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Rajasthan warns teachers on smoking, tobacco consumption


September 6th, 2012 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Sep 6 (IANS) Teachers in Rajasthan government schools have been warned that they will face suspension if they are found smoking or chewing tobacco products in the classroom, officials ... Read more...

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Teachers rent out Pakistani school during vacation


July 30th, 2012 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 30 (IANS) Teachers of a government school in Pakistan's Sindh province gave the institute premises on lease to tailors, mat-weavers and vegetable vendors, and permitted paid parking for ... Read more...

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Three Tamil Nadu teachers held for beating student (Lead)


July 21st, 2012 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 21 (IANS) Three teachers of a private school in Tamil Nadu were arrested for beating up a Class 9 student, police said Saturday. They were earlier suspended by ... Read more...

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Subway to open in a Manchester school


July 17th, 2012 - 8:16 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Manchester, July 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Fast food chain Subway is all set to break a major barrier and open a branch in a Manchester school. The Subway officials are in talks with ... Read more...

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Delhi to get residential school for underprivileged kids


May 14th, 2012 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) The capital is set to receive a residential school for students belonging to the Scheduled Castes (SC), the Scheduled Tribes (ST) and Other Backward Castes ... Read more...

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NMDC detects tunnel-like structure under hillock


March 5th, 2012 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 5 (IANS) The National Mineral Development Corp (NMDC) has detected a tunnel like structure under Naubat Pahad, the famous hillock in the heart of the city, giving credence ... Read more...

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Central government schools to become tobacco free


February 28th, 2012 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) All Kendriya Vidyalayas (KVs) across India have been directed to ensure they are tobacco-free to prevent youth access to tobacco, officials said Tuesday.The Kendriya Vidyalya ... Read more...

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Notice to Delhi government over schoolboy’s injury


November 2nd, 2011 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 2 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday issued notice to the state government on an NGO's complaint that school authorities had failed to ensure timely treatment for ... Read more...

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Bengal to bar students, teachers from political rallies


September 15th, 2011 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 15 (IANS) The West Bengal government Thursday filed an affidavit before the Calcutta High Court, stating it will prohibit students, teaching and non-teaching staff of schools from taking ... Read more...

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Court seeks report on students being taken for rally


September 9th, 2011 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 9 (IANS) The Calcutta High Court Friday sought a report from the West Bengal government in a case filed after several school students Thursday were allegedly forced to ... Read more...

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NHRC seeks report on school shutdown for BJP meet


September 6th, 2011 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Sep 6 (IANS) The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has asked the Bihar government for an inquiry into a complaint that a government school was shut down for ... Read more...

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Kashmir’s first national literature festival put off


August 29th, 2011 - 11:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) Harud, the first-ever national literature festival in Kashmir, has been postponed over a controversy between the organisers and a section of Kashmiri intelligentsia which ... Read more...

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Teenage girl gangraped by dance instructor, others


July 9th, 2011 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) A 16-year-old teenager was gangraped by her dance instructor and his three friends - two of them juveniles - at a dance school in west ... Read more...

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Student killed in scuffle in Bengal


July 6th, 2011 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 6 (IANS) A Class 11 student was killed after he hurt his head during a brawl with a classmate within the school premises in West Bengal's South 24 ... Read more...

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Cameron Diaz makes sure that ‘Bad Teacher’ lives up to its name


June 24th, 2011 - 9:48 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, June 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actress Cameron Diaz is all set to dazzle her fans in the upcoming flick ‘Bad Teacher’. And as the name suggests, she makes sure that she ... Read more...

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Delhi schools join battle against tobacco


May 27th, 2011 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) Private schools in Delhi Friday joined hands with a non-profit organisation to declare their campus "tobacco-free" before the World No-Tobacco Day to be observed May ... Read more...

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‘Stanley Ka Dabba’ a wicked, poignant journey into a child’s soul (IANS Movie Review)


May 13th, 2011 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Stanley Ka Dabba"; Cast: Partho, Amole Gupte, Divya Dutta; Writer-Director: Amole Gupte; Rating: ****A sparkling gem of a film, if ever there was one, "Stanley Ka Dabba" is the ... Read more...

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Students faint after made to stand in sun


April 20th, 2011 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
Meerut (Uttar Pradesh), April 20 (IANS) Several students in a prominent Uttar Pradesh school Wednesday fainted and many became sick after they were forced to stand in the sun as ... Read more...

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School children suspended after chicken prank


March 22nd, 2011 - 12:54 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Woodbridge, Mar 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) There are indications that some students in Woodbridge must have landed themselves in soup in their school while playing pranks with chicken.Some seniors in the school though ... Read more...

