Articles about Private Schools

Buffalo goes berserk at protest in MP; injures one

03 Jul 2021

India
Buffalo goes berserk at protest in MP; injures one

A buffalo brought for a protest staged by owners and directors of private schools in Madhya Pradesh's Shajapur district went berserk amid the crowd and injured one of the agitators, an official said on Saturday.

Haryana: Private schools witness 42% decline in enrollments this year

03 Jul 2021

India
Haryana: Private schools witness 42% decline in enrollments this year

Haryana has seen a 42% dip in enrollments at the state's private schools compared to last year as at least 12.51 lakh private school students failed to register for the current academic year even three months after it commenced.

Man hangs himself over non-payment of salary by private school

24 Jun 2021

Delhi
Man hangs himself over non-payment of salary by private school

A 46-year-old man died by suicide at his house in outer Delhi's Mongolpuri area allegedly over non-payment of pending salary by a private school where he worked earlier as a Taekwondo coach, police said on Thursday.

Noida: 4-year-old sexually harassed by school bus driver

27 Oct 2018

India
Noida: 4-year-old sexually harassed by school bus driver

In yet another shocking incidence, a 4-year-old girl from a reputed private school in Noida was allegedly sexually harassed by a driver of one of the school buses.

128 private schools in Delhi roll back 'arbitrary' fee hike

24 Aug 2018

India
128 private schools in Delhi roll back 'arbitrary' fee hike

Around 128 schools in Delhi have rolled back their "arbitrary" fee hikes following complaints from parents, an official said.

Majority of India's private English-medium school students can't read English

20 Aug 2018

India
Majority of India's private English-medium school students can't read English

Breaking the long-held stereotype that private schooling delivers better learning outcomes than government schooling, a survey has found that majority of students in India's English-medium private schools can barely read English.

Pakistan bans school books showing Kashmir in India

08 Jun 2018

World
Pakistan bans school books showing Kashmir in India

Pakistan has banned social studies books in private schools in Punjab province for showing Kashmir as a part of India in its map.

How AAP is changing Delhi's troubled education system

25 May 2018

Politics
How AAP is changing Delhi's troubled education system

Education is the most neglected sector in this country, but Delhi's Aam Aadmi Party has always worked towards reversing the trend.

Delhi- Govt schools outperform privates ones in Class XII CBSE

29 May 2017

India
Delhi- Govt schools outperform privates ones in Class XII CBSE

In a heartening trend, CBSE Class XII students of government schools in Delhi have outperformed their counterparts in private schools for the second year in a row.