Japan bomb threat ends school early for 44,000

About 44,000 young children were sent home early in one Japanese city Tuesday when 101 elementary schools were closed because of a bomb threat, police and reports said.

J&K: Private schools' organisation demands special package

An organistion of private schools today sought a special package for the revival of education sector in the flood-hit Kashmir, claiming that the private schools incurred a loss of around Rs 4,000 crore in the deluge.

Turkey bans tattoos, piercings in schools

Turkey's Islamic-rooted government has banned pupils from wearing tattoos or body piercings in schools, a measure denounced by opponents as oppressive and unenforceable, reports said on Sunday.

Over 50 school kids fall ill in Ghaziabad

Over 50 school children fell ill and were admitted to a hospital in this western Uttar Pradesh town after they consumed water from a hand pump in their school premise on Friday, police said.

Maharashtra: Parents lock up school to protest shortage of teacher

Parents of students have locked up a zilla parishad primary school in Kosmi village of Korchi taluka in Maharashtra, for the past ten days, to protest against the administration's alleged negligence in deputing one more teacher.

School principal kidnapped in Bihar

The director-cum-principal of a school here and his driver have been allegedly abducted from near Jhapaha village of Bihar, police said on Tuesday.

Army distributes books, school furniture in Poonch

The 12th Battalion of the Jat Regiment distributed books and school furniture to two flood-affected schools in Poonch's Degwar village on Tuesday.

J&K floods: Army helps LoC schools, provides furniture, books

 After school furniture and books of students were washed away in recent flash floods in border district of Poonch, Army has extended help to educational institutions so that students can resume their studies.

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.

NHRC notice to Uttarakhand ​govt over dilapidated school buildings

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued a notice to the Uttarakhand Government following reports of students being forced to wear helmets in classes due to dilapidated of school buildings.

DNA: Shabby state of educational system in India

September 8 was proclaimed International Literacy Day by UNESCO on November 17, 1965. On this show of Daily News and Analysis, Zee Media highlights the poor structures of educational system in India.

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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.

Rajasthan: Over 71 lakh students hear PM's Teachers' Day address

Over 71 lakh students of government schools across Rajasthan heard Prime Minister Narendra Modi's address and subsequent interaction on the occasion of Teachers' Day.

Teachers' Day: Modi reaches out to over 500 mn audience, calls himself 'taskmaster'
Teachers' Day: Modi reaches out to over 500 mn audience, calls himself 'taskmaster'

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi once again demonstrated that he is a man of the masses as he addressed millions of students and teachers across the nation and took questions from them in a first-of-its-kind live mass contact event on Teachers’ Day, striking a chord with them as he laughed and chatted and recounted events from his childhood.

No Modi address in state run schools in Tamil Nadu

 State-run schools in Tamil Nadu celebrated Teachers' Day in the traditional way, remembering the "gurus" for their noble work of imparting knowledge and shaping the destiny of future citizens, but gave a miss to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's televised address on the occasion.

PM Modi addresses students on Teachers' Day- Part 2

On the eve of the Teachers' Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday extended his greetings to all the teachers and Students watching him live in Delhi and across the Nation.

PM Modi addresses students on Teachers' Day- Part 3

On the eve of the Teachers' Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday extended his greetings to all the teachers and Students watching him live in Delhi and across the Nation.

PM Modi addresses students on Teachers' Day- Part 4

On the eve of the Teachers' Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday extended his greetings to all the teachers and Students watching him live in Delhi and across the Nation.

Kareena Kapoor Khan launches child-friendly schools and systems package
Kareena Kapoor Khan launches child-friendly schools and systems package

Bollywood actress Kareena Kapoor, who is Unicef's celebrity advocate, Thursday launched the Child-Friendly School and Systems package here.