West Bengal  /  Published 08.08.19

Dance classes to de-stress students in Calcutta

A school on Thursday started dance lessons for Class X students to help them de-stress and shatter parents’ belief that children need to give up extracurricular activities ahead of their board exams...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 03.10.18

Courage, thy name is Manish

Sixteen-year-old Manish Sarma has his own way of holding pencils and organising letters into words and sentences and aspires to be an engineer.Manish, suffers from Treacher Collins Syndrome, a rare ge...
By Raja Das in Guwahati

States  /  Published 01.10.18

Down Syndrome not the anyatam test for this swimmer

Undeterred by Down Syndrome that has afflicted him since birth, Anyatam Rajkumar nurses the hope of scripting his name in the record books with his expertise in swimming.A student of Class XII at Sout...
By Imtiaz Ahmed in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 29.09.18

Education for have-nots, one school at a time

By Satananda Bhattacharjee in Guwahati

Calcutta  /  Published 11.04.20

Ex-students chip in

By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta


West Bengal  /  Published 25.07.19

La Martiniere schools get administrator

The high court on Thursday appointed a former judge of the court as an administrator to oversee the daily management of the La Martiniere schools till further orders.All decision by the schools’ boa...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 23.07.19

Nod for flyover from Quest to school

A committee formed by the urban development department to monitor transport infrastructure projects has approved the construction of a flyover between Quest Mall and The BSS School, officials said.The...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 21.07.19

Politicians, brooms, and photo ops

Sir — Leaders and industrialists are often seen sweeping relatively clean roads — usually, for the sake of photo opportunities. One rarely sees them in locations that need to be cleaned. Delhi sur...
By The Telegraph in

Opinion  /  Published 08.07.19

Children with disabilities need equal opportunities

All children should feel like they belong at school. But if a recent report commissioned by Unesco is any sign, at least 2,69,438 five-year-olds with disabilities do not think so. These children have ...
By The Editorial Board in

Calcutta  /  Published 31.03.20

ICSE schools asked to start virtual classes

The ICSE council on Tuesday asked all affiliated schools to start online teaching and learning during the lockdown.The Council for Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE) wants schools to make ...
By Mita Mukherjee and Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta


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