Calcutta  /  Published 18.09.20

Teachers Day tributes go online

Simran Sarawgi of Class XII also spoke on what teaching means. Then the cultural performances started. Ayush Chakroborty, Taparup Kundu, Suryarati Saha and Shreya Banik of Class XII presented a group...
By The Telegraph in

West Bengal  /  Published 06.09.20

Teacher at Toto school receives national award

Misha Ghosal, the headmistress of Dhaniram Toto Memorial High School at Totopara in Alipurduar district, received the National Teachers’ Award from Surendra Kumar Meena, the district magistrate ...
By Anirban Choudhury in Alipurduar

India  /  Published 05.09.20

Teachers start day with protest

Shalu Mahajan, an assistant professor of Acharya Narendra Dev College, began Teachers’ Day with a protest at the institution and later joined a dharna at Delhi University before being detained b...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 05.09.20

‘Deprived’ teachers fast on Teacher’s Day

Part-time and whole-time contractual teachers of Cooch Behar University BT & Evening College, which is affiliated under North Bengal University, organised a daylong hunger strike on Teacher’...
By Our Correspondent in Cooch Behar

Jharkhand  /  Published 05.09.20

Daily trek to class, crossing a hill

Their school, like any other in the state, is also closed. They laughed when Sharad asked them if they also resorted to online teaching during the lockdown. “We could not do that even if we want...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi

Opinion  /  Published 04.09.20

Unseen riches: Notes on Teachers' Day

The terrifying mathematics teacher is now a figure of myth. So are numerous others, whether it is the guru in the pathshala who nods off cane in hand while the pupils struggle with...
By The Editorial Board in

Calcutta  /  Published 03.09.20

Autonomy cry from JU

A teachers' body at Jadavpur University has urged Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to ensure that the institution is given the required autonomy to conduct the final semester examination...
By Our Bureau and Agencies in Calcutta

India  /  Published 01.07.20

Sacked teachers to get back jobs

The Sikkim government on Tuesday said it would reappoint the “discharged” 124 ad hoc Sankskrit school teachers from August under different pay slabs. While those with BEd degrees would be...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Gangtok

Jharkhand  /  Published 30.06.20

From the classroom to clothes seller

Instead of the classroom, para teacher Mohammad Nasim can nowadays be seen moving about from street to street, selling readymade garments on his bicycle. Posted in Rajkiyakrit Madhya Vidyalaya, Chapr...
By Vishvendu Jaipuriar in Hazaribagh

Jharkhand  /  Published 17.12.18

Protester dies outside Jharkhand minister house

A para-teacher who was on a night-long sit-in outside the residence of a Jharkhand minister in her constituency was pronounced dead on Sunday morning with fellow protesters claiming he had died of col...
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