Teachers Day
India  /  Published 06.09.20

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 06.09.20

‘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 06.09.20

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 05.09.20

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

West Bengal  /  Published 25.09.18

Teacher neighbours feted in New Town CE Block

Who says Teachers’ Day is only celebrated in school? The residents of New Town’s CE Block celebrated September 5 this year by felicitating the 17 teachers residing in the block.“This was an atte...
By Subarna Koley in Calcutta


West Bengal  /  Published 05.09.19

Mamata reaches out to teachers

Mamata Banerjee on Thursday urged educators to “have faith” in her as she underscored her willingness to fulfil all their demands while pointing to a paucity of resources. The Bengal chief ministe...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 05.09.19

‘Starving’ teachers fast on big day in Morabadi

Over 200 teachers started their fast-unto-death near Bapu Vatika in Morabadi here on Thursday, even as the nation celebrated Teachers’ Day to mark the birth anniversary of Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, ...
By Raj Kumar in Ranchi

West Bengal  /  Published 29.08.19

Teachers’ Day special: BL Block lady tutors all classes

The most dedicated teachers need not be teaching at Ivy League institutes. Ask the children of caretakers, rickshaw-pullers and domestic helps in BL Block and they unanimously chorus “Our teacher is...
By Brinda Sarkar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 12.09.19

New Town CE Block fetes its teachers

Concern at the increasing incidence of assault on teachers was repeatedly voiced at a Teachers’ Day programme in CE Block, New Town.The CE Block Cultural Association was celebrating the occasion for...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 28.11.18

Students let in on union kitty

Class representatives will be allowed to act as assistant treasurer and share the responsibility of managing funds allocated to the students’ council of a college or university. The amendment broug...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta


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