Bihar mid-day meal

Bihar mid-day meal tragedy: Snake-like reptile found in food, 54 students fall ill

In a tragic incident, at least 54 children fell ill on Saturday after having their mid-day meal at a government school in Bihar`s Sitamarhi district, officials said.

Jul 05, 2014, 17:23 PM IST

55 students fall ill after mid-day meal in Bihar

At least 55 children fell ill Tuesday after having their mid-day meal at a government school in Bihar, officials said. The students are now out of danger.

Dec 17, 2013, 22:45 PM IST

Bihar mid-day meal deaths: School principal denied bail

A Bihar court on Wednesday rejected the bail plea of the principal of a school where 23 children died after eating contaminated food in July.

Sep 04, 2013, 23:21 PM IST

15 students and a teacher fall ill after eating mid-day meal in Bihar

Fifteen students and a teacher were taken ill on Wednesday after eating mid-day meal at a primary school under Chandi block in Bihar`s Nalanda district, an official said.

Aug 07, 2013, 14:40 PM IST

Mid-day meal tragedy: Absconding school principal arrested

Eight days after the mid-day meal tragedy which claimed the lives of 23 children, police on Wednesday arrested the absconding school principal.

Jul 24, 2013, 16:38 PM IST

Bihar mid-day meal tragedy: JD(U) team backs CM`s conspiracy theory

A fact-finding team of ruling JD(U) that visited the village in Saran district where mid-day meal tragedy left 23 children dead, on Tuesday backed Chief Minister Nitish Kumar`s conspiracy theory behind the incident.

Jul 23, 2013, 18:40 PM IST

WHO had asked India to ban toxin that killed children

The pesticide that killed 23 schoolchildren last week is a nerve poison banned by many countries because of what the World Health Organisation (WHO) describes as its "high acute toxicity".

Jul 22, 2013, 19:46 PM IST

Mid-day meal norms to be painted on school walls

Bihar government plans to provide printed instructions to school principals about food quality besides painting the norms on the schools walls.

Jul 21, 2013, 16:11 PM IST

Noon meal in schools: Kerala Govt issues guidelines

Kerala Government has issued a set of guidelines to ensure that good quality food cooked in hygienic conditions is served to children in schools.

Jul 21, 2013, 14:48 PM IST

Mid-day meal case: Congress refrains from attacking Nitish

Congress on Wednesday refrained from making any direct attack on Nitish Kumar-led govt in Bihar over the mid-day meal deaths of 22 school children.

Jul 17, 2013, 22:10 PM IST

Paswan demands Nitish`s resignation, probe by HC judge

LJP leader Ram Vilas Paswan on Wednesday demanded the resignation of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar.

Jul 17, 2013, 19:10 PM IST