mid-day meal

College teachers turn good samaritans, dip into their pockets to fund mid-day meals

Most of the students of the college are from a weaker socio-economic background. 

published on : 5th January 2020

Price hike leaves schools in a bind over mid-day meal plan

Skyrocketing prices of vegetables, rice and other ingredients essential for preparing the mid-day meal have put several government and aided schools in a tight spot.

published on : 13th December 2019

Milk farce in UP school: Centre to send team to states with mid-day meal complaints

School policy experts, meanwhile, pointed towards a larger systemic failure.

published on : 30th November 2019

No more mid-day meal duty for teachers

WSHGs will be given the responsibility of MDM in schools in a phased manner.

published on : 29th November 2019

Rajasthan seeks central assistance to extend mid-day meal scheme to class 9-12

State education minister Govind Singh Dotasara at a function to mark the 'International Day of the Girl Child 2019' said nutrition and quality education were equally necessary for girls.

published on : 11th October 2019

Telangana's School Education Department trains midday meal cooks via video

This was the first time that cooks and kitchen helpers were addressed and trained via teleconferencing.

published on : 27th September 2019

Worms in noon meals: Headmistress shunted 

While 17 students were discharged after primary treatment, five were admitted to the hospital. Their condition is stated to be stable. However, they have been kept under observation for 24 hours.

published on : 17th September 2019

Viral video ends bigot kitchen setup in Bengal school 

A viral video has helped to end a regressive setup of cooking mid-day meal in two kitchens for Hindu and Muslim students of a secondary school in West Bengal’s Murshidabad. 

published on : 16th September 2019

Karnataka govt mulls extending mid-day meal to PU students

Primary and Secondary Education Minister Suresh Kumar on Thursday said his department was mulling extending mid-day meals to students in pre-university colleges too. 

published on : 13th September 2019

Jeypore block panchayat samiti stops central kitchen service

The panchayat samiti of Jeypore block has decided to close the central kitchen service meant for distributing mid-day meal to school students in different villages. 

published on : 13th September 2019

Mid-day meal row: Villagers, cook back UP journalist, say students at times got only half a roti

The incident came to light only after journalist Pramod Kumar Jaiswal shot it and made the video viral on social media same day. 

published on : 5th September 2019

Over 150 school students fall ill after eating mid-day meal in Odisha's Kalahandi district

The students suffered from vomiting, head reeling and stomach pain after taking mid-day meals in the schools.

published on : 15th September 2017