04 Feb 2016
Mumbai: Maharashtra Governor C Vidyasagar Rao today gave sanction to CBI to prosecute former Chief Minister Ashok Chavan in the Adarsh scam case, days after the BJP-led government in the state recommended action against the Congress leader.
01 Feb 2016
Melbourne: Police evacuated several schools in Sydney after bomb threats were received today across Australia's largest city following an earlier series of threats that turned out to be hoaxes.
30 Jan 2016
Mumbai: A fire at Deonar dumping ground two days ago has led Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) to shut down 74 schools run by it for two days, as the smoke from the ground veiled the area causing breathing difficulties.
27 Jan 2016
Islamabad: Pakistani authorities yesterday closed all the schools in the country's largest province, Punjab, following an alert over possible militant attacks, according to a government notice.
28 Jan 2016
New Delhi: CBI approached the Maharashtra Governor seeking sanction to prosecute former Chief Minister Ashok Chavan in connection with the Adarsh Housing Society corruption case.
23 Jan 2016
Chandigarh: Primary schools in Punjab will remain closed today and Monday in view of cold wave conditions, the state government said yesterday.
19 Jan 2016
Lucknow: Light to moderate rain and thundershower occurred at some parts of Uttar Pradesh today, while night temperature rose at various places. The first rain of the season brought cheer to the farmers who hoped that the showers would benefit their crops.
19 Jan 2016
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court yesterday asked the North Municipal Corporation to explain why it was merging 19 of its schools, where girls and boys were taught separately during different times of the day, into one co-ed institution.
16 Jan 2016
Washington: US school district has unanimously voted to add Diwali, Eid al-Adha and Chinese Lunar New Year's Eve in the school holiday calendar, for the first time in the school system's history.
15 Jan 2016
Lahore: Pakistani authorities shut down several religious schools run by the Jaish-e-Mohammad militant group accused of masterminding an attack this month on an air base in India, the provincial law minister said today.