Vaccinate all teachers, students, says WHO

As millions of children return to school for the new academic session, vaccinating teachers and other school staff against Covid-19 disease can help make schools a safe place against the infectious disease, the World Health Organisation (WHO) and Unicef said. Continue Reading

GitHub bets big on Indian developers, students

Microsoft-owned open source developer platform GitHub on Friday announced a slew of initiatives for developers, students and startups in India, including open source grants worth Rs 1 crore and a partnership with Nasscom to reskill professionals. Continue Reading

Five students killed in car-lorry collision in Tirupur

Five paramedical students on their way to the Nilgiris on a holiday travel were killed when their vehicle rammed into a cement-laden lorry from behind in Tirupur district early today, police said. Continue Reading

Public exam: Lifetime ban for impersonation

The Controller of Examination has listed 16 types of punishment for students who indulge in malpractices during the board exams. Continue Reading

Agitation protests over Citizenship Amendment Act in United Kingdom

Hundreds of students and representatives from diaspora and workers groups gathered outside the Indian High Commission in London on to protest against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and the National Register of Citizens (NRC).

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Anti-CAA stir: Javadekar asks students to maintain peace

Amid country-wide protests against the amended Citizenship Act, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar today appealed to the students to maintain peace and said the new legislation will not snatch any Indian’s citizenship. Continue Reading

CAA: Assam students in North America write to Modi

The recently enacted Citizenship Amendment Act will adversely impact people of Assam and the northeast, an association representing the Assamese community in North America said.

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