No midterm transfer of Haryana teachers

The Haryana government has ordered that school teachers will not be transferred in the middle of the semester/academic session, a government spokesman said on Sunday.

Denied salary for 18 years, teacher kills self in Assam

A teacher of a government-aided school here has allegedly committed suicide with his family alleging that he was upset over non-payment of salary for the last 18 years.

Will find way to solve crisis: UP CM Akhilesh Yadav to adhoc teachers

Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday sought to assure the protesting adhoc primary teachers in Uttar Pradesh that his government would find a way to solve the crisis and appealed to them to not take any extreme steps.

Teachers transferred for indecent dance in school

Six women teachers of a government-run school here were transferred for dancing in an indecent manner in the school campus in front of the students, an official said on Wednesday.

42 teachers booked for using fake documents to get jobs in Haryana

As many as 42 teachers, including 19 women, working at various government schools in the district have been booked for getting jobs allegedly on the basis of fake documents and impersonation during the recruitment examination.

In Britain, teachers learn how to tackle extremists

Birmingham school principal Kamal Hanif recently gave a group of parents a presentation about how extremists use social media to recruit young people. When he mentioned Facebook, some of the parents, mainly Muslim mothers, raised their hands to show they had never heard of the site.

Need inspired teachers to instill values in children: President Pranab Mukherjee

India needs inspired teachers to instil in children the civilisational values of tolerance, plurality and compassion and impart education that removes boundaries of caste, community and gender, President Pranab Mukherjee said here on Saturday.

Redeem teacher's pride and prestige for progress: Gogoi

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Saturday said that a society could march ahead in its pursuit of knowledge when it could redeem its teachers' pride and prestige.

Himachal Pradesh extends retirement age of award-winning teachers

Himachal Pradesh extended the retirement age of national and state awardee teachers, an official said on Saturday, which is observed as Teachers` Day.

Happy Teachers' Day: Google doodle pays tribute to teachers!
Happy Teachers' Day: Google doodle pays tribute to teachers!

Our teachers have always played a very important role in shaping our lives. What we are today is all because of our teachers. So, on the occassion of Teachers' Day, we all should thank them for shaping our mind the right way, and helping us become better individuals.

Teachers here are threatening to adopt Islam if their salaries are not hiked
Teachers here are threatening to adopt Islam if their salaries are not hiked

To what length would you go to demand a salary hike? A frank, one-to-one discussion with your boss? Probably yes.

Teachers gherao MLAs' quarters in Odisha, demand GIA

On the 11th day of their agitation, non-regular school teachers on Thursday gheraoed houses of MLAs and prevented them from going to the Assembly.

PM Modi's 15 Aug speech: What he promised and what he delivered in education

After an year that PM Modi delivered speech and made promises on Independence day, is there any significant improvement in our education sector? Watch this report.

Three dozen teachers detained during protest in Srinagar

Over three dozen government teachers were on Wednesday detained here as police used force to scuttle their protest march against Jammu and Kashmir government's decision to conduct a screening test for in-service teachers.

When teachers of Patna became victims of lathi charge

Protesting teachers in Bihar were at the receiving end of a lathi charge by the police in order to put a stop to the protest. The protest was regarding regular wages and included female teachers as well.

Karnataka teachers freed by ISIS are safe, to return soon

Two teachers from Karnataka who were released from alleged captivity of Islamic State terror group (ISIS) in Libya on Saturday said they are safe and would return to India very soon.

In Mamata's Bengal, teachers rendered 'punching bags'

In Mamata Banerjee's West Bengal, teachers are steadily turning out to be 'punching bags', with many calling the frequent attacks on them a reflection of the growing lawlessness in the state.

Prashant Bhushan sends legal notice to Manish Sisodia over recruitment of contractual teachers

Supreme Court lawyer and former AAP member Prashant Bhushan has sent a legal notice to Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia over the government's alleged "backdoor" regularisation of contractual teachers.