Education  /  Published 16.09.19

Crooked Alley

As application deadlines for business schools approach, institutes are going all out to woo students. Behold the deluge of advertisements, often with unverifiable claims. Although the Advertisement St...
By Prasun Chaudhuri

India  /  Published 15.09.19

Malala Yousafzai Kashmir plea to UN

Nobel Peace Prize winner and Pakistani education rights activist Malala Yousafzai has urged the UN to work towards peace in Kashmir and help children in the Valley return to school.Malala, 22, tweeted...
By PTI in London

Education  /  Published 09.09.19

Students should not be allowed to use credit cards

YESDivert attentionIf students have access to credit cards, they will splurge unnecessarily on entertainment and other luxuries, which will divert their attention from studies. Their parents will have...
By The Telegraph

West Bengal  /  Published 08.09.19

Study aid in Bengal clash zone

Books, schoolbags and stationery were donated on Sunday to over 300 students who lost study material and have not been attending school because of the political violence in the Kankinara-Bhatpara area...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Kankinara

West Bengal  /  Published 03.09.19

Online platform to make admission process hassle-free for parents and schools

Parents need not hop from one school to another or fret over keeping track of admission dates anymore. A common online gateway called ``, which promises a one-stop platform from pickin...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar and Nadia Imam in Calcutta


Education  /  Published 02.09.19

Make the best of your opportunities

Q Our school lays a lot of stress on attendance. We have to attend school every day though it often turns out that half the teachers are absent and non-subject teachers have to fill in for them. There...
By Shivani Manchanda

Calcutta  /  Published 01.05.20

CU throws open digital library to everyone

Calcutta University on Wednesday gave students and the general public access to its digital library.Digital versions of books, texts and references, departmental journals, academic magazines, study ma...
By Mita Mukherjee in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 26.04.20

Appeal to bring back Kota students amid lockdown

A group of Siliguri residents met Bengal tourism minister Gautam Deb on Sunday and sought his intervention to get their children back from Kota in Rajasthan.The children had been to Kota to attend pri...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 03.07.19

Error in report card

As many as 28 lakh blank report cards for classes VII and VIII that the state government has distributed to aided schools does not have the column for marks in the third language paper.“One way to f...
By Mita Mukherjee in Calcutta

Education  /  Published 02.07.19

There are always signs before someone commits suicide

A Calcutta school was recently in the news because one of its Class X students committed suicide in school. A bright student, the girl had earlier slit her wrists at home but was fortunately saved on ...
By Shivani Manchanda


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