Critics take aim at subsidies given to private schools

 Prince George arriving for his first day at Thomas’s, Battersea, in September 2017. Its sister school in Kensington was given state money. Photograph: Richard Pohle/AFP/Getty Images It is hard to imagine a more exclusive chain of prep schools than the one that has been entrusted with the education of the third-in-line to the throne. That […]

Bharat Bandh today: Schools, transport, banking services to be hit as 20 crore workers call for all-India strike

Bharat bandh today: It will be a day of protests in the country as several trade unions, bank employee unions, farmers’ bodies and teachers’ associations are taking part in a two-day nationwide strike against the Narendra Modi government. Transport, banking, education, health, steel, electricity, insurance and other services may be affected as these trade unions, […]