School Kids

  • School kids taking banned drugs to excel in sports: report September 24, 2013

    New Delhi: While Indian sports fight to erase the doping blot off its face, cases of school kids resorting to performance-enhancing drugs to excel in sports is on the rise, a report in the Hindustan Times said. The report in HT said the number of positive tests at school competitions...
  • Indian school kids to design Android apps August 25, 2013

    Bangalore: School students in the age group of 10-13 years will design mobile applications on Android platform in a countrywide contest. "Students from schools across the country will participate in the first all-India Android mobile applications (app) design competition," Global Discovery Academy's chief product officer Vipul Redey said here Saturday. "The contest...
  • Chennai kids to reach for the stars at NASA May 1, 2012

    Chennai: A batch of 750 students from four schools in the city are set to leave for the United States and Canada on a study-cum-pleasure tour for a fortnight from May 1 on what's already being lauded as a once in a lifetime opportunity as the kids are going to...
  • Delhi: 19-year-old boy strangulated by friends March 23, 2012

    New Delhi: Nineteen-year-old Ashish Kumar Garg left his home for a birthday party on Wednesday morning but never returned. He was drugged and strangulated by the very same friends who had invited him. Ashish's father Ashok Kumar Garg said, "I always used to ask him not meet these people. I guess...
  • Gunmen kill five Pakistani school children September 13, 2011

    Islamabad: Five school children were gunned down on Tuesday and five others injured in the outskirts of Peshawar city in northwest Pakistan on Tuesday after unidentified gunmen attacked a school van, police said. The gunmen targeted the van of a private school in Mattani area on Tuesday afternoon. Five children were killed...
  • Chinese PM interacts with Delhi school kids December 15, 2010

    Visiting Chinese premier Wen visited a Delhi school and met with students who want to learn more about China and even study mandarin. ...
  • Kindergarten kids get sex education May 27, 2010

    The lessons though are not about sexual intercourse but about understanding male and female bodies. ...
  • Old teaching methods give way to ipods for kids February 3, 2010

    Ipod can be the new learning tool for your kid. 21st century kids are now using mobile applications to learn. Meet 5-year-old maitr. Old teaching methods always bored him. Now, like any other kid he learns numbers, rhymes, alphabets- but Maitr does it the high-tech way. His school...
  • Chennai's new worrying trend, kids on bikes July 17, 2008

    Chennai: Police in Chennai have a new worry, many school kids in the city ride around town without licenses. But now the police is taking action, not just against them but their parents too. While observing just another school day end in a Chennai school, virtually every student seems to have...
  • Chennai cops fine minors riding bikes without license July 17, 2008

    Chennai: Chennai Police’s latest worry is school going kids on fast and furious motor bikes. The Police have started a crack down on kids who are riding without licenses and they are even fining parents for letting their kids get on to a motorbike without a license. It seems that nearly...