07 Aug 2011
The UP government’s ambitious project to promote girl child education in the state by opening Kasturba Gandhi Awasiya Balika Vidyalayas (KGBV) seems to have lost its sheen. Apparently, 18 such schools spread in different divisions of the state have failed to attract even the expected number of students.
23 Aug 2011
The scarcity of fund has marred the state government’s ambitious project to promote education among girl child through Kasturba Gandhi Awasiya Balika Vidyalayas (KGBVs) in Mewat district. According to reports, despite the fund worth crores of rupees being granted for construction of the school buildings three years ago, the ongoing work was left in midway due to shortage of funds.
26 Apr 2013
The ceiling of Kasturba Gandhi Hospital in Bhopal collapsed on Friday evening. At least 35 people are feared to be trapped under the debris. Most of them are patients admitted at the hospital.
31 May 2016
Mumbai: Popular TV show 'Balika Vadhu' has entered the Limca Books of Records for becoming the longest running daily fiction soap after successfully completing more than 2000 episodes.
02 Apr 2016
Mumbai: TV actress Pratyusha Banerjee, known for her role of adult Anandi in the popular serial 'Balika Vadhu', allegedly committed suicide yesterday, police said.
05 Jan 2016
Mumbai: TV actress Pratyusha Banerjee complained to the police that she was molested by goons who entered her Kandivli residence last evening posing as cops. Pratyusha is known for her role as a child bride in TV show, 'Balika Vadhu'.
04 Dec 2014
Rae Bareli: A number of part-time teachers on Thursday came in front of Sonia Gandhi's cavalcade to highlight their wage-related problems, and squatted on the road following which the Congress President met them and assured that she will look into their grievances.
05 Jun 2015
New Delhi: Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani today launched Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangthan's (KVS) e-initiative 'KV Shaala Darpan', which will provide all information about students electronically on a single platform.
19 May 2016
New Delhi: Mother of 24-year-old TV actress Pratyusha Banerjee, who was found dead at her residence in Mumbai in mysterious circumstances, today moved the Supreme Court seeking to cancel anticipatory bail granted by the Bombay High Court to actor-producer Rahul Raj Singh accused of abetting her suicide.
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".