Women have also been threatened against going out through the posters put up across Kashmir. (Photo: Reuters) Terrorist groups have threatened locals in the Kashmir valley against opening shops and schools through posters put up in various areas, the Army said. Women have also been threatened against going out throughRead More →

 Children in the playground at Trinity St Mary’s Church of England primary school in Wandsworth, south London. Photograph: Richard Saker/The Observer Headteacher Paul Stubbings knows that the pupils at his west London comprehensive school have the right to a free, fully funded state education. Yet he spends a quarter ofRead More →

Hundreds of parents and children have travelled to London to protest against schools closing early on a Friday. A number schools in England, but mainly in Birmingham, have taken the decision to move to a shorter working week because of funding shortages. Campaign group Save Our Schools (SOS) said more thanRead More →

A suspended equality programme at the centre of a row about teaching LGBT rights will return at a school. The No Outsiders programme at Parkfield Community School sparked protests, which spread to Anderton Park Primary School, with parents claiming the teachings were not “age appropriate” The Birmingham-based school said the newRead More →