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Double burden of malnutrition: obesity and premature death

Report reveal that double burden of obesity, undernourishment stalks world.

16 Dec 2019 7:36 PM

People in Asia-Pacific are still malnourished; aims to eliminate hunger by 2030

UN: Nearly a half-billion in Asia-Pacific still going hungry.

12 Dec 2019 2:12 PM

Rare condition makes teenager vomit 30 times a day and may kill her in 6 months

She is malnourished and at risk of organ failure as delivering nutrition directly to the liver bypassing the digestive system may be needed.

29 Aug 2018 1:20 PM

Horses seized from cart handlers freed by court

The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) has taken over the responsibility for these horses.

12 Jan 2018 3:00 AM

Aadhaar raj: Targeting the poor & vulnerable

There are many reasons why Aadhaar and biometric identification fails in rural areas.

28 Oct 2017 12:17 AM


Babies dying of starvation pay the price of war in Syria

On Saturday, the parents of Sahar Dofdaa, just 34 days old, took her to a hospital in the Eastern Ghouta town of Hamouria.

23 Oct 2017 8:34 PM

#100 in hunger index is a real shame for India

The problem of numbers may be self-defeating given the Indian scale, although that argument too is beaten if we compare ourselves to China.

17 Oct 2017 2:24 AM

State health ministry forms panel to curb malnourished children’s deaths

The committee will assess the queries regarding the neonatal fatalities in the state and civic-run hospitals.

09 Sep 2017 2:43 AM

45,000 malnourished kids in tribal areas

The court in September 2016 had voiced concern over the deaths due to malnutrition in tribal areas in 2015-16.

27 Jul 2017 2:57 AM

Malnourishment jumps to 34 per cent from 8 per cent in civic schools

BMC chief Ajoy Mehta and BMC education officer Mahesh Palkar were unavailable for comment.

31 May 2017 2:52 AM