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Thursday, October 22, 2020



Suspect in teacher's beheading in France was Chechen teen

October 17, 2020 5:17 pm

A police official said the suspect in Friday's attack armed was shot dead about 600 meters (yards) from where the teacher was killed. He was armed with a knife and an airsoft gun and police opened fire after he failed to respond to orders to put down his arms, and acted in a threatening manner.

Govt school teacher found dead, husband booked for murder

September 17, 2020 10:20 am

The victim's elder son was found abandoned in Ludhiana Monday evening. He disclosed to the Ludhiana police that his father had told them that their mother is a Covid-19 patient and so, they are leaving the house.

Nearly 17 lakh teachers received training under Nishtha programme: Pokhriyal

September 14, 2020 7:04 pm

"A total of 23,137 Key Resource Persons (KRPs) and State Resource Persons (SRPs) and 16,99,931 School Heads and Teachers have been trained under NISTHA in 2019-20," as shared by Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal in a written reply in Lok Sabha on September 14

Teacher-poetess dies of cancer the day her book of poems is published

July 23, 2020 12:24 pm

Diagnosed in May this year, she was undergoing treatment at a Jalandhar-based hospital where she breathed her last early Monday. Her family requested a publisher and got a physical copy of the book, a collection of poems, which was consigned to flames with her.

'Nothing confirmed so far': UP govt on teacher earning Rs 1 crore in 13 months

June 05, 2020 1:10 pm

According to complaints, a woman teacher who is native of Mainpuri worked in over 25 schools and drew salary of over Rs one crore.

Want to become a teacher? Here's why pursuing BEd is a good option

May 20, 2020 12:07 pm

Those who want to be a teacher and shape the lives of the students, can go for a BEd course. Check eligibility, scope, colleges, career opportunities and more details here

SC quashes order providing 100% reservation in teaching job in scheduled areas

April 23, 2020 9:33 am

A five-judge Constitution bench, headed by Justice Arun Mishra noted that providing 100 per cent reservation would be "unfair" and "unreasonable" and no law mandates that only tribal teachers can teach in the scheduled areas

Over 60% teaching posts unfilled in Rajasthan Technical University: RTI report

January 13, 2020 2:32 pm

For the non-teaching staff, 187 posts are filled against a sanctioned strength of 382 posts, including the important posts of examination controller, director, dean and student welfare officer

JSSC PGT recruitment 2017: Apply for 3,080 posts at

November 28, 2017 4:38 pm

JSSC PGT recruitment 2017: There are a total of 3,080 posts available in various subjects including Hindi, English, Sanskrit, economics, geography, history, physics, general science, maths, science and commerce.

Bihar to challenge Patna HC order on equal pay for contractual teachers

November 03, 2017 11:57 am

"Our contention was that the regular scale was a dying cadre. Moreover, contract teachers were appointed under certain terms and conditions which would be nullified if they were entitled to regular pay scale," RK Mahajan, education principal secretary said. 


Teacher's Day 2018: Funny teachers you DON'T want to mess with

September 05, 2018 3:17 pm

These photos of classrooms, test papers and posters are a testament to the awesome sense of humour our teachers have, and why one should really think multiple times before messing with them. Enjoy!


Protest against 'mourners of Afzal Guru's hanging' outside JNU

February 12, 2016 10:14 am

New Delhi, Feb 12 (ANI): Locals residents on Friday staged a protest outside the Jawaharlal Nehru University campus in the national capital against the organising of a meet to “mourn” the hanging of 2001 Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru and JKLF cofounder Maqbool Bhat. One of the protestors, who is also a teacher, said the act is intolerable and unacceptable in a country like India.

Madrassa teacher 'pays price for being patriotic'

January 06, 2016 9:12 am

Kolkata, Jan 06 (ANI): Madrassa teacher Kazi Masum Akhtar on Wednesday said it had been nine months since he was brutally attacked by some hardliners for training students to sing the national anthem in his school in Kolkata. On 26th March 2015, Akhtar was brutally attacked in his school by some hardliners from the neighbouring area, over allegations that he was hurting religious sentiments of the Muslim community. He stated that he had paid the price for being patriotic. He added that he is still waiting for justice from the state government.