Indonesia jails cleaners over school sex abuse

Five cleaners were jailed on Monday over the sexual abuse of a young boy at one of Indonesia`s most prestigious international schools, in a scandal that has rocked Jakarta`s expatriate community.

4-year-old raped in school bathroom in Mumbai

A four-year-old girl was allegedly raped in school bathroom in Mumbai.

Gujarat students pay homage to victims of Peshawar attack

Students and teachers of various city schools and colleges of Wednesday paid homage to victims of yesterday's gruesome attack by Taliban militants on an army-run school in Pakistan's Peshawar that claimed 141 lives, mostly students.

Know why Akshay Kumar is nostalgic
Know why Akshay Kumar is nostalgic

Akshay Kumar is not only jack of all trade in the industry but also a doting father.

Students go on rampage in school forcing closure

Senior students of a corporation school here went on a rampage on Wednesday, damaging furniture and breaking fire extinguishers, to demand action against the headmistress for not heeding to their plea to transfer a teacher who reportedly addressed a student by his caste name.

School officials booked for negligence over building collapse

 A case has been registered against six persons of a school management for alleged negligence in the building collapse near New Mandi area here, with no casualties reported so far, police said today.

Teenaged student stabbed to death in Tamil Nadu school

A Class VIII student was allegedly stabbed to death by his estranged friend in a class room of a government school in the district on Friday, triggering tension among the students and public.

HC reserves order on appointment of Urdu teachers in schools

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday reserved its order on a PIL seeking direction to appoint more Urdu teachers in schools here.

North Korean students to dedicate 81 hours to study Kim Jong-un

 High school students in North Korea will have to dedicate 81 hours to studying the life and work of supreme leader Kim Jong-un as part of a new compulsory subject created this year, the South Korean television channel KBS reported Tuesday.

BSP accuses UP minister of misbehaving with school staff, students

 Opposition BSP on Thursday accused a UP Government's minister of misbehaving with the staff and students of a government girls' school at Banda while he conducted an inspection there.

How to make kids eat healthy food in school

Along with the menu, improving the environment of the school cafeteria is important to ensure intake of healthy food by children, says a new research.

25 kids ill after eating mid-day meal, 15 after eating wild fruit in Bihar

 At least 25 children fell ill Saturday after having their mid-day meal at a government school in Bihar, while 15 fell ill on the same day after consuming wild fruit in a village, officials said.

New law to ensure free books, uniforms in Pakistan school

The Pakistani government is working on a bill that will ensure the provision of free books along with stationary and uniforms to the children, a ruling party lawmaker said on Saturday.

Death toll in NE Nigeria school bombing rises to 58

The death toll in a suspected Boko Haram suicide bombing of a secondary school in northeast Nigeria has risen to 58, a school official told AFP on Wednesday.

Lab assistant molests 7-year-old girl in a Rohini school

A seven-year-old girl has been allegedly molested by a lab assistant at her school in Outer Delhi's Rohini area, police said on Saturday.

South African school kids hospitalised after being fed glass

At least 66 South African children have been hospitalised after eating school lunches tainted with crushed glass and stones, education officials said today.

Shelling kills 11 children in rebel area of Damascus: NGO

Shelling of a rebel-held area in the northeast of the Syrian capital killed 11 children on Wednesday, a monitoring group said, with activists saying a school had been hit.

Cleanliness lessons should be taught at early age: Rawal

Bollywood actor and MP Paresh Rawal Tuesday said here that cleanliness habits should be inculcated in children right from the school days to make them understand the importance of cleanliness.

Bengaluru rape-hit school director, principal arrested
Bengaluru rape-hit school director, principal arrested

 The director and principal of a private school where a six-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a teacher early this week were arrested Saturday, police said.

Man slashes 3 schoolchildren in China: Official

Chinese authorities say a first-grader in the southeastern province of Jiangxi was slashed to death and two others severely injured in the latest violent attack on children in the country.