Class 9

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Samsung Galaxy S11-series could come with new "Bright Night" sensor

02 Dec 2019

Samsung Galaxy S11-series could come with new "Bright Night" sensor

Samsung's Galaxy S11, set to go official in February 2021, will come with upto five rear cameras including a new sensor for low-light photography.

#CareerBytes: Best-recommended IIT/JEE foundation books for students of Classes 6-10

22 Aug 2019

#CareerBytes: Best-recommended IIT/JEE foundation books for students of Classes 6-10

The Joint Entrance Examination (JEE), the gateway to top institutes like IITs and NITs, is the most popular exam for engineering aspirants.

CBSE issues new rules for registration of Class IX/XI students

20 Aug 2019

CBSE issues new rules for registration of Class IX/XI students

In an attempt to streamline all-examination related processes, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has advanced the process of registration for students of Classes IX and XI, who are set to appear in the 2021 board examinations.

MP-shocker: Six, including a minor, raped teen for 16 months

22 Jul 2019

MP-shocker: Six, including a minor, raped teen for 16 months

In a horrific incident, a 16-year-old teen was raped for over a year by six men in Madhya Pradesh's Indore.

Chhattisgarh shocker: Married men raped 15-year-old for over 4 years

02 Jul 2019

Chhattisgarh shocker: Married men raped 15-year-old for over 4 years

A bright student of a Chhattisgarh school failed in Class 9, prompting her principal to conduct a counseling session to understand what was wrong.

Telangana: Serial-killer raped and murdered teens, now arrested

01 May 2019

Telangana: Serial-killer raped and murdered teens, now arrested

Telangana has been reeling from shock after a man accused of raping and murdering teenage girls was arrested by police. The serial killer had been committing the grisly crime for years now and confessed them too.

ISRO's Young Scientist Programme for school students: Registration ends soon

31 Mar 2019

ISRO's Young Scientist Programme for school students: Registration ends soon

The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) announced the launch of a special two-week Young Scientist Programme or YUva VIgyani KAryakram (YUVIKA) for school children.

"PUBG wala hai kya?" Modi gives advice to gaming-addict students

29 Jan 2019

"PUBG wala hai kya?" Modi gives advice to gaming-addict students

Referring to viral online game PUBG, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday told a crowd consisting of parents and teachers that it is important to find a balance between technology and studies.

Kashmir: Teen, who had cameo in 'Haider', killed in encounter

13 Dec 2018

Kashmir: Teen, who had cameo in 'Haider', killed in encounter

On December 9, an 18-hour gun battle between terrorists and security forces in Mujgund on outskirts of Srinagar, Jammu & Kashmir, killed a teen who acted in Shahid Kapoor starrer Haider.

Girl attends 'Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao' event, dies afterwards

13 Oct 2018

Girl attends 'Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao' event, dies afterwards

In a tragic and rather ironic incident, a Class 9 student from Uttar Pradesh passed away due to illness shortly after she returned from an event on the theme of 'Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao'.

Chhattisgarh: Scolded for using phone in class, 16-year-old hangs self

30 Sep 2018

Chhattisgarh: Scolded for using phone in class, 16-year-old hangs self

A 16-year-old girl allegedly committed suicide in a government school in Madhya Pradesh's Korba district after she was reportedly reprimanded by her teacher for using a mobile phone during class, police said today.

Pune: 14-year-old forced to watch porn by school principal

16 Sep 2018

Pune: 14-year-old forced to watch porn by school principal

A case was registered against the principal of a Pune school after he forced a 14-year-old boy to watch porn and then tried to molest him.

Delhi: Schoolmates assault Class 11 boy to death over "enmity"

20 Jul 2018

Delhi: Schoolmates assault Class 11 boy to death over "enmity"

A 17-year-old Class 11 student was allegedly beaten to death by a group of students, including his classmates, in Delhi's Jyoti Nagar over some "personal enmity," police said yesterday.

Kochi: School rusticates five students, after parents protest unreasonable fee-hike

19 Jul 2018

Kochi: School rusticates five students, after parents protest unreasonable fee-hike

A Kochi school allegedly rusticated five students after their parents questioned the unreasonable fee hike.

Bihar girl raped by principal, two teachers, 16 students

07 Jul 2018

Bihar girl raped by principal, two teachers, 16 students

A Class 9 girl has alleged that she was raped and blackmailed by her school's principal, two teachers, and 16 students in Bihar's Saran district.

Bihar: Unmarried girls who cleared intermediate-exam to get Rs. 10,000

02 Jul 2018

Bihar: Unmarried girls who cleared intermediate-exam to get Rs. 10,000

Unmarried girls, who cleared the intermediate examination from Bihar Board, will get Rs. 10,000 soon as a part of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's ambitious scheme 'Mukhyamantri Kanya Utthan Yojana' (MKUY).

