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Asbestos in schools: Cancer threat to students

July 25th, 2010 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 25 (IANS) Over one-third of schools in Australia's Queensland state have detected a threat to students' health due to the presence of the deadly carcinogenic substance asbestos in the school ... Read more...

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Hindus push for change in Ireland’s education system

July 12th, 2010 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), July 12 (ANI): Hindus are asking for either opening-up of multi-religious schools or making the education more secular in Ireland.Acclaimed Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) ... Read more...

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Orissa government makes schools punishment-free zones

February 15th, 2010 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Feb 15 (IANS) The Orissa government Monday said it has decided to make schools punishment-free zones following reports that an 11-year-old student died after he was beaten by his teacher in ... Read more...

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Students from other schools join protest at Modern School

April 23rd, 2009 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) Three days after the death of a 17-year-old girl student due to an asthma attack, students from prominent city schools Thursday staged a protest outside ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Teachers can lose job if they use tobacco in schools

June 23rd, 2008 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Kanpur, June 23 (IANS) Teachers in government primary schools found chewing pan masala or tobacco during school hours might lose their job. Kanpur's Basic Education Officer Rakesh Kumar said that the use ... Read more...

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Children leap on Leap Year Day

February 29th, 2008 - 9:09 pm ICT by admin
Bhopal, Feb.29 (ANI): Children at a Kindergarten school in Bhopal celebrated the leap year today along with their teachers at a gala function. Their school walls were decorated with colourful posters reading: ... Read more...

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