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Jan 25, 2018
Day after Islamic State attack on office of children's NGO in Afghanistan, death toll rises to eight; 26 others injuredMilitants stormed the offices of Save the Children in Afghanistan, killing four people and triggering a shootout with police that lasted almost 10 hours
Jan 24, 2018
Afghanistan: Suicide attacker detonates car bomb at entrance of 'Save the Children' office in Jalalabad, 11 injuredGunmen stormed an office of Save the Children in eastern Afghanistan on Wednesday, witnesses said, in an ongoing attack that has wounded at least 11 people.
Dec 09, 2017
Aid groups to boycott camps for Rohingya returning to Myanmar, say refugees should settle in their homesGlobal aid groups on Saturday warned Myanmar they would boycott any new camps for Rohingya returnees to Rakhine state, saying refugees must be allowed to settle in their original homes.
Nov 11, 2017
Delhi's drug crisis Part 5: Policy makers need to understand substance addiction as a public health disasterPolicy makers should understand the issue of drug addiction in Delhi as a public health disaster rather than just a psychological ailment. The Delhi government believes in a decentralised approach to the problem.
Sep 17, 2017
Rohingya refugees face starvation in Bangladesh due to lack of food, shelter and water, says aid groupRohingya refugees in Bangladesh could die due to a lack of food, shelter and water, given the huge numbers fleeing violence in Myanmar, an aid agency warned on Sunday, as authorities began moving people to camps to streamline the distribution of help.
Aug 31, 2017
Google pledges $1 million to flood affected areas in India, Nepal and Bangladesh, activates SOS alertsMeanwhile, Crisis Response team of Google has activated "SOS Alerts" for the flooding in India, Bangladesh, and Nepal.
Aug 16, 2017
India saw 2,959 toddlers die every day in 2015 to preventable causes, reveals dataIndia’s under-five mortality rate (U5MR) — the probability that a child born in a specific year will die before reaching the age of five — was reported to be 43 deaths per 1,000 live births in 2015 in the Sample Registration System Statistical Report 2015, the latest available data.
Jan 31, 2017
Malnutrition: How Budget 2017 can do justice to India’s starving children by making nutrition a national emergencyIndia is one of the highest ranking countries in the world in children suffering from malnutrition.
Dec 28, 2015
The spirit of Christmas present: Sacha Baron Cohen and Isla Fisher give $1 million for Syrian refugeesBritish comedian Sacha Baron Cohen and his wife Isla Fisher are donating $1 million (900,000 euros) to help Syrian refugees.
Jun 13, 2015
'Can't let NGO work against nation's interest': International group Save the Children closes all its Pakistan officesThe international aid group Save the Children has shut down all its offices in Pakistan after the government shuttered its main office in the capital, a local worker said on Saturday, amid fears among other organizations whether the government could target them next.