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Monday, Sep 23, 2019
news about Malnutrition
Jul 29, 2019 14:11
Aiming to curb malnutrition among school children, the Central Institute for Subtropical Horticulture (CISH) will help the education department develop vegetable and fruit gardens in schools to improve the nutritive value of their mid day meal and make... read more
Nov 12, 2018 09:43
Plantation drives should include plants that will never become trees, but will fight malnutrition. Smart cities, in fact, must grow locally appropriate species across their greening plans. But to give India’s children the nutrition they deserve, the... read more
Nov 10, 2018 09:17
The Ayush ministry plans to lower malnutrition by promoting the use of traditional plant-based superfoods such as ashwagandha (Indian ginseng) and moringa (drumstick) that are high in micronutrients or have medicinal properties that improve absorption... read more
Nov 05, 2018 13:07
Tripura CM Biplab Deb had been in the news earlier for a series of controversial comments. He had earlier advised the youth of the state not to waste their crucial time and, instead, milk cows and run pan stalls for livelihood. read more
Nov 03, 2018 13:46
Known in local parlance as ‘Sunahri Kand’, African super food ‘golden sweet potato’ is loaded with 150% more Vitamin A than carrot and papaya. It is very similar to the Indian sweet potatoin appearance but differs largely in nutritional value. read more
Oct 04, 2018 12:17
Rural women’s close interdependence with agriculture points to solutions which co-opt cultivation practices in addressing malnutrition read more
Jul 27, 2018 23:07
The bodies of the three girls — 8, 4 and 2 years old — were found in Talab Chowk, where the family had moved last Saturday after being evicted from their Saket Block home. Police and medical reports have said that the girls died of starvation. read more
Jul 25, 2018 20:57
While the children’s mother was found to be mentally unstable, their father, a rickshaw puller, has not returned home and efforts are on to find him. read more
May 31, 2018 07:16
NGO Save the Children’s End of Childhood Report 2018, released on Wednesday with data from 175 countries, shows 38.4% children below the age of five are stunted, a marginal improvement from 39% the previous year. read more
Apr 11, 2018 22:10
Rajasthan is the first state to organise community-based management of acute malnutrition. read more