Amir Ullah Khan and Netheena Mathews The Indian government has reportedly made plans for a gradual reopening of schools between September 1 and November 14, they will likely leave the final decision to state governments. The broad operational guidelines for reopening schools are expected to be notified as part of the latest set of ‘unlocking’ …

On July 30, the Indian government announced the selection of Korean language as one of the foreign languages ​​taught at secondary level. Following India’s announcement, the Korean Ministry of Culture said on Thursday that the Korean Cultural Center in India and the Korean Embassy in New Delhi have played a crucial role in appealing to …

Kuldip Kumar, a farmer from northern India, sold his only cow to buy a smartphone so his children could attend classes that changed online when the coronavirus lockdown closed schools four months ago.Kumar was already in debt and the cow was his only asset.He sold it last week for 6,000 rupees ($ 80), which he …

By Roli Srivastava MUMBAI: Kuldip Kumar, a farmer in northern India, sold his only cow to buy a smartphone so his children could attend classes that changed online when the coronavirus lockdown closed schools four months ago . Kumar was already in debt and the cow was his only asset. He sold it last week …

Smartphones help classes continue as schools remain closed, but poorest families struggle to keep up The coronavirus is changing the world in unprecedented ways. Subscribe here for a daily briefing on how this global crisis is affecting cities, technology, approaches to climate change and the lives of vulnerable people. By Roli Srivastava MUMBAI, July 28 …

MUMBAI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Kuldip Kumar, a farmer in northern India, sold his only cow to buy a smartphone so his children could take classes that changed online when the coronavirus lockdown closed schools four months ago. Kumar was already in debt and the cow was his only asset. He sold it last week …

The guidelines, called “Pragyata”, were developed by the ministry, following concerns expressed by parents about schools offering online classes like the regular school. The Ministry of HRD recommended that the duration of online courses for pre-primary students not exceed 30 minutes. For classes 1 to 8, the HR department recommended two online sessions of a …

Lucknow / Chitrakoot: Eleven-year-old Reena Devi aspires to one day become a police officer. The girl lives in the village of Khopa, about 15 kilometers from the headquarters of the Chitrakoot district. Reena was struck by an unforeseen tragedy when his school was closed due to the COVID-19[female[feminine pandemic. She comes from an economically disadvantaged …

The government of Bihar has ordered all schools, colleges and movie theaters to remain closed until March 31 as a preventive measure to contain the spread of new coronavirus cases in India. On Friday, Chief Minister of Bihar Nitish Kumar held an emergency meeting to review the state government’s readiness to tackle the coronavirus outbreak. …

Two schools run by the Church of North India (CNI) in Calcutta will open general education colleges, which will strive to provide quality education and attract bright students. St James’s School, a 155-year-old ICSE-ISC institution on AJC Bose Road, will establish a college in Rajarhat, on the border with New Town. St John’s Diocesan Girls …