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Teachers' Day 2019: Here are some videos to dedicate to your mentors—Watch

Every successful person was once a student, working under the guidance of an illuminated mind. On the occasion of Teachers' Day, we bring you some of the best videos on YouTube that you can dedicate to your mentors and share a laugh!

Sep 05, 2019, 06:28 AM IST

Bihar fertility rate reduced by boosting education among girls: Nitish Kumar

Kumar, who was speaking at Teachers Day function here, said it has been found in studies in the country that if the wife is a matriculate than the fertility rate will be 2 and this has been the situation in Bihar.

Sep 05, 2017, 20:42 PM IST

Why is Teacher's Day celebrated on September 5?

"Teachers should be the best minds in the country", 'The true teachers are those who help us think for ourselves.'- Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan.

Sep 05, 2017, 09:41 AM IST

PM Modi wishes nation on Teachers' Day, pays tribute to Dr Radhakrishnan

Dr Radhakrishnan, philosopher-author and India's second president was born on September 5, 1888.

Sep 05, 2017, 08:37 AM IST

PV Sindhu turns producer for a digital film

Indian badminton star P.V. Sindhu has turned producer for a digital film paying ode to her coach Pullela Gopichand for his relentless pursuit of excellence.

Sep 04, 2017, 17:14 PM IST

Start 'teach to transform' campaign on Teachers Day: PM Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday urged the nation to begin the campaign of `teach to transform, educate to empower and learn to lead` on the occasion of Teachers Day.

Aug 27, 2017, 18:00 PM IST

What a heartwarming teacher-student relationship - Meet PM Narendra Modi's teacher; know what he says about him

It's a heartwarming story of teacher-student's relationship!

Sep 06, 2016, 13:14 PM IST

Teachers' Day: President Pranab Mukherjee addresses students, says 'secularism is part of our life'

Sharing his experience in politics of India post-Independence, President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday said that India is currently a victim of cross-border terrorism and not a homegrown one.

Sep 05, 2016, 13:15 PM IST

Teachers' Day Special: Pranab Mukherjee to teach students today

In a special gesture, President Pranab Mukherjee will on Monday interact with students of Dr. Rajendra Prasad Sarvodaya Vidyalaya, President`s Estate, on the occasion of Teachers` Day.

Sep 05, 2016, 08:36 AM IST

My kids are my teacher: Shah Rukh Khan

Superstar Shah Rukh Khan says his children are his teachers as he learns everything from patience to new trends from them.

Sep 06, 2015, 13:17 PM IST

Rajnath Singh promises to resolve problems of foreign students

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday assured to resolve all visa problems of foreign students studying in India and appealed to Indian youths not to discriminate against those who come from abroad for education.

Sep 05, 2015, 16:43 PM IST

Who's spoiling Indian politics?- Part II

In a unique interaction with students from across the country on Teachers' Day, PM Narendra Modi reached out to school children, where he has to face a series of questions from the curious kids.

Sep 05, 2015, 00:38 AM IST

DNA: Refugee man in Hungary throws himself, wife & baby onto rail tracks

A refugee father throws himself, his wife and baby onto rail tracks in Hungary after realising their 'train to Austria' is actually taking them to a refugee camp.

Sep 05, 2015, 00:01 AM IST

DNA: Image of drowned Syrian toddler leaves the world in tears

As the entire world wept over the haunting photograph of three-year-old Aylan Kurdi, the Syrian kid whose body was washed ashore, his heartbroken father fought tears to recount how his boat capsize

Sep 04, 2015, 23:58 PM IST

Who's spoiling Indian politics?

In a unique interaction with students from across the country on Teachers' Day, PM Narendra Modi reached out to school children, where he has to face a series of questions from the curious kids.

Sep 04, 2015, 21:38 PM IST

A day before Teachers' Day, school teacher stabbed in Delhi

A school teacher was hospitalised after he was stabbed allegedly by four teenagers who tried to rob him at Sanjay Jheel park in East Delhi, police said on Friday.

Sep 04, 2015, 19:57 PM IST

PM Modi interacts with students in honour of Teachers' Day

Prime Minister Modi on Friday conducted a class in Delhi’s Manekshaw Hall where he talked and inspired the students of the country.

Sep 04, 2015, 18:16 PM IST

Himachal student dejected after failing to connect with PM Modi

A senior secondary school student from a Himachal Pradesh town on Friday felt disheartended and dejected as she couldn`t interact with Prime Minister Narendra Modi through video conference on the eve of Teachers Day.

Sep 04, 2015, 15:12 PM IST

Expectations from Modi Sir Ki Class

A teacher is a friend, a mentor and a guardian. No doubt teachers are the builders of a strong nation.

Sep 04, 2015, 14:25 PM IST