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 […]

UGC asks state governments to take action against fake universities

The University Grants Commission (UGC) has asked chief secretaries, education secretaries and principal secretaries of certain states to take action against a few fake universities that are running in the respective states. Additionally, the UGC has issued public notices against the unrecognised status of Indian Institute of Planning and Management (IIPM), and the illegal status […]