India  /  Published 16.10.19

Teachers vow hunger strike

A union of contract teachers in Jharkhand colleges has decided to go on an indefinite hunger strike from Friday to press for salaries in accordance with the guidelines of the University Grants Commiss...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

West Bengal  /  Published 28.09.19

Creativity of 1600 students on show at Puja pandal

Goddess Durga and her children sits in a unique pandal that shows the creativity of students and teachers of a city school. The pandal of Delhi Public School Megacity has been decorated with colourful...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 02.11.18

Daribhit headmaster & assistant suspended

The Bengal education department has suspended the headmaster and assistant headmaster of Daribhit High School in connection with the violence that led to the death of two former students on September ...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj

India  /  Published 11.05.20

Hope: One-year master's degree

The Association of Indian Universities is likely to modify its norms to grant recognition to one-year master’s degrees awarded by some British and Australian universities, opening the doors for stud...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

India  /  Published 25.10.18

Nudge to drop Kancha Ilaiah's books splits DU

A Delhi University panel’s suggestion to drop three books written by a backward class academic on Hinduism from the political science master’s syllabus has split academics into two camps.While one...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi


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 19.08.19

Mamata promises teachers hike

The minimum monthly salary of part-time, whole-time contractual and guest teachers working for more than 10 years in state-aided colleges will be Rs 30,000 if they fulfil educational qualifications s...
By Our Special Correspondent in Howrah

India  /  Published 22.04.20

No 100 per cent reservation in teaching jobs in scheduled areas: SC

The Supreme Court on Wednesday quashed the January 2000 order of the erstwhile state of Andhra Pradesh which provided 100 per cent reservation to the Scheduled Tribe candidates for the post of teacher...
By PTI in

Odisha  /  Published 05.10.18

Odisha school teachers call a truce

Primary school teachers on Thursday decided to call off their agitation after the state government decided to restructure the cadre of primary school teachers and head masters.The government decided t...
By ANWESHA AMBALY in Bhubaneshwar


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