy’ Not Enough To Improve Learning Outcomes: Experts

Mumbai: Indian states can now choose to hold children back in grades V and VIII if they fail the yea...