Saturday 23 Nov '13Principals of schools across the state have threatened a shutdown in protest against the state’s school education department’s decision to make them solely responsible for safety of students taking school buses.
Friday 21 Dec '12Five months after the Jamnabai Narsee School removed a seven-year-old autistic child citing the reason that he was not fitting into the classroom environment and by demanding constant attention was disturbing the other children, the child will return to the same school, armed with a Bombay High Court order and a ‘shadow teacher’ in tow
Wednesday 19 Dec '12Medical aspirants and their parents are up in arms as committees appointed by the state to probe complaints of irregularities in medical and dental admissions in colleges failed to submit its report within the stipulated time.
Monday 27 Aug '12Students of the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay (IIT-B) will participate in Energy Technologies Vision 2035, an initiative by the Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India and give suggestions and ideas for new energy solutions that the country could adopt in future.
Monday 16 Jul '12Even as the number of accidents in the city involving school buses have been on the rise over the past two years, the new school bus safety policy is yet to be passed by the state legislature, putting the lives of thousands of students in danger.
Thursday 05 Jul '12The Maharashtra State Board of Technical Education (MSBTE) will organise a ‘pool campus’ drive from August in a bid to provide placement to students of diploma and polytechnic institutes affiliated to it.
Monday 02 Jul '12The University Women Development Cell (UWDC) of Mumbai University (MU) has ordered the management of Terna Engineering College, Nerul, to transfer its coordinator for allegedly molesting a woman professor.
Wednesday 27 Jun '12The Director of School Education has instructed the education inspector, south zone, to file a first information report against the management of St Mary’s School, Mazgaon, which has been accused of collecting capitation fees from parents.