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180 school children fall sick after taking tablets in Bihar on National Deworming Day: Report

At least 180 school children in Bihar took ill after they were administered deworming Albendazole tablets on Wednesday.

Watch: School children in Pakistan being trained how to operate guns, defuse bombs

Watch: School children in Pakistan being trained how to operate guns, defuse bombs

As part of a new government directive, hundreds of school children in Pakistan are being imparted weapons and bomb training in order to prepare them for a possible terrorist attack in future.

Himachal Pradesh to aware students on safe Diwali

The Himachal Pradesh fire department has launched an awareness campaign, focusing school children, for safe Diwali, an official said here on Monday.

Boko Haram attacks force 12,000 pupils from Niger schools: UN

151 schools with a total of 12,631 pupils had closed due to "insecurity that has sparked the absence of teachers and panic in the population".

Underage children forced to do labour work for primary school in Faizabad, UP

Watch how underage children are forced to work for Primary School in Faizabad, UP.

Children falling ill due to lack of sleep

00 am and for those children aged 16 years, schools should open at 10:00 am.

School timings adversely affect physical, mental growth of kids: Study

School timings adversely affect physical, mental growth of kids: Study

In a latest research, a British scientist has found that school timings are depriving children of much-needed sleep as they start early which puts an adverse affect on their physical and mental growth.

Delhi government asks students to cover up to avoid dengue

To protect children from dengue, the Delhi government on Tuesday issued directions to schools across the city to ensure that for next one month the students attend schools wearing clothes which fully cover them.

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.

Sub-committee formed to bring out of school children into mainstream education

In order to bring out-of-school children into the mainstream education, government has decided to set up panel to frame a proposal in this regard.

Centre proposes guidelines to make school bags lighter

To make the school bags of students lighter, a set of guidelines has been proposed by the Centre suggesting steps such as well-designed timetables and use of child-friendly rucksacks.

NDMC trains school children about dengue prevention

With an aim of training school children about various measures to prevent Dengue and Chikunguniya, the New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) Wednesday organised a rally for civic body-run Navyug schools.

Is your child's school maintaining proper sanitation facilities? Here’s how you can check

Is your child's school maintaining proper sanitation facilities? Here’s how you can check

For any parent, their child is the source of biggest happiness and worry; more so when it comes to small children.

Most mothers spend the better part of their best years taking care of their offspring. From food to healthcare to sanitation, there's nothing a mother leaves to chance.

Two Gurgaon minors held for raping classmate

Two minors have been taken into custody for allegedly raping a fellow student after abducting her from school, police said on Saturday.

Heavy backpacks leading to kids' back bone problems: Experts

Over 60 percent of schoolchildren with heavy back packs have been found to be suffering from back bone and muscle problems, neck pain and also slouched postures, according to health experts.

Demand for English: Parents block Goa roads, stone buses

Several parents in Goa Friday blocked the main roads and bridges across the state and allegedly pelted some buses with stones while demanding English to be made the medium of instruction and government grants for every academic year.

Two school children killed in Jharkhand as train engine hits van

Two school children were killed and four others injured when a train engine rammed into their van at an unmanned railway crossing in Jharkhand's Lohardaga district on Thursday.

Schoolbags in this Indian state will now have weight limit

Children struggling under the weight of an oversized schoolbag is a common sight the world over, but now one Indian state has ordered parents to ensure kids lighten their load.