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Dec 08, 2018
Teacher in Gurugram school suspended for taping mouths of two LKG students to keep them quiet during classA woman teacher of a private school in Gurugram was suspended for allegedly putting sellotape across the mouths of two LKG children.
Oct 29, 2018
Breathing polluted air kills 600000 children under 15 every year: UN ReportPolluted air can impair a child's cognitive development, trigger asthma & childhood cancer: WHO.
Oct 27, 2018
Delhi Police holds peace meeting in area where eight-year-old madrasa student died in a scuffleA day after an eight-year-old madrasa student died during a scuffle between two groups of minor boys in south Delhi, police held a peace meeting in the area to thwart attempts to communalise the situation.
Oct 18, 2018
Poshan Abhiyaan: Four reasons why the National Nutrition Mission has the potential to drastically reduce malnutritionIndia has had many of the Poshan Abhiyaan building blocks in place for some time.
Sep 28, 2018
Primary health centres, primary schools, anganwadi centres in Jammu and Kashmir to be run by panchayats after local body electionsFor the first time, primary health centres, primary schools and anganwadi centres in Jammu and Kashmir will come under the administrative control of the panchayats when elections to the local body will be completed next month, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Friday.
Sep 25, 2018
Measles Rubella vaccines to administer over 3.85 lakh children across JammuSchools across Jammu district have coordinated with the chief medical officer (CMO).
Sep 20, 2018
India has 97% children enrolled in school, but teaching them basic skills is the next challenge: ReportIn 2000, when the Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan was launched in India, almost one in five children, was not enrolled in primary school.
Sep 04, 2018
Children who lie at young age tend to develop better cognitive abilities, says University of Toronto studyChildren who lie early in their life tend to have much better cognitive abilities, a study claims.
Aug 14, 2018
RTI response reveals BRD Medical College in Gorakhpur ran out of oxygen cylinders before 60 children died during treatmentThe RTI was filed by activist Sanjay Sharma who claimed that the state was covering up their missteps relating to the tragedy, where over 60 children died.
Aug 05, 2018
From Raza's canvases to Husain's masterpieces, children must be taught early to appreciate art, say expertsWestern countries encourage art appreciation for young children as their artistic communities recognise them as an audience early on. In India, this is still at its nascent stages but the recent past shows that it’s a trend that is surely picking up.