29 Aug 2014
New Delhi: There is no proposal for supplying processed food under the midday meal programme, the HRD Ministry said.
21 Dec 2013
Itanagar: Regular monitoring and clean kitchens were among the recommendations given to the Arunachal Pradesh government by a Central team for carrying out the Midday Meal Scheme in schools in the state.
12 Sep 2013
Lakhimpur Kheri (UP): As many as 20 schoolchildren were taken ill on Wednesday after consuming mid-day meal at a primary school in the district's Mohammadi tehsil.
31 Oct 2015
Bhubaneswar: Impressed over the success of its cheap meal scheme 'Aahar' for urban poor, Odisha government today decided to extend the facility to all district headquarters and different industrial areas in a phased manner.
11 Sep 2013
Patna: The Nitish Kumar government on Tuesday approved a proposal to expand and strengthen committees in schools to supervise implementation of the free mid-day meal and other functions.
07 Jul 2016
Boston: People who often eat food prepared at home are less likely to suffer from type 2 diabetes than those who consume such meals less frequently, new research has claimed.
01 Oct 2015
New Delhi: The Central government has notified 'Mid Day Meal Rules, 2015' under the National Food Security Act. A statement issued by the HRD Ministry said that the National Food Security Act, 2013 (NFSA, 2013) contains provisions related to welfare schemes including Mid Day Meal Scheme.
10 Jun 2016
New Delhi: We all know that Saunf, or Fennel seeds serve as a mouth freshener, but this is not all about it. Apart from being a flavouring agent, it is a medical herb too. It helps in the digestion process and also aids in treating bloating and heartburn.
26 Aug 2016
Bhubaneswar: After a tribal man's 10-km walk with his wife's body on his shoulder drew widespread flak, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday launched "Mahaprayan" scheme to help the bereaved transport the bodies of their kin from hospitals to their residences.