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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.

Sep 20, 2015, 15:26 PM IST
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.

May 27, 2015, 09:42 AM IST

How later school start times may help alleviate insufficient sleep in teens

A new research has suggested that school start time is associated with greater sleep duration which may help to alleviate current cases of insufficient sleep in US youths.

May 24, 2015, 18:31 PM IST

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May 09, 2015, 20:46 PM IST

Dantewada: PM Modi indulges in jamming session with school kid

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday enjoyed a jamming session with a school kid in naxal-affected Dantewada district of Chhattisgarh.

May 09, 2015, 18:28 PM IST

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May 09, 2015, 18:20 PM IST

Mumbai: School kids plan to use plastic waste in roads construction

Mumbai: School kids plan to use plastic waste in roads construction.

Jan 31, 2015, 10:00 AM IST

Let schoolkids play first, eat later

Holding recess before lunch increases fruit and vegetable consumption and decreases waste among schoolchildren, finds a study.

Jan 13, 2015, 13:31 PM IST

25 school kids hospitalised after eating mid-day meal in MP

Twenty five students of a government school in Dharampuri village in the district were on Tuesday hospitalised as they complained of health problems after consuming food under the mid-day meal scheme.

Nov 25, 2014, 22:13 PM IST

PIL in Delhi HC on protecting school kids from sexual abuse

A PIL has been filed in the Delhi High Court seeking directions to the Centre to lay down norms to prevent sexual abuse of school-going children in the national capital.

Sep 27, 2014, 18:41 PM IST

DNA: Analysis of PM Narendra Modi's Japan plan

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to embark on a five-day visit to Japan, a country that in his words offers “immense scope for cooperation”.

Aug 29, 2014, 23:51 PM IST

Delhi Police reaches out to schoolkids with special I-Day exercise

Around 700 schoolchildren were invited by Delhi Police to visit police stations in north Delhi on Independence Day as part of an exercise to promote a positive and people-friendly image of the force and also to familiarise them with its functioning.

Aug 17, 2014, 09:18 AM IST

At least 20 kids fall ill after drinking water in Bihar school

At least six children fainted and 20 fell ill Monday after drinking water at a school in Bihar`s Bhojpur district, an official said. All were out of danger after receiving medical treatment.

Aug 04, 2014, 14:00 PM IST

Little exercise boosts attention span of poor school kids

Just 12 minutes of exercise can improve attention and reading comprehension in low income adolescents, says a new study, suggesting that schools serving low income populations should work brief bouts of exercise into their daily schedules.

Jun 14, 2014, 18:09 PM IST

Akshay wants martial arts training compulsory for school kids

Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar, who studied martial arts in Thailand, today urged the government to make this mandatory in Indian schools too as it is crucial for self defence.

Apr 28, 2014, 15:56 PM IST

Mindfulness can reduce stress among school going kids

A new study has found that mindfulness - a mental training that develops sustained attention that can change the ways people think, act and feel - could reduce symptoms of stress and depression and promote wellbeing among school children.

Jun 20, 2013, 10:47 AM IST

ADHD diagnoses among schoolkids rise by 53pc in past decade

About 6.4 million children have received diagnosis for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) at some point — an increase of 16 percent since 2007 and 53 percent in the past decade — according to new data released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Apr 02, 2013, 15:31 PM IST

Jharkhand: Naxals using school kids as human shields

Tribal children in Jharkhand are continued to be misled by the red rebels to strengthen their numbers and to use them as human shields.

Feb 25, 2013, 13:34 PM IST

UP: Four kids die as school van collides with bus

Four school children and their van driver were killed and 12 others injured this morning when their vehicle collided with a roadways bus near Malesia village here at state highway 51, police said.

Jan 29, 2013, 14:51 PM IST