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College principal beats students with hockey stick for fighting in class

The principal of a college in Lucknow allegedly beat up some students with a hockey stick. The act was filmed by some other students and later went viral on social media platforms. In the video, the principal can be seen hitting some students, who are standing near the blackboard in a classroom. He also slapped the students.

Sep 15, 2018, 14:39 PM IST

Kid’s palm fractured as teacher beats her up for not bringing book

A student of St Joseph’s High School, Panvel, injured her hand after her class teacher allegedly beat her up.

Nov 13, 2017, 08:04 AM IST

Corporal horror: Student loses eyesight after he was brutually thrashed by vice-principal in UP's Allahabad

In yet another case of corporal punishment, a Class XII student of St. Joseph's School, Allahabad became the victim of brutality of the worst kind.

May 14, 2017, 09:32 AM IST

Ranvir Shorey feels India should get over with corporal punishment

Ranvir Shorey believes corporal punishment should be done away with 

Oct 22, 2015, 20:53 PM IST

School boy dies after being thrashed by teacher in UP

A 10-year-old student died after being allegedly beaten-up by a teacher in Gadwar area here following which the state government has ordered a probe into the matter.

Sep 30, 2015, 14:30 PM IST

NHRC asks Delhi govt to pay monetary relief to student victim of corporal punishment

Setting aside the contention of the Delhi government, the National Human Rights Commission has recommended that it pay Rs 25,000 as monetary relief to a boy who was a victim of corporal punishment.

Apr 21, 2015, 13:18 PM IST

Rajasthan boy hangs himself after teacher beats him up

Jaipur: A 16-year-old student of a state-run school in Rajasthan has committed suicide allegedly due to humiliation, harassment and beating by a teacher. The teacher was arrested, police said Monday.

Nov 24, 2014, 13:26 PM IST

Class 8 student dies in Delhi school, kin allege foul play

A Class VIII student of a government school in Rohini area of outer Delhi died under mysterious circumstances here Wednesday afternoon, police said.

Jul 23, 2014, 23:06 PM IST

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.

Jul 13, 2014, 19:27 PM IST

Indian-origin woman in South Africa alleges corporal punishment

An Indian-origin woman in South Africa has alleged that her seven-year-old son has been subjected to corporal punishment in school.

Jun 06, 2013, 22:05 PM IST

Boy dies after corporal punishment in school

A standard five boy of Purulia who was allegedly beaten in the class by his teacher for not being able to answer, fell ill after returning home and admitted to hospital has died.

May 09, 2013, 17:56 PM IST

Corporal punishment: NHRC issues notices to AP, MP govts

National Human Rights Commission on Tuesday issued notices to Madhya Pradesh and Andhra Pradesh governments in separate cases of corporal punishment.

Dec 11, 2012, 17:50 PM IST

Boy dies after being beaten up by teacher

In a case of brutal corporal punishment, a 10-year-old boy died allegedly after being beaten up by his teacher in Bilsahaiganj area in the district.

Dec 11, 2012, 12:32 PM IST

Corporal punishment: Teacher thrashes 8-year-old girl in J&K

Yet again another case of corporal punishment has come to light – this time from Jammu & Kashmir.

Dec 07, 2012, 11:41 AM IST

Nine-yr-old victim of corporal punishment succumbs

A nine-year-old girl, who had lost vision in one eye allegedly due to corporal punishment at a private school two years ago, died here on Friday.

Nov 17, 2012, 09:04 AM IST

Teachers might get three years in jail for corporal punishment

Resorting to corporal punishment in class or forcing students to purchase books, uniforms and other stationery from a particular shop could land one up to three years in jail, according to a draft Bill.

Oct 28, 2012, 11:27 AM IST

Corporal punishment strikes again

Hitting school children is just not waning in India.

Sep 11, 2012, 00:35 AM IST

Corporal punishment strikes again

Hitting school children is just not waning in India.

Sep 07, 2012, 22:10 PM IST

Govt brings anti-punishment guidelines for schools

A key government body on Monday
unveiled guidelines to eliminate physical punishment and
discipline schools after a survey came up with shocking
findings on students being subjected to corporal punishment.

Mar 05, 2012, 21:50 PM IST

Corporal punishment: K`taka warns education dept officials

The Karnataka Government on Thursday
issued a stern warning to education department officials to
ensure that students are not subjected to corporal punishment
and sexual harassment.

Jan 27, 2011, 18:21 PM IST