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Sep 09, 2019
Manipur declares Saturdays 'No School Bag Day' for students upto Class 8; move aimed at imparting extracurricular skillsThe decision was taken after considering the long term physical and mental effects of carrying heavy school bags every day by young students
Jun 15, 2017
School headmaster in Uttar Pradesh turns classrooms into poultry farm during summer vacationOther livestock of the villagers were also found tethered on the school premises in Uttar Pradesh.
Apr 11, 2017
India's great education challenge: Low attendance, high rate of dropouts plague rural schoolsAround 3.5% of children between the ages of 11 and 14 years, and 13.5% between the ages of 15 and 16 years were dropouts, while over 25% of children in grades I to VIII were absent from school on the day a team visited the school. These are the findings of the 2016 Annual States of Education Report (ASER) survey, a household survey of schooling and learning levels in rural India. The survey included over 560,000 children between three and 16 years, in 589 districts of India.
Mar 09, 2016
60 students fall ill after taking deworming tablets in East Midnapore distAt least 60 students of a state-run primary school in East Midnapore district were taken ill after they were administered deworming tablets
Nov 07, 2014
Mizoram primary school teacher sexually abuses 32 students, arrestedA government school teacher was arrested in Mizoram on charges of raping and sexually abusing 32 students, police said on Friday.
Sep 26, 2013
‘Schoolification’ of children under six is harmful, Centre tells Delhi High CourtIn a development that should concern private schools that are running nursery classes as part of regular school, the Centre has told the Delhi High Court that it is against the ‘schoolification’ of children under six years
Jul 08, 2013
133 primary schools in Odisha may closePlagued by abysmally low student strength and steady rate of dropout, 133 government-run primary schools are facing the threat of closure in Kendrapara district of Odisha