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Biden to cancel $10,000 in student loan debt for borrowers earning less than $125,000

August 25, 2022 6:56 am

The administration will contend that 90% of the relief will go to households earning $75,000 a year or less. The debt relief will be available only to individuals earning $125,000 a year or less or households earning $250,000 a year or less.

Pune: Admin head of college held for demanding sexual favours from Class XII student in return for increasing her exam score

July 15, 2021 9:41 am

According to police, the man was beaten up by the girl's relatives after she told her parents and was later brought to police where he was charged and placed under arrest.

Mystery of missing children: 16-30% students of Class IX dropped out of govt schools in 5 years

June 21, 2021 3:16 am

This exodus of students before completing matriculation is all the more disconcerting in a city, which was recently ranked second in the national performance grading index of school education 2019-20.

Colleges shut, job opportunities hard to find: Students oscillate between despair and hope

May 16, 2021 2:31 am

With curbs confining them to home and shrinking job opportunities outside, their days, which not long back revolved around a carefree college life, have been marked by distress and anxiety even as they try their best to hold on to hope.

How do you nudge a child to a lifelong desire of learning?

April 10, 2021 7:29 pm

Successful education crosses disciplinary boundaries and helps a student make connections between aspiration and reality

Giving students laptop can enhance learning

May 03, 2016 2:01 am

A new study points towards significant improvement in academic achievement

Student arrested after students stabbed at Canadian school

February 24, 2016 9:32 am

14-year-old female high school student has been arrested after eight people were stabbed at a high school east of Toronto.

Row over alleged rape in Dharamshala, CM Virbhadra Singh calls it 'an organised attempt to malign somebody'

May 21, 2015 9:06 pm

On Saturday, a woman had told the College principal Rampal Chopra, a teacher and some students that her sister had been raped in the college campus, triggering widespread protests.

WATCH VIDEO: Teacher, now old and broken, foundation of his success

March 21, 2015 11:18 am

Watch this short film by Humaramovie which narrates a story of an established doctor in Mumbai.

Personality outsmarts intelligence at school

December 19, 2014 12:27 pm

Personality is more important than intelligence when it comes to academic success, new research says.


17 students critical after consuming mid-day meal in Palghar

February 26, 2016 9:23 am

Palghar (Maharashtra), Feb 26 (ANI): Over 100 students fell ill after consuming mid-day meal at a government-run school in Palghar district of Maharashtra. An official of the district education department Prakash Mokashi said action will be taken against the guilty. Jyoti Jadav, a student of the same school, said her stomach started aching after consuming the meal. 17 of the Kasa village primary school students are still critical.The police have sent food samples for tests to a laboratory in Mumbai.

Umar Khalid taken to undisclosed location after questioning

February 24, 2016 12:36 pm

New Delhi, Feb 24 (ANI): Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) student Umar Khalid, who has been booked on charges of sedition, left Delhi's RK Puram police station to an undisclosed place after questioning by police. Umar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya, who are facing sedition charges for allegedly raising anti-national slogans, surrendered before the Delhi Police on Tuesday night. Following a medical check-up, the two were interrogated for around five hours and will be presented before the magistrate later in the day.

Muslim girl researches on Vishnu Puran

January 14, 2016 12:30 pm

Rajkot, Jan 14 (ANI): A visually-impaired muslim girl Sida Ruksana is pursuing Master of Philosophy in Vishnu Puran. Ruksana asserted that despite being a muslim, she chose Vishunu Puran as her research topic as religion and education are not correlated. Professor of Sanskirt Bhawan (Saurashtra University), MK Moliya said that Ruksana herself proposed to take up Vishnu Puran as her research topic.

Over 20 FTII students detained

January 07, 2016 9:04 am

PUNE, Jan 07 (ANI): The police detained around 20 students, who were staging a protest against Film and Television Institute (FTII) chairman Gajendra Chauhan, outside the institute’s campus here on Thursday. The students had blocked the entrance of the institute to prevent Chauhan from entering the campus. One of the students who was detained said the protest is against the wrongful appointment of Gajendra Chauhan. He further told that it was a peaceful protest but still they were manhandled and beaten by the police officials. Another detained student described the intervention of police as nothing but dictatorship.