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.

16 children injured in electric shock in school

 Sixteen children were on Wednesday injured when they received electric shock at the gate of a government primary school in Chhattisgarh's Koriya district, a senior police officer said.

Two school children crushed to death by speeding truck in UP

Two school children were crushed to death and seven others injured by a speeding truck on Delhi-Dehradun National Highway this morning, police said.

At least 50 Bihar kids fall ill after eating mid-day meal

 At least 50 children fell ill on Thursday after eating their mid-day meal at a government school in Bihar`s Patna district, officials said.

72 Bihar school children fall ill after mid-day meal

At least 72 children fell ill on Tuesday after having their mid-day meal at two government schools in Bihar, officials said.

Don't blame obesity for falling fitness level in kids!

 Child fitness levels are falling at an even faster rate than earlier feared - and this time there is evidence it has nothing to do with obesity, shows a study.

School children joyous over meeting PM at Rajpath on Yoga Day
School children joyous over meeting PM at Rajpath on Yoga Day

It was a joyous day for hundreds of school children participating in the International Yoga Day who were as excited to be part of the mega event at Rajpath as they were to meet Prime Minister Narender Modi.

At least 24 Bihar school children fall ill after mid-day meal

 At least 24 children fell ill on Friday after eating the mid-day meal at a government school in Bihar`s Khagaria district, officials said.

Peru road accident kills 16, mostly school children

At least 16 people, most of them school children, were killed when the truck they were riding in plunged into a ravine in central Peru, authorities reported on Monday.

Admission stress grips 86% of Std XII students: ASSOCHAM report

86% students of standard XII and 62.5% of standard X are fighting off nervousness and anxiety disorder according to a new ASSOCHAM report.

25 school children injured as vehicle overturns in Jaipur

At least 25 school children were injured on Monday, five of them critically, when the SUV carrying them overturned at Malwa village in Barmer district, police said.