School Children

  • Pakistan: Truck hits school bus, 17 children dead 16-01-2014 08:37 AM

    Islamabad: A truck slammed into a bus bringing school children home from an outing in southern Pakistan on Wednesday, killing at least 17 pupils and three adults, police said. "It was a head-on collision when the truck slammed into the school van on a single track dirt road. Apparently, speeding...
  • Nita Ambani's Uttarakhand visit brings hope for school children 28-09-2013 07:13 PM

    Uttarakhand: Nita Ambani, the founder and chairperson of Dhirubhai Ambani International School visited Rudraprayag Saturday to monitor the work that was being done by the Reliance group, three months after the state of Uttarakhand was wrecked by a massive flood. Nita, who is believed to have a soft corner for...
  • CJ Show: Your Videos and pictures 19-08-2013 11:47 AM

    This week, we feature the videos and pictures that you sent into ibncj.com. We have pics of rain fury, overcrowded railways platform in Mumbai and some of them of children begging on streets and other children related issues from across the country. ...
  • NDMC mid day meal samples fail calorie, protein tests again 30-07-2013 02:48 AM

    The mid day meal samples of North Delhi Municipal Corporation have once again failed to pass the calorie and protein test, four months after the problem was first discovered. According to information made available to the Standing Committee on Monday, only six out of 36 samples passed the test for...
  • Face The People: Should 18 become the legal age for drinking? 16-07-2013 11:58 PM

    A pub in Gurgaon's DT City Mall is in trouble after police found that alcohol was being served to school children. At the time of the raid, 115 people between ages of 15 and 20 were present in the pub and consuming alcohol. ...
  • Students caught consuming liquor: Gurgaon pub owner taken into custody 15-07-2013 03:17 PM

    New Delhi: The police are looking to have the licence cancelled of a pub in Gurgaon's DT City Mall after they found that alcohol was being served to over a 100 school children there. At the time of the raid, 115 people between ages of 15 and 20 were present...
  • Gurgaon: Over 100 school children caught consuming liquor at a pub 15-07-2013 09:31 AM

    New Delhi: A pub in Gurgaon's DT City Mall is in trouble after police found that alcohol was being served to school children. At the time of the raid, 115 people between ages of 15 and 20 were present in the pub and consuming alcohol. The legal age for drinking...
  • Northeast Chief Ministers advocate awareness on AIDS 08-06-2013 04:09 AM

    Guwahati: With some of the northeastern states still having higher adult HIV and AIDS prevalence rates than the national average, three chief ministers on Friday advocated higher awareness of the disease in rural areas and among school children. At the North East Regional Consultation on HIV/AIDS organised by Forum of...
  • Delhi: 2 arrested for showing porn clips to children 10-05-2013 08:11 AM

    New Delhi: The driver and helper of a South Delhi school were arrested on Thursday for allegedly molesting children on board and making them watch pornographic clips, the police said. Mohammad Shamim and Asgar Ali were arrested in Hauz Khas after a complaint was received that they made school children...
  • Pramerica spirit of community awards 05-05-2013 11:30 PM

    Pramerica spirit of community awards seeks to identify and recognize school children who are doing social service in their free time and making meaningful contributions. ...
  • Third of UK children think Einstein is a reality TV star 29-10-2012 03:35 PM

    London: A third of primary school children in the UK believe Albert Einstein is a reality TV star and one-fourth of them think Stephen Hawking is a hairdresser, a new study has found. However, 68 per cent were correctly able to identify Mark Zuckerberg as the founder of social networking...
  • Ambala: 10 children killed in bus-truck collision 02-01-2012 12:55 PM

    Ambala: Ten children on their way to school were killed and 23 others were injured when the bus carrying them collided head-on with a truck amid heavy fog on Saha-Shahabad road near here this morning. Police said visibility was poor due to a thick blanket of fog in the area...
  • Thane: 44 children injured in road mishap 29-12-2011 08:26 AM

