Key education reforms panel may push widening of RTE to nursery, high school

Key education reforms panel may push widening of RTE to nursery, high school

A key panel of India’s apex education reforms body is likely to recommend bringing pre-school and classes nine and 10 within the ambit of the Right to Education (RTE) Act, thereby expanding the range of free education for children across India, members of the panel said on Saturday. Currently, the landmark law applies to children between six and 14 years of age studying in Classes 1 to 8. The sub-committee of the Central Advisory Board of Education (CABE) will meet on January 11 to finalise its recommendation before sending the…

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TNUSRB Constable, Jail Warder, Firemen Recruitment Exam 2017: Answer Key Released

TNUSRB Constable, Jail Warder, Firemen Recruitment Exam 2017: Answer Key Released

NEW DELHI: TNUSRB answer keys have been released at tnusrb.tn.gov.in and tnusrbonline.org. Tamil Nadu Uniformed Services Recruitment Board (TNUSRB) has recently conducted the common recruitment for police constables, jail warders and firemen posts. The examination was conducted smoothly on 21 May 2017. The Board had begun registration for the exam on 23 January 2017. Applicants were allowed to submit their applications till 22 February 2017. While matriculates were eligible to apply for the post, the maximum age limit was set to 24 years (it was higher for candidates belonging to…

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DMRC recruitment: Answer key for Feb exam released, check them here

DMRC recruitment: Answer key for Feb exam released, check them here

  The answer keys of the recruitment exam for various posts in Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) held from February 14 to 28 was published on the official website of DMRC on Friday. The answer keys of the recruitment exam for various posts in Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC), held from February 14 to 28, was published on the official website of DMRC on Friday. Candidates can challenge the answer keys and the questions of the exam until March 14. Click here to raise objections against answer key/s and question/s…

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Dakota Access pipeline: US denies key permit, a win for Standing Rock protesters

Dakota Access pipeline: US denies key permit, a win for Standing Rock protesters

The Army Corps of Engineers will not grant the permit for the Dakota Access pipeline to drill under the Missouri river, the army announced on Sunday, handing a major victory to the Standing Rock Sioux tribe after a months-long campaign against the pipeline. Assistant secretary for civil works Jo-Ellen Darcy announced the decision on Sunday, with the army saying it was based on “a need to explore alternate routes” for the crossing. “Although we have had continuing discussion and exchanges of new information with the Standing Rock Sioux and Dakota…

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