Why India should seriously pay attention to its children's pre-diabetes
A new national survey shows 10% of children are at risk of developing diabetes. Policies must focus on getting them to eat right and exercise. In 2016, diabetes was directly responsible for 1.6 million deaths around the world, according to the WHO. The new data comes even as India is struggling with a diabetic population of over 72 million.
Ayushmann Khurrana joins POSCO, teams up with UNICEF to fight child sexual abuse
The 'Article 15' actor recently shot a video on the same.
Malnutrition behind 69 per cent deaths among children below 5 years in India: UNICEF report
Urban India is moving into an unhealthy food snac...
View: Where the Global Hunger Index 2019 went wrong in India's case
The Global Hunger Index ranking doesn’t reflect significant improvements by India on four key indicators.
Shashi Tharoor slams Pakistan for raising Kashmir at Asian Parliamentary Assembly meet
Tharoor hit out at the chairman of the Pakistan Senate, saying he has referred to an internal matter of India to "unnecessarily politicise the APA assembly".
Colombo: Indian delegation foils Pak attempt to raise Kashmir issue at UNICEF meet
A parliamentary delegation from India thwarted Pakistan's attempt to raise the Kashmir issue at a UNICEF event in Sri Lanka on Tuesday, asse...
PM Modi holds series of bilateral meetings on sidelines of UNGA in New York
PM discussed strengthening bilateral ties with the Italian president, particularly in the field of trade and investment, as also cooperation in the defence sector.
Indian delegation thwarts Pakistan attempt to raise Kashmir issue at UNICEF meet in Sri Lanka
Congress MP Gaurav Gogoi and BJP MP Sanjay Jaiswal, both part of the Indian delegation, were seen in a video footage of the event asserting that Kashmir was India's internal matter.
UN backs Priyanka Chopra, says actress retains right to speak in personal capacity after Pak backlash
The actress has been hit by a barrage of criticism for her tweet cheering the Indian Army.
Most states won't meet Poshan Abhiyaan targets to curb child malnutrition: Study
Some of the states, which have reported the worst cases include Rajasthan, Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Odisha, Assam and Tripura.
Mouni Roy slams Mumbai Metro as rock falls on her car, deletes post later
Roy was on her way to work in Juhu when a huge rock fell on her car.
How Swachh Bharat Mission helped millions live with dignity
The progress that India made by building toilets and the impact that it has had on the lives of millions in the country and others in the wider world has not gone unnoticed.
Article 370 fallout: Pak now upset with Priyanka Chopra, writes to UNICEF demanding removal from UN role
A Pak minister has lashed out at Chopra for her pro-India stand.
Assam Legislative Assembly signs LoU with UNICEF, will work together on issues related to children
Assam also raised the importance of supporting the implementation of Early Childhood Care and Education Policy in Assam with increased and an active role of the ECCE Council.
Priyanka Chopra retains right to speak about issues that concern, interest her: United Nations
While addressing the press conference in New York on August 22, Spokesperson for Secretary-General Antonio Guterres in the United Nations, S...
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