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In this Rajasthan school, a student doubles up as teacher

Madhu Kumari teaches students of Class 1 to 5 in a government upper primary school for three hours devoting one hour each to mathematics, English, and Hindi. After that, the 15-year-old attends Class 7 for three hours in the school in Patpara locality of Rajasthan’s Bharatpur city. “I...
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Educationist Manoj Soni takes over as UPSC member

Gujarat-based educationist Manoj Soni on Wednesday took charge as a member in the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC), that conducts recruitment exams to select country’s top bureaucrats. Soni, former Vice Chancellor of Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Open University, took the oath of office and secrecy as the UPSC member....
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Tanzania: Students Despair As More Miss Out On Education Loans

By Nuzulack Dausen and Kalunde Jama Dar es Salaam/Dodoma — Students hoping to benefit from cheap state loans to finance their university education may now seriously need to consider alternatives as chances of accessing the funds keep shrinking every year, thanks to budgetary constraints and an apparent shift...
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