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Court refuses to stay FD norm for new tech courses

Posted on June 27th, 2015 in Donations, High Court |

Vishwas Kothari,Jun 27, 2015,

Source: The Times of India

Pune: The Bombay high court has refused to grant a stay on the state government’s policy of seeking a 10year refundable deposit money from technical institutions as a condition precedent for starting various degree and diploma courses.The policy has been in operation since 2001. Read the rest of this entry »

Ruia College collected excess money from students: Report

Posted on June 25th, 2015 in Donations, Fees |

Dipali Jagtap-Patil,June 25, 2015

Source: DNA

An inquiry by the education inspector’s office of south Mumbai had found that Ruia College of Shikshan Prasarak Mandali has charged excess amount from students. The education inspector had submitted a report to the deputy director for further action. Read the rest of this entry »

IIT-Bombay receives largest ever donation for research and development

Posted on August 20th, 2014 in Donations |

Manash Pratim Gohain,TNN | Aug 20, 2014,

Source: The Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay has received Rs 95 crore, the largest donation in its history, to set up a centre to develop hi-tech products and solutions for consumers and industry that lie at the bottom of the economic pyramid. Read the rest of this entry »

State-wide school enrollment drive launched in Gujarat

Posted on June 14th, 2014 in Donations, Schools, States |

Kapil Dave,TNN | Jun 13, 2014,

Source :  Times  of  India

AHMEDABAD: ‘Kanya Kelavani Rath Yatra’, annual school enrolment drive was launched by chief minister Anandiben Patel.  Read the rest of this entry »

Schools accepting donation to be fined 10 times: Govt order

Posted on January 13th, 2014 in Donations, Schools |

Express News Service | Delhi | January 13, 2014

Source : The Indian Express

Section 13(2) of the Right to Education Act says that no school or person, while admitting a child, can collect any capitation fee and subject the child or parents or guardian to any screening.

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SBI gives water purifiers to 15,000 schools

Posted on November 15th, 2013 in Donations, Infrastructure, Schools, States |

Sruthy Susan Ullas, TNN | Nov 14, 2013,

Source :  Times  of  India

BANGALORE: On the occasion of Children’s Day, State Bank of India provided water purifiers to 15,000 schools across the country.  Read the rest of this entry »

Bank of India donates water filter to Goa school

Posted on July 11th, 2013 in Donations, Schools, States |

Keshav Naik, TNN | Jul 11, 2013,

Source :  Times  of  India

MAPUSA: As part of their social responsibility the Bank of India, Goa zone donated water filter to New English High School at Keri. Sudhir Jade, zonal manager of Bank of India, Goa zone, Bertha Fernandes head mistress of the school, students, parents and others were present in the function.  Read the rest of this entry »

Probe schools demanding donations: State human rights commission

Posted on July 4th, 2013 in Donations, Schools, States |

TNN | Jul 4, 2013,

Source :  Times  of India

HYDERABAD: In what could be the beginning of a crackdown on private schools collecting huge donations during admissions, the State Human Rights Commission (SHRC) has ordered the district education officer (DEO) to conduct a through investigation and submit a report. Read the rest of this entry »

NMC distributes textbooks before schools open

Posted on June 26th, 2013 in Donations, Schools, States |

TNN | Jun 26, 2013,

Source :   Times  of  India

NAGPUR: For the first time in years, NagpurMunicipal Corporation claimed to have distributed the uniforms and textbooks to as many as 40,011 students before the schools reopen on June 26. Interestingly, this year, mayor Anil Sole, deputy mayor SandipJadhav, corporators and senior officials will welcome the students at different on Wednesday morning. Mayor Anil Sole will be atPriyadarshani School in Telangkhedi. Read the rest of this entry »

Rajashan Book Bank gets 600 applications

Posted on June 12th, 2013 in Donations, Schools, States |

DC | Wednesday, Jun 12, 2013

Source : Deccan Chronicle

The Rajasthani Youth Association Book Bank Project, which lends books for free to eligible students, received over 600 applications on Monday, the first day of the new academic year for schools. Read the rest of this entry »