E-cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc funded a “holistic health education” camp as part of efforts to market directly to school-aged children, members of a U.S. congressional panel said on Thursday, citing internal company documents.
The Milan police anti-terrorism unit has been charged with investigating the hostage-taking, which lasted a little over 30 minutes.
BEIJING: Authorities in a Muslim-majority county in northwest China have banned schoolchildren from going to mosques during their winter holidays, a state-run daily reported Friday, the latest tightening of regulations on religious freedoms. The decision was outlined in a notice sent to all high schools, primary schools and kindergartens in Gansu province's Guanghe county, according to the Global Times. "Schools should require students to not enter religious venues for activities, nor attend scripture schools or…
NAIROBI, KENYA: At least 29 schoolchildren were killed in a bus crash in northern Tanzania on Saturday, along with two teachers and the driver, the school's director said. "We lost 29 students and two of our staff, and the driver died too," said Innocent Mushi, director of the Lucky Vincent Primary School in the northern city of Arusha, which the children attended. The dead included 12 boys and 17 girls, he said. At least three survivors were pulled from the crash site by rescuers and rushed to hospital. "It's a…
CHITRAL: A schoolteacher, accused of beating young schoolchildren brutally, was on Wednesday arrested in Chitral, ARY News reported.
SARGODHA: Eleven people including 10 schoolchildren were injured when a fast speeding tractor trolley crashed into a school van at Sargodha to Lahore Road, ARY News reports.
PESHAWAR: Taliban militants attacked a school in Peshawar on Tuesday, leaving at least 141 people dead including 132 students.