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New law allows Chechnya’s schools to define students’ clothing rules

Chechnya’s president has signed legislation allowing schools to set their own rules defining the type of clothing worn by their students. The ruling takes into account the pupils’ rights to wear religious clothing or that of their cultural heritage unless

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Foreign university falls foul of new Hungarian law

The Hungarian parliament has given the green light to legislation that could mean the closure of a popular foreign university campus. The country is exerting tighter regulation over its foreign seats of higher education, and now requires that they must

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Corporal punishment in Zimbabwe’s schools set to end

Zimbabwe’s High Court has recently ruled that children should not be undergo corporal punishment at school – or be beaten for punishment at home. Justice David Mangota said that the widespread practice is unconstitutional and the new ruling will forbid

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