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Schoolbags to get lighter, homework from Class 3

Schools have also been asked to stick to only NCERT textbooks that are prescribed in the syllabus.

27 Nov 2018 12:23 AM

Light school bags a ‘burden’ for parents

Children stumbling under the weight of their schoolbags is a common sight in Bengaluru.

17 Sep 2018 6:40 AM

There may not be a link between schoolbags and back pain in children

The analysis has limitations given that few studies followed the children over time, and those that did were at risk of bias.

16 May 2018 8:40 PM

Parents feel reducing weight of bags is important, fear for health of kids

In institutes like Gurukul for instance, students do not have to carry books to school.

24 Nov 2017 2:02 AM

Vinod Tawde claims regular bag check, kin says no

Parents have refused that the burden of the school bags have been reduced as per the claim.

24 Nov 2017 1:36 AM