CBSE issues notice to Ryan Intl School, says death could have been averted

CBSE issues notice to Ryan Intl School, says death could have been averted

NEW DELHI: The CBSE on Saturday issued a show- cause notice to Ryan International School, Gurgaon, asking why its affiliation should not be withdrawn and said it had failed to observe “basic security measures”. A two-member fact-finding committee set up by CBSE following the murder of seven-year-old Pradhuman Kumar last week said it appeared from […]

Police to conduct background checks of staff in Jammu schools

Police to conduct background checks of staff in Jammu schools

Jammu: The Jammu and Kashmir Police are conducting a background check of all staff at schools in Jammu region. Police has asked institutes to submit the details of their employees. The move follows rising concern about safety of children at schools after a seven-year-old boy was found dead with his throat slit in the washroom […]

SC notice to govt, CBSE on plea by father of murdered student

SC notice to govt, CBSE on plea by father of murdered student

NEW DELHI: A plea, filed by the father of a 7-year-old boy who was killed in a gruesome manner inside Gurgaon’s Ryan International School, seeking a CBI probe in the case today prompted the Supreme Court to seek the responses from the Centre and the Haryana government. A bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra […]

Top officials of Ryan arrested

Top officials of Ryan arrested

GURGAON: Two top officials of the Ryan International School have been arrested while the acting principal detained for questioning in connection with the gruesome murder of a seven-year-old in school premises, the police said on Monday. Fourteen police teams constituted to probe the case, which has sparked huge public outrage, are questioning the school staff […]

No proposal by CBSE to advance board exams: HRD ministry

No proposal by CBSE to advance board exams: HRD ministry

New Delhi: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has no plan to advance the class 10 and 12 examinations to February from March, the Rajya Sabha was informed on Thursday. “As of now, no such proposal has been moved by the CBSE,” Minister of State for HRD Upendra Kushwaha said in a written reply […]

Three more attempts for medical aspirants

Three more attempts for medical aspirants

NEW DELHI: Medical aspirants, who have already availed the three attempts permissible to clear the nationwide test for admissions to medical and dental colleges prior to 2017, may now try their luck three more times provided they are not older than 25 years. The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has notified that the three […]