Last Updated: Tuesday, January 14, 2014, 17:44
Despite facing nationwide criticism over death of 23 children after having the midday meal last year, Bihar now secured the fifth position among best performing states.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 22, 2013, 20:23
A school principal and her husband have been charged with murder in the chargesheet filed by police in a local court in the midday meal tragedy in a village primary school in Bihar`s Saran district in July in which 23 students died.
Last Updated: Monday, October 21, 2013, 11:11
A chargesheet was filed on Monday against a Bihar school principal and her husband for the deaths of 23 children who ate contaminated mid day meal, police said.
Last Updated: Saturday, July 27, 2013, 12:23
Manoj Kumar Chaudhary of primary school at Maudhiara village in Rohtas had kept the pesticide, Thymet, on the rack where the utensils had been kept.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 24, 2013, 23:36
Nitish Kumar hit out at his critics for attacking him for keeping mum on the mid-day meal tragedy tragedy.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 24, 2013, 22:02
National Human Rights Commission on Wednesday issued sought action taken report from Bihar government.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 24, 2013, 12:46
Three lakh school teachers in Bihar have decided to boycott the mid-day meal scheme from July 25 to get rid of non-academic work.
Last Updated: Saturday, July 20, 2013, 14:39
The Bihar government will attach the property of Meena Devi, absconding principal of the government primary school in Saran district.
Last Updated: Friday, July 19, 2013, 09:07
The forensic report on Bihar mid-day meal deaths is expected to be out on Friday even as the toll climbed to 23.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 18, 2013, 14:51
Post-mortem reports on 23 children who died after eating a mid-day meal in Bihar confirmed that insecticide was either in the food or cooking oil.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 17, 2013, 16:03
The NCPCR on Wednesday called for closer monitoring of the mid-day meal scheme while expressing shock over the death of 21 children after consuming poisoned meal at a school in Bihar.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 16, 2013, 20:07
In a tragic incident, at least eleven children died and over forty were taken ill after eating infected midday meal at a government school in Saran district on Tuesday.
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