West Bengal  /  Published 15.07.19

Partha cracks leave whip

Schoolteachers will be marked absent if they participate in any movement without taking leave, education minister Partha Chatterjee said on Monday.The government has noticed that students of many stat...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 24.11.18

Teacher shot dead in Purulia

A schoolteacher in Purulia was shot through his eye and killed by unidentified persons when he was returning home late on Friday night.Chinmay Mandal, 34, who was riding a motorcycle, was waylaid by b...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Purulia

India  /  Published 29.03.19

Wiggly and earthly dig at duo

A schoolteacher has been sacked for preparing a question paper in which, the management felt, chief minister H.D. Kumaraswamy and BJP leader B.S. Yeddyurappa had been compared to earthworms.The multip...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

India  /  Published 18.02.19

After appeal cry, SC stays death for rape

The Supreme Court has stayed the execution of the death sentence pronounced on a schoolteacher in Madhya Pradesh for raping a four-year-old child, after the convict complained that he had not been giv...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 29.12.19

Panel spots teacher-training ills, govt quiet

Private BEd and diploma colleges’ practice of hiring mediocre teachers for low salaries and generous marking in exams are among the biggest problems afflicting teacher training in India, an expert p...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 11.03.19

A code of conduct for all

Every profession has a written or unwritten code of ethics. Schoolteachers are required to observe a rigorous code of conduct not only because they have the onerous task of shaping young minds, but al...
By Devi Kar in

Jharkhand  /  Published 11.02.19

Acid attack on schoolteacher

A 33-year-old teacher of a private school here was attacked with acid by two men on a bike while she was on her way home from work on Sunday afternoon.Pandvipriya, a resident of Main Road, received â€...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi


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