07 Jan 2015
Washington: Parents, please note. If you allow your children to sleep with smartphone, it is time to set 'curfew nights' for electronic devices. According to a study of more than 2,000 elementary and middle-school students, having a smartphone or tablet in the bedroom was associated with less weekday sleep and feeling sleepy in the daytime.
12 Jan 2015
Peshawar: Children streamed back to school across Pakistan on Monday in an anxious start to a new term following last month's massacre of 134 students at an army-run school in the volatile northwestern city of Peshawar.
14 Jul 2014
Khandwa(MP): Seven children were killed and nine others, including adults and minors, were injured in neighbouring Burhanpur district when boundary wall of a religious place collapsed due to heavy rains, police said on Monday.
30 Jan 2015
Jammu: Pakistani troops on Thursday night heavily shelled border hamlets and 8 Border outposts (BoPs) including Arnia town along International Border (IB) in Jammu district resulting in injuries to three persons.
02 Jan 2015
Burdwan: Two persons have been injured in a bomb blast at Borogoria village in Burdwan district, a police officer said on Friday.
11 Dec 2014
Azamgarh: At least 29 children were admitted to a hospital in Ishwarpur Pawni village in aulia area after consuming poisonous Jatropha fruits.
19 Jan 2015
Raiganj (WB): Sixteen students and two policemen were injured in two separate cases of college student union election violence in North Dinajpur district on Monday.
10 Jan 2015
Seoul: At least four people were killed and 100 injured Saturday in a fire that broke out in a 10-storey multi-purpose building in South Korea. The fire erupted in a building in Uijeongbu.
29 Dec 2014
Kolkata: Ace cinematographer Amitabh Singh is looking forward to his debut as director of a children's film 'Shortcut Safari', starring Jimmy Shergill. Amitabh, who had worked with 'Chillar Party' and Oscar-nominated 'The Good Road', focuses on saving greens in his film, where a gaggle of children lose their way in the forest of Dangs and come across a mythical forest saviour (Jimmy). The film is slated for nationwide release in theatres during the mid next year.
27 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Delhi government saturday came out with detailed guidelines for nursery admission of children belonging to economically weaker section (EWS) in private schools in the national capital for the academic year 2015-16.