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To punish students for misbehaving, US school teaches Yoga

The aim of introducing the new 'punishment' system is to teach kids how to deal with anger and other strong emotions, something that can bear fruit in all walks of life.

Mar 07, 2018, 08:54 AM IST

US teacher calls police after boy says 'Allah' in class

A six-year-old Muslim boy with Down syndrome was feared as a terrorist by his teacher in a US school after he kept repeating 'Allah' and 'boom' in his classroom, a media report said on Sunday.

Dec 03, 2017, 18:59 PM IST

Gunman kills one in new US school shooting

A gunman shot and killed a student at an Oregon high school today, in the latest in a spate of US shootings, police said.

Jun 10, 2014, 23:18 PM IST

Bomb scare causes evacuation in US school

Students and staff were evacuated from a high school in the US state of Texas Wednesday after a bomb threat on the campus, a media report said. Police with sniffer dogs searched the campus but found no explosives.

May 01, 2014, 11:54 AM IST

Demolition starts on US school where 26 killed

Demolition work has begun on a US elementary school where 20 children and six adults were killed during a massacre last December, an official said on Friday.

Oct 26, 2013, 00:54 AM IST

US school district monitors kids` social media

A Southern California school district is trying to stop cyberbullying and a host of other teenage ills by monitoring the public posts students make on social media outlets in a program that has stirred debate about what privacy rights teenage students have when they fire up their smartphones.

Sep 16, 2013, 09:08 AM IST

12-year-old US student arrested for plot to kill classmates

A 12-year-old middle school student in California has been detained for plotting to shoot 23 classmates and a teacher.

Feb 11, 2013, 12:31 PM IST

US student held for threatening to bring gun to school

An 11-year-old school student in the US state of Texas has been arrested after he allegedly threatened to bring a gun to school, media reports said.

Jan 11, 2013, 13:09 PM IST

US man with 47 guns arrested after school threat

Authorities say an Indiana man who had 47 guns and ammunition in his home has been arrested after allegedly threatening to kill people at an elementary school near his home.

Dec 17, 2012, 10:09 AM IST

Indian Americans heart-broken over school mayhem

Indian Americans are shocked and heart-broken over the massacre at a Connecticut elementary school that left 28 people, including 20 children, dead.

Dec 15, 2012, 15:02 PM IST

US school closed after teacher finds loaded gun

An elementary school in state of Oklahoma was briefly locked down after a teacher found a loaded gun in his chair.

Oct 09, 2012, 12:43 PM IST

US school stops kicking out pregnant students

A US school is changing a policy that kicked pregnant students out of class and required them to be taught at home, the school`s board chairman has said.

Aug 10, 2012, 00:21 AM IST

US school bans `kirpan`; Sikh community concerned

The Sikh community says kirpan symbolises their commitment to fighting evils.

Jan 06, 2011, 13:42 PM IST