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education system

Devi Kar | Hiring teachers gets increasingly harder for most schools in India

From flawed applications to uninspiring demo lessons, the process of selecting school teachers in India faces numerous hurdles

21 Feb 2024 12:00 AM

Shashi Warrier | Time to get under way a World Confusion Day

“Faith is as much a part of our universe as physics”, I said. “It’s built into human nature, and thence into nature.”

30 Apr 2023 12:05 AM

Govt wants to bring 15cr out-of-school children into education system, says Pradhan

Pradhan said for the first time, the government has combined the edu and skill departments, creating a new approach for good livelihoods

12 Aug 2021 12:40 PM

C Raj Kumar | New education panel will help implement NEP more effectively

The NEP captured the collective consciousness of India’s education fraternity

30 Jul 2021 1:32 AM

The education system is failing our children

There is disproportionate emphasis on mathematics and sciences while indulgence in any arts is often seen as a waste of time.

16 Dec 2019 2:14 AM


Pokhriyal launches app to ensure transparency in education system in India

App will provide all details about education system in India as well as detailed information about schools with feedback procedure.

28 Aug 2019 4:34 PM

TN govt gives strict warning to schools after caste based wrist bands for students spark uproar

Dept also asked district educational officers to identify such schools in TN, take ‘severe’ action against those responsible.

14 Aug 2019 5:30 PM

Mystic Mantra: Knowledge and education

When there is no ideal, there is no further progress or development of character.

24 Nov 2018 1:02 AM

Collaboration vs competition

Invest in the art of working together.

03 Oct 2018 1:23 AM

A banker’s village diary

The rural and corporate branches of a bank were worlds apart.

16 Aug 2018 2:29 AM


Coaching classes complete children’s education: Parents

However, they also feel that the astronomical fees for competitive and entrance exams like medical and engineering should be regulated.

20 Jun 2018 5:05 AM

TMC MLA slams govt on education system

Rabi Ranjan Chatterjee, MLA from Burdwan South, pointed out that the rise in quality education could not be noticed.

01 Mar 2018 12:16 AM

India’s youth, our future, need support

Educated parents can provide supplementary help at home and if they can afford it send their children to private tutors and/or private school.

17 Jan 2018 12:21 AM

Delhi University releases final cut-off list, admissions start tomorrow

Lady Shri Ram (LSR) College for Women set its highest cut-off at 97.5 per cent in the BA (Hons) Psychology course.

18 Jul 2017 1:59 PM

With Army's help, 9 Kashmiri students crack IIT entrance exam

The project, named after Bihar's 'Super 30', aims to support talented, underprivileged students of Kashmir to achieve educational success.

14 Jun 2017 12:10 PM


Bridges Academy: A ray of hope for Afghan teenagers in Delhi

The system which the institute is following is equivalent to high school education called GED: general educational development.

04 Apr 2017 2:31 PM

UP: Class 10 exam postponed after mass cheating; BJP questions students' character

The government has issued helpline number to register cheating related complaints in order to check incidents of cheating in UP Board exam.

28 Mar 2017 12:21 PM

Planning for the long haul... really?

The general public has been shocked at a Chennai school’s recent admission form going viral, bringing a debate on education.

27 Mar 2017 1:02 AM

Delhi: Exam fear drives 9-year-old girl to attempt suicide

When she did not come out for a long time, her brother raised an alarm and managed to alert his family and neighbours.

25 Mar 2017 10:39 AM

Nursery seat a matter of good fortune, say dejected parents

Ms Vij, mother of a three-year-old girl, had applied to 55 schools in the hopes of increasing her child’s chances of admission.

10 Mar 2017 2:56 AM