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Mar 01, 2019
UN warns that 'complacency' is causing rapid rise in measles cases worldwideMeasles maybe the disease, but the real infection is misinformation, mistrust & complacency: Official.
Feb 19, 2019
AI in Healthcare: Why maternal & child healthcare is a priority focus area in IndiaAI can go a long way in helping India attain a crucial sustainable development goal in health care.
Dec 27, 2018
World No 1 Novak Djokovic says success at tennis not a priority for him anymore, feels sport a platform for other things nowAbu Dhabi might be a relaxed start to his year, but there is no doubt that Novak Djokovic is focused on the upcoming Australian Open, the first Grand Slam of the year.
Dec 06, 2018
From dream to nightmare: Afghanistan's 'Little Messi' forced to flee home after threats from TalibanMurtaza Ahmadi moved the world with his love for footballer Lionel Messi in 2016. His dream of meeting the Argentinian came true, but now the seven-year-old boy is living a nightmare as one of thousands of Afghans displaced by war.
Dec 01, 2018
World AIDS Day: Meet the Haryana HIV warrior helping thousands of people fight their own battlesSurender, 42, is employed as a field coordinator for the NGO Saathi, which advocates for those affected by HIV
Nov 30, 2018
World AIDS Day on 1 December: Theme 'Know your status' urges all to run tests as many continue to live with HIV virus undetected1 December is celebrated as World AIDS day every year to raise awareness about HIV/AIDS and to demonstrate international solidarity in the face of the pandemic. It is observed internationally to spread awareness as HIV testing coverage remains low among various population groups.
Nov 19, 2018
On World Toilet Day, celebrating stories of rural women who campaigned for open defecation free villagesFor the Gram Pradhan of Jatoi Praveshi Devi, a pregnant woman going into labour while she was out in the fields marked the last straw of open defecation in her village
Nov 01, 2018
Over 7 million Yemeni children face 'serious' threat of famine and ending war won't save them, says United NationsOver seven million children face a serious threat of famine in Yemen and ending the country's war will not save all of them, the UN children's agency said.
Sep 20, 2018
Senior Indian official at UN Women sacked over sexual misconduct after investigation upholds complaints against himIn a statement issued on Tuesday, Executive Director of UN Women Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka said the investigative and disciplinary processes into allegations involving a UN Women staff member have "concluded that sexual misconduct occurred".
Sep 18, 2018
'8,02,000 infants died in India in 2017': UN report claims gender gap in surviving girl child dropped significantlyThe number of infant deaths has come down from 8.67 lakh in 2016 to 8.02 lakh in 2017. In 2016, India's infant mortality rate was 44 per 1,000 live births.