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Two govt-run schools blown up in northwest Pakistan


March 5th, 2011 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
Bara, Mar 5(ANI): Two government-run boys' schools were blown up in Pakistan's Kohat and Khyber Agency tribal region bordering Afghanistan in the wee hours of Saturday.According to sources, the Shalobar Government High ... Read more...

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Cop held for killing farmer (Lead)


February 22nd, 2011 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
Jalgaon (Maharashtra), Feb 22 (IANS) A policeman was arrested for killing a farmer in this Maharashtra district Tuesday, police said. An eyewitness alleged that the farmer died after the policeman beat him ... Read more...

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Mob attacks cops after farmer’s death


February 22nd, 2011 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
Jalgaon (Maharashtra), Feb 22 (IANS) Angry protesters took to streets, attacked police and called for a shut-down as a farmer died in this Maharashtra district soon after he was asked by an ... Read more...

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Two Brit teachers suspended over alleged sex-romp film on school PC


February 21st, 2011 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 21 (ANI): A married teacher and his classroom assistant in Britain have been suspended after a colleague discovered an alleged sex-romp film of theirs on a school computer.The video featured ... Read more...

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Maken grants Rs.5crore to Usha Athletics School for development of synthetic turf


February 13th, 2011 - 10:21 pm ICT by ANI
Kozhikode, Feb 13(ANI): Union Minister of State (I/C) for Youth Affairs and Sports, Ajay Maken on Sunday announced assistance worth Rs. five crores to the P.T. Usha-run Usha Athletics School, for development ... Read more...

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US teen who sexually assaulted girls, drank blood claims he was a vampire


December 22nd, 2010 - 3:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 22 (ANI): A teenager in the US, who claims he was a vampire before sexually assaulting girls and drinking their blood, has been arrested.Matthew Lovrine, 17, who reportedly bragged about ... Read more...

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Four students hurt in Orissa school blast


December 18th, 2010 - 12:23 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Dec 18 (IANS) Four students, including two girls, were critically injured Saturday morning in a blast in their school in Orissa's Angul district, police said.The blast took place at the Medium ... Read more...

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Pupils sleep in their school after heavy snow traps them


December 8th, 2010 - 12:24 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
South Lanarkshire, Dec 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Heavy snow forced school pupils to spend the night at the premises of their school itself. The inclement weather stranded the students, the school personnel ... Read more...

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Teenagers obsessed with mobile phones: Survey


December 5th, 2010 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) Teenagers are obsessed with mobile phones and carry them to schools, tution centres and other public places, a study released here Sunday said.The study, conducted by the ... Read more...

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Principal, 18 teachers of MCD schools suspended


November 27th, 2010 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANS) The Municipal Corporation of Delhi Saturday suspended a principal and 18 regular teachers of its schools while terminating contracts of 14 other teachers for absenteeism and dereliction ... Read more...

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British schoolgirl arrested for burning Quran


November 26th, 2010 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 26 (IANS) A 15-year-old schoolgirl has been arrested in Britain after a video of her burning the Quran was posted on Facebook, a media report said Friday.The girl from ... Read more...

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Birmingham girl arrested for allegedly burning Qur’an


November 26th, 2010 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
Birmingham (UK), Nov.26 (ANI): A 15-year-old Birmingham schoolgirl has been arrested on suspicion of inciting religious hatred after allegedly burning an English-language version of the Qur'an - and then posting video ... Read more...

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Oz teachers celebrate Friday night ‘happy hour’ in staff rooms boozing


November 21st, 2010 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 21 (ANI): Drug and alcohol campaigners are fuming as NSW teachers celebrate Friday night "happy hour" in school staff rooms getting stuck into cheap booze.Many of the state's 200-odd Catholic ... Read more...

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Security men’s continued stay in schools agitates rights group


November 19th, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Nov 19 (IANS) A rights group Friday expressed concern about the security forces not vacating the school premises in northeastern states even after a Supreme Court order.The New Delhi-based rights group ... Read more...

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Obamas’ visit was Diwali ‘dhamaka’ for school (Lead)


November 7th, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
By Dibyojyoti Baksi Mumbai, Nov 7 (IANS) "It was the best Diwali gift and we had an amazing experience," was the universal response of the overwhelmed staff and students of Holy Name ... Read more...

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‘Obamas visit to Holy Name was best Diwali gift’


November 7th, 2010 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
By Dibyojyoti Baksi Mumbai, Nov 7 (IANS) "It was the best Diwali gift and we had an amazing experience," was the universal response of the overwhelmed staff and students of Holy Name ... Read more...

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