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
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
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 is a lack of necessary vitamins and minerals that are required by the body.
03 Jun 2017 11:11 AM
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
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
UNICEF will be joining hands with the state government in the project.
18 Apr 2017 2:20 AM
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
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
Scientists propose that malnutrition and stress are two major environmental factors that affect foetal growth.
04 Feb 2017 11:56 AM
Doctors said children suffer due to irregular feeding patterns when both parents work long hours.
05 Jan 2017 1:03 PM
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
In the discussion on the malnutrition issue, the minister emphasised on the administrative measures taken by the government.
16 Dec 2016 5:47 AM
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
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
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