Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Thursday June 19, 2014
On result day, the state board took 16-year-old Bhagayshree Bagwe for a bit of a ride. Like lakhs of other SSC students, Bhagayshree had been waiting anxiously for the results. On Tuesday, when they were declared, the board website said that the class topper had failed.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Wednesday June 18, 2014
While lakhs of SSC students across the city were appearing for their board exams on benches at an assigned school, Kandivli resident Dhyey Amlani (16) was appearing for his in an ambulance.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Saturday June 7, 2014
"Courage doesn't always roar. Sometimes it's the quiet voice at the end of the day whispering 'I will try again tomorrow'." These words, penned by Mary Anne Radmacher, ring true for Vipul Shinde, a 25-year-old working as a web support executive at a private firm. He passed his Higher Secondary School (HSC) examinations this year - after starting to...
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Friday February 21, 2014
Dressed in oversized, hand-me-down jerseys and shorts, an under-8 boys team, made up of mostly orphans and underprivileged children, proudly represented St Catherine of Siena School and Orphanage in an inter-school football tournament in Mumbai yesterday.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Tuesday February 4, 2014
While the scene was straight out of a Bollywood tearjerker, its real life implications were more disturbing than moving. A young 16-year-old girl, who was distressed when her family asked her to wait till she turned 18 to marry her beau, jumped into the Vashi creek to take her life on Monday morning.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Tuesday January 28, 2014
A 13-year-old student has reportedly gone missing, along with one of his teachers from Santacruz, since Saturday.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Wednesday January 22, 2014
If you have to head to Nariman Point every morning, think of another route. With only one lane along Marine Drive open for vehicular traffic every morning till January 26, driving on the stretch is going to be a nightmare.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Saturday January 11, 2014
A teacher of a popular south Mumbai school is now at the receiving end of the stick. She was arrested for caning a kindergarten student for jumbling up a number.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday December 20, 2013
Modernist painter VS Gaitonde set a world record for modern Indian art when his abstract landscape fetched Rs 23.7 crore (USD 3.7 million) at Christie's first auction in India, that raised over Rs 96 crores doubling pre-sale estimates.
NDTVSports | Tuesday December 3, 2013
Sachin Tendulkar bats for the cause of school cricket and gives suggestions to Mumbai Cricket Association on how a talent pool can be increased amongst school cricketers.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 26, 2013
Four people, including a 28-year-old woman contractor, have been arrested in connection with food poisoning, which affected nearly 500 students after they ate cakes provided under the mid-day meal scheme, in a school in suburban Andheri, the police said here today.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday November 22, 2013
Two students of an Ashram school in Thane district were today run over by an Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) bus, the district rural police said this evening.
NDTVSports | Thursday November 21, 2013
Prithvi Shaw, who scored a record 546 in a Harris Shield under-16 school match in Mumbai, is a big fan of Sachin Tendulkar. The Master Blaster's cover drive is his favourite stroke.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 20, 2013
Prithvi Shaw, who scored a record 546 in a Harris Shield under-16 school match in Mumbai, is a Sachin Tendulkar fan. The cover drive is the favorite stroke for the class nine student.
India News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday November 20, 2013
A 14-year-old smashed an astonishing 546 off 330 balls at a school match in Mumbai, recording the third highest score in any form of cricket.
IANS, Mumbai | Friday May 23, 2014
Hollywood star Robert De Niro, who visited Indian actor Anupam Kher's acting school here during his visit, even gorged on some tradition Kashmiri dishes, prepared by Kher's mother."My mother and aunt prepared a traditional Kashmiri meal for Robert. He...
Chandni | Wednesday November 13, 2013
Hollywood star Robert De Niro, who visited Indian actor Anupam Kher's acting school here during his visit, even gorged on some tradition Kashmiri dishes.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Monday October 21, 2013
Catering to the elite, standing five storeys high and boasting of state-of-the-art infrastructure, including air- conditioned classrooms, an in-house swimming pool and more, the JBCN International School in Borivli (W) is caught in the eye of a storm after an RTI response from the civic authorities showed the school had broken several rules to set ...
India News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday October 15, 2013
Britain's Prince Charles will tour India for nine days next month ahead of the Commonwealth summit in Sri Lanka, his office said today.
Hyderabad News | Press Trust of India | Friday October 11, 2013
Former director of a residential school in Hyderabad was sentenced to ten years' rigorous imprisonment by a local court for raping a teenaged girl student several times in 2010.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Tuesday September 24, 2013
August 2, 1990 is a date etched in the memories of a million Indians. It was a day that ruined many lives, uprooted many families and destroyed many households. It was the day that Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein invaded the tiny country of Kuwait.
Mumbai News | Agencies | Monday September 16, 2013
Mumbai Police is interrogating a school bus cleaner after his arrest on suspicion of raping a four-year-old in the vehicle on the outskirts of the city earlier this month.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Tuesday September 3, 2013
Travelling on a train's footboard proved fatal for a 14-year-old after he slipped and fell off between Malad and Goregaon stations on Monday afternoon, while returning home from school.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday August 22, 2013
A Pakistani madrassa slapped with US sanctions as an alleged terror training centre has denied the charges, insisting it teaches only religion and Arabic grammar to around 150 boys.
World News | Reuters | Thursday August 22, 2013
Students and teachers at a Pakistani Islamic school designated as a "terrorist training centre" by the United States furiously rebutted the charges on Wednesday and said they had not had a chance to defend themselves against the accusations.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday August 20, 2013
The US Treasury today set economic sanctions on a Pakistan Islamic school it branded a "terrorist training center" supporting Al Qaeda and the Taliban.
Mumbai News | Reported by Rashmi Rajput; edited by Mala Das | Monday July 29, 2013
A 35-year-old school bus attendant was today sentenced to seven years in jail by a Mumbai court for molesting a four-year-old nursery student earlier this year. Ramesh Rajput was convicted on charges of sexual assault under the Protection of Children Against Sexual Offences Act (PCSOA) 2012.
India News | Reported by Manish Kumar; edited by Mala Das | Tuesday July 23, 2013
Serum tests conducted on blood samples of four children, who are in critical condition after consuming the fatal free lunch at their school last week in Bihar's Chhapra, indicate that the victims were exposed to "acute poisoning". The results of the tests, held in Mumbai, suggest that a toxic substance was mixed with the food immediately before it ...
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 7, 2013
Over 83 per cent students today cleared the Secondary School Certificate (SSC) examination of Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education, with girls once again outshining the boys.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday May 17, 2013
Girls have once again outperformed boys in this year's ICSE Class-X and ISC Class-XII examinations, the results for which were declared today.