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Mexican schoolgirl brings hand grenade to class


February 15th, 2012 - 12:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Feb 15 (IANS/EFE) A nine-year-old girl took a hand grenade to an elementary school in Morelos, a state in central Mexico, authorities said.Administrators at the school in the ... Read more...

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US girl sues school after officials access private naked pics from her mobile


September 22nd, 2010 - 7:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 22 (ANI): A schoolgirl in the US has successfully sued her school after a teacher, who confiscated her mobile, revealed private naked pictures of hers.The 17-year-old, who was named as ... Read more...

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Using computer ‘can diminish teens’ reading and maths results’


August 8th, 2010 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 8 (ANI): A new study has revealed that giving teenagers access to computers can weaken their reading and maths results.The Sunday Telegraph reported a survey of more than half a ... Read more...

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New Complaint Filed: School Spying Worse Than Suspected


April 21st, 2010 - 9:00 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Apr 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) It seems that the situation in which the Harriton High School in the Lower Merion School District in the the Philadelphia area was spying on it's ... Read more...

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Drunk SoCal Teacher Charged: Felony Child Endangerment


March 25th, 2010 - 8:51 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Mar 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A teacher from Southern California has been arrested for teaching under the influence. She was taken into custody from Toro Canyon Middle School in Thermal, California on Tuesday ... Read more...

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Two lesbians’ planned prom date leads to prom cancellation


March 13th, 2010 - 9:22 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
Mar 13 (Pen Men at Work): Constance McMillen didn't suppose that her Mississippi school district would, in actuality, suspend her senior prom rather than permit her to put in an appearance ... Read more...

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Fatal Shooting At Ohio State University: Alert System Questioned


March 10th, 2010 - 12:08 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Mar 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Early this morning, yet another shooting occurred at a university in the United States. This time it was at the Ohio State University Campus. The shooting took ... Read more...

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Teen Gets 15 Years In Facebook Blackmail


February 28th, 2010 - 9:03 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Wisconsin, Feb 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Wisconsin teenager Anthony Stancl has been convicted of using Facebook in blackmailing classmates so as to have forced sex with him. The convicted teen was ... Read more...

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China orders boycott of relief agency Oxfam


February 23rd, 2010 - 6:54 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Feb 23(ANI): China has reportedly told school administrators to shun international relief agency Oxfam over the group's alleged political motivations.According to reports, an instruction has been issued to boycott all ... Read more...

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School District Spies on Kids @ Home Through Webcams


February 19th, 2010 - 10:07 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Philadelphia, Feb 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Lower Merion School District in the the Philadelphia area could be in a lot of trouble. A federal lawsuit has been filed against this school ... Read more...

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High Schools Take Steps To Prevent Freaking Dance


February 18th, 2010 - 8:35 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Feb 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The high school authorities across United States are gearing up to prevent students from indulging in grinding or freak dancing as high school dances come under ... Read more...

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US school principal in pink dress, high heels arrested for drink driving!


November 12th, 2009 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, November 12 (ANI): A school principal wearing a pink dress, wig and high heels was recently arrested for drink driving in Indiana.Tracy Tredway, who is the principal at Riddle Elementary School ... Read more...

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Lansingburgh Central School District Suspends Eagle Scout


October 17th, 2009 - 6:38 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar, Troy, N.Y., October 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Crime rate among the school students have been increasing in the recent days. This has made the school authorities to adopt some strict policies ... Read more...

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US med students leaking confidential info about patients online


September 23rd, 2009 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 23 (ANI): Facing problems recalling your medical history? Well, then try Facebook.Some 13 per cent of US medical schools have had cases of medical students posting unprofessional content ... Read more...

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No Class 10 CBSE exams from 2011, only nine-point grading (Roundup)


September 7th, 2009 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will scrap its Class 10 Board exams from 2011 and introduce in its place a nine-point grading system, it was ... Read more...

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Women with large waistlines more likely to have asthma


August 26th, 2009 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 26 (IANS) Women with large waistlines are more likely to develop asthma even if they have a normal body weight, a new study suggests. Obesity is a risk factor for adult ... Read more...

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Apple-shaped women ‘at higher asthma risk’


August 25th, 2009 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 25 (ANI): Apple-shaped women with a waist bigger than 88cm are at increased risk of developing asthma - even if they have a normal body weight, says a new study.It ... Read more...

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How schools, parents can work together to make kids successful


August 19th, 2009 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 19 (ANI): A new study has identified how schools and communities can work with parents to make children successful in life.Scientists at North Carolina State University say that the formation ... Read more...

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Physical education-related injuries increasing among schoolkids


August 3rd, 2009 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 3 (ANI): There has been a drastic increase in the number of physical education-related injuries among school students over a decade, according to a study.Conducted by the Centre for Injury ... Read more...

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Cutting soda from schools diets not enough to control childhood obesity


November 10th, 2008 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 10 (ANI): Looking at the rise of childhood obesity, school administrators and public health officials are eliminating sugar-sweetened beverages (SSB) from schools diets. But now, a new study has ... Read more...

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Helicopter parents asked to sign behavioural contracts in US!


September 18th, 2008 - 1:48 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Sept 18 (ANI): In an attempt to stop helicopter parents from hovering over schools and stalking teachers, some of the US educational institutes are asking the guardians to sign behavioural ... Read more...

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Another Sikh student assaulted in New York


June 5th, 2008 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
New York, June 5 (IANS) A ninth grade Sikh student of a school here was attacked by a fellow student in another instance of Sikhs becoming targets of hate crime in the ... Read more...

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