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Bhubaneswar, Jun 17 (PTI) The executive council meeting of Mo School initiative on Thursday approved projects worth Rs 103 crore, official sources said.

.Hungary
Hungarian government moves against the homosexuality, sex change and LGBTQ community. (Photo credit: Representational Image/Unsplash)

  • Hungarian ruling party seeks to ban "promotion" of homosexuality
  • If it becomes law then it would ban educational programs and publicity of LGBT groups.
  • Hungary banned adoption by the same-sex couple last year

.Texas, USA
30-year-old woman was arrested for posing as her daughter at a local Texas middle school. (Photo credit: Youtube/@CaseyGarcia)

  • Casey Garcia dyed her hair and dressed up as a teenager
  • Garcia attended classes as Julie and even interacted with teachers and staff
  • She was arrested for criminal trespassing and tampering with government records

.Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
High Court ordered for necessary amendments to be made to the policies to include the LGBTQIA community in schools and colleges. (Photo Credit: Representational Image/Unsplash)

  • The judgment came after a plea was made by a homosexual couple asking for protection from their relatives
  • Court also suggested changes in the school curriculum to create awareness among students on LGBTQ
  • Court suggested PTA to be used to normalise issues of gender and LGBTQIA community among parents

215 pairs of shoes were arranged on the steps of the Kamloops courthouse as a gesture for the kids who died. (Photo Credit: AFP)

  • Remains of 215 children were found in unmarked graves
  • The school was located in western British Columbia, Canada
  • Out of the 150,000 students in a total of 139 schools, at least 4,100 died

.British Columbia, Canada
The children were students at the Kamloops Indian Residential School in British Columbia. (Photo Credit: Representative Image/Unsplash)

  • The residential school was shut down in 1978, and the causes and timings of the deaths are unknown  
  • First Nation has been working with museum specialists to find out more about the remains
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said that it was a "painful reminder" of a "shameful" history

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
A photo from last year when CBSE Class 12 results were declared. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • Students await a verdict on the CBSE Class 12 Board Exam 2021
  • Twitter has been flooded with memes and jokes with hashtag #CancelExamsSaveStudents
  • A conclusion has not been reached on the matter said Ramesh Pokhriyal

.Paris, France
Several people were killed Tuesday at a shootout in a high school in the central Russian city of Kazan. (Photo Credit: Representative Image/Unsplash)

  • Two former pupils shoot dead eight people at a high school near Brazil's Suzano on March 13
  • An 18-year-old gunman kills 20 people including 9 children at a technical college in Crimea in October, 2018
  • 10 people, including 8 students, are killed when 17-year-old student opens fire in his school in Santa Fe, Texas

.Kazan, Russia
The shooting took place at a high school in Kazan, Russia. (Photo credit: Unsplash)

  • Nine people were killed in a high school shooting in Russia's Kazan
  • News agencies reported that eight schoolchildren and a teacher were killed in the attack
  • Spokespersons for police and the emergencies ministry refused to comment

.Kabul, Afghanistan
An injured school student is transported to a hospital after a bomb explosion near a school in west of Kabul, on Saturday. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • The bomb attack was carried out in an area of Kabul populated largely by the Shiite Hazara community
  • A car bomb had exploded on Saturday in front of the Sayed Al-Shuhada School on Saturday
  • More than 100 people were wounded and most victims were female students