SCHOOL KIDS

  • HC slams Delhi government on its policy for giving uniforms to EWS kids September 18, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Thursday slammed the "insensitive" city government for its "wonky policy" with regard to providing uniforms to children of economically weaker sections studying in private schools, saying it will create a "class divide" among children as well as "change their moral fabric". "Your policies are...
  • 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 performanceenhancing 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 April 30, 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 studycumpleasure 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: 19yearold boy strangulated by friends March 23, 2012

    New Delhi: Nineteenyearold 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 5yearold maitr. Old teaching methods always bored him. Now, like any other kid he learns numbers, rhymes, alphabets but Maitr does it the hightech 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 Polices 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...