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Government acknowledges deaths of 1,077 tribal students in House

Looking at the aggressive stand of Opposition members, the council chairman reserved the question for a detailed answer later.

28 Jul 2017 3:06 AM

Kids’ nutrition schemes get 31 per cent less funds

In the last four months, the state has organised 82 medical camps with the help of private and public hospitals.

22 Jul 2017 1:13 AM

HC seeks reply on PIL alleging malnutrition among children in Varanasi

The petitioner has appended photographs of some of the malnourished children in the age group of one to six years.

26 Jun 2017 12:45 PM

Focus on malnutrition, not loan waiver: HC

A division bench of justice V.M. Kanade and justice A.M. Badar was hearing a bunch of petitions regarding deaths due to malnutrition.

20 Jun 2017 1:06 AM

Micronutrients deficiency most pervasive among infants

Micronutrients deficiency is a lack of necessary vitamins and minerals that are required by the body.

03 Jun 2017 11:11 AM


Eat healthy: An idea whose time has come - smaller food portions

Controlling portion sizes may help prevent food wastage and rationalise intake at a time obesity-related diseases are the number one killer.

02 Jun 2017 10:51 AM

Eat healthy— An idea whose time has come: Smaller food portions

WHO projects that more than two thirds of the world population will be overweight or obese by 2030 unless corrective action is taken.

28 May 2017 2:12 AM

Government steps up nutrition drive for women, kids

UNICEF will be joining hands with the state government in the project.

18 Apr 2017 2:20 AM

6,148 infants died due to malnutrition

6,380 children up to the age of six died of starvation between April 2016 and August 2016 in the state.

01 Apr 2017 3:15 AM

What's the point of progress if kids are malnourished: HC

In our state, the children's population must be over 40 crore, out of this, 50 per cent are below poverty line, High Court observed.

15 Feb 2017 4:34 PM


Maternal malnutrition damages baby's muscles

Scientists propose that malnutrition and stress are two major environmental factors that affect foetal growth.

04 Feb 2017 11:56 AM

Why migration is killing babies in this village in Maharashtra

Doctors said children suffer due to irregular feeding patterns when both parents work long hours.

05 Jan 2017 1:03 PM

Maharashtra: Malnutrition remains a cause for concern

From April 2016 to August 2016, Maharashtra registered 9,563 deaths of children, of which 7,868 were infants.

31 Dec 2016 5:20 AM

Pankaja Munde distances child deaths from malnutrition

In the discussion on the malnutrition issue, the minister emphasised on the administrative measures taken by the government.

16 Dec 2016 5:47 AM

Kids in Sonia Gandhi’s Rae Bareli stare at malnutrition

Every second child born in India weighs below normal at birth while the rate of breast-feeding in the first hour is about 50 per cent.

08 Dec 2016 1:29 AM


Bombay HC asks government to show more urgency on eradicating malnutrition from state

The state government submitted an affidavit in the Bombay HC regarding the steps being taken to eradicate malnutrition in tribal areas.

07 Dec 2016 5:59 AM

State files affidavit, lists out steps taken on malnutrition

The government had complied with the court directions and had chalked out comprehensive measures for implementation in tribal areas.

06 Dec 2016 3:46 AM