CBSE Class-12: These girls fought against fate to score 96+%

27 May 2018

CBSE Class-12: These girls fought against fate to score 96+%

Every year, we hear of exceptional success stories of students overcoming massive barriers to shine bright during results.

CBSE relaxes passing criteria for Class 10

13 May 2018

CBSE relaxes passing criteria for Class 10

The CBSE Class 10 exams were held this time after a gap of seven years. Considering related factors, the board has decided to relax passing criteria for the students.

UP: Two girls drop out of school over sexual harassment

06 May 2018

UP: Two girls drop out of school over sexual harassment

Two girls have dropped out of a government-aided school alleging sexual harassment by a youth at a village in Shamli district of Uttar Pradesh, police said.

Teenager sexually assaulted in New Delhi-Saharanpur train, one arrested

02 Apr 2018

Teenager sexually assaulted in New Delhi-Saharanpur train, one arrested

A 16-year-old girl was sexually assaulted by three youths on the New Delhi-Saharanpur passenger train following which one of the assailants has been arrested, the police said on Monday.

Mumbai Railways' escalator woes: Students pressing stop button arbitrarily

30 Mar 2018

Mumbai Railways' escalator woes: Students pressing stop button arbitrarily

School children in North Mumbai suburb Kandivli are adding to the woes of railway commuters by frequently pressing the emergency switch on the escalators installed at the station, a railway official said today.

HRD Ministry seeks report on schoolgirl's suicide; parents stage protest

22 Mar 2018

HRD Ministry seeks report on schoolgirl's suicide; parents stage protest

The HRD Ministry has sought a report from Ahlcon Public School regarding the alleged suicide by a Class 9 student whose parents are claiming that she was "sexually harassed" by two teachers.

15-year-old Rajasthan boy invites Lucknow youth to 'Lashkar' WhatsApp group

26 Feb 2018

15-year-old Rajasthan boy invites Lucknow youth to 'Lashkar' WhatsApp group

A Lucknow youth approached police yesterday after he received a link on WhatsApp to join a group created in the name of Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT).

Delhi: 14-year-old boy allegedly beaten to death in school

02 Feb 2018

Delhi: 14-year-old boy allegedly beaten to death in school

Months after the Ryan murder case, a Class 9 student in Delhi's Karawal Nagar was found unconscious in his school toilet after allegedly being beaten by his schoolmates.

15-year-old boy allegedly sodomized by classmates in Delhi

31 Jan 2018

15-year-old boy allegedly sodomized by classmates in Delhi

A Class 9 student of a government in school in Delhi's Uttam Nagar has alleged he was sodomized by four of his classmates.

Patna student kills himself on WhatsApp video chat with girlfriend

30 Jan 2018

Patna student kills himself on WhatsApp video chat with girlfriend

In a disturbing incident, a 19-year-old youth in Patna shot himself while on a WhatsApp video call with his girlfriend.

Odisha: Headmaster impregnates student; villagers demand feast from victim's family

20 Oct 2017

Odisha: Headmaster impregnates student; villagers demand feast from victim's family

The stories surrounding rape are as bizarre as the act is commonplace in India.

Noida: Class 9 boy rapes 5-year-old girl, taken into custody

20 Jul 2017

Noida: Class 9 boy rapes 5-year-old girl, taken into custody

14-year-old boy, who studies in class 9, was taken into custody for allegedly raping a five-year-old girl near her home village adjoining Sector 45 of Noida.

Mumbai witnesses 3rd swine flu death of 2017

23 May 2017

Mumbai witnesses 3rd swine flu death of 2017

A 30-year-old pregnant woman became the third victim of swine flu deaths in Mumbai in 2017.

Delhi Metro- Women commandos will secure 90 stations

19 May 2017

Delhi Metro- Women commandos will secure 90 stations

Women commandos will be deployed on 90 new Delhi Metro stations set open in the course of one year as part of its Phase-III expansion.

Mumbai: Survey declared Gateway of India's public toilet dirtiest

28 Apr 2017

Mumbai: Survey declared Gateway of India's public toilet dirtiest

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation conducted its survey of pay-and-use toilets, and discovered that the public toilet at Gateway of India is one of the dirtiest.

138 Indian entries acknowledged by NASA in space settlement contest

13 Apr 2017

138 Indian entries acknowledged by NASA in space settlement contest

138 entries from Indian students, including individuals and groups, have been honoured at the NASA Ames Space Settlement Contest 2017.