Private Schools, Power Department At The Receiving End Of Consumers’ Ire

IMPHAL, Apr 12: All Manipur Power Consumers’ Association has accused the Electricity Department of charging more than the due amount of power bill from the consumers and yet not ensuring regular or proper power supply. On the other hand, some private schools are allegedly imposing Electricity fees on the students. Addressing a press conference in this connection at Manipur Press Club here today,...

EDITORIAL: Checkmating Private Schools Via RTE

Simple logic and reasoning tell us that there has to be a reason, a plausible one at that, behind any legislation that the Government of the day passes. The same yardstick applies too when there is any amendment in the Constitution of a democracy or any other regime and the erstwhile Soviet Union or the USSR is perhaps an apt example of a Nation which eventually crumbled on the fruits of the seeds...

Govt May Crack RTE Whip To Rein In Private Schools

Govt. training its eyes on private schools. Image Credit: Sangai Photo. IMPHAL, Mar 4: Taking serious note of some reputed private educational institutions still sticking to the practice of admission test and interview in violation of the provisions governing right to education Act, the State Government has reportedly deliberated on the issue to initiate appropriate action. An official of the School...