School

  • Opposition to 'Guru Utsav' brings imposition of Hindi, Sanskrit back into focus 3 hours 45 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The controversy over 'Teachers Day' or 'Guru Utsav' could have been easily averted, if the Centre had made it clear that it is not mandatory for the schools in the very beginning. After many state governments ruled by the opposition including West Bengal have refused to issue a...
  • Narendra Modi narrates story of Hindu god Krishna to students at Japanese school 4 hours 19 minutes ago

    Tokyo: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday visited an elementary school in Tokyo and mingled with the students, narrating them the story of Lord Krishna. Modi wanted to learn how the Japanese education system works and received a presentation in this regard at the Taimei Elementary School on the third day...
  • Modi visits 136-year-old school in Japan, calls himself 'the oldest student' 9 hours 12 minutes ago

    Tokyo: Keen to upgrade the educational standards in India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday visited a 136-year-old school here as a "student" to understand the academic system of Japan which could be replicated back home. He also invited teachers from here to teach Japanese language in India and proposed online...
  • Delhi private schools unhappy over order on Modi's live address on Teachers' Day Yesterday

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's initiative to reach out to every student through TV, radio and the Internet on Teachers' day has failed to enthuse private schools of Delhi which feel that "forcing" them to make arrangements for it will dampen the celebration of the occasion. The Directorate of Education...
  • Another incident of ragging surfaces in Gwalior's Scindia School 2 days ago

    Gwalior: In wake of the ragging of a Class IX student in Gwalior's renowned Scindia School, another such incident has surfaced in the educational institution. This case dates back to 2012. The victim's parents allege that the school authorities and police ignored their complaint and as a result they were...
  • Rajasthan: 8-year-old beaten up by teacher for not bringing book to school, dies of injuries 3 days ago

    Dausa: In a shocking incident in Rajasthan, an 8-year old girl has died after allegedly being beaten up by her teacher in school. The incident took place at a private school in the Nandera village in Rajasthan's Dausa district on Tuesday. The girl's father has alleged that his daughter was...
  • Another ragging case in Scindia School in Gwalior, parent says son was forced to watch porn 4 days ago

    Bhopal: There has been another allegation of ragging from the Scindia School in Gwalior. The parent of a Class 8 student from Bareilly has alleged that he wants to withdraw his son from the school due to ragging. The parent in an email has alleged that his son was mentally tortured...
  • Bangalore schools in a dilemma over security guidelines, say they can't afford to implement them 5 days ago

    Bangalore: Two months after a minor girl was raped in school premises in Bangalore, schools in the city are racing against time to implement security guidelines issued by the police. However, several schools say they won't be able to comply with the guidelines as they don't have the funds. The Iyer...
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  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 5 days ago

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  • Have the authorities ailed to tackle the menace of bullying in schools? 5 days ago

    The Class IX student who was found lying in a sub-conscious state in his hostel room in a prestigious boarding school, was ragged by his seniors, confirmed a report by the Sub-Divisional Magistrate. ...
  • News 360: Vajpayee, Advani, Joshi dropped from BJP Parliamentary Board 5 days ago

    The Bharatiya Janata Party has dropped its patriarchs LK Advani, Murli Manohar Joshi and Atal Bihari Vajpayee from the Parliamentary Board. BJP leaders Shivraj Singh Chouhan and JP Nadda, on the other hand, have been included in the Board. ...
  • Scindia School ragging case: 3 students released on bail 5 days ago

    Three senior students of Scindia School in Gwalior district of Madhya Pradesh have been rusticated in the alleged ragging of a class IX student. A house master and assistant house Master, accused of negligence, have been arrested. The students were also arrested but were later released on bail. The student,...
  • Scindia school ragging: Three accused students expelled, house masters arrested 6 days ago

    Gwalior: The three students who allegedly ragged a Class IX student, eventually landing him in a hospital, have been expelled by the school administration. The two house masters who also have an alleged role in the incident have been arrested by the police. A statement from the Scindia School in...
  • Trigonometry in English suddenly seems like an alien subject: 11 problems only students from Hindi medium schools will understand 6 days ago

    'You mean you didn't have any textbooks in English?' That's the first question most students in college ask their counterparts from Hindi medium schools. It is hard to imagine how someone read Mathematics, Biology and Psychology out of a Hindi textbook. How do they remember the definitions we learned by...
  • Scindia school ragging: Case registered against three students, house masters 6 days ago

