Midday Meal
West Bengal  /  Published 16.01.23

Axe on 3 for dead rats in midday meal rice

On January 11, some guardians demonstrated at Bidyanandapur Primary School, which has 146 students and three teachers...
By Soumya De Sarkar in Malda

West Bengal  /  Published 14.01.23

Central team coming to Bengal to audit mid-day meal scheme

Nutritionists, officers to visit state in January, barely week after BJP leader Suvendu Adhikari wrote to the Union education minister...
By Sougata Mukhopadhyay in Calcutta

India  /  Published 19.07.22

Centre justifies poor pay of midday meal workers

Cook-cum-helpers hired under the scheme receive a monthly 'honorarium' of Rs 1,000 for 10 months a year...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

News  /  Published 21.05.22

Role of community vital to curb trafficking

Anti-Trafficking in Persons Conclave hosted at the American Center by the US consulate general sees participants share success stories...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

India  /  Published 24.03.22

Odisha to resume midday meal from April

Schools will also provide iron-folic acid tablets once a week to students from Classes I to VI...
By Our Correspondent in Bhubaneswar


India  /  Published 24.03.22

Sonia Gandhi wants midday meal for kids

She demanded that nutritional food be provided to kids below three years who don’t come to school under the Integrated Child Development Scheme...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 16.03.22

Midday meal workers in wage cry

According to a proposal approved by the cabinet, the central government’s share of the honorarium will remain unchanged till 2025...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

News  /  Published 27.02.22

Small factories work keep kids from schools in Kolkata

The attraction of a mid-day meal is not enough to wean them away as elders in the family think, the earning cannot be sacrificed...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kolkata

Jharkhand  /  Published 02.12.21

Schools meals to resume soon

Rs 200cr to be disbursed to districts to be given to eligible students as daily cooking cost for the period of the lockdown...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

West Bengal  /  Published 16.09.21

Bengal: Learning survey bares twin blow

28% of pupils in govt-run primary schools have got disconnected from academic activities, and balanced diet has become a dream because of the loss in family income...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)


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