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Assam Governor for better quality of education in state-run schools  Jul 1, 12:49 pm
Jorhat (Assam), July 1 (ANI): Assam Governor P.B. Acharya has undertaken the initiative to strengthen and reform the education system of the state.
Army-run school in Bandipora shaping the future of militancy-affected kids  Jul 1, 12:17 pm
Bandipora (Jammu), July 1 (ANI): An army-run school in Jammu and Kashmir's Bandipora district is helping militancy-affected children shape their future.
Bihar toppers scam: Ex- BSEB Secy sent to 14-day judicial custody  Jun 27, 7:26 pm
Patna, June 27 (ANI): Former Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) Secretary Harihar Nath Jha, who arrested today in connection with the Intermediate toppers scam, was sent to 14-day judicial custody by a Patna court.
Chinese school textbook call girls having premarital sex 'cheap'  Jun 27, 6:07 pm
Hong Kong, June 27 (ANI): A sex education textbook issued to high schools in China's Jiangxi Province has called girls who have premarital sex cheap, triggering a public debate of gender inequality.
Bihar toppers scam: BSEB ex- chief, wife sent to 14 days judicial custody  Jun 21, 4:15 pm
Patna (Bihar), June 21 (ANI): A civil court in Patna on Tuesday sent former Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) chairman Lalkeshwar Prasad Singh and wife Usha Sinha, a former JD (U) MLA, to 14 days judicial custody in connection with the intermediate toppers' scam case in the state.
Bihar toppers scam: Interim bail plea of board ex-chief, wife rejected  Jun 21, 3:17 pm
Patna (Bihar), June 21 (ANI): A civil court in Patna on Tuesday rejected the interim bail plea of Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) ex-chairman Lalkeshwar Prasad Singh and his wife Usha Sinha, a former JD (U) MLA, in connection with the intermediate toppers' scam case in the state.
Karnataka: Eight school children killed in road mishap in Kundapur  Jun 21, 1:55 pm
Kundapur (Karnataka), June 21 (ANI): At least eight school children were killed and 12 other injured in a tragic accident that took place at Trasi village, coming under Gangolli Police Station limits, of Karnataka's Kundapur district on Tuesday morning.
iCare announces 'Green Pentagon Award' for schools delivering best healthcare facilities   Jun 20, 7:23 pm
New Delhi, June 20 (ANI): iCare, a leading organization working in the area of new-age child health care announced 'Green Pentagon Award' for schools delivering the best healthcare facilities with environment friendly campuses.
Make triple talaq a punishable offence, says TIU  Jun 20, 7:23 pm
Lahore, June 20 (ANI): The practice of pronouncing three divorces in a sitting is contrary to the procedure laid down by Islamic Sharia and its practitioners should be punished, says the Sharia Board of Tanzim Ittehad-i-Ummat (TIU), a think tank associated with the Barelvi school of thought.
SIT arrests Bihar's topper scam mastermind   Jun 20, 8:43 am
Patna, June 20 (ANI): Former Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) chairman Lalkeshwar Prasad Singh and his wife Usha Sinha were arrested by the Special Investigation Team (SIT) on Monday, in connection with the Intermediate toppers' scam case in the state.
Pak's National Action Plan as counter-productive as blasphemy law?  Jun 19, 10:14 am
Islamabad, June 19 (ANI):The recent incidents including the sentencing of 81-year-old optician Abdul Shukoor, under Pakistan's anti-blasphemy law for possession of innocuous Ahmadi literature clearly shows that that governments National Action Plan (NAP) which was passed following the ghastly December 2014 Taliban attack on 132 schoolchildren, has been as counter-productive as its blasphemy law.
Govt. aided escape of 'proclaimed offender' Mallya: Congress  Jun 18, 6:19 pm
New Delhi, June 18 (ANI): Training guns at the Centre after reports emerged that Vijay Mallya was spotted at a book launch event that was also attended by Indian envoy Navtej Sarna at the London School of Economics this week, the Congress Party today said the incident clearly indicates that the escape of the Indian business tycoon was perhaps aided and abetted by the BJP-led NDA government.