    Gwalior: After the SDM confirmed ragging of a Class IX student in the prestigious Scindia School in Gwalior, police have registered a case against three of his seniors and two assistant house masters. On Monday, the Sub Divisional Magistrate submitted a report which confirmed that the student, son of a Bihar...
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  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 6 days ago

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  • US boy suspended, arrested for writing about killing dinosaur 1 week ago

    New York: In a bizarre incident, a 16-year-old high school boy in the US was suspended and arrested for writing about killing his neighbour's pet dinosaur using a gun in an assignment. Alex Stone, 16, was suspended from Summerville High School in South Carolina and arrested last week over the incident. "I...
  • Gwalior: Bihar Minister's son was ragged, confirms SDM report 1 week ago

    Gwalior: The Class IX student who was found lying in a sub-conscious state in his hostel room in a prestigious boarding school, was ragged by his seniors, confirmed a report by the Sub-Divisional Magistrate. The SDM report also claims that a confrontation over some photographs on a social networking...
  • Bangalore school rape case: Parents continue living in anxiety for the safety of their children 1 week ago

    Bangalore: Almost two months after the rape of a six-year old schoolgirl, parents in the Bangalore are yet to shed the uneasiness they feel in sending their children to schools. "I never thought I would follow up a rape case in a school where my daughter goes", said an anxious...
  • Child panel asks Gwalior DM to file report into alleged ragging at Scindia School 1 week ago

    Gwalior: Madhya Pradesh State Commission for Protection of Child Rights has sent a notice to Scindia School in Gwalior district after an alleged incident of ragging landed a class IX student in ICU. The commisison has also asked the Gwalior District Magistrate to file a report on the matter. Meanwhile,...
  • Scindia School sets up panel to probe alleged ragging of Bihar Minister's son August 24, 2014

    Gwalior: The Scindia School management on Saturday issued a statement expressing their grief and shock over the incident where a student was found unconscious in the dormitory on Wednesday, August 20, 2014 around 9PM. "The cause of the incident is being investigated by a special committee set up by the...
  • Delhi: No police action in alleged case of insensitivity by play school 1 week ago

    New Delhi: It is almost two weeks since two-and-a-half-year-old Utkarsh was almost killed due to the insensitivity of his play school. Even after the matter was brought to the attention of National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR), police is yet to take any action in the case. Utkarsh...
  • Gwalior: Probe team reaches Scindia School after alleged ragging of class IX student August 24, 2014

    Gwalior: A probe team has now reached Scindia School in Gwalior district of Madhya Pradesh after a class IX student was allegedly ragged. The student, son of a Bihar minister, has been battling for his life in a Delhi hospital ans is still on a life support system. The family...
  • Gwalior: DM orders inquiry into alleged ragging of Bihar minister's son at Scindia School August 23, 2014

    New Delhi: The Gwalior District Magistrate has ordered an inquiry into the allegations of ragging of a Bihar minister's son in one of India's top boarding school- the Scindia school after the Class IX student was admitted to hospital in a critical condition. Meanwhile, a forensic team has reached the school...
  • Bihar minister's son hospitalised after alleged ragging in school August 22, 2014

    New Delhi: A Bihar minister's son was admitted to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) in a Delhi hospital on Friday. The minister suspects that his son, a Class 9 student at Scindia School in Gwalior, was ragged. The Gwalior police have registered a suo motu case. A forensic team will be...
  • American Ebola survivor doctor says 'thrilled to be alive' August 22, 2014

    Atlanta: Calling it a "miraculous day," an American doctor infected with Ebola left his isolation unit and warmly hugged his doctors and nurses on Thursday, showing the world that he poses no public health threat one month after getting sick with the virus. Dr Kent Brantly and his fellow medical missionary,...
  • MP: More than 50 school children fall sick after eating mid-day meals August 21, 2014

    Hoshangabad: Over 50 children on Thursday fell sick after eating mid-day meals in a government primary and middle school at Sukarwada gram panchayat under Babai tehsil, officials said. The kids complained of uneasiness and pain in their stomach after consuming "kadhi-rice" served as part of the school's mid-day meals, school principal...
  • Will try to get Civil Defence subject in school textbooks: Rajnath Singh August 20, 2014

    New Delhi: The Home Ministry will take the initiative to introduce civil defence as a subject in school textbooks and curriculum to inculcate knowledge of this important life-saving skill in young minds. Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday said he would write to the Human Resource Development ministry to include the...