Opinion  /  Published 12.03.20

Government schools left behind

All work and no play does boys and girls no good; nor does having to do all that work in discomfort, or in the dark. And yet, these seem to be the sort of conditions that the students of more than 40 ...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 22.05.19

Cameras in class: equating safety with surveillance

Should desperate times call for desperate measures? The latter might, on certain occasions, prove to be counterproductive. This possibility was indicated by the public interest litigation filed in the...
By The Editorial Board

India  /  Published 05.03.20

Coronavirus: Delhi schools to be shut till March 31

To prevent the possibility of the spread of coronavirus, the Delhi government has ordered immediate closure of primary schools in the national capital till March 31, deputy chief minister Manish Sisod...
By PTI in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 02.05.19

Cyclone Fani: Schools get shut order

To deal with the spectre of Cyclone Fani, the Bengal government has declared holiday over the weekend in all its schools and several private institutions have done the same following an appeal from th...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

India  /  Published 28.01.20

Condition of Delhi govt schools 'miserable': Shah

Attacking the Aam Aadmi Party, Union home minister Amit Shah on Tuesday said that BJP MPs found Delhi government schools in a 'miserable' condition during their visit and this has 'exposed' chief mini...
By PTI in New Delhi


West Bengal  /  Published 01.03.19

Return to paradise

Many years ago as a child, Benoy loved going to Central Park with his parents on Sundays. He loved the wide open spaces, the stately trees and the brilliant flowers in all the colours of the rainbow. ...
By Anuradha Roy in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 05.01.20

Call to battle Islamophobia

India harbours a “horrendous amount of Islamophobia” and its children need to be taught the “tenets of all religions rather than just the history syllabus”, a principal told the heads of Anglo...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

Education  /  Published 22.01.19

Mobile phones should be allowed in school

YESUseful for researchA mobile phone also enhances education. It is a mini computer with a vast potential for learning. A student can use it for research or as a calculator.Agnidhro Ganguly,Techno Ind...
By The Telegraph

Opinion  /  Published 17.01.19

The joy and dread of school reunions

In the cold months of December and January, the city of Calcutta beckons all its children to come home. And they do turn up for a while — faithfully, like the migratory birds which come to the city ...
By Devi Kar

Sports  /  Published 18.12.19

Aronyak rules

World under-16 bronze medallist Aronyak Ghosh carved out a crucial victory over Alekhya Mukhopadhyay of Sri Aurobindo Institute of Education in a miniature game to stand clear first with 8 points at t...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta


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