Jharkhand  /  Published 02.01.19

Count on luck for school admission in Jharkhand

Entry-level school admission in the state will commence from this month itself, putting to test the luck of students more than their merit. In the steel city, about 70 CBSE and CISCE-affiliated school...
By Antara Bose in Jamshedpur

West Bengal  /  Published 31.12.18

Bengal curbs use of school premises by others

State-aided schools across Bengal will have to take the government’s permission before allowing others to use its premises for non-academic activities, according to an order issued by the school edu...
By Mita Mukherjee in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 01.12.19

Urgent need for all-encompassing education

Let us begin from the end. Schools are supposed to prepare children to be equipped for the future. Let us understand this in real-time calculation: we are trying to prepare a student entering Class I ...
By Sudripta Tagore

India  /  Published 03.03.20

Fresh coronavirus case, Noida schools shut

The Centre on Tuesday announced a fresh case of the novel coronavirus, braced itself to monitor hundreds of “contacts” of patients and asked the armed forces to bolster quarantine facilities for f...
By Our Special Correspondent and PTI in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 28.03.20

No shutdown of lessons in a wired world

The Covid-19 lockdown is truly teaching schoolchildren and their parents that geography is history.Though schools are shut, many private English-medium schools are sharing syllabi and assignments with...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpur


West Bengal  /  Published 06.06.19

School tours for parents

Several city schools now take parents on a tour of their campus so they can make an “informed decision” before admitting their child.The schools believe it is a step towards building faith by lett...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

World  /  Published 22.04.20

Over 154 crore students affected by schools, colleges closure: Unesco

Over 154 crore students are severely impacted by closure of educational institutions across the world amid the Covid-19 outbreak due to which girls will be the worst hit as it will lead to increased d...
By PTI in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 09.04.20

Fee hike hits hurdle, so does pay revision

Several private schools are wary of implementing the Sixth Pay Commission recommendation because many guardians have said they cannot pay more fees at the moment.Most schools in the city had announced...
By Mita Mukherjee in Calcutta

Health  /  Published 03.03.20

Coronavirus: 2 Noida schools shut

Two private schools in Noida cancelled classes on Tuesday for the next few days as a precautionary measure over the father of a student testing positive for coronavirus, officials said.The two schools...
By PTI in Noida

Jharkhand  /  Published 07.05.19

Jharkhand jubilant as marks rain on schools

Three students bagged 99 per cent marks to top the ICSE exam in the state on Tuesday. The ISC results were even better — two Jharkhand teens scored a whopping 99.75 per cent, just a shade below the ...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpur


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