‘No boost in learning outcomes of disadvantaged in Andhra, Telangana’

New Delhi/Hyderabad, Sep 15 : Around 91 per cent of 15-year-old children were enrolled in secondary schools in 2016 in comparison with 78 per cent in 2009, but there has been no improvement in the learning outcomes, according to a survey conducted in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. The survey has been described as “pro-poor” by […]

Khattar announces CBI probe in Pradhuman murder, takeover of school

Gurugram/Chandigarh, Sep 15 : Yielding to the demand of the family of seven-year-old Pradhuman Thakur, who was found murdered in Gurugram’s Ryan International School, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Friday said the CBI will probe the brutal murder. He also announced the government was taking over the administration of Ryan International School in […]

Involve all parties for policy on Rohingyas: Congress

New Delhi, Sep 15 : Describing the influx of Rohingya refugees into India as “very serious”, the Congress on Friday demanded that the central government involve all parties to formulate a policy on the matter. “This is a very serious matter. In the interest of the nation, all political parties should come together to take […]

Wait for affidavit to know government’s stand on Rohingyas: Rajnath

[New Delhi: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh participating in the cleanliness drive at the launch of ?Swachhta Hi Sewa? campaign at ITBP Tigri Camp, in New Delhi on Friday. /PTI] New Delhi, Sep 15 : Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday said the government will inform the Supreme Court of its stand on the Rohingya […]

AAP to contest UP civic polls

Lucknow, Sep 15 : The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Friday announced it will contest the upcoming municipal corporation elections in Uttar Pradesh. AAP leader Sanjay Singh told the media that his party was committed to weeding out corruption from civic bodies and giving people good governance. Stating that people were already fed up with […]

Khattar announces CBI probe into Pradhuman’s murder

Gurugram/Chandigarh, Sep 15 : Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Friday said the CBI will probe the brutal murder of seven-year-old student Pradhuman Thakur. Khattar also announced the government was taking over the administration of Ryan International School in Gurugram where Pradhuman studied. Briefing the media after visiting Pradhuman’s distraught family in Gurugram, Khattar […]