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Jan 19, 2017
In Maharashtra, 25 percent of Class VIII students can't read Class II booksTwenty-five percent of class eight students in Maharashtra cannot read text meant for a class two student, according to a report in The Indian Express. The survey, entitled the Annual Status of Education Report 2016, was published by the NGO Pratham.
Sep 12, 2016
Paralympics 2016: Mariyappan Thangavelu to donate Rs 30 lakh to his school in Tamil NaduMariyappan Thangavelu, who scripted history at Rio Paralympics 2016 by clinching gold medal, has donated Rs 30 lakh from the prize money towards his school.
Aug 11, 2016
Delhi: 16-year-old girl gang raped at Kalkaji for two daysA 16-year-old girl was allegedly gangraped by two persons in a flat at South Delhi's Kalkaji area, police said today.
May 19, 2016
Himachal: BJP leader PK Dhumal attacks state govt for 'ruining' education systemFormer chief minister and leader of the opposition PK Dhumal on Wednesday castigated the state government for poor results of government schools and falling standards of education and said that the education system has been “ruined” in the state.
May 16, 2016
Private schools preferred over govt ones; learning outcomes yet to improve, says report62% of children in India attended a government primary school in 2014, compared to 72.6% in 2007-08–indicating a surging preference for private schools.
Mar 06, 2016
National anthem should be sung in all private schools in Tamil Nadu: Madras HCThe Madras High Court has made it clear that the national anthem should be sung in all private schools in Tamil Nadu during the morning assembly.
Jul 13, 2015
Shocker: Drunk school teacher in Chhattisgarh writes 'daaru piyo' on board, makes children repeat itIn a shocking incident, an allegedly drunk primary school teacher in Korea district of Chhattisgarh wrote 'daaru piyo' (drink alcohol) on the blackboard and made children repeat it.
Dec 29, 2014
Dear PM Modi, you want 'good' teachers, but what about their salaries?While Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his Varanasi visit last week emphasised on the need for good teachers in the country, the grim situation for those involved in teaching in schools in India shows us why not many in the next generation want to take up the profession.
Nov 17, 2014
Reliance Life ties with NGO to set up libraries in govt schoolsPrivate life insurer Reliance Life Insurance has partnered with non-profit Room to Read to set up over 100 libraries in government primary schools across the country, the company said on Monday.
Nov 14, 2014
Punjab: Surprise checks conducted in 737 schools to monitor teachers' performanceSurprise checks were conducted in 737 government schools in Punjab Friday to ensure attendance of teachers.