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Malnutrition: Maharashtra’s Embarrassing Reality

Akola, Maharashtra: Last week, the National Human Rights Commission had sent a notice to the Maharashtra government over 600 malnutrition deaths that were reported...

After Malnourishment Deaths, Sheopur’s Nutrition Centres Overburdened

Sheopur, Madhya Pradesh: The three nutrition rehabilitation centres in Sheopur district of Madhya Pradesh had handful of children in August. Today, they are overcrowded. The centres,...

Kids Dying Of Malnutrition In Palghar, Maharashtra Stirs Into Action

Jawhar, Palghar: At the Patangshah cottage hospital in Maharashtra's Palghar district, the mood is tense. With 22 severely malnourished children admitted here, their parents are...

All Kids In Maharashtra’s Palghar To Be Screened For Malnutrition

Palghar: The district administration has undertaken the screening of all children in Palghar's four tribal talukas in Maharashtra following a number of malnutrition cases...

28% Kids Found Underweight At Health Camps In Maharashtra’s Rural Palghar

Thane: Palghar district in Maharashtra is grappling with severe child malnutrition, a survey has shown. During the recent health camps, nearly 28 per cent children...

After 19 Malnutrition Deaths, Odisha Minister Blames Bad Family Planning

As if the death of 19 tribal children in Odisha due to malnutrition was not bad enough, a minister in Naveen Patnaik's government has...

Rights Panel Seeks Report On Malnutrition Death Of 19 Kids In...

The Odisha Human Rights Commission (OHRC) on Wednesday asked the state government to submit an action-taken report (ATR) within three weeks after at least...
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What India Needs To End Malnutrition By 2030

It may seem like a no-brainer to say that we need data to guide efforts to end malnutrition. Would you run an economy without...
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Proper Growth In Children Can Make India Richer By $38 Billion

If stunting and other delays in physical development of children were to be eradicated, the country that would stand to gain most would be...
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Hunger Early In Life Fuels Anger Later

Previous research has shown that childhood hunger contributes to a variety of other negative outcomes, including poor academic performance.