Schools in Jammu reopen after flood water recedes

Schools in Jammu and Kashmir reopened from today after flood water receded a bit.

PM Narendra Modi interacts with school children

For 13-year-old Ilma Khan, shaking hands with Prime Minister Narendra Modi was nothing less than a dream.

School children drown in pond in TN

Two school children, aged 14 and 11 years, drowned in a pond near here, police said.

Teacher brutally beats up teen in Howrah school

A 13-year-old boy of St Aloysius School in Howrah, West Bengal was brutally beaten up by his school teacher during class hours for borrowing a pen.

More school children dying in road accidents in India

India not only has the dubious distinction of having one of the worst road accident records in the world, but that these are taking more and more young lives, particularly of school children.

Telangana CM announces Rs 5 lakh ex-gratia for accident victims

Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao announced a Rs five lakh ex-gratia each to the families of those killed in Masayipet bus-train accident in Medak district on Thursday, and ordered an inquiry.

Telangana accident unfortunate: Railway Minister

Railway Minister DV Sadananda Gowda Thursday termed as unfortunate the death of people in Telangana when a train rammed into a school bus at an unmanned railway crossing.

Train-bus collision kills 16 in Telangana, CM announces Rs 5 lakh ex-gratia

Sixteen persons - 14 school children, the driver and the cleaner - were killed and at least 20 students were injured as a train crashed into the private bus in which they were travelling at an unmanned railway crossing at Masaipet village in Telangana`s Medak district Thursday morning.

Teacher sentenced to death in China for raping school children

A 56-year-old school teacher in central China was on Monday sentenced to death with a two years` reprieve for raping two girl students and molesting several others.

30% class III kids have problems with multiplication: Survey

Sixty-six per cent of Class III students in the country are able to answer mathematics questions correctly but 30 per cent still have problems handling simple multiplication, a survey released today said.

School children rally for tiger conservation

About 1,500 children from schools across Kolkata today participated in a rally to spread awareness on tiger conservation.

Food commercialism harming school children

Are you alarmed at the increasing presence of junk food and carbonated drinks in school canteens? Blame it on food commercialism.

Nineteen students sick in China from poisoned yoghurt

Nineteen primary school children in China have been hospitalised after drinking yoghurt said to be laced with rat poison and herbicide, the Xinhua state news said.

Cold wave claims one life in Northern Gujarat

Bitter cold in Northern Gujarat claimed the life of an unidentified 55-year-old man, whose body was found on a footpath near Kirtistambh in Palanpur on Friday, the police said.

Bihar: 51 taken ill after eating `prasad`

At least 51 people, including 20 children, were taken ill after eating `prasad` (offering to the deity) at a village in Bihar`s Arwal district, officials said.

Ashish N. Soni to design for school children

Fashion designer Ashish N. Soni, an alumni of the capital’s British School, will design for its students for during their 50th anniversary celebration in December here.

Arunachal sets up board to probe rape charges

The Arunachal Pradesh government has set up a medical board to probe the allegations of rape of 13 minor girls by a teacher of a private school.

Poor sleep tied to kids` lower academic performance

Children who have trouble sleeping tend to do worse in school than their peers who get a good night`s sleep, a new study suggests.

Biscuits make UP school children sick

Over a dozen school children aged between five and 10 years old took ill in Aligarh district of Uttar Pradesh after eating biscuits served at the Independence Day function.

`Let your child follow his heart`

Your children are unique so they require an exceptional approach. Interact with Meera Isaacs, Principal, Cathedral and John Conon School, regarding academic issues.