School Teacher

  • Hooda confidant Nand Lal Poonia resigns after court rap 02-01-2014 11:52 PM

    Haryana School Teachers Selection Board (HSTSB) chairman Nand Lal Poonia, a confidant of Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda, resigned from his post on Thursday after a recent rap from the state high court. Poonia, a retired brigadier, was appointed chairman of Haryana Staff Selection Commission (HSSC) by Hooda in 2005...
  • Delhi High Court asks teacher to pray at Rajghat for a week for lying 21-12-2013 07:57 PM

    New Delhi: Holding a woman teacher guilty of contempt for repeatedly lying under oath about her marital status, the Delhi High Court directed that she offer prayers at Rajghat, Mahatma Gandhi's memorial, to "repent her sin". A bench of justices Kailash Gambhir and Indermeet Kaur passed the order after refusing...
  • TN: School teacher arrested for verbally abusing Congress woman MLA 15-11-2013 01:32 PM

    A private school teacher has been arrested for verbally abusing a Congress woman MLA while speaking on a live television show on the Sri Lankan Tamils issue, besides making certain remarks against Chief Minister Jayalalithaa, police said on Friday. Casmirraj alias Tamil Dasan (45), residing at Mandaiveli in Chennai was...
  • Odisha: School teacher set on fire for filing sexual harassment complaint, dies 01-11-2013 12:06 PM

    Raigada: The 27-year-old school teacher who was set on fire for lodging a sexual harassment complaint in police station in Odisha's Raigada district succumbed to her injuries on Friday morning. She was set on fire on Sunday night in her school hostel in Odisha's Raigada districts's Tikri primary school and...
  • School teacher arrested for allegedly molesting 10-year-old girl inside school premises 02-10-2013 12:49 PM

    A school teacher was arrested for allegedly trying to molest a 10-year-old girl inside the school premises in Nanpara area in Bahraich, police said on Wednesday. According to a complaint filed by the victim's father, Micheal Yeshu alias Yashudas Baba, teacher and manager of St. Peter Inter college, tried to...
  • MP: Government school teacher suspended for disrespecting religion 15-08-2013 05:59 AM

    Sagar: A government school teacher who received the President's medal for meritorious service was suspended on Wednesday for getting his own "abhishek" (religious ritual) done on the occasion of the recent Guru Purnima festival and allegedly hurt religious sentiments of the majority community. As per the Hindu religion, only gods...
  • Kerala orders CBI probe into attack on teacher 02-11-2011 06:38 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala government on Wednesday gave its nod for a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into the brutal attack on a school teacher on Sep 27 in Kollam district. Krishna Kumar, a school teacher, was found severely injured around 10.45 p.m. near Kottarakara town, some 70 km from...
  • Jamshedpur: 6 students forced to do 100 sit-ups 29-06-2011 11:11 AM

    New Delhi: In a shocking case of corporal punishment in a Jamshedpur school, 6 girl students were brutally punished by a lady teacher, which resulted in them fainting. The 9th class students, who are now being treated at a hospital, were punished by the teacher for making too much noise...
  • US teacher suspended over Facebook posts 02-04-2011 12:08 AM

    Paterson: A New Jersey school district has suspended a first-grade teacher after parents complained that she had posted derogatory comments about her students on her Facebook page. The teacher was removed from the classroom this week after several parents who saw the posts came to Paterson School 21 and asked...
  • Tripura man sells dowry items and donates money 10-01-2011 06:17 PM

    Agartala: In an exemplary gesture against the evil of dowry, a newly-wed government school teacher in Tripura Sunday donated Rs 48,000 to the chief minister's relief fund after selling the gifts received by him in marriage. A resident of Dhanbilas village in northern Tripura, 37-year-old Bimal Singh Debbarma wedded Jesmi...
  • Get votes for CPM: Buddha asks school teachers 25-12-2010 09:54 AM

    Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee has courted controversy after asking primary school teachers in the state to teach the benefits of voting for the ruling Communist Party of India-Marxist to the parents. After 33 years in office, the Left Front is confronting a rapidly shrinking votebank and is...
  • Chandigarh: molester school teacher on the run 06-12-2010 10:10 AM

    Chandigarh: An Army Public School teacher in Chandigarh was book by the Panchkula Police on Sunday for allegedly sexually harassing at least five girl students of Class V. The accused music teacher, Sham Bahadur Thapa, fled after the police registered a case against him. The misdeeds of the teacher, posted...
  • Gujarat gets its first Muslim woman DSP 13-08-2010 10:06 AM

    Surat: Clad in burqa, mother of two, teacher in school – outwardly Yasmin Sajid Shaikh would seem like any other Muslim woman destined for a domesticated life. However, this 29-year-old is soon to be the state's first Muslim woman Deputy Superintendent of Police. Says Yasmin, who cleared her state public...
  • Pune: Parents to monitor school teachers 24-06-2008 12:13 PM

    New Delhi: The much-hyped 'Specialized Academies' started by the Indian Cricket Board is unlikely to exist from the coming season as the parent body plans to turn them into full-fledged ones like the NCA. Currently, the 'Batting Academy' is in Mumbai while the 'Pace Bowling Academy' is in Mohali. The...
  • Coy teacher at day, wicked girl at night 05-05-2008 04:53 PM

    Mumbai: Baroda will take on Karnataka in the opening match of the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy at the Cricket Club of India (CCI) here on the morning of March 23. In the afternoon on the same day, Assam would clash with Punjab in another pre-quarter-final tie at the same venue,...
  • Washington teacher accused of sex with 5th grader 27-12-2007 03:37 PM

    Nagpur: Defiant South Africa captain Graeme Smith backed his team to succeed at the World Cup despite the capitulation against England which had his critics dusting off their 'chokers' accusations. "I believe in this team...we have the opportunity to shape today & tomorrow and we will be there when it...