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  • Bangalore school rape: One person arrested, classes to resume on Monday 7 hours 2 minutes ago

    Bangalore: The Bangalore Police on Saturday arrested one person in connection with the alleged rape of a three-year-old inside her school premises. The police arrested 45-year-old office assistant M Gundappa, who has been working with the school for the past two years. The police however, said that it did not have...
  • Government to take up a month-long drive against schools running without affiliation 10 hours 16 minutes ago

    Bangalore: A day after Bangalore police arrested the secretary of the school where a three-year-old girl was allegedly raped, on charges of cheat, the Karnataka Education Department has now said that it will take action against its own officials too, who seemed to have turned a blind eye when the...
  • Two killed, four wounded in Washington state school shooting 18 hours 54 minutes ago

    Washington: A student shot dead a female classmate and wounded four others when he opened fire in the cafeteria of his Washington state high school on Friday, apparently after a fight with fellow students, authorities said. The shooter, a homecoming prince at Marysville-Pilchuck High School, took his own life as his...
  • US: School on lockdown after shooting incident inside cafeteria Yesterday

    Washington: A school in Washington was on Friday locked down after an alleged shooting incident. According to students, the incident happened inside the cafeteria of the school. The school is located in Marysville and investigations are underway, the CNN reported. ...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories Yesterday

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey Yesterday

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: NSA to visit Burdwan blast site in West Bengal Yesterday

    A high-level delegation led by National Security Advisor Ajit Doval will be visiting West Bengal on Monday to take stock of the progress in the Burdwan blast case. The high-level delegation will include NIA, RAW and Intelligence Bureau (IB) officials. ...
  • Bangalore minor rape: Are schools safe anymore? Yesterday

    It's been three days since a three-year-old girl was allegedly raped in a school in Bangalore. The police has arrested a staff member and have named three others in the case. Parents and activists are angry after it was revealed that the school was running in contravention to norms. ...
  • Bangalore minor rape: Police arrest school staff member Yesterday

    Bangalore: The Bangalore Police on Friday arrested one person in connection with the alleged rape of a three-year-old inside the premises of her school. The person arrested, KK Reddy, is a member of the school management. The arrest came after a criminal case was lodged against him. Three others have...
  • Bangalore: Need a charter for safety of children in schools, says BPAC CEO Yesterday

    In an interview to CNN-IBN, Bangalore International School Association head said that there is a need for schools to look into not just curriculum, but also safety. "Need to work on a charter for safety of children in schools," said CEO of BPAC. ...
  • More rain expected on Tamil Nadu by next 24-48 hours: Met Yesterday

    Chennai: The Met office here has forecast more rains in South Tamil Nadu, Puducherry during the next 24 to 48 hours as the North East monsoon has been active over the last few days. "Isolated heavy to very heavy rain may occur over the South Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Lakshadweep. Isolated...
  • Bangalore rape: Schools should adopt a code for health, safety of children, says Pai Yesterday

    Former Infosys CFO Mohandas Pai condemned the rape of a minor girl at her school and opined that all the schools must adopt a code for health and safety of children. ...
  • Bangalore minor rape: State government calls for action against school Yesterday

    Bangalore: Karnataka government has called for action against the private school where a three-year-old girl was allegedly raped. Chief Minister K Siddaramaiah on Friday said, "I have told the police and the Department of Education to initiate action against the school." The school is likely to be de-recognised for violating Central...
  • Bangalore minor rape: Meeting between parents and school authorities proves inconclusive 2 days ago

    Bangalore: Agitating parents met school authorities on Thursday after the Bangalore police detained a staff member of the school where a three-year-old girl was allegedly raped on Tuesday. Unfortunately, the meeting between the parents' and the school authorities proved to be inconclusive. Parents were not satisfied with the answers given by...
  • Bangalore rape: No arrests yet, parents intensify protests 2 days ago

    Bangalore: It has been two days since a three-year-old girl was allegedly raped in the premises of a private school in Bangalore and the police is yet to make any arrests in the case. Protesting against the lax attitude of police, agitated parents intensified their demonstration. They lashed out at...
  • Top B-school students lack sales acumen, customer focus: Survey 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Highlighting huge talent gap, a survey has revealed that a significant percentage of students from top business schools in India score below the industry standards in terms of sales acumen and customer focus. The study revealed that 35 per cent of students in...
  • Congress leader writtes to Modi, expresses wish to acquire Ambedkar's home in London 3 days ago