    Thane: Over 40 children were injured on Wednesday night when a school bus carrying them hit a road divider and turned turtle near Lonavala, police said. A female teacher accompanying the students and the driver of the vehicle also suffered critical injuries, they said. According to officials, the children were...
  • CJ: fight for proper mid-day meal in Andhra Pradesh 06-08-2011 10:13 PM

    Chaitanya turned citizen journalist to expose plight of school children due to corruption. ...
  • Bangladesh: 43 school children killed in accident 11-07-2011 09:27 PM

    Dhaka: In a tragic accident, at least 43 school children were killed and over 30 others missing after a over crowded truck carrying them plunged into a canal near Bangladesh's southeastern port city of Chittagong on Monday. Police and witnesses said that the truck carrying an estimated 75 primary school...
  • Teenager dropped from school, commits suicide 18-02-2011 04:38 PM

    New Delhi: Apparently depressed over being dropped out of school for not paying the fees, a teenager on Friday committed suicide by hanging himself at his house in Uttam Nagar in west Delhi. Aljin Varghese, a student of class VIII in Adarsh Public School, was found hanging in his room...
  • Kerala: Van falls into canal, 4 children dead 17-02-2011 10:38 AM

    Thiruvananthapuram: A school van fell into a canal in Kerala's capital Thiruvananthapuram on Thursday morning killing four children and a woman. The van belonged to Little Hearts School. The woman was employed as an attendant by the school. The children and the woman were taken out from the Parvathi Puthanar...
  • 150 kids fall ill after taking vitamin shots 28-08-2010 10:14 AM

    A second government health blunder in less than two weeks. 150 school children fall sick after being administered vitamin shots in Haryana. ...
  • Calling school kids: Doodle for Google and win awards 21-08-2009 04:21 AM

    The projects can win awards for participants and schools. ...
  • CJ: Cleaning up beaches post Ganpati immersion 10-09-2008 12:15 AM

    Mumbai's beaches are facing the risk of pollution post-festival. ...
  • Bus falls into Narmada canal, 41 children die | In Pics 16-04-2008 09:47 AM

    Napier: Pacemen Chris Martin and Doug Bracewell shared 13 wickets as New Zealand bowled out Zimbabwe for 51 and 143 on Saturday to win the one-off Test by an innings and 301 runs — its biggest-ever victory margin. The home side began the third day by extending its first innings...
  • Delhi school kids enjoy second winter break 30-01-2008 11:23 PM

    London: Sri Lankan seamer Farveez Maharoof has insisted that the team is not distracted by reports that batsman Upul Tharanga failed a dope test during the World Cup, saying the players have not even discussed the matter as they are focussed on the ongoing Test series against England. Tharanga is...
  • Five children die as leaking LPG sets school van on fire 29-01-2008 12:35 AM

    Johannesburg: Retired Proteas paceman Makhaya Ntini has been appointed as Cricket South Africa's first Cricket Development Ambassador. Ntini said he was excited to take up the challenge as he embarks on his crusade to develop cricket in his home province of Eastern Cape. "I am very happy to continue working...
  • 6 school kids shot at, injured in Las Vegas 12-12-2007 06:59 PM

    Dhaka: Security forces staged a mock emergency drill after a controlled blast at a stadium in the Bangladesh capital of Dhaka on Thursday which will host the opening ceremony for the cricket World Cup on February 17. Bangladesh meet India in the opening match two days later at the Shere...
  • 4 suicides in 3 days: What's killing Mumbai teens? 07-12-2007 02:17 PM

    Karachi: Pakistan Sports Minister Ijaz Hussain Jakhrani believes that flamboyant all-rounder Shahid Afridi is the best man to lead Pakistan in the forthcoming Cricket World Cup in the subcontinent. Jakhrani threw his weight behind Afridi while speaking to the media here, insisting that the all-rounder had the capability to inspire...