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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......

Mid-day meal deaths could have been prevented: UNICEF

The United Nations Children’s Emergency Fund on Thursday said the deaths in mid-day meals in Bihar could have been prevented with strict adherence to protocols for preparing the meal. UNICEF......

'We are concerned about the Tamil refugee camps'

Last week, the Sri Lankan government expelled the UNICEF spokesman in Colombo on charges that he made statements in favour of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam while highlighting the condition......

Ban regrets Lanka's expulsion of UNICEF official

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has regretted Colombo's the decision to expel James Elder, a spokesman for United Nation's Children Fund in Sri Lanka for allegedly making adverse......

Ikea Foundation gives $31.5 mn to Unicef

Ikea Foundation, the corporate social responsibility arm of the world's largest furniture retailer, today contributed $31.5 million as grant to support Unicef's programmes in Afghanistan, China,......

Unicef attacks India's record on poverty

India has failed to use a period of high economic growth to lift tens of millions of people out of poverty, falling far short of China's record in protecting its population from the ravages of......

India's milkman: A genius who never compromised on quality

Best known as the ‘Father of the White Revolution’, Verghese Kurien started the biggest agricultural development programme in the world. This operation made India the largest milk......

Vedanta joins Modi's call for Swachh Bharat

Ahead of the launch of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday, Vedanta Resources said it is joining the campaign by launching special drives at all its locations and......

What makes Big B the Shahenshah of brands

While Hindi movies got their next change in theme -- from romantic movies to crime and thrillers -- with Zanjeer (1973), when Bachchan distilled the angst of his generation as the Angry Young Man,......

Sharmila Tagore, for UNICEF

\nYesteryear Bollywood leading lady and Censor Board chairperson Sharmila Tagore has been nominated as the UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador to raise awareness about the impact of AIDS on children in......

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......

Sharmila Tagore: I was an accidental actress

'I kept telling myself I’d quit after every film. I saw myself in my first Hindi film Kashmir Ki Kali and I didn’t like myself. I said, one more film and I’m done.......

Aishwarya celebrates dad's birthday!

A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Aishwarya Rai Bachchan recently celebrated her father Krishnaraj Rai's birthday on November 20. Her husband Abhishek......

PIX: Guy Ritchie, Hugh Grant's Halloween looks will crack you up!

Just how innovative are these costumes!It's Halloween time and the Hollywood hotshots didn't disappoint us this year too.While making appearances at social dos, we caught several A-listers......

Shakira poses with baby bump for UNICEF World Baby Shower

Shakira shows off her baby bump for the UNICEF shoot on Tuesday. Photograph: Shakira/Facebook Shakira, who is expecting her second baby with footballer boyfriend Gerard Pique, recently posed with......

Tendulkar takes strike with UNICEF for total sanitation

Batting legend Sachin Tendulkar became UNICEF's first brand ambassador for South Asia on Thursday and vowed to work towards promoting hygiene and sanitation in the region. "Thanks for allowing me......

Delhi Daredevils 'Dare to Care' in Hyderabad

Under a novel and noble initiative by the UNICEF, for the protection and empowerment of adolescent girls in India, the Delhi Daredevils team visited a government-run girls' home in Hyderabad, on......

Barcelona to drop UNICEF logo from shirt front

Barcelona plan to drop the UNICEF logo from the front of their first-team shirts from July and replace it with the name of their new Qatari sponsor, a vice president of the La Liga club said on......

Paes-Dlouhy advance to UNICEF Open final

Top seeds Leander Paes and Lukas Dlouhy earned a shot at their second title of the season after reaching the summit clash of the UNICEF Open with a win over Benjamin Becker and Scott Lipsky.The......
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Q. JAI SHRI RAM WHO HAS APPOINTED SACHIN AS BRAND AMASSADOR FOR SOTH ASIA?1.W.H.O 2.A.D.B. 3.S.A.R.C 4.UNICEF
Ramesh Agarwal:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/jai-shri-ram-who-has-appointed-sachin-as-brand-amassador-for/26887437/answers/

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Q. Which of these organisations have giant panda as their symbol?Click to see Hint Click to searchWorld Wide Fund for NatureUNICEFGreenpeaceASEAN
Nauty:  A. 4 -UNICEF more

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Q. The world's largest international organisation and a successor to the League of Nations is A. UNESCO B. UNO C. UNICEF D. None of the above
Giaa:  A. World Wide Fund for Nature....... more

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Q. The latest UNICEF data shows that one in three malnourished children worldwide are found in India, whilst 42% of the nation's children under five years of age are underweight. It also shows that a total of 58% of children under five were stunted. India shining!
Piaa:  A. B. UNO... more

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Q. UNDER THE CAMPAIGN RUN BY UNICEF AND GOI, AMIR KHAN HAS BEEN PROMOTING AGAINST WHICH HEALTH PROBLEM ?
Stalin:  A. We need not worry about it, it is another achievement of Congress rule more

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CM vows funds to fight malnutrition

Ranchi, Jan. 29: Chief minister Raghubar Das today sought to underscore the state's "zero tolerance" for malnutrition while promising an Integrated... ...

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Mother tongue based multilingual education needed in Jharkhand

If one is surprised by what went wrong with the education of children as most of them fail to recognise letters usually taught at elementary level... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/state-editions/ranchi/mother-tongue-based-multilingual-education-needed-in-jharkhand.html
Obama and Vishal - Good photo op

A big smile was the longest answer 16-year-old Vishal, the son of a manual labourer, gave to the rapid-fire questions from countless television... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/opinion/shyamal-majumdar-obama-and-vishal-good-photo-op-115012901543_1.html
South Sudan president Salva Kiir holds peace talks with rebel leader Machar

South Sudan's President Salva Kiir met Thursday with rebel leader Riek Machar for the latest round of peace talks aimed at resolving the fledgling... ...

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Biological E pledges 5-year price commitment on vaccine supplies

Hyderabad-based vaccine major Biological E Limited (BE) has pledged its offering of a five-year price commitment to GAVI (Global Alliance for... ...

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