August 03, 2020 12:56 pm
New Education Policy: "Children are unable to learn optimally when they are undernourished or unwell," NEP mentioned
July 14, 2019 4:11 pm
The Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD) has also issued guidelines on quality, safety and hygiene in school-level kitchens to all the states and the UTs.
July 26, 2018 1:57 am
Thirty-seven food samples collected from mid-day meals served in North Corporation schools in 2017-18 were below the specified calorie and protein content, as per figures from the civic body.
January 09, 2018 6:15 pm
The students were also found studying in the open, with no proper water facilities forcing them to drink canal water from a trench.
June 28, 2017 1:10 pm
In the Mid Day Meal scheme proforma, which is put in public domain by the State Education Department, it is mentioned that “instructions have been issued to all the heads of the institutions to involve mothers of the students for tasting the meal before serving to students."
March 06, 2017 11:56 am
India has one of the world’s highest demographics of children suffering from malnutrition. The government's responsibility should be to feed them, not arm-twist them into getting an Aadhaar Card.
August 05, 2014 1:30 am
The civic body’s plan to supply 15 tonnes of chikki daily to 1,170 primary municipal schools across Mumbai.
December 23, 2013 2:10 am
School stops scheme; claims number of students who took ill inflated
November 26, 2013 5:39 am
The scheme,however,requires schools to provide nutritious,wholesome meals.
October 20, 2013 1:14 am
Fear amongst these teachers arose after the rape of an Assam teacher.