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2014 most devastating year for children: Unicef

The United Nations Children's Fund on Tuesday said that 2014 has been "devastating" for some 15 million children caught up in violent conflicts around the world.According to a UN News Centre......

'Baap wali baat': UNICEF's new song puts focus on mindset of men

UNICEF India on Saturday unveiled a song, ‘baap wali baat’, to mark the International Day of the Girl Child. The song puts the spotlight on men for ensuring empowerment, safety and......

Indian activist shares Nobel Peace Prize with Malala

Indian child rights activist Kailash Satyarthi and Pakistan’s Malala Yousafzai have been awarded the coveted Nobel Peace Prize for 2014.60-year-old Satyarthi, who runs an NGO in India that......

India, no country for young girls

India has the highest number of unregistered children under age five between 2000 and 2012 and the second-highest number of child marriages, according to a UN report which said the country......

How to ensure your child's safety at school

With many schools abdicating their legal and ethical responsibilities towards students, Avantika Bhuyan lists down things to keep in mind for your child's securityDays after the rape of a......

10 most dangerous places to work

Children dressed in costume sit together during a party celebrating. Photograph: Amir Cohen/Reuters A recent MBA graduate, Puneet Kohli, got a job offer from a global commodity giant to join their......

Shocking! Over 215 million children work as labourers!

'Our greatest natural resource is the minds of our children.'  -- Walt Disney Today, December 2, is the International Day for the Abolition of Slavery. This day recalls the date of the......

How developed is Bihar, really?

The figures are impressive. In 2005, Bihar had 23 lakh (2.3 million) children out of school. Today, this figure is 8 lakh (800,000). The rate of primary school dropouts was 36 per cent. Today, it......

Climate change may kill 400,000 children every year

In a new report, a leading charity has warned that climate change could kill more than 400,000 children every year in the future because of floods and droughts. According to the Telegraph, the......

300 mn South Asian children stuck in poverty: UN

Over 300 million children in South Asia, almost half the total number, suffer from chronic levels of poverty, a latest UN report has found.Unlike any other region in the world, because of......

'Felt more connected to India after Midnight's Children'

In his very first big screen appearance in a leading role, American actor of Indian origin Satya Bhabha stars in Midnight's Children. Bhabha had not expected to be picked to play the main......

How Bollywood celebrates Children's Day

The twitter world is quite a busy one, and Bollywood contributes a great deal to it. Here's looking at the best star tweets of the day. Stars celebrated Children's Day on November 14 in their......

Angelina Jolie to adopt child from Haiti?

Get your low down on what's happening in the world of Hollywood, right here! Angelina Jolie made a secret visit to the quake-ravaged Haiti and it is rumoured that she is all set to adopt a......

Big B to be UNICEF ambassador

Amitabh Bachchan will be formally nominated as a United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund Goodwill Ambassador on April 14.He will be nominated by the UNICEF executive director at the......

Queen Elizabeth II honours Angelina Jolie

Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie was made an honourary dame by Queen Elizabeth II for her charitable work in fighting sexual violence and for her services to British foreign policy.......

Korea's past and future showcased at glitzy Asian Games opening

PSY perform during the Opening Ceremony ahead of the 2014 Asian Games at Incheon Asiad Stadium. Photograph: Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images Pop sensation Psy brought the house down 'Gangnam Style' as......

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IS, Ebola, regional conflicts posed challenges for UN in 2014

UNITED NATIONS : Terror wrought by the feared Islamic State, Ebola crisis, Syrian civil war, Gaza war and unrest in Ukraine posed significant... ...

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With Dawood as its secret guest, neighbours doubt Pakistan's terrorism fight

New Delhi : When last seen in public some 25 years ago, Dawood Ibrahim was a chubby man with oversized sunglasses and a droopy mustache. His... ...

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Tent School Offers Hope to Syrian Child Refugees

File Photo: A Syrian refugee girl stands with her brother near their tent at a refugee camp in Zahle in the Bekaa valley. (Reuters) Qaraun: In a... ...

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One less mother every 25 minutes

In the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), 21,000 women died last year due to complications during pregnancy and childbirth. Literally, one... ...

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Transgender people short-changed by new bill

Ireland must allow transgender people to have their gender legally recognized in a quick, transparent and accessible manner, Amnesty International... ...

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