Last Updated: Thursday, July 10, 2014, 14:26
Taking suo moto cognisance of media reports that 22 students of a government school took ill after allegedly consuming mid-day meal, NHRC Thursday issued a notice to Delhi government and sought a report on the matter.
Last Updated: Saturday, July 05, 2014, 17:23
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.
Last Updated: Friday, July 04, 2014, 22:11
In two cases of mid-day meal poisoning, NHRC`s persistence resulted in payment of a sum of Rs 1.60 lakh as monetary relief to three victims by Madhya Pradesh government and ten by the Delhi administration.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014, 21:58
Twelve students of a government school here, aged between five and 12, were admitted to a hospital Thursday afternoon when they complained of stomach ache after their mid-day meal, police said.
Last Updated: Monday, June 16, 2014, 23:11
National Human Rights Commission on Monday issued a notice to the Delhi government, seeking a report on the alleged irregularities in distribution of mid-day meal at Aanganwadi centres.
Last Updated: Friday, May 02, 2014, 14:50
At least 40 children fell ill Friday after having their mid-day meal at a government school in Bihar`s Rohtas district, officials said. The students are now out of danger.
Last Updated: Monday, March 10, 2014, 13:02
The headmistress of a government school has been suspended as over 80 students fell ill after eating Mid-Day Meal (MDM) in Kendrapara district.
Last Updated: Saturday, March 01, 2014, 21:00
In a significant order, the Bombay High Court has asked the Maharashtra Government not to impose the burden of managing mid-day meal scheme for students on teachers, calling it "non-educational work".
Last Updated: Friday, February 07, 2014, 12:30
More than 18 years after it was rolled out in Meghalaya, the mid-day meal scheme has failed to keep children in schools or provide dietary nutrition - the two objectives of the centrally-sponsored scheme.
Last Updated: Friday, December 20, 2013, 21:03
The NHRC on Friday sought reports from the Education department of Bihar and Sheohar district administration on the issue of 55 children falling sick allegedly after consuming mid-day meal.
Last Updated: Friday, December 20, 2013, 12:12
Maharashtra government has told the Bombay High Court it would frame new rules related to mid-day meal for students in aided schools.
Last Updated: Friday, November 22, 2013, 20:16
A dead rat was among the things served up as part of the children`s mid-day meal Friday at a government school in the Bihar capital, police said Friday.
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