02 Sep 2014
New Delhi: HRD Ministry is working to boost the standing of government schools by making them equipped with latest information communication and technology (ICT) services through which parents will receive messages on their mobile phone about the attendance, homework and academic performance of their wards.
31 Aug 2014
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.
25 Aug 2014
Berhampur (Odisha): At least 10 primary and upper primary schools in Odisha's Ganjam district with student strength of less than five will be closed down.
26 Aug 2014
Mumbai: Box office calculations indicate Bollywood made a decent start with the young kids on the block such as Varun Dhawan and Alia Bhatt. But the onus is on superstars Shah Rukh Khan and Aamir Khan to turn an average year into a blockbuster in the last quarter, say trade analysts.
20 Aug 2014
Kochi: The renowned Arsenal Soccer schools, already launched in Delhi and Mumbai, will soon kick off in Kerala. Sportico Ventures, a Kochi-based grassroot football development startup, has teamed up with the India On Track (IOT), the official partners of Arsenal Football Club, to bring the Arsenal Soccer schools to the state.
26 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Rural households without sanitation facilities will get Rs 15,000 each for constructing toilets while schools will get Rs 54,000 for same purpose, according to a new Government proposal aiming to end the practice of open defecation in the country.
22 Aug 2014
Patna: Bihar Cooperative minister Jai Kumar Singh on Friday claimed that his son Adarsh Kumar Singh is battling for life at a hospital in Delhi after suspected ragging.
24 Aug 2014
Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Sunday cautioned against politicising the suspected ragging incident in which state Cooperative minister's son is battling for life at a private hospital in New Delhi and said such incidents should not be seen through party lines.
14 Aug 2014
Dehradun: Surprise inspection of schools will be conducted in Uttarakhand on a weekly basis to check absenteeism among teachers and to ensure improvement in the quality of education.
18 Aug 2014
Mumbai: Largest software exporter (Tata Consultancy Services) TCS on Monday announced a Rs 100-crore donation for sanitation facilities for girl students in 10,000 schools across the country.