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Jul 14, 2018
Italy, Malta spar over 450 Libyan migrants adrift in Mediterranean Sea; Italian minister Matteo Salvini refuses to allow 'fake refugees' inItaly and Malta refused to take in 450 Libyan immigrants. Matteo Salvini refused to allow "fake refugees" into the country
Jun 21, 2018
Priyanka Chopra on World Refugee Day: We cannot let these children become a lost generationOn World Refugee Day, Priyanka Chopra, who is a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador, pledged her support to the kids who have been forced to flee their homes.
Jun 14, 2018
India has no paid paternity leave policy for new fathers despite high infant population, says UNICEFIndia is among almost 90 countries in the world which do not have national policies in place that ensure new fathers get adequate paid time off with their newborn babies, according to a new UNICEF analysis
Jun 08, 2018
Usain Bolt actively pursuing career as professional footballer, will captain World XI in charity matchUsain Bolt has expressed his desire to play professional football as he gears up to captain a World XI side in a charity match organised by Soccer Relief.
Jun 05, 2018
Study shows that India extracts more groundwater than China and US combined, despite water crisisIndia accounts for one-fourth of the total groundwater extracted globally, more than that of China and US combined, says an analysis by WaterAid.
Jun 03, 2018
UN says nearly half of Afghanistan's children out of school due to worsening security, poverty and sex discriminationNearly half of Afghanistan's children are not attending school because of worsening security, poverty and sex discrimination, according to a new UN report Sunday
May 22, 2018
Priyanka Chopra visits Rohingya refugees in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh on a UNICEF missionPriyanka Chopra visited Bangladesh to spend time with children in a Rohingya refugee camp in Cox’s Bazar.
May 06, 2018
UNICEF lauds UP govt for immunising every child against encephalitis: New report traces history of AES in GorakhpurUNICEF India lauded Uttar Pradesh for a campaign against encephalitis. A researcher says the government has taken steps to control the disease ahead of the monsoon.
May 01, 2018
Mongolians sip 'lung' tea, 'oxygen cocktails' as country tops New Delhi, Beijing as world's most polluted capitalFed up with the smog in Mongolia's capital, residents have resorted to sipping "lung" tea and "oxygen cocktails" in a bid to protect themselves from pollution
Apr 13, 2018
Boko Haram has abducted over 1,000 children in Nigeria since 2013, says UNICEFAs Nigeria prepares to mark the fourth anniversary of the Chibok kidnapping, UNICEF reported that over 1,000 children have been abducted by jihadists since 2013.