16 Dec 2014
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday accepted the proposal mooted by the Centre that Kendriya Vidyalaya (KV) students of class VI, VII and VIII will not have to take examination for third modern Indian language Sanskrit in this academic session and they may continue to study German as an optional subject.
13 Dec 2014
Raipur: A CRPF jawan was killed in a landmine blast in Chhattisgarh's naxal-inflected Bijapur district on Saturday, police said.
12 Dec 2014
Srinagar: Three policemen were injured on Thursday evening in a grenade attack by militants in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag town, police said.
19 Dec 2014
New Delhi: A court in Patna on Friday framed charges against three people, including Haider Ali alias 'black beauty', for allegedly being involved in Bodh Gaya serial blasts.
06 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Key suspect in the Burdwan blast Shahnoor Alam, alleged to be the financial brain of Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) terror group, was arrested on Friday night by NIA with the help of Central security agencies from Nalbari district of Assam.
16 Nov 2014
Brisbane: India's move to drop German as an alternative to Sanskrit as a third language in Kendriya Vidyalayas prompted German Chancellor Angela Merkel to raise the issue on Sunday with Prime Minister Narendra Modi who assured her of looking at it within the confines of the Indian system.
14 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Kendriya Vidyalaya has decided to discontinue teaching German as an alternative to Sanskrit as third language, a decision which HRD Minister Smriti Irani on Friday said was taken in view of "national interest".
06 Dec 2014
Roorkie (Uttarakhand): A 10-year-old boy was killed on Saturday in an explosion here that took place metres away from a college, where Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) was holding an event to mark the anniversary of Babri mosque demolition.
15 Dec 2014
New Delhi: The Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan on Monday informed the Supreme Court that there will be no examination for the third language in this academic session (2014-15) for those students who have to take Sanskrit midway in place of German.
29 Dec 2014
New Delhi: With the New Year celebrations round the corner and a bomb blast in Bengaluru, police in the national capital is on high alert and security has been stepped in the city to thwart any untoward incidence.