    Maharashtra Congress leader Nitin Raut wrote to the Narendra Modi government expressing his wish to acquire a residential property in London where Dr Bhim Rao Ambedkar lived while studying at the London School of Economics in 1921-22. The 2,050 sq ft property on King Henry's Road, London, is expected to...
  • Daughter of Principal of prominent Delhi school found dead inside campus 3 days ago

    New Delhi: A daughter of the Principal of a prominent Delhi school was found dead inside the campus. The principal lived in the school compound with his family. Prima facie, it appears to be a case of suicide. The body was found on Tuesday night. The daughter was 29-year-old. More details are awaited. ...
  • Toddlers may show signs of autism at 18 months 4 days ago

    New York: Younger siblings of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) may show signs of the disorder by the time they are just 18 months, said a study. Different patterns of behaviour at 18 months may be predictive of ASD later on, the findings showed. "Our research suggests that approximately half the...
  • CBSE schools brought under DSE for RTE Act implementation 5 days ago

    Chennai: Tamil Nadu Government has issued anotification bringing all schools affiliated to boards other than state boards under the control of its Director of School Education for implementation of Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education (RTE) Act, 2009. This was stated in a submission by Government Pleader Krishna Kumar...
  • Washington teacher told not to use disciplinary 'Wheel of Misfortune' for punishing students; punishment included being pelted with rubber balls 5 days ago

    Seattle: A Washington state high school teacher has been warned not to have students spin a disciplinary "Wheel of Misfortune" to assign punishments for misbehavior that included being pelted with rubber balls by fellow students, school officials said. The Stevenson High School science teacher used the wheel to punish "low-level misconduct"...
  • Noida: Teacher beats up student for carrying fire crackers to school 1 week ago

    Greater Noida: A class ninth student was allegedly beaten up by a teacher for carrying fire-crackers to school, following which his parents and kin assaulted the teacher Friday, police said. The incident occurred when Pushpinder was caught carrying fire-cracker to school in Jarcha area by his PT teacher, who allegedly beat...
  • Sri Lanka identifies 85 school bowlers with suspect action October 17, 2014

    Colombo: Sri Lanka has identified 85 school cricketers bowling with suspected illegal actions in its campaign to clean up the cradle of the sport in the country. The bowlers include 60 spinners and 25 seamers, Sri Lanka Cricket said in a statement on Thursday. Sri Lanka boasts of a strong schools cricket...
  • Noida school mishap: 1 student dead, 22 injured in building wall collapse October 16, 2014

    Noida: In a horrific accident in Nodia, a 5-year-old student was killed while 22 others were injured after the roof of a building near their school in Sector 49, Noida collapsed on Thursday afternoon. The students of Ram Chandra Junior High school in Noida's Sector 49 were standing besides an under-construction...
  • 'Avoid installing mobile towers in front of school' October 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Mobile towers should not be installed over school nor in front of them to safeguard children from any ill effects of radiation, actress and activist Juhi Chawla said on Tuesday. "Children's body is at developing stage. They are soft. You should neither install towers over school nor in...
  • Watch: New approach to learning Maths October 14, 2014

    If you are having trouble with Maths, try dancing. That is the strategy one afterschool programme is trying out with surprising results. ...
  • Private schools criticise J&K government's decision to postpone exams October 11, 2014

    Srinagar: An organization of private schools in Kashmir Valley condemned the government's decision to postpone the annual examinations till March next year, terming it a "politically motivated" move and threatened to approach the court on the issue. "Despite only a small number of schools getting...
  • 7-year-old girl molested in southwest Delhi school October 9, 2014

    New Delhi: A seven-year-old girl was allegedly molested by a 24-year-old man inside the premises of her school in southwest Delhi's Dwarka area, police said. The Std IV student had gone to the school library on Tuesday along with two of her friends when the accused, identified as one Sachin,...
  • Private schools are profit centres: Delhi HC October 9, 2014

    New Delhi: Private schools are "profit centres", the Delhi High Court on Thursday observed while hearing arguments in a PIL seeking grant of free books and uniform to children belong to the Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) category admitted to private unaided schools. A bench of justices Badar Durrez Ahmed and...
  • Coimbatore: Hoax bomb threat to school October 9, 2014

    Coimbatore: An anonymous bomb threat call to a school in the city proved to be hoax on Thursday. The head master of Al Azhar School received a call around 12 pm, stating that a bomb was planted in the school, police said. Police along with Bomb Detection and Disposal Squad...