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After Ban On Liquor, Bihar To Tighten Noose On Dowry, Child Marriage

After Ban On Liquor, Bihar To Tighten Noose On Dowry, Child...

Patna: After banning liquor completely in Bihar in April, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has plans to launch a comprehensive campaign against social ills of...
How A Learning Crisis Has Gripped Millions Of Children In BIMARU States

How A Learning Crisis Has Gripped Millions Of Children In BIMARU...

By Prachi Salve and Alison Saldanha/ IndiaSpend In 2016, some learning outcomes for 111 million school-age students between ages six and 15 remained mostly unchanged...
How Eating Litchis On Empty Stomach Led To Child Deaths In Bihar

How Eating Litchis On Empty Stomach Led To Child Deaths In...

Muzaffarpur, Bihar: Every year, in the scorching heat of May-June, an epidemic hits Muzaffarpur, Bihar. Children suffer from fever, have seizures, convulsions and eventually slip into coma. In...
India’s Most Populous State Uttar Pradesh Spends The Least On Health

India’s Most Populous State Uttar Pradesh Spends The Least On Health

By Oommen C Kurian/ IndiaSpend With 200 million people, Uttar Pradesh (UP) has about the same population as Brazil; an economy the size of Qatars...
India’s Great School Education Challenge Lies In BIMARU States, Shows Study

India’s Great School Education Challenge Lies In BIMARU States, Shows Study

Khushboo Balani/ IndiaSpend By 2020, India will have the world's largest working population -- 869 million -- but an IndiaSpend analysis revealed that India is...
Andhra Pradesh Has Highest Number Of Working Women In India, Uttar Pradesh Lowest

Andhra Pradesh Has Highest Number Of Working Women In India, Uttar...

Women in India want to work but cannot or do not due to family responsibilities, lack of skills and social norms. India is ranked...
In Bihar, 82% Domestic Abuse Victims Unhappy With Redress Services: Study

In Bihar, 82% Domestic Abuse Victims Unhappy With Redress Services: Study

New Delhi/Patna: Over 82 per cent victims of domestic violence in Bihar remain dissatisfied with redress services provided by relevant institutions such as helplines,...
‘Save Us From Shame’: Bihar Girls Demand Toilets In A Unique Protest

‘Save Us From Shame’: Bihar Girls Demand Toilets In A Unique...

Girl students from class 10 in Bihar have come up with a unique protest idea to ensure their  parents build toilets for them at home and they are spared from the shame of defecating in open.
Undernourishment Among Schoolkids Highest In Bihar, Reveals Survey

Undernourishment Among Schoolkids Highest In Bihar, Reveals Survey

New Delhi: Bihar has the highest prevalence of undernourishment among school children and adolescents between 5-18 years, a health survey for 2014 has said. According...