Ban on high school students' political activity to end

/ Sep 15, 2015

Ban on high school students' political activity to end

Ending a ban started during the turbulent 1960s, high school students will be allowed to participate in political activities in line with the lowering of the voting age for national elections to 18, according to a draft version of a new education ministry guideline. In ...

Jul 12, 2015

Five Japanese students win awards at Physics Olympiad

All five Japanese students competing at this year's International Physics Olympiad in India won awards — a gold medal, two silvers and two bronzes, the education ministry said Sunday. The teenagers were taking part in the 46th annual physics competition in Mumbai that started July ...