School children recount the horror of Peshawar attack

School children recount the horror of Peshawar attack

Peshawar school attack: Over hundred killed so far

According to the latest update, the death toll has reached 104, in the Army school terror attack at Peshawar in Pakistan.

Pakistan: Students killed as Taliban take hundreds hostage at Army school

An Army school in Peshawar's cantonment area has been attacked by six terrorists on Tuesday morning. According to reports, the terrorists are holding some 500 students and children hostage.

UK Govt funds anti-radicalisation workshops in schools

The UK government has sanctioned funds to conduct anti-radicalisation workshops including theatre for school children in Birmingham, which had been at the heart of "Trojan Horse" plot by Islamist extremists to take control of the school curriculum.

Five children injured as school bus falls into drain in Rajasthan

Five children were injured when a school bus carrying 30 students lost balance and fell into a drain near Thikeriykalan village of the district on Monday morning, police said.

29 children hospitalised after consuming mid-day meal in Chhattisgarh

At least 29 children were hospitalized on Saturday after consuming mid-day meal at a school in Chhattisgarh's Korba district.

Children hospitalised in Chhattisgarh after consuming mid-day meal

At least 29 children were hospitalized on Saturday after consuming mid-day meal at a school in Chhattisgarh's Korba district.

Van driver's negligence seems reason for mishap: Minister

 Negligence by the van driver appears to have led to its collision with the train near Mau in Uttar Pradesh which led to the death of six kindergarten students on Thursday, government told Parliament.

40 percent of Indian kids don't have healthy BMI: Study

A countrywide study showed that 40 percent of Indian kids do not have a healthy body mass index (BMI) and warned that the current generation was heading towards an “unhealthy future”.

Sleep-deprived schoolchildren run obesity risk

Children of mothers who work full time may not be getting the amount of sleep they need each night, placing them at higher risk of being overweight or obese within a year, finds research.

25 kids ill after eating mid-day meal, 15 after eating wild fruit in Bihar

 At least 25 children fell ill Saturday after having their mid-day meal at a government school in Bihar, while 15 fell ill on the same day after consuming wild fruit in a village, officials said.

Khushbir, Arpinder to run in Salwan Marathon as voluntteers
Khushbir, Arpinder to run in Salwan Marathon as voluntteers

Asian Games silver winner Khushbir Kaur, Commonwealth Games medallists Arpinder Singh and Mandeep Jangra will run as volunteers along with visually challenged school children at the 20th Salwan Cross Country Marathon Run here on November 2.

Changing school schedule could help kids perform better

Instead of forcing your teenager to wake up early for school, finding a way to start school late could be a better way to help him/her perform better, researchers believe.

Aamir Khan wants children to be focussed, hardworking
Aamir Khan wants children to be focussed, hardworking

Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan wants kids to be caring, hardworking and focused in their lives.

One in 10 school children overweight in NCR

One in every 10 school children in the National Capital Region (NCR) between 13 and 16 years of age is overweight and therefore at a risk of developing heart diseases, a survey said Sunday.

Six killed in accident, stampede at Chinese primary school

Six children were killed Friday and about two dozen injured in an accident and stampede at a primary school in southwestern China, authorities and reports said.

Hong Kong school children join student protest demanding democracy

Hundreds of school children joined university students demanding greater democracy on Friday, capping a week-long campaign that has seen a large cut-out depicting Hong Kong`s leader as the devil paraded through the city and calls for him to resign.

Man stabs four school kids to death in southern China

A knife-wielding man stabbed to death four primary school children in southern China on Friday, state media reported, the latest in a series of such attacks in recent years.

Kids eat good if parents went to college

A child's diet is likely to be decided by the education of the young one's parents, says a new study.

Schools in Jammu reopen after flood water recedes

Schools in Jammu and Kashmir reopened from today after flood water receded a bit.