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Feb 20, 2018
Babies born in world's poorest countries still face alarming risks of death: UNICEFBabies born in the world's poorest countries, most of them in Africa, still face "alarming" risks of death that can be 50 times as high as those in the richest countries.
Jan 25, 2018
Budget 2018: Citizens expect urgent govt support to improve healthcare infra, finds LocalCircles surveyGovernment’s spending on healthcare has been coming down over years with spend in last budget being 1.2 percent of GDP.
Jan 16, 2018
Mother's education, family's financial stability directly impact infant mortality rate in India, reveals govt dataMortality rates of children in poorer households were higher, as were the rates where mothers had fewer years of schooling, according to an IndiaSpend analysis of the latest national health data
Jan 10, 2018
MHA to start work related to 2021 census this year, Rajnath Singh chairs meet on road mapThe work related to 2021 census, covering the country's entire 1.30 billion population, will begin this year, the home ministry said on Wednesday.
Dec 09, 2017
Gujarat election: Despite good medical infrastructure, Dang district remains unhealthy; lack of jobs a major problemArray
Dec 06, 2017
12 years of Shivraj Singh Chauhan: Large income growth, but infant mortality highest in Madhya PradeshAs Shivraj Singh Chauhan completed 12 years as CM of Madhya Pradesh on 28 November, 2017, an IndiaSpend analysis of health, income and education data from these 12 years shows that the country’s sixth most populous state–with 72.6 million people–has made progress, but it is still one of the worst performing Indian states.
Nov 08, 2017
Politics and polls apart, Himachal Pradesh citizens better off than Gujarat in social index but earn little lessIndiaSpend analysed different government data and found that while Himachal Pradesh’s per capita income is almost equal to Gujarat’s, the Himalayan state is better off in six of seven social indicators we considered: Infant mortality rate (IMR), sex ratio, literacy rate among men and women, underweight prevalence among children, crime rate against women and crime rate against scheduled castes (SCs).
Nov 02, 2017
Infant deaths at Ahmedabad civil hospital highlight Gujarat's sorry statistics on infant mortality, malnutritionGujarat — which is ranked second by industries and fifth by per capita income — is ranked 17th among 29 states on infant mortality and 25th by underweight prevalence among under-five children
Oct 05, 2017
Five newborns die at Assam's Barpeta hospital in 24 hours, two in critical conditionAt least five newborns died in a medical college in Assam's Barpeta district in last 24 hours while two more are in a critical condition
Sep 10, 2017
Gorakhpur tragedy: Ranked lowest in health care, Uttar Pradesh needs intent to evolve from squalorIndia's inability to improve health outcomes is among the major reasons of not meeting the millennium goals of sustainable development despite rapid growth.