Showcause notice to Odisha teacher for wearing jeans

Berhampur, Aug. 19 -- Taking disciplinary action in violation of dress code, authorities served a showcause notice to a primary school teacher for not wearing proper uniform. The notice was served by... Read More

A look at the Islamic State affiliate's rise in Afghanistan

Afghanistan, Aug. 19 -- A suicide bombing at a wedding party in Kabul claimed by a local Islamic State affiliate has renewed fears about the growing threat posed by its thousands of fighters, as well ... Read More

Teachers report to schools in Kashmir Valley, students don't

Srinagar, Aug. 19 -- Teachers reported to work in many schools in Kashmir as restrictions were eased further on Monday but not many students were seen. Officials said the government had made necessar... Read More

Now, UPSESSB to recruit teachers for govt high schools, Inter colleges

India, Aug. 19 -- Now recruitment of lecturers and LT Grade teachers in 2294 government-run high schools and intermediate colleges spread across the state will soon be conducted by Uttar Pradesh Secon... Read More

RedDoorz raises $70 million from Asia Partners, others

Bengaluru, Aug. 19 -- RedDoorz, a hotel management and booking platform, on Monday said it raised $70 million in its latest round of funding led by Partners, a Singapore-based growth equity firm. Raku... Read More

There was a plan to kill WWE owner Vince McMahon, says former employee

India, Aug. 19 -- Vince McMahon has been a pioneer in professional wrestling. His willingness to turn a nice sport like professional wrestling into a global phenomenon has led to his company WWE becom... Read More

Landslides disrupt traffic on all major highways in Himachal Pradesh

India, Aug. 19 -- As many as 887 roads, including 13 national highways, across Himachal Pradesh have been blocked fully or partially owing to landslides triggered due to incessant rains in Himachal Pr... Read More

PHOTOS:#RevolutionNow: 70-year-old woman brutalised by police gets public support

Nigeria, Aug. 19 -- Sariyu Akanmu, a 70-year-old fufu seller, who was brutalised in Osogbo, Osun State, by the police during #RevolutionNow protest, has started receiving help from the public. Mrs Ak... Read More

50 Girl Students Leave Hostel To Vent Grievances Before Bolangir Collector

Bolangir, Aug. 19 -- Over 50 girl students of central government-run Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya (KGBV) at Loisingha in Bolangir district left hostel on Sunday to vent their grievances before the... Read More

30 school trees in Panchagarh cut down, sold

Panchagarh, Aug. 19 -- At least 30 trees on the compound of Jotmoniram Government Primary School in Boda upazila here have been cut down without permission from the authorities concerned. Locals alle... Read More