27 Nov 2015
New Delhi: At a time when Prime Minister Narendra Modi's pet project 'Pradhan Mantri Adarsh Gram Yojana' seems to be getting lukewarm response among the Parliamentarians, a Delhi based youth (20) has surprised many to adopt a village in Karnataka, aiming to transform it into a smart city.
20 Nov 2015
San Francisco: Facebook billionaire Mark Zuckerberg yesterday said he and his wife are donating USD 20 million to help get high-speed Internet service to US classrooms. The money is being given to nonprofit group Education Super Highway to help with its mission, the Facebook chief executive said in a post on his page at the social network.
14 Nov 2015
Paris: Schools, markets, museums and major tourist sites in the Paris area are closed today and sporting fixtures were cancelled following the terror attacks on the French capital, local authorities said.
18 Nov 2015
Mumbai: In view of allegations that sub-standard 'chikki' was supplied to government schools in Maharashtra, the state government yesterday told the Bombay High Court that a new policy has been formed which sets out procedures to be followed before purchasing such items.
16 Nov 2015
Puducherry: Educational institutions in the Puducherry and Karaikal will remain closed today in the wake of incessant rains. The Union Territory recorded 11.09 cm rain in the last 24 hours ending 8.30 am today, official sources said.
06 Nov 2015
Kolkata: A mobile app will soon be put to use to help the West Bengal government monitor sanitation initiatives in schools across districts. "In Malda district all school inspectors and teachers will be equipped with the mobile app from next month.
14 Oct 2015
New Delhi: From big mansions to top notch luxurious cars, Bollywood lovers are well aware of every minute details of their beloved stars. But have you ever wondered from where did your stars got their education? Which schools they actually studied in to groom their personality? If not, then we bring to you the schools of Bollywood celebs from where they took education:
15 Oct 2015
Mumbai: Students in Maharashtra today had a 'no bags day' as they celebrated the birth anniversary of former President A P J Abdul Kalam as 'Reading Day'.
06 Oct 2015
New Delhi: German will be taught in Kendriya Vidyalayas as an additional foreign language while modern Indian languages will be taught in Germany, according to an understanding reached between the two countries to put a lid on a controversy that had erupted about a year back.
29 Sep 2015
Ranchi: Tension prevailed in the Jharkhand capital today after beef was found at religious place four days ago following which a communal clash took place, forcing authorities to step up vigil and shut down schools.