Delhi News | Friday July 10, 2015
Police have arrested the daughter of the alleged kingpin of the Delhi nursery admissions scam, coming one step closer to unravelling a racket that has brought several top city schools under the scanner.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Friday November 28, 2014
The point system of nursery admissions devised by the Lieutenant-Governor Governor for private unaided schools was today quashed by the Delhi High Court which said the government's decision was "neither procedurally proper nor rational".
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday November 28, 2014
The Delhi High Court on Friday will pronounce its order on petitions challenging the nursery admission guidelines issued last year.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday May 2, 2014
Nursery admissions in Delhi will have to wait till Monday as the Supreme Court sought the list of the parents who have moved it and the high court, for seeking admission under the transfer category.
Delhi News | Bhairavi Singh | Friday April 11, 2014
The Delhi High Court today lifted the stay on nursery admissions, done before the February 27 notifications, thus ending the prolonged uncertainty for thousands of parents.
Delhi News | Edited by Prasad Sanyal (with inputs from IANS) | Wednesday March 12, 2014
The Delhi High Court today stayed the draw of fresh lots till March 24. It asked the Delhi government to furnish details regarding nursery admissions in unaided private schools.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 6, 2014
The Delhi High Court today ordered the city government to conduct a fresh draw of lots "for all the seats" in nursery school admission and not just those which were vacated after scrapping of inter-state transfer category, saying "candidates having equal marks shall be considered equally".
Delhi News | Written by Bhairavi Singh | Thursday February 27, 2014
The Directorate of Education (DoE) on Wednesday submitted before the Delhi High Court its report agreeing to scrap the controversial transfer point system in nursery admissions to city schools.
Delhi News | Written by Neha Khanna | Wednesday February 26, 2014
Monday afternoon witnessed chaotic scenes at one of Delhi's leading schools, this time over the economically weaker section or EWS category.
Delhi News | Bhairavi Singh | Sunday February 23, 2014
The Delhi High Court on Friday issued a notice to the Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung on a Public Interest Litigation or PIL challenging the latest nursery admission guidelines which club the economically weaker sections with the category of children with disabilities.
Forums | Wednesday January 29, 2014
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Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Friday January 24, 2014
The Supreme Court today refused to stay the nursery admission process in the national capital, but agreed to hear the plea of private unaided schools on the issue on January 31.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Monday January 20, 2014
In a setback to unaided private schools, the Delhi High Court today dismissed their plea seeking a stay on city government's nursery admission guidelines that included scrapping of 20 per cent management quota.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Friday December 27, 2013
Reviewing an earlier order regarding nursery admission in private unaided schools in Delhi, Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung today relaxed the distance criteria for students from six kilometre to eight kilometre, giving parents more choices of schools for their children.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 25, 2013
The Delhi High Court today directed Delhi government to take a decision within three months on a plea for an amendment in admission procedure for nursery to bring it in line with the Right to Education (RTE) Act which prohibits screening of children for admissions.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday January 29, 2013
The Delhi High Court on Tuesday questioned the freedom given to unaided private schools to formulate their own nursery admission criteria.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday January 28, 2013
The Delhi High Court on Monday made it clear that its decision on a public-interest litigation (PIL), challenging government notifications giving powers to unaided private schools to formulate their own criteria, would also affect nursery class admissions for the academic session 2013-14.
Delhi News | Edited by Mala Das | Tuesday January 1, 2013
It's a hectic time for hundreds of parents across the national capital as admission forms for nursery go on sale from today. Schools will sell and accept forms through the next fortnight, a schedule that they will have to strictly abide by as per a directive by the Delhi government.
Delhi News | NDTV Correspondent | Friday January 6, 2012
The Delhi High Court will today hear a petition filed by an NGO asking for a stay on the Delhi government's order allowing private schools to consider children who are over three years of age for admission in pre-school (nursery).
Delhi News | NDTV Correspondent | Monday January 2, 2012
It's that time of the year again when parents scramble for a seat in schools for their young ones as 'Mission Nursery Admission' begins in Delhi today.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Sunday January 1, 2012
With the nursery admission process in Delhi starting from tomorrow, parents are all set for the winter scramble to secure a seat for their tiny tots in schools of their choice.
Bangalore News | mid-day.com | Tuesday April 19, 2011
It is that time of year when parents can be seen running from pillar to post, with creased brows, in the endeavour to secure a seat for their child at a good school.However, a seat in a good school these days comes with a hefty price tag.While a parent would likely have had to pay less than Rs 5,000 to get their ward into a good school a decade ago...
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Wednesday February 2, 2011
Do you have a PC at home? Are you the carrier of a life threatening disease? How big is your house? What car do you drive? Do you have your tax returns in place? And most importantly, do you have a criminal record?Before you dismiss these questions with a curt 'none of your business', know that answers to these snoopy, unrelated queries, or their v...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday November 12, 2010
Delhi Government on Thursday warned private schools not to start the process for nursery admissions before issuance of relevant guidelines and said punitive action will be taken against the violators. Education Minister Arvinder Singh Lovely said the schools will have to comply with Right to Education Act and government was ...