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Shut all schools by 4.30 pm: Andhra Pradesh High Court


Hyderabad: In a significant move, the AP High Court on Wednesday directed authorities to ensure that all schools shut by 4.30 pm every day.
A division bench comprising Chief Justice Kalyan Jyoti Seng

Mid-day meal: A system that lacks political will

Bengaluru: Incidents of food poisoning and children falling into boiling sambar grab media attention of ministers, and different departments then make multiple sweeping promises.
The furore later die

Pakistani authorities ban science text book

Lahore: The government of Pakistan's Punjab province has banned a science book for Grade VI students of a chain of elite schools for containing material that could provoke ‘sexual desire’.
The text b

Overcoats for teachers in Ernakulam district

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Kochi: Teachers in high schools and higher-secondary schools under the district panchayat will have to wear overcoats as uniform soon.
“Procedures have been initiated to make overcoats compulsory for

UAE asks Indian school in Abu Dhabi to shut down


Dubai: The UAE authorities have ordered the closure of a private Indian school in Abu Dhabi, leaving the academic future of over 1,300 students uncertain.
The school, the Indian Islahi Islamic School

Stirs drive students out of AP


Hyderabad: Over 90,000 out of 2.18 lakh students who had qualified in Eamcet engineering stream this year stayed away from counselling. College managements attribute this to a large number of student

Delhi has the highest number of CAT aspirants; Hyderabad third


New Delhi: Delhi leads other cities with the maximum number of registrations received till date for Common Admission Test (CAT) 2013.
"Delhi NCR ranks no 1 with the maximum number of registrations r

Maharashtra to modernise madrasas; Opposition says its minority appeasement


Mumbai: The traditional teaching system in madrasas (Islamic seminaries) is set to undergo an overhaul with the Maharashtra cabinet on Wednesday approving a proposal for their modernisation and linki

Re dip hits students in foreign shores


New Delhi: Student Mikael Haris is wrestling with the sort of question confronting others across India, including companies, investors and banks, following the 18 per cent slump in the rupee this yea

70% tech faculty fails test


Hyderabad: Not even half the faculty members of engineering colleges who had taken the Faculty Eligibility Test (FET) this year have managed to score passing marks. The FET qualification is mandatory

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