Mallya was not an 'invitee' at London book launch event: MEA  Jun 18, 5:25 pm
New Delhi, June 18 (ANI): The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Saturday issued a clarification after reports emerged that Vijay Mallya, who has been declared a proclaimed offender by a Mumbai court in a money laundering case, was spotted at a book launch event at London School of Economics this week that was attended by Indian envoy Navtej Sarna and said that the Indian business tycoon was not an invitee at the event open to all.
Smriti Irani launches 'Vidyanjali' to involve volunteers into co-scholastic activities of schools  Jun 16, 9:36 pm
New Delhi, June 16 (ANI): Inspired from Prime Minister Narendra Modi's vision to inculcate reading habits among children and create a reading culture at school and community level, Union Minister for Human Resource Development, Smriti Zubin Irani today dedicated 'Vidyanjali'- a school volunteer programme to the nation.
Macmillan Education enters English language training market in India  Jun 16, 6:05 pm
New Delhi, June 16 (ANI-BusinessWireIndia): Macmillan Education, one of the world's leading publishers of English Language teaching and school curriculum materials is launching its Language Learning Resources for the Indian market.
Bihar toppers scam: Arrest warrant issued against ex-BSEB chairman, wife  Jun 15, 5:16 pm
Patna (Bihar), June 15 (ANI): A lower court in Patna on Wednesday issued an arrest warrant against former Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) chairman Lalkeshwar Prasad Singh, who has been on the run since his name figured in the Class 12 toppers scam.
TutorsWeb.com positions itself in 'Digital Learning Industry'  Jun 15, 4:16 pm
New Delhi, June 15 (ANI-BusinessWireIndia): During the start of the 21st century, only half of the classrooms in US had Internet access and today 98 percent of classrooms have internet connectivity. It is believed that more than 75 percent of Indian students use internet to research for school.
Modern International School Dwarka records stellar results in Class X, XII exams  Jun 15, 12:26 pm
New Delhi, June 15 (ANI-NewsVoir): Modern International School Dwarka, one of Delhi/NCR's leading schools has witnessed excellent results in this year's Class X and Class XII exams.
Students at Anjuman-e-Islam school practice Yoga to help with Ramzan fasting  Jun 14, 8:46 pm
Ahmedabad, June 14 (ANI): Ahead of World Yoga Day, students of Anjuman-e-Islam have been practicing Yoga for thirty minutes every day, asserting that it is not associated to any religion and should be practiced by everyone, adding that it helps them to keep up with following Roza (fasting) during Ramzan.
Surplus intake of whole grains may lower mortality rates  Jun 14, 1:22 pm
Washington, D.C., June 14 (ANI): A new study has found that eating more whole grains may reduce the risk of premature death.
BSEB scam: Tejashwi Yadav demands Giriraj Singh's clarification  Jun 13, 5:54 pm
Patna (Bihar), June 13 (ANI): Taking a strong exception to Giriraj Singh's alleged involvement in the Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) toppers scam, Deputy Chief Minister Tejashwi Yadav on Monday sought a clarification from the Union Minister and demanded his resignation.
BSEB scam: Tejashwi Yadav blames PM Modi's 'fav minister' Giriraj Singh   Jun 12, 3:19 pm
Patna (Bihar), June 12 (ANI): In the wake of the recent controversy surrounding the Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) toppers scam, Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Tejashwi Yadav on Sunday attempted to corner Union Minister Girijaj Singh while alleging that the latter is the family friend and business partner of the mastermind.
TN teacher arrested for meting out barbaric punishment to students  Jun 11, 6:26 pm
Villupuram (Tamil Nadu), June 11 (ANI): A primary school teacher in Tamil Nadu's Villupuram district has been arrested, for allegedly placing burning camphor on the feet of students of classes IV and V as punishment for poor academic performance.
Seven injured as speeding van runs over protestors in Imphal  Jun 11, 1:52 pm
Imphal (Manipur), June 11 (ANI): A speeding school Maruti van ran over to a group of women staging protest in support of the Joint Committee on Inner Line Permit System (JCILPS) demand for introduction of Inner Line Permit System in the state yesterday.
CM Khattar denies 'no jeans' diktat for Haryana school teachers  Jun 11, 1:07 pm
Chandigarh, June 11 (ANI): Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Saturday denied that his government has issued a directive to school teachers in the state asking them not to wear jeans to work.