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Suman Bhattacharjea | Worrisome trends over kids’ education, future

Data from the recently released ASER 2021 report suggests that we have an uphill battle ahead

19 Nov 2021 1:29 AM

Report: over 600 bodies found at Indigenous school in Canada

The bodies were discovered at the Marieval Indian Residential School, which operated from 1899 to 1997

25 Jun 2021 11:02 AM

‘How come small vehicles, autos ferrying children’

A division bench helmed by Justice Naresh Patil was hearing a public interest litigation.

04 Oct 2018 1:14 AM

South Korea bans coffee in schools

Selling highly caffeinated drinks to students in schools has already been banned since 2013.

31 Aug 2018 1:39 PM

Suspended BJP leader accused of crushing 9 children to death surrenders

According to reports, suspended BJP leader Manoj Baitha will be produced in a court later in the day.

28 Feb 2018 10:39 AM


Bihar: At least 9 dead, 20 injured as speeding Bolero runs over school children

The heart-rending incident occurred under Minapur police station area, when the school got over and the children were returning home.

24 Feb 2018 4:16 PM

Killed Muslims, burnt Dalits, now targeting kids: Kejriwal condemns attack

Kejriwal said people involved in Wednesday's incident should be given, 'harsher than the punishment Lord Rama had given to Ravana'.

25 Jan 2018 3:36 PM

Mumbai: 4 dead as boat with 40 school children on board capsizes in sea

Twenty-five children have been rescued so far.

13 Jan 2018 1:28 PM

30,000 children hit streets to clean city

The 2,500-strong workforce of health department actively participated in the drive by removing garbage, from lanes, bye-lanes and roadside.

24 Dec 2017 1:20 AM

Schoolkids’ formation shows ills of pollution

The aim was to create awareness about the ill-effects of air pollution and also to generate people’s attention.

24 Dec 2017 1:13 AM


5,300 kids set Guinness record by forming largest human lung

Event organised by NGO Lung Care Foundation and Petronet LNG was lauded by President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

23 Dec 2017 6:45 PM

Parents feel reducing weight of bags is important, fear for health of kids

In institutes like Gurukul for instance, students do not have to carry books to school.

24 Nov 2017 2:02 AM

Bengaluru man adopts 6 schools as tribute to his late daughter

Simple words cause big change.

29 Aug 2017 6:05 PM

‘Blue Whale’ kids counselled in UP

The deadly Blue Whale game has caught the fancy of school children in Lucknow.

19 Aug 2017 1:24 AM

Panic disorders rising among children, says AIIMS

The doctors at AIIMS say another cause for anxiety and stress levels is kids being hooked online and on social media which causes depression.

30 Jul 2017 2:59 AM


Bullies push 7-yr-old boy’s head on metal pole, school says minor injury

In another incident, the bullies had also stamped on the boy’s head.

10 Apr 2017 2:00 PM

Rural students woefully lacking in math skills: Economic survey

Almost 80 per cent (79.7) of Class 5 students are not able to solve simple division sums.

20 Mar 2017 11:52 AM