West Bengal: Posters demand ransom, threaten to abduct school students

Posters put up at the gates of a school at Englishbazar here demanding ransom and threatening abduction of students in case of failure to pay it has created panic in the minds of the people.

Pakistan trains school students in counter-terrorism

Pakistani students are being trained by authorities in counter-terrorism which include how to defuse bombs and hide from terrorists, in the wake of the horrific Peshawar school attack that killed 150 people, mostly students, last year.

Students clean road dividers under cleanliness drive in Thane

Thane: The Thane Municipal Corporation here Friday organised a cleanliness drive as a part of the Central government's 'Swachata Abhiyan' with school students to mark Children's Day.

Primary school teacher arrested on charges of sexual abuse in Mizoram

A primary school teacher has been arrested on charges of sexually abusing 32 students in Champhai district of Mizoram, a police officer said on Friday.

'FUNtervals' improve behaviour of kids

Four minutes of physical activity could improve behaviour in the classroom for primary school students, showed a research.

Over 90 million students participated in PM's September 05 speech

Over 90 million students and 8.5 lakh schools participated in the Teachers' Day (Sep 5) programme in which Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed students and teachers across the nation, Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani said Thursday.

No climate change, says PM Narendra Modi

There is no climate change but only "our tolerance and habits" have changed, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Friday while advocating that "struggle" with nature should be avoided and asked children to imbibe practices to save energy.

Odisha: 88 students taken ill for suspected food poisoning

At least 88 students of a government-run residential school were taken ill for suspected food poisoning in Koraput district, an official said on Wednesday.

Telangana bus-train collision: 11 students in serious condition

The condition of 11 students injured in the bus-train collision at an unmanned railway crossing in Telangana`s Medak district continues to remain serious on Friday even as the district authorities and police have begun an inquiry into the mishap.

20 students injured as slab collapses in Maharashtra school

At least 20 students of a civic school in Bhiwandi town of the district were injured when a slab in a classroom crashed on them this morning, police said.

Ending open defecation: Govt to sensitise school students

Don`t be surprised if your school going kid starts advising you on use of toilets, washing hands with soap after defecation and before having food.

Teenager `gang raped` by school students in Jharkhand

A 14-year-old girl has accused four class VIII students of raping her in captivity between April 16 and 18 at Nagia village in Lohardaga district, the police said on Wednesday.

177 students fall ill after taking vitamin tablets in Odisha

At least 177 students of a school at Chilika-Nuapada in Puri district fell ill today after taking vitamin tablets supplied by the state government as part of a nutrition programme, prompting Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik to order a probe.

School students fall ill after overdose of iron tablets in Chhattisgarh

Nearly 15 students fell ill after suffering an overdose of iron tablets in a government school in Balod district of Chhattisgarh, a government official said.

Gurgaon pub owner, manager get bail

The host reportedly created a community page, Sex, Smoke and Rock and Roll, on Facebook and invited friends to the party. Of the more than 3,500 friends, over 100 boys and girls responded after paying Rs 600 each.

Seven school students, van driver killed in mishap

Seven school students and the driver of a van were killed and four seriously injured on Wednesday when the vehicle collided with a private bus at Poovarasangudi, 10 km from here, police said.

Seven school students, van driver killed in mishap

Seven school students and the driver of a van were killed and four seriously injured on Wednesday.

Delhi: Driver, helper show porn clips to students, held

In yet another shocking incident, a driver and a helper employed with a school located in South Delhi were arrested for allegedly molesting children on board and making them watch pornographic clips.

No directive to schools to conduct surya namaskar: Nitish Kumar

Bihar govt, which landed into a controversy after school students were made to do `surya namaskar`, said there was no directive to do the `asana`.

UN, India working on guidelines on safety for school students

The event brought together 13 UN agencies working on disaster risk reduction in India.