02 Feb 2015
Meerut: In a shocking incident, 91 children absconded from a juvenile jail in Meerut during wee hours on Monday morning. However, 43 children were arrested by police during search operation.
13 Dec 2014
Dehradhun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat has announced that a state-level committee will be constituted to prepare a Detailed Project Report (DPR) on different projects of the state related to Union Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation.
13 Feb 2015
Anekal (Karna): Nine passengers were killed and 16 seriously injured when nine bogies of the Ernakulam-bound Express train from Bengaluru jumped off the track near here on Friday.
04 Feb 2015
Melbourne: Putting his weight behind injured Michael Clarke, Australia coach Darren Lehmann has said the 33-year-old batsman's recovery from a hamstring surgery is "ahead of schedule" and he will captain the national team in the upcoming cricket World Cup.
21 Jan 2015
United Nations: India has been able to decrease its number of out-of-school children by nearly 16 million between 2000 and 2012, driving the progress in South Asia, but it still has 1.4 million children not attending primary school, a United Nations report said.
04 Feb 2015
London: Britain on Wednesday created history by becoming the first country to legalise children conceived with DNA from three parents after lawmakers voted in favour of the controversial procedure that sparked a fierce ethical debate with senior Church figures.
02 Feb 2015
Ghaziabad: District police have rescued 326 children from various places in the second phase of "Operation Smile", an initiative to trace missing children which culminated on January 31, a senior official said on Monday.
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.
17 Jan 2015
Varanasi: With the "Science on Wheels" programme, children in rural Uttar Pradesh would now have the opportunity to imbibe the concepts of gravity and eclipses outside the conventional class room set-up.
12 Feb 2015
Washington: Children living in cities with significant air pollution are at an increased risk for detrimental impacts to the brain, including short-term memory loss and lower IQ, a new study has found.