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5W1H: Manipur declares Saturday ''No Bag Day''

The education department of Manipur declared ‘No School Bag Day’ on all working Saturdays for students

Sep 09, 2019, 17:06 PM IST

Over one lakh students in Valley availed free coaching in winter break

Over one lakh students in Kashmir Valley received free coaching from the state's Education Department during winter vacations, officials said here today.

Mar 04, 2018, 14:28 PM IST

J&K: Two teachers arrested for 'facilitating copying' in class 12 exams

The teachers had taken between Rs 3,000 and Rs 3,500 from seven students of the centre to help them in copying.

Aug 05, 2017, 17:19 PM IST

BMC mulls to re-open 35 Marathi schools with English as medium of instruction

The education department on Monday tabled a proposal about its plan to restart these schools, in the civic house, during a meeting of group leaders of various parties.

Jul 11, 2017, 14:59 PM IST

Muzaffarnagar: Education department official threatened by BJP MLA

A video of a BJP MLA of Uttar Pradesh has surfaced in which he can be seen scolding the officials of education department.

Jul 08, 2017, 17:32 PM IST

66 Jharkhand schools and colleges see zero results

There are 33 intermediate colleges and the same number of schools with Class 10 where not a single student cleared the examination.

Jun 01, 2017, 16:45 PM IST

Ensure admission of children from BPL families in private schools: Haryana

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Tuesday directed the state education department to ensure children from BPL families get admission in private schools as per provisions of the RTE Act and the Haryana School Education Rules.

Mar 21, 2017, 20:13 PM IST

Gujarat Assembly panel recommends separate crematoriums for Dalits

The Scheduled Castes Welfare Committee of Gujarat Assembly today suggested that the state Government should build separate crematoriums for Dalits in those villages where the community is still facing problems.

Mar 20, 2017, 21:18 PM IST

India-origin cartoonist told to shut South Africa school

Famed Indian-origin South African cartoonist Nanda Soobben has been asked by the country's Education Department to shut his design school.

Mar 02, 2017, 15:32 PM IST

Political row in Patna over gifts to MLAs, BJP-RJD lock horn

Seeking to embarrass the Nitish Kumar government over non-payment of salaries to lakhs of school teachers, two top state BJP leaders today returned the gifts given to them by the Education Department and others may follow suit.

Mar 21, 2016, 18:13 PM IST

Karnataka II PUC 2016 exam dates announced

The education department offers courses under Humanities (Arts), Science and Commerce streams.

Dec 10, 2015, 18:49 PM IST

Raman Singh orders probe and seizure of Asaram's book on sex tips

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh on Tuesday ordered probe and seizure of self-styled godman Asaram Bapu's book on sex tips to students.

Oct 06, 2015, 23:41 PM IST

Principal accuses AAP MLA's husband of 'pressuring' him for admission

A Delhi school principal has accused an AAP MLA's husband of "pressuring" him to admit a student, a charge denied by the MLA's husband.

Jul 09, 2015, 21:03 PM IST

Why 1,400 primary teachers resigned from service in Bihar?

Altogether 1,400 primary teachers have resigned from service in Bihar fearing government action over possession of fake educational degrees, a senior officer of the Education department said on Thu

Jul 03, 2015, 22:46 PM IST

Mumbai FYJC Admission 2015: First merit list for Mumbai FYJC admissions now available

Today is a crucial day for Mumbai students looking to join junior and degree colleges.

Jun 22, 2015, 17:03 PM IST

Case against J&K education department officials for fraud

Jammu and Kashmir Vigilance Organisation on Monday registered a case against officials of Education Department for embezzlement of over Rs 13 lakh in government funds under a centrally-sponsored scheme in Baramulla district.

Apr 13, 2015, 18:35 PM IST

85 Himachal school principals face probe for misappropriation of funds

Principals of about 85 senior secondary schools in Himachal are facing enquiry for alleged violation of education department rules, mostly pertaining to misuse of grants and funds, with the state government asking the authorities to complete preliminary probe within 15 days.

Feb 23, 2015, 22:19 PM IST

UP Minister's daughter caught cheating in Board exam

The daughter of a state minister was allegedly caught while cheating in the ongoing Secondary Education Board examination in Nathnagar block here, an education department report said.

Feb 21, 2015, 15:04 PM IST

J&K floods: Loss of over Rs 64 crore to school infrastructure, says Govt

Floods have caused damage to the tune of Rs 64 crore to the infrastructure of school education department in Jammu region, where nearly 1,400 schools have been damaged.

Sep 28, 2014, 17:58 PM IST

Punjab to host 60th national school games: Minister

Punjab Education Minister Dr Daljit Singh Cheema on Wednesday announced that 60th National School Games in six sporting disciplines will be organised in November this year.

Sep 10, 2014, 17:31 PM IST