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Masks have been a point of contention as US schools reopen amid rising numbers of coronavirus cases. (Photo Credit: Representative Image/Unsplash)

  • Banning mask mandates in schools have been linked to discrimination
  • The probe is being led by US Education Department
  • South Carolina, Utah and Iowa are some of the states under investigation

New Delhi, Aug 26 (PTI) The Delhi High Court Thursday asked two minor siblings, who lost the bread-earner father to COVID-19 last year, to approach their school for any concession or exemption ...

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The move marks the start of a broader overhaul of a program that has been criticised. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • Education Department erase student debt for 323,000 Americans
  • The move will wipe out more than $5.8 billion in debt
  • Borrowers will be contacted after their relief request has been granted

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  • Biden administration extended student loan payment pause till January 31
  • The Department of Education said in a statement this extension would be the "final"
  • The federal student loan payment moratorium began in March 2020

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President Joe Biden has extended the pause for the second time in his tenure. (Photo Credit: AFP Photo)

  • The Department of Education said in a statement this extension would be the "final"
  • The administration was facing intense pressure to extend the payment pause
  • The federal student loan payment moratorium began in March 2020