Nigeria summons Indian envoy over attacks on students

Abuja/New Delhi , March 30

Nigeria has summoned the Indian envoy in Abuja to express displeasure over the attacks on Nigerian students in India and voiced concern that the incident was not the first of its kind, the country's Foreign Office said.

Number of Indian applicants at US varsities drops this year

Washington , March 27

The universities in the US have registered a decline in applications from Indian students following rising hate crimes and concerns over potential changes in visa policies by the Trump administration, according to a survey.

New Zealand school abolishes gendered uniforms

Wellington , March 21

A New Zealand primary school has abolished gendered uniforms for its pupils and replaced them with shorts, a kilt and trousers that can be worn by either sex, a media report said on Tuesday.

Eight injured in French school shooting, teen held

Paris , March 16

A 17-year-old student has been arrested after opening fire in a school in the southern French town of Grasse, injuring eight persons and prompting the government to issue a terror warning.