Mumbai News | Written by Rashmi Rajput | Sunday March 17, 2013
In the complaint, the parents of the class I student have alleged that on March 13, the boy was chained and paraded in the school as punishment because he was talking in the class.
Mumbai News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday March 13, 2013
In a touching gesture, an eight-year-old schoolboy donated his savings from pocket money and birthday party for the cause of drought-hit people in Maharashtra in Mumbai on Tuesday, an official said.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 7, 2013
In wake of growing incidents of child molestation by conductors, city police have asked all schools in the metropolis to install closed-circuit television cameras (CCTVs) in their buses which ferry students.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Tuesday March 5, 2013
We are living in an era where everybody is famous for 15 minutes - or until the next Facebook photo update - and they want to spend that time looking good. And while vanity may not be a vice anymore, it can get unnerving to watch pre-pubescent girls from primary and middle school sections visiting dieticians so the picture on their profile resemble...
Mid-Day, Mumbai | Monday March 4, 2013
Hungry after the clock has struck midnight, but all you learnt at cooking school was how to make maggi? Fear not, help is just a call away from your new 2 am friends. Mad Bites, an online service offers a variety of Indian and Italian fare delivered to...
India News | Reported by Anurag Dwary, written by Saurabh Gupta, edited by Mala Das | Wednesday February 27, 2013
It was a record that brought India's greatest cricketer, Sachin Tendulkar, into the limelight. The document that was witness to a historic partnership has been destroyed forever. Burnt by the Mumbai School Sports Association for, believe it or not, lack of storage space.
Mumbai News | Written by Rashmi Rajput | Monday February 25, 2013
A cleaner of a school bus in Mumbai has been arrested for allegedly molesting a three-year-old girl. The girl is a student of a school in Malad in western suburban Mumbai.
NDTVCricket | Friday February 15, 2013
Arman is touted as the next big batting star that teenage cricket has to offer in India.
Mumbai News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday February 14, 2013
A six-year-old school boy was killed and five others injured when a truck collided with an autorickshaw ferrying students in a Maharashtra town on Thursday, police said.
Press Trust of India | Sunday February 10, 2013
The initiative, organised by KOOH Sports, a sports promotion company based Mumbai, has seen participation of over 10,000 children from around 800 schools across the country in the selection process spread over two months.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 9, 2013
Observing that the law takes a stern view of crimes such as rape, the Bombay High Court upheld the conviction of 20 accused in the rape case of a 16-year-old school student who was allegedly drugged by her neighbour, sexually assaulted and forced into prostitution.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Wednesday January 30, 2013
The skull that geologist Michael John Oates stumbled upon at the marshlands near Delhi Public School (DPS) in Nerul (West) on Sunday now has an identity.
Mumbai News | Reported by Rashmi Rajput; Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Saturday January 19, 2013
A four-year-old girl was allegedly molested by the conductor of her school bus in Mumbai, but in an apparent goof-up, a case of rape was registered against him, a senior Mumbai police officer said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 15, 2013
David Headley, who was involved in the Mumbai terror attack, was a liar and ditched his school time pal Tahawwur Rana, the Pakistani-Canadian's attorney told a Chicago court on Tuesday, claiming that their friendship was over and they would never meet again.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 8, 2013
The Mumbai police registered a case against three teachers of a school in Wadala in suburban Mumbai on Tuesday for allegedly molesting a 15-year-old girl student, the police said.
Mumbai News | Written by Saurabh Gupta, edited by Samira Shaikh | Saturday December 15, 2012
52-year-old Professor Sandeep Desai is a familiar face on Mumbai's local trains. He goes around begging on the crowded local trains to raise funds for running English medium schools for underprivileged children in rural Maharashtra and Rajasthan. Desai has been doing this for more than two years and has raised more than 50 lakh rupees that is used ...
People | Agencies | Wednesday November 21, 2012
Mohammed Ajmal Amir Kasab, who was executed on Wednesday, was a school drop-out from a small village in Pakistan who earned infamy as the sole surviving gunman from the 26/11 Mumbai attacks of 2008.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Wednesday October 24, 2012
Although Navi Mumbai has earned the title of a 21st century city owing to its state-of-the-art infrastructure and civic facilities, one area within its jurisdiction does not have a school. Due to which nearly 300 students from Sambhaji Nagar Warlipada in Rabale, are forced to walk for four to six kilometres to get to the nearest school.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 13, 2012
School students today took out a rally in support of Pakistani teenage rights activist Malala Yousufzai, who was critically injured after being shot, allegedly by the Taliban.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Friday October 5, 2012
If you are a parent of a year-old infant who you want to educate in an upscale English medium school, it might be a good idea to give the nappies and bottles a wide berth for a day and make a trip to the school of your choice to make sure they still have place for your infant.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Monday September 17, 2012
A Shiv Sena rally against price rise yesterday was reminiscent of the old-school protest from the 1990s, involving as it did the banging of steel plates with spoons while bicycles and bullock carts trundled along the streets.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Wednesday September 12, 2012
More than 15 students from Kendriya Vidyalaya in Kanjurmarg have complained against their Physical Training (PT) teacher Sandhya Singh alleging that she kept them hungry while they participated in an athletic competition in Kandivli. Singh allegedly pocketed the money and provided them a single vada pav or banana each, causing them to experience na...
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Wednesday August 1, 2012
While schools are generally the best place to go to quench one's thirst for knowledge, the students of Kendriya Vidyalaya at Kanjurmarg are faced with a different kind of thirst. With taps and drinking water facilities running dry for two years now, students have been complaining to the school authorities about the water problems at the school. Des...
Mumbai News | Saurabh Gupta | Thursday July 26, 2012
In a landmark decision that will change the face of municipal education in Mumbai, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has decided to privatise schools amid vehement opposition from Congress-NCP councillors.
Riya Chakravarty | Tuesday July 24, 2012
Actor Imran Khan has hired a language teacher to perfect the finer nuances of the Haryanvi dialect for his role in Matru Ki Bijlee Ka Mandola.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Thursday July 19, 2012
A day after MiD DAY reported on the travails of a retired army man and his wife to secure admission for their 'special needs' child in any of the city's 'regular' schools, Dunnes School in Colaba opened its gates to the boy.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Wednesday July 18, 2012
Admission season is admittedly a stressful time for all parents, but for Lt Colonel (retd) S K Tewari and his wife, the ordeal has stretched to painful proportions. For months now, the former army man and his wife have been going from one school to another, pleading with authorities to admit their nine-year-old son Abhinav. Each school has gently b...
Press Trust of India | Friday July 13, 2012
Two Mumbai school boys, Hriday Vaswani and Vignesh Naiker, have been chosen for a week-long training stint at the Manchester United Soccer Schools(MUSS) Global Residential Programme in the UK to be held from July 15 to 20.
Meerut News | mid-day.com | Thursday July 12, 2012
A 12-year-old school-going boy was luckless enough to get hit by a speeding biker, but was fortunate to be found by a Good Samaritan, who took him to hospital and even deposited his gold chain with the doctors as collateral for the medical expenses.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Friday July 6, 2012
A woman teacher, 35-year-old Archana Bacche, with the Rambhau Mhalgi Secondary and Higher Secondary School in Kadus, Khed taluka, was sacked after she complained about sexual harassment by some people in the school.