school safety

China to ensure security at every school by 2013

August 18th, 2012 - 12:03 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 17 (IANS) With a number of murder incidents taking place in Chinese schools in recent years, the country has decided to beef up security measures at schools ... Read more...

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Asking adolescents what they wish for, could be eye opening

May 2nd, 2011 - 7:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 2 (ANI): A new study has found that while trying to figure out what's going on in an adolescent's mind can be challenging, simply asking them what they wish for ... Read more...

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UN expresses concern over Afghan schoolgirls’ strange illness

May 12th, 2010 - 11:48 pm ICT by BNO News
UNITED NATIONS (BNO NEWS) – A United Nations (UN) envoy expressed serious concern about the illness that has affected Afghan girls attending school, the UN said Wednesday.Several girls that are attending school ... Read more...

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Zero tolerance policy ineffective in schools: Study

May 11th, 2010 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 11 (ANI): Zero tolerance policy is ineffective in schools, according to a new American study.According to two Michigan State University researchers, strategies adopted by schools that mandate automatic punishment for ... Read more...

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‘Most of disaster management infrastructure will be ready by 2010′

January 22nd, 2009 - 11:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) Nearly 80 percent of infrastructure for disaster management will be in place by 2010, National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) vice-chairman N.C. Vij said here Thursday.Speaking at the ... Read more...

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Oz school girl sexually assaulted in toilet after class sleepover

September 4th, 2008 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sept 4 (ANI): A primary school girl in Australia was forced to undress and sexually threatened by two men during a class sleepover, earlier this year.The incident came into light ... Read more...

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How to identify the kid most likely to go to school armed

July 29th, 2008 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 29 (ANI): A new analysis of a 2005 survey of American schoolchildren, conducted by researchers at the Loma Linda University, California, has identified factors that may help pick out ... Read more...

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