29 Apr 2016
Mumbai: Holding that the scam-tainted 31-storey Adarsh apartments was illegally constructed, the Bombay High Court today directed the Union Ministry of Environment and Forests to demolish the tower in Colaba area of South Mumbai and sought criminal proceedings against politicians and bureaucrats for "misuse" of powers.
18 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today carpooled with transport minister Gopal Rai to reach his office as the second phase of odd-even scheme came under real test with reopening of offices, schools and other institutions after the extended weekend.
29 Mar 2016
Lucknow: Students in primary schools of Uttar Pradesh will now have to sing the national anthem --Jana Gana Mana ... everyday.
04 Mar 2016
Muzaffarnagar: Two government primary schools were found locked and 27 teachers absent from duty during a surprise inspection here, an official said today.
17 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Expressing concern over lack of classrooms in government schools, Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said that it can only be imagined what students must be learning when there are over 150 of them in a room.
13 Mar 2016
New Delhi: With an aim of ensuring security of children, the SDMC initiated a plan to install CCTV cameras in all the 579 municipal schools run by it with a budgetary provision of Rs five crore in the current year.
21 Mar 2016
Ahmedabad: Amid frequent allegations by Congress about deteriorating quality of education in Gujarat due to lack of teachers, the state government has admitted a shortfall of more than 13,000 teachers in the state-run primary schools.
08 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Following a "directive" from the Centre, the CBSE has asked all its schools to prepare a 'mission statement', containing goals to be achieved by the institutions which should be prominently placed on their websites and also in official publications before the first week of June this year.
05 Mar 2016
Chennai: The 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.
21 Feb 2016
New Delhi: Faced with cut in water supply from Haryana due to the Jat stir, the Delhi government announced closure of schools tomorrow as part of water rationing in the city to deal with the crisis.