Teacher kills self after fined Rs 1 lakh by 'village court'

 A teacher committed suicide after being ridiculed at a village reconciliation meeting and asked to pay Rs one lakh for allegedly having illicit relations with a married woman at Sagardighi in Murshidabad district today.

Gujarat to celebrate 'Gyan Saptah' from Sept 1

 Gujarat government has planned week-long celebrations 'Gyan Saptah' for Teacher's Day from September 1 to 5 during which several activities including cleanliness drive in villages will be organised.

Rajasthan teacher booked for beating child to death

A murder case has been registered against a teacher of private school in Rajasthan after he allegedly beat up a eight-year-old girl child to death, police said on Friday.

Girl kills self after being made to remove clothes at school as punishment

A 12-year-old girl on Saturday committed suicide after she was allegedly made to remove some of her clothes by a teacher as punishment for bringing a mobile phone to school, police said.

School teacher `accidentally` posts nude selfie online, asked to resign

Elena Kornyshonkova, 40, from Tver, in Russia, said she posted the revealing photo by accident on the Russian social network Vkontake.

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.

Canadian teacher arrested in Indonesian child sex scandal

A Canadian teacher has been arrested in Indonesia for alleged child sex abuse, police said Tuesday, in a scandal that has rocked one of the country`s most prestigious international schools.

Teacher arrested on corporal punishment charge in Odisha

A headmaster of a government-run school in Odisha`s Kendrapara district was arrested on charge of meting out corporal punishment to a student, police said on Sunday.

Hunger strike did not help me: Arvind Kejriwal

Doing hunger strike did not help me and that is why I finally entered politics, AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal told protesting teachers who are sitting on fast unto death here, urging them to end their strike.

Unidentified youth kills school teacher inside classroom

A school teacher was shot dead by an unidentified youth inside a classroom during a teachers` training programme here this afternoon, police said.

Minor student raped by teacher

A minor girl was allegedly raped by her school teacher in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand, police said on Thursday.

Pakistan teacher arrested for raping child

A school teacher in Pakistan has been arrested for allegedly raping a seven-year-old student, media reported Tuesday.

Four persons gang-raped teacher in school premises in Rajasthan

A 28-year-old lady teacher was on Friday gang-raped by four persons inside the classroom of a primary school in Bundi district, police said.

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.

US teacher accidentally shows her sex tape to class

In a bizarre incident in Arkansas, US, a teacher accidentally showed a sex tape of her and her fiancée to her students.

NDMC to set up training institute for teachers

The New Delhi Municipal Council plans to set up a training institute for primary teachers, it was announced.

Yemen gunmen kidnap British teacher: Security

Al Qaeda militants have also abducted foreigners in Yemen and are currently holding a South African man, as well as a Saudi and an Iranian diplomat.

Jharkhand boy dies after alleged beating by teacher

An eight-year-old boy died after allegedly being beaten by a school teacher in Jharkhand, police said Monday.

Teacher attacked by mob for allegedly sexually harassing girl in AP

A school teacher was attacked by angry locals before being arrested by police on charges of sexually harassing a girl student here.