02 Sep 2014
New Delhi: HRD Ministry is working to boost the standing of government schools by making them equipped with latest information communication and technology (ICT) services through which parents will receive messages on their mobile phone about the attendance, homework and academic performance of their wards.
02 Sep 2014
Chandigarh: Congress in Punjab flayed the Parkash Singh Badal government for not supplying ration to anganwadi centres for midday meal for poor children.
14 Aug 2014
Dehradun: Surprise inspection of schools will be conducted in Uttarakhand on a weekly basis to check absenteeism among teachers and to ensure improvement in the quality of education.
31 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's initiative to reach out to every student through TV, radio and the Internet on Teachers day has failed to enthuse private schools of Delhi which feel that "forcing" them to make arrangements for it will dampen the celebration of the occasion.
01 Sep 2014
Jalandhar: Amid demands for his resignation over Congress' dismal performance in Punjab in this year's Lok Sabha elections, state unit chief Partap Singh Bajwa said there was no question of him stepping down.
29 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Mobile handset maker HTC Mobiles on Friday said it has become an official sponsor for Kings XI Punjab, one of the eight cricket teams of Indian Premier League (IPL).
28 Aug 2014
Chandigarh: Terming the "much-hyped" investment summits organised by the Punjab government as "big hoax", Congress on Thursday alleged that the events had failed to facilitate any investment for the state.
27 Aug 2014
Chandigarh: In the wake of shortage of supplies from neighbouring states like Himachal Pradesh, prices of vegetables including tomato and potato have seen a significant surge in the last one week in Punjab and Haryana.
30 Aug 2014
Chandigarh: Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Saturday approved revised dates of fifth edition of World Kabaddi Cup on the proposal of the sport organisations from various countries.
25 Aug 2014
Berhampur (Odisha): At least 10 primary and upper primary schools in Odisha's Ganjam district with student strength of less than five will be closed down.