West Bengal  /  Published 26.10.21

Schools, colleges to reopen from Nov. 16

Mamata Banerjee on Monday announced that Classes IX to XII at state-run and state-aided schools will reopen across Bengal from November 16 along with colleges and universities, some 20 months after th...
By Bireswar Banerjee, Pranesh Sarkar in Siliguri/ Kolkata

India  /  Published 24.10.21

Gallantry project in schools

The Union government has asked central school boards and state authorities to get schoolchildren to do projects on the country’s gallantry award winners under a month-long “Veer Gatha Proj...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

Events  /  Published 23.10.21

Children's art shows they are missing school

The first prize went to Raunak Kanti Khan in the 12 to 16 category for his painting depicting an empty classroom. The desk and benches are empty and so is the teacher’s chair and the only livin...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 06.10.21

Funds to repair schools damaged in cyclones

The Bengal government has sanctioned Rs 109.42 crore to undertake immediate repair of 6,468 affiliated primary, secondary and higher secondary schools that suffered serious damage because of back-to-b...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Kalyani

India  /  Published 04.10.21

Maharashtra: Schools open after 18 months

Schools across Maharashtra resumed physical sessions for classes 5 to 12 on Monday after being shut for over 18 months in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. Until now, schools were conducting physica...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Mumbai


India  /  Published 29.09.21

Delhi: Deshbhakti drill in schools

Starting the class with five minutes of "deshbahkti dhyan", maintaining "deshbhakti diary", Flag Day activity and exploring why "India is glorious but still not developed"...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

World  /  Published 20.09.21

Test to keep kids in class

When the schools in Marietta, Georgia, opened their doors on August 3, the highly contagious Delta variant was sweeping across the South, and children were not being spared. By August 20, 51 students...
By Emily Anthes

Jharkhand  /  Published 14.09.21

State allows shrines to open

The Jharkhand government announced a series of relaxations on Tuesday, allowing entry   of devotees to places of worship, classroom teaching in colleges and universities in addition to schoo...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

India  /  Published 09.09.21

Schools: Jabbing kids optional

The Union government on Thursday said no scientific body suggests that vaccination of children against Covid-19 should be a condition for reopening schools, but inoculation of teachers, school employe...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 07.09.21

Survey: No study for 37% rural kids

 There have been "catastrophic consequences" of the prolonged school closure in the country due to Covid-19, with over 37 per cent of students in rural areas not studying at all and 48 ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi


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