India police probe school poisoning

Country waits for results of investigation into why 23 children died after eating meals provided by their school.

    India is waiting for the results of a forensic investigation into why 23 children died after eating meals provided by their school.

    It is thought the free meals, which were part of a nationwide government programme, were laced with 
    insecticide. 

    Al Jazeera's Karishma Vyas reports from Bihar State.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    'We scoured for days without sleeping, just clothes on our backs'

    'We scoured for days without sleeping, just clothes on our backs'

    The Philippines’ Typhoon Haiyan was the strongest storm ever to make landfall. Five years on, we revisit this story.

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    Russian-Saudi relations could be very different today, if Stalin hadn't killed the Soviet ambassador to Saudi Arabia.

    Unification: Saladin and the Fall of Jerusalem

    Unification: Saladin and the Fall of Jerusalem

    We explore how Salah Ed-Din unified the Muslim states and recaptured the holy city of Jerusalem from the crusaders.