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JNU Protest : Mother of missing student manhandled by police

JNU Protest : Mother of missing student manhandled by police

  • November 07 2016

Police dragging away the mother of Najeeb Ahmed - the missing student of Delhi's prestigious Jawaharlal Nehru University - became the abiding image of the day, widely shared by indignant social media [...]

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Aiyoh, Aiyah Words Are Now Recogonised By Oxford Dictionary

Aiyoh, Aiyah Words Are Now Recogonised By Oxford Dictionary

  • October 25 2016

The Oxford English Dictionary in its September list added the new South Indian words Aiyoh and Aiyah.It is impossible that speakers of South Indian languages have never uttered 'aiyoh'& [...]

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Jaffna Students Deaths Sparks Nationwide Protest

Jaffna Students Deaths Sparks Nationwide Protest

  • October 25 2016

On Tuesday, a host of Tamil parties in the North have called for a ‘hartal’ to condemn the killings of two Jaffna University Students in alleged police shooting.Students across Sri Lankan [...]

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CBSE Scraps Re-evaluation of Class 12 Marks from 2017

CBSE Scraps Re-evaluation of Class 12 Marks from 2017

  • October 05 2016

New Delhi, Oct 5: The Central Board of Secondary Education has decided to discontinue the re-evaluation process for Class 12th examination from 2017. As per the current norms, the board re-evaluates t [...]

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Class 12 Students Allegedly Stabbed Teacher in the Classroom

Class 12 Students Allegedly Stabbed Teacher in the Classroom

  • September 27 2016

Two class XII students of a government school in West Delhi's Nangloi area allegedly stabbed their teacher in front of their classmates on Monday after one of them was expelled for low attendance.The [...]

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CBSE Orders Schools No Homework, No School Bags for Class 1 & 2

CBSE Orders Schools No Homework, No School Bags for Class 1 & 2

  • September 15 2016

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has decreed that students of classes I and II should not be given homework by its affiliate schools, and they should not be made to carry school bags, t [...]

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India is expected to achieve universal primary education in 2050 : UNESCO

India is expected to achieve universal primary education in 2050 : UNESCO

  • September 06 2016

India is expected to achieve universal primary education in 2050, universal lower secondary education in 2060 and universal upper secondary education in 2085, says UNESCO.Going by the current trend, I [...]

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Rohith Vemula did not belong to the Scheduled Caste : Says HRD Probe Panel

Rohith Vemula did not belong to the Scheduled Caste : Says HRD Probe Panel

  • August 24 2016

The Ministry of Human Resource Development had set up an one-man judicial commission to probe the circumstances leading to Rohith Vemula’s suicide at the Hyderabad Central University (HCU) in Ja [...]

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Class IX Student Ends Life, Names 3 Teachers in Suicide Note

Class IX Student Ends Life, Names 3 Teachers in Suicide Note

  • August 17 2016

A 14 year old student of Periyar Nagar in Vadavalli, Coimbatore had reportedly consumed poison and ended his life on Tuesday. The student had named three teachers in a Corporation School where he was [...]

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Allahabad School Under Scanner For Banning National Anthem On Independence Day

Allahabad School Under Scanner For Banning National Anthem On Independence Day

  • August 08 2016

A school in Allahabad has come under scanner after it banned the singing of the national anthem on Independence Day and eight teachers, including the principal, resigned in protest."Most of us have no [...]