Teachers Day
Opinion  /  Published 06.10.21

Great power, greater responsibility

It is always nice to be felicitated on a day that is meant for you alone. Teachers’ Day, alas, has come and gone in India. Fortunately, I haven’t missed the opportunity to pay my annual tr...
By Devi Kar

Events  /  Published 24.09.21

K-pop, play & poems for teachers

From Chanakya to Korean pop — students of St Francis Xavier left no genre untouched when it came to pleasing their teachers. They celebrated Teachers’ Day a couple of days in advance as th...
By Brinda Sarkar in Salt Lake

Opinion  /  Published 13.09.21

Remembering some teachers and their students

Teachers’ Day was celebrated on September 5. It is perhaps felicitous to recall some notable relationships between teachers and students, both within and outside the academia. In modern times, t...
By A. Raghuramaraju

India  /  Published 06.09.21

Teachers take classes on boats amid flood

Once around 20 students are aboard a boat, they tie it to the nearest tree or stump rearing their heads through the floodwaters, put up a whiteboard and begin their classes, the waves of the swollen G...
By Dev Raj in Patna

Sports  /  Published 05.09.21

Best Teachers' Day gift: Coach

Overwhelmed by the performance of his wards at the Tokyo Paralympics, India's para-badminton national coach Gaurav Khanna on Sunday said he could not have received a better gift this Teachers'...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Tokyo


India  /  Published 05.09.21

President felicitates 44 teachers

President Ram Nath Kovind on Sunday conferred the National Teachers' Awards on 44 teachers from across the country for their contribution in developing innovative methods of teaching. The nationa...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

Lifestyle  /  Published 04.09.21

From Wake Up Sid to Piku, some of our fave films & the lessons they taught us

One of Irrfan’s inimitable creations, Rana in Shoojit Sircar’s Piku graces the screen without much ado, unlike the rest of the characters who are constantly on the edge. Yet, it is under R...
By Santanu Das (t2 intern)

India  /  Published 25.08.21

Centre to states: Vaccinate all teachers

Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Wednesday said more than two crore additional Covid-19 vaccine doses are being made available to states this month and they have been asked to vaccinate all ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 02.10.20

Teachers’ Day celebrations go online

St. Francis Xavier School “Our respect for teachers has increased immensely during the last six months. In fact, they are my lockdown inspirations,” said Priyangshu Dutta, who, despite th...
By Brinda Sarkar, Shatadipa Bhattacharya

Calcutta  /  Published 18.09.20

Teachers Day tributes go online

Our way of life has been turned on its head by the pandemic, but that has not stopped schools from celebrating special occasions. Several schools went online to pay tribute to teachers on September 5....
By The Telegraph


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