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Taiwan school textbook row highlights antipathy to ''one China''

Protests in Taiwan over textbook revisions which students say aim to brainwash them into accepting a "one China" view of history underscore the island`s growing sense of independence from its vast neighbour and geopolitical foe.

Textbook shocker: Asaram shown as 'saint' in Raj school book

Textbook shocker: Asaram shown as 'saint' in Raj school book

Rape accused self-styled godman Asaram features in a chapter on saints in a Class III textbook in the district, sharing space with Vivekananda, Mother Teresa and Ramakrishna Paramhans.

Seoul wins battle against Japan for US textbooks

Virginia`s state legislature approved a bill requiring school textbooks to include the Korean name for the sea between Japan and South Korea, in a major win for Seoul.

WOW: Priyanka Chopra’s life is now in school books!

Priyanka Chopra was overwhelmed on a recent visit to a Delhi school when she learnt that the students of Class 5 have an entire chapter on her life in their text book.

Sibal opposes toons on political class in textbook

Under attack over the cartoon row, HRD Minister Kapil Sibal acknowledged that cartoons on the political class should not find a place in textbooks.

‘Remove `anti-church` contents in textbook’

Committee was set up by the Kerala govt to look into the Catholic Church’s complaint about the `anti-church` references in school textbook.

Malayalam Mission`s textbook released

`Malayalam Mission,` is a
project by the Kerala government to educate the new generation
about their native language and culture, Chief Minister VS
Achuthanandan said.

S Korea to bolster textbook description of isles claimed by Japan

South Korea has announced a revised curriculum on history education that includes more detailed sections on a pair of islets also claimed by Japan.