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At 67,385, India records highest number of babies born globally on New Year's Day

An estimated 392,078 babies were born around the world on New Year's Day, according to UNICEF.

02 Jan 2020 10:20 AM

ICC extends partnership with UNICEF for 2020 Women's T20 World Cup

The extension of the partnership will once again see the ICC provide UNICEF with a platform for fundraising to help bring positive change.

20 Dec 2019 10:23 AM

Priyanka Chopra expresses solidarity with students community; read post

Priyanka is a global UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador and works towards the cause of education.

19 Dec 2019 12:38 PM

UNICEF ambassador Sachin Tendulkar bats for brain awareness in Nepal

A UNICEF ambassador, Tendulkar engaged in a game of cricket with the Nepal women's team.

19 Nov 2019 1:53 PM

From uttapam to sprouted dal parantha: UNICEF's recipes for healthy children

The book has been based on the findings of the Comprehensive National Nutrition Survey 2016-18.

17 Nov 2019 2:59 PM

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UNICEF reports excess weight as the new form of child malnourishment

According to UNICEF 1-in-3 young children undernourished or overweight.

15 Oct 2019 11:36 AM

'Don't internationalise it': India thwarts Pak's bid to raise Kashmir issue at UNICEF

This came two days after India scuttled an attempt by Pakistan to raise the Kashmir issue during South Asian Speakers' Summit in Maldives.

04 Sep 2019 8:30 AM

'Personal opinion': UNICEF rubbishes Pak complaint over Priyanka Chopra army remark

Chopra has been facing severe criticism since she tweeted hailing Indian armed forces.

23 Aug 2019 3:10 PM

Pakistan runs to UN again, this time over Priyanka Chopra

Pak minister Mazari wrote: 'Chopra has publicly endorsed Indian govt position on Kashmir and supported nuclear threat issued to Pak.'

21 Aug 2019 3:51 PM

Priyanka Chopra posts heartfelt video on World Refugee Day; watch here

The 'Barfi' actor took to her Twitter account to share a lengthy message along with a video.

20 Jun 2019 2:36 PM

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Kareena Kapoor Khan pledges to spread awareness on immunisation

As a UNICEF Celebrity Advocate, she pledged to keep every child alive at an event.

11 May 2019 11:20 AM

Europe hit with measles dilemma; close to 34,000 affected

More than 34,000 people across Europe caught measles in the first two months of 2019, with the vast cases in Ukraine, warned WHO.

07 May 2019 4:01 PM

Measles making a comeback due to millions unvaccinated

UNICEF asserts on the need to get vaccinated for averting the spread of this dangerous but preventable disease.

25 Apr 2019 2:19 PM

World’s tiniest baby boy born in Tokyo

Weighing 268 grams premature baby boy survives and now holds the record for the smallest new born boy.

27 Feb 2019 5:49 PM

It’s an all-new ball game for women

Women’s issues were the limelight of India Chapter of International Women Empowerment Summit & Awards.

15 Feb 2019 1:07 AM

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Priyanka Chopra opens up on how she was changed by working with UNICEF

With UNICEF association, the 36-year-old has tried to make a difference on a global scale.

03 Nov 2018 5:33 PM

India to host global meet on maternal, child health in December: UNICEF

PM Narendra Modi is slated to deliver the keynote address at the forum which will be hosted by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.

21 Oct 2018 2:06 PM

About 8,02,000 infant deaths in India in 2017, lowest in 5 yrs, says UN

'Even more heartening is fourfold decline in gender gap in survival of girl child over last 5 years,' UNICEF India said.

18 Sep 2018 9:34 AM

11-yr-old Thai bride returns from Malaysia after outcry over marriage to 41-yr-old

The 11-year-old is believed to be the trader’s third wife.

11 Aug 2018 7:42 PM

How blogger helped bring breastfeeding back to Serbia

Breast milk produced during the early days is especially rich in nutrients and antibodies.

05 Aug 2018 1:36 PM

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