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Sep 23, 2016
Death of 13 children in Maharashtra in two months is a reminder of malnutrition in the stateNearly half of all children under five are stunted–short for their age, a sign of malnutrition–in Nandurbar and Yavatmal districts of Maharashtra.
Sep 22, 2016
Another child dies of malnutrition as Pankaja Munde visits Palghar; minister claims action on 'war footing'Munde however assured the media that the administration has geared up to deal with the crisis and she will personally monitor developments in the issue
Aug 18, 2016
Maternal deaths in India are caused mainly by poverty and economic disparity, not malnutritionAnaemia and malnutrition are responsible for maternal deaths in India but they are not the leading causes; poverty and economic disparity are.
Jul 21, 2016
Opposition sharpens attack against Odisha govt after 19 children die of malnutrition19 tribal children have lost their lives in past three months due to alleged malnutrition in Jajpur, Odisha
May 13, 2016
Never mind #PoMoneModi; we desperately need to talk about malnutritionArray
May 12, 2016
PM Modi's penchant for playing fast-and-loose with facts is catching up with himModi is well aware of the power of demagoguery and has used it to his advantage. But the law of diminishing returns sets in on overconsumption.
Apr 12, 2016
Shoot the messenger? Maneka Gandhi wanted to blacklist scribes, PIB said noManeka Gandhi sought the withdrawal and/or amendment of the article published in Reuters. When that did not happen, she tried to blacklist journalists.
Mar 29, 2016
Despite 19% decline in childhood stunting, India's battle against malnutrition still looks bleakNearly a third of all children in India are stunted, despite the host of social welfare schemes launched in the last few decades to tackle malnutrition.
Mar 12, 2016
Presence of 29 percent stunted children in India is a silent emergency: Louis Georges ArsenaultSpeaking at a day-long Consultation on ‘Public Investment in Nutrition: Challenges and Opportunities in the New Fiscal Architecture in India’ UNICEF India Representative, Louis Georges Arsenault stated that presence of 29% stunted children in India is a silent emergency.
Dec 18, 2015
Blame poverty: 40% of all children stunted, 30% underweight in IndiaIn India, nearly 40 percent of all children are stunted or of extremely low height for their age, and nearly 30 percent are underweight.