Goa school`s stand-off on HIV students drags

The media circus has moved on from South Goa`s Fatima High School, but the standoff between the Parent Teacher Association (PTA) and the school management over the status of 23 students, all of them orphans and suspected by the parents of being HIV+ve, continues.

Ten children taken unwell in Goa school

Ten school children Saturday complained of giddiness during a laboratory experiment in Goa`s Vasco town and were rushed to a hospital, a school spokesperson said.

12 percent Goa school kids face psychological problems: CM

Twelve percent of the school students in Goa suffer from psychological problems with "inferiority complex" being a major issue, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar said Saturday.

Goa higher secondary schools to hike intake capacity

Goa Government has allowed the higher secondary schools to increase intake capacity by 10 per cent for this academic year following higher pass percentage in the SSC examination.

Two months on, complaint under SC/ST Act filed in Vasco rape case

Women activists under the aegis of the Civil Right Group on Sunday filed a complaint under the SC/ST Act in connection with the rape of a minor girl on the premises of a school in Vasco town in January.

Headmistress of Goa school gets bail in minor`s rape case

A court Tuesday granted bail to Sharlet Furtado, the headmistress of the school in Vasco town, where a seven-year-old girl was raped on January 14.

Seven-year-old raped in Goa school

A seven-year-old girl was raped at her school in the port town of Vasco, resulting in huge protests here Monday night.