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'Corporal Punishment' - 41 News Result(s)

  • Teacher Arrested For Allegedly Hitting Class 8 Student With Iron Scale

    Teacher Arrested For Allegedly Hitting Class 8 Student With Iron Scale

    A teacher at a private school in West Bengal's Howrah district has reportedly been arrested for allegedly hitting a Class 8 student with an iron scale.

  • Culprits deserve corporal punishment: West Bengal Governor on alleged gang-rape in Birbhum

    Culprits deserve corporal punishment: West Bengal Governor on alleged gang-rape in Birbhum

    West Bengal Governor MK Narayanan today said he wanted corporal punishment for the men who allegedly gang-raped a 20-year-old tribal girl in Birbhum on Monday on the orders of a village council.

  • 11-year-old says he was tortured with hot iron, locked in madrassa for eight days by imams

    11-year-old says he was tortured with hot iron, locked in madrassa for eight days by imams

    An 11-year-old, lies on his back on a hospital bed in Rajouri, Jammu and Kashmir, staring at the ceiling. His small feet are swathed in bandages. He has reportedly told the police that his teachers at a private madrassa pressed a hot iron against the...

  • Rajasthan boy 'thrashed' by teacher, suffers ear damage

    Rajasthan boy 'thrashed' by teacher, suffers ear damage

    The child went to school on November 24 without completing his homework and was allegedly slapped by his teacher. His ears started bleeding and the ear drums were ruptured.

  • Activists demand law to curb corporal punishment

    Human rights activists in Jaipur have demanded that the Rajasthan government bring stringent laws to protect students from corporal punishment in the wake of the death of a nine-year-old girl due to complications from an injury sustained in such an i...

  • 9-year-old victim of corporal punishment dies

    9-year-old victim of corporal punishment dies

    A nine-year-old girl, who had lost vision in one eye allegedly due to corporal punishment at a private school two years ago, died in Jaipur on Friday.

  • Hyderabad student dies after allegedly forced to do 100 sit-ups

    Hyderabad student dies after allegedly forced to do 100 sit-ups

    In yet another case of corporal punishment, a class X student died in Hyderabad after he was allegedly made to do sit ups as punishment in the school. A case was filed against two teachers of the private school.

  • West Bengal: Vice-Principal allegedly hits student, nine stitches on his head

    West Bengal: Vice-Principal allegedly hits student, nine stitches on his head

    The Vice-Principal of Don Bosco School, in Bandel, West Bengal, has been arrested for allegedly assaulting a student of Class 4 so badly that he needed nine stitches on his head.

  • Seven-year-old girl hospitalised after teacher thrashes her for not reading aloud

    Seven-year-old girl hospitalised after teacher thrashes her for not reading aloud

    A seven-year-old girl, studying in a private school in Virudhunagar in Tamil Nadu, was hospitalised after being beaten by her teacher for not reading her English lesson aloud in class.

  • Corporal punishment: 3 teachers suspended in Tamil Nadu

    Corporal punishment: 3 teachers suspended in Tamil Nadu

    Close on the heels of the Shantiniketan case, a 14-year-old boy of a private school in Perambalur was allegedly forced to drink his own urine by three teachers after he sought permission to go to the toilet.

  • Andhra Pradesh: Students hospitalised after corporal punishment

    In another shocking incident of corporal punishment, a woman teacher in the Nellore district severely punished 12 girl students who had to be hospitalized.

  • Beatings 'regular' in US judge's home, says daughter

    Beatings 'regular' in US judge's home, says daughter

    The daughter of a Texas judge who secretly caught him on video beating her as a teenager in a row over a computer game said today that corporal punishment was a regular feature in her home.

  • Student dies in school, headmaster beaten up

    A class nine student died allegedly due to corporal punishment by a teacher today, sparking violent protests from local people who beat up the headmaster in Keonjhar district of Orissa, police said.

  • Forced to jog, this Karnataka student died

    Forced to jog, this Karnataka student died

    He was just a young schoolboy who was running late for school. When 15-year-old Afzal Ahmed Fayaz told his teachers that he was unwell, they didn't think he should be excused from punishment.The teachers of this private school in Uttara Kannada made him run repeatedly around the school grounds. Then...

  • Karnataka schoolboy pays with life for turning up late; government orders probe

    Karnataka schoolboy pays with life for turning up late; government orders probe

    Turning up late for classes proved fatal for an eighth standard student of a private school who collapsed and died after being forced to jog around the playground by the headmaster as punishment.Police said the headmaster of New English school in Uttara Kannada district asked Afzal Ahmed Fayaz (14) ...

  • Corporal punishment: Boy lands in hospital

    In fifth major incident of its kind in last three months, a class VII student was beaten brutally by his school teacher in Jhunjhunu district. The incident occurred on Wednesday at Tai village under the Bisau police station area. The boy, identified as Bilal, was first slapped and then hit with a st...

  • Bangalore schools say no to cane

    Bangalore schools are taking a stand and devising ways to put a full stop to corporal punishment which has left a scar on many students. The schools believe that by developing a friendly relationship between teacher and students, they can solve the issues pertaining to discipline amicably, and there...

  • Ranchi: Teacher allegedly slaps pre-nursery student

    A three-year-old student sustained injuries near the right eye after he was allegedly slapped by a teacher in a Ranchi school, the student's mother said Thursday.The student was undergoing treatment at the Kashyap Eye Memorial Hospital in Ranchi.Abhishek Singh, pre-nursery student of the Sunrise Sch...

  • Corporal punishment: Students say 'enough'

    Corporal punishment: Students say 'enough'

    As the suicide case of 13-year-old student Ruwanjit Rawla allegedly because of teachers' brutality returns to the headlines, the debate over corporal punishment heats up in our classrooms.Anay told NDTV, ''If teachers don't hit students, they will not behave properly.'' But he was clearly in a minor...

  • Rouvan Rawla suicide: La Martiniere principal, teachers get bail

    Rouvan Rawla suicide: La Martiniere principal, teachers get bail

    Seven months after 13-year-old La Martiniere student Rouvanjit Rawla committed suicide, after being caned, the school principal and three teachers were arrested on Monday and later given bail. The principal has been accused of severe physical thrashing and the other three teachers have been charged ...

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