Make music compulsory in schools, colleges: Ilayaraja
Make music compulsory in schools, colleges: Ilayaraja

 Music should be made compulsory in schools to bring down violence, maestro Ilayaraja said here on Friday.

Oregon shooting: Gunman asked students to state their religion before killing them
Oregon shooting: Gunman asked students to state their religion before killing them

A gunman stalked onto an Oregon college campus on Thursday and opened fire, killing nine people and wounding seven before police shot him to death, authorities said, in yet another burst of US gun violence that ranked as the deadliest this year.

21-year-old college student raped in Punjab

A 21-year-old college student was allegedly raped here by a man who had promised to get her a job, police said.

Raj govt asks colleges to hold blood donation camps on Eid day

 Rajasthan government has ordered all colleges in the state to hold blood donation camps on birth anniversary of Jan Sangh ideologue Deendayal Upadhyay on September 25, triggering a controversy as Eid festival is expected on that day.

DU fake admission: Crime Branch raids two colleges

A Crime Branch team on Monday raided two Delhi University colleges and seized forged documents allegedly used for admission in the concerned colleges.

Poster war breaks out between BJP, AAP

A poster war has broken out between the Bharatiya Janata Party and the Aam Aadmi Party in Delhi.

Poster war breaks out between BJP, AAP-Part 2

A poster war has broken out between the Bharatiya Janata Party and the Aam Aadmi Party in Delhi.

Three students held for trafficking drug on national highway in UP

Three college students here have been arrested on charges of drug trafficking and allegedly 450 grams of heroin and charas seized from their possession, police said on Wednesday.

Caste certificate forgery: Court orders FIR against woman

The Delhi Police has been directed by a court here to register an FIR against a woman for allegedly forging caste certificate to get admission in a college here.

Suspended St Stephen's student e-zine editor moves court

The suspended editor of a student e-zine banned by St Stephen's Principal Valson Thampu on Thursday moved court seeking a stay on the action against him taken by the college on disciplinary grounds.

Proposal to establish colleges for hearing impaired: Govt

There is a proposal to establish colleges for students with hearing impairment in each of the five zones of the country, the Government informed the Lok Sabha on Tuesday.

All universities, colleges in Punjab to be tobacco free

All private and government universities and affiliated colleges in Punjab will be tobacco free zones, a senior health official said Monday.

Madras HC directs education department to ban beauty shows in colleges

Taking objection to conduct of beauty contests in colleges and other educational institutions in Tamil Nadu, the Madras High Court has directed the state government to issue a circular banning such events in colleges and universities.

Educational institutions will have to provide premises for MPSC exams: Govt

Maharashtra government has made it mandatory for schools and colleges to provide their premises for holding the Maharashtra Public Service Commission (MPSC) exams.

1,159 educational institutions soft targets in Islamabad

Law enforcement agencies have identified 1,159 educational institutes in the Pakistani capital as soft targets for terrorists, the media reported Tuesday.

Colleges in Peshawar region to reopen only if secure

 Government colleges and universities in Pakistan`s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province have been told not to reopen until security checks are in place.

NGT forms committee to find "safest" time for Delhiites to travel

The National Green Tribunal on Thursday directed constitution of a committee to take sample of ambient air quality from across Delhi city at different intervals and inform it about the safest period during which national capital residents can travel without risk to their health.

Hindu Mahasabha wants dress code in schools, colleges

The right-wing Akhil Bharat Hindu Mahasabha Monday demanded that a dress code be introduced in schools and colleges and mobile phones be banned on their premises "to check increasing obscenity".

All educational institutes to be closed in Guwahati tomorrow

 The Kamrup Metro district administration today pressed six teams of NDRF and equal number of SDRF teams for assisting the waterlogged people of Guwahati city even as it announced that all the educational institutes in the city would be closed tomorrow in view of rains and waterlogging.

Scientists to take lecture classes at schools, colleges: Govt

Over 5,000 "highly accomplished" scientists working with various departments under the Science and Technology Ministry will devote time to impart education to students of various schools and colleges in the country.