ISKCON brushes aside charges, says ailing students ate from roadside stall

 An ISCKON centre here, which was booked after over 100 students were taken ill for allegedly consuming midday meal provided by it, on Sunday claimed that many of them had eaten snacks from a roadside stall prior to their regular lunch.

DM eats mid-day meal at Bihar school and helps widow get her job back

DM eats mid-day meal at Bihar school and helps widow get her job back

The widow, who has two minor children, had knocked at the doors of DM's office.

Insects found in midday meal for primary school children in UP

Insects were found in the midday meal served to children in a primary school in Sheetalpur area here following which a complaint has been lodged with the Basic Shiksha Adhikari.

Delhi: 34 students fall ill after eating midday meal

After consuming midday meal on Monday, 34 girl students of a government school in Jahangirpuri area were taken ill.

Nine girls of govt school fall ill after eating midday meal in Delhi

Nine students of a government school in Seelampur area here were taken ill after consuming mid-day meal.

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NHRC issues notice to Bihar govt over midday meal poisoning

National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued notice to Bihar government over reports that at least 72 children fell ill after having their midday meal in two government schools in the state.

Watch: Ranveer Singh in 'Hunger Ki Bajao' video!

Watch: Ranveer Singh in 'Hunger Ki Bajao' video!

More than often our Bollywood celebrities get involved in some social cause which helps in creating awareness in the society. The privilege of being a celebrity also brings with it the social responsibility of not shying away from humanitarian work.

'No irregularity in purchasing eggs for nutritious meal scheme in TN'

There was no irregularity in the purchase of eggs from private players for supplying to children in government and government-aided schools under the nutritious meal scheme across the state, Social Welfare Minister B Valarmathi informed the Tamil Nadu Assembly on Monday.

Uttarakhand CM launches mid-day meal scheme for elderly women

Uttarakhand government on Monday launched a scheme to provide mid-day meal to women in the state aged above 60.

No proposal for processed food under midday meal: HRD ministry

 There is no proposal for supplying processed food under the midday meal programme, the HRD Ministry today said. This clarification came in the wake of some media reports that during her meeting with HRD Minister Smriti Irani on August 26, PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi had discussed about the supply of processed food under the midday scheme.

Plight of midday workers raised in Rajya Sabha

The plight of workers serving midday meal in schools was raised in Rajya Sabha on Tuesday with a member demanding enhanced wages to them as they were currently paid a paltry sum as monthly honorarium.

Cooking cost under midday meal scheme raised

The cooking cost offered under the midday meal scheme by Haryana government to all primary and upper primary schools will be raised by 7.5 per cent from next month.

Regular monitoring recommended for Midday Meal scheme in AP

Regular monitoring and clean kitchens were among the recommendations given to the Arunachal Pradesh government by a Central team for carrying out the Midday Meal Scheme in schools in the state.

Four students taken ill after midday meal in Delhi

Four girl students aged between 10 to 12 years of a North Delhi Municipal Corporation in Auchandi village near Narela complained of stomach ache after having midday meal in a school and were admitted to a local hospital on Friday.

Principal, husband charged with murder in chargesheet in Bihar midday-meal tragedy

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.

Bihar mid-day meal tragedy: Chargesheet filed against principal

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.

125 school children taken ill after eating midday meals in UP

As many as 125 students of two government schools in Uttar Pradesh were taken ill after consuming midday meals on Wednesday.

Odisha: Girl dies after falling in hot mid-day meal curry cauldron

An eight-year-old girl student of a tribal residential school here died of burn injuries on Monday after she fell into a hot curry cauldron.