School girls

Malayalam actor Sreejith Ravi exposes himself before school girls, gets arrested

Malayalam film actor Sreejith Ravi was arrested on Friday on complaints of a group of school girls that he exposed himself before them. Ravi denied the allegations.

Sep 02, 2016, 12:14 PM IST

Nitish laughs at BJP promise of providing two-wheelers to girls

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar Thursday laughed at BJP's poll promise of providing two-wheelers to 5000 meritorious school girls, and asked if the saffron party was planning to send minor girls to police station by driving two-wheelers without license.

Oct 08, 2015, 18:30 PM IST

Dozens of school girls poisoned in Afghanistan

 Around three dozen school girls were poisoned in Afghanistan`s Herat province on Monday, an official said.

Sep 07, 2015, 15:10 PM IST

Nine girls of govt school fall ill after eating midday meal in Delhi

Nine students of a government school in Seelampur area here were taken ill after consuming mid-day meal.

Aug 11, 2015, 21:07 PM IST

14 school girls fall sick in WB

A total of 14 girls of a prominent girls' school in the district headquarters town here were hospitalised after falling sick today.

Jul 14, 2015, 20:12 PM IST

One of three sisters feared in Syria makes contact with UK family

 One of three British sisters of Pakistani-origin feared to have travelled to Syria with their nine children to join the dreaded Islamic State (IS) militant group, has "made contact" with her family in UK, indicating she may already be in Syria.

Jun 17, 2015, 21:00 PM IST

Two Chennai girls killed in school wall collapse

Two class 8 girl students died and another was injured when a wall in their school here collapsed on Monday, police said.

Apr 13, 2015, 20:45 PM IST

55 school girls allege sexual harassment against two teachers in Maharashtra

Two teachers of a government school in Maharashtra's Akola district were booked on charges of outraging the modesty of a woman, after as many as 55 girl students accused the duo of sexually harassi

Apr 03, 2015, 14:05 PM IST

Anxious wait for Nigeria girls after Boko Haram 'deal'

Relatives of Nigeria's kidnapped schoolgirls today dared voice cautious hope of seeing the teenagers finally freed after officials claimed to have reached a deal with Boko Haram militants.

Oct 18, 2014, 19:07 PM IST

Rebuked for using mobile phones, two girls commit suicide in Tripura

Two teenaged girls committed suicide after their hostel superintendent and parents rebuked them for using mobile phones, police said here Saturday.

Sep 13, 2014, 12:58 PM IST

Assam: Two schoolgirls found hanging from tree in Karimganj

Two Assam school girls, who had been missing from their homes since Wednesday, were found hanging from a tree on Thursday in the state's Karimganj district, close to the Bangladesh border.

Sep 06, 2014, 11:19 AM IST

Saffron bicycles trigger discussion in Gujarat assembly

Distribution of saffron coloured bicycles to backward caste girl students by the Gujarat government was criticised by the Congress as "political propaganda".

Jul 04, 2014, 01:02 AM IST

Israel experts in hunt for Nigeria girls: Security

Israel has sent two anti-terror experts to Nigeria to join the search for hundreds of schoolgirls kidnapped by extremist Islamist group Boko Haram, an Israeli security source said on Tuesday.

May 20, 2014, 17:20 PM IST

`Declaration of war on Boko Haram a game changer`

The declaration of `war` on Boko Haram extremists by African leaders is a major step to tackle the regional threat posed by the group as well as help end the insurgency if properly implemented, analysts say. 

May 19, 2014, 08:53 AM IST

Nigerian president to visit town where girls were seized

Nigeria`s President Goodluck Jonathan will on Friday visit the northeastern village from where more than 200 schoolgirls were abducted a month ago by Islamist rebel group Boko Haram, senior government officials said.

May 15, 2014, 22:16 PM IST

Nigeria`s president says no prisoner swap for missing girls: British minister

Nigeria`s President Goodluck Jonathan has ruled out freeing Boko Haram prisoners in exchange for the release of more than 200 kidnapped schoolgirls, British minister Mark Simmonds said on Wednesday.

May 15, 2014, 00:41 AM IST

US not considering sending Special Forces to Nigeria: White House

The US at this point of time is not actively considering sending Special Forces to Nigeria to rescue over 200 school girls abducted by the dreaded Boko Haram Islamist militants nearly a month ago, the White House said today adding that the focus is on assisting the Nigerian government on finding these girls.

May 15, 2014, 00:29 AM IST

Nigeria needs foreign support: ex-Mossad official

Nigeria must draw on foreign military and intelligence expertise to tackle the threat from Islamist sect Boko Haram, a former deputy chief of Israel`s secret intelligence service said Wednesday.

May 15, 2014, 00:21 AM IST

Nigeria `willing to talk` to Boko Haram over missing girls

Nigeria said it was willing to talk to Boko Haram militants, as the US sent its top Africa general for talks on the rescue mission of more than 200 kidnapped schoolgirls.

May 14, 2014, 13:01 PM IST

Malala to donate portrait proceeds for Nigerian girls

A portrait of Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani teenager shot by the Taliban for championing education for girls, will be auctioned in New York and sales proceeds will go to Nigerian charities.

May 14, 2014, 12:51 PM IST