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'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......

54 pc Indian women okay with wife-beating: Unicef

In a startling revelation, a United Nations Children's Fund study has found that over 54 per cent of women in India believe it is okay for their husbands to hit them.The Unicef report titled......

Sexual harassment charges dog UNICEF India head

The UNICEF country head in India has come under a cloud as a government enquiry has found him to be prima facie guilty of sexually harassing a female colleague.The enquiry by the Women and Child......

'India has most number of anaemic married women'

India has the largest number of anaemic married women and children, according to UNICEF."There is more than one reason for Indian women and children being anaemic. Low social status of women, poor......

India on track to meet 2015 millennium goals

India is on track to meet its 2015 Millennium Development Goal target on water says a UNICEF report, though sanitation remains a cause for concern.According to the 'Progress for Children: A Report......

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......

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,......

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: 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.......

Kareena Kapoor: I did not enjoy going to school

Kareena Kapoor says she did not like going to school, as she felt left out for being an average student. The 33-year-old actress, who is UNICEF's celebrity advocate for education in......

Kristen Stewart & Dakota Fanning's steamy lip lock!

Get your low down on what's happening in the world of Hollywood, right here! After her Twilight fame, Kristen Stewart is racing back into the limelight for her steamy kiss with Dakota Fanning in......

Vote: Ash's sexiest covers

Years after she won the Miss World title, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is still gorgeous and much sought after. Her stunning looks have made sure that they've featured on a number of magazine covers,......

Anupam Kher's new role

Anupam Kher tells us about his new role. And no, it's not a filmi one.Anupam Kher, whose career spans nearly 400 films and over 100 plays, has been appointed the goodwill ambassador of the Pratham......

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......

CWG Chit Chat: Indian flag shown upside down; Farah pulls out

India hit the headlines for reasons other than sporting in the just-begun Commonwealth Games after it came to light that the country's flag was shown upside down in the official song for the 11-day......

PHOTOS: Commonwealth Games kick-off with spectacular opening

The 20th Commonwealth Games kicked off at Celtic Park in Glasgow on Wednesday with a colourful and spectacular opening ceremony. India, by the virtue of being the previous hosts, led the parade,......

CWG 2014: Queen's Baton showcased at India Gate

The Queen's Baton of the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games was taken at the historic India Gate by the country's top sportspersons in a low-key event on the first day of its India stop on Saturday.......

2014 CWG Queen's Baton makes low-key entry into India

The Queen's Baton of the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games was given a ceremonial reception by top Indian sportspersons and officials, including Indian Olympic Association acting chief Vijay Kumar......
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Piaa
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.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-latest-unicef-data-shows-that-one-in-three-malnourished-/26641393/answers/

Stalin
Q. Under a campaign run by UNICEF and Government of India, Aamir Khan has been promoting awareness against which of these ?A. Polio B. HIV/AIDS C. Family Planning D. Malnutrition
Stalin:  A. We need not worry about it, it is another achievement of Congress rule more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/under-a-campaign-run-by-unicef-and-government-of-india-aamir/26431911/answers/26641406

manish vats
Q. latest report released by UNICEF shows India had the highest number of deaths of children under five years of age in 2011.is it shame on upa?
Manish Vats:  A. Malnutrition- kuposhan more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/latest-report-released-by-unicef-shows-india-had-the-highest/23963527/answers/26431914

Paleshwar Maharaj
Q. Why is Indian society apathetic to our children's needs?
Paleshwar Maharaj:  A. It is a shame on India as a country and we all Indians more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-is-indian-society-apathetic-to-our-childrens-needs/23292238/answers/23963553

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Pak plans counselling for traumatised children in Peshawar

of India | Peshawar December 21, 2014 Last Updated at 18:00 IST Pakistan authorities have planned counselling sessions on post traumatic stress... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/pak-plans-counselling-for-traumatised-children-in-peshawar-114122100387_1.html
David Guetta

Popular French DJ Danid Guetta feels the scenario of electronic dance music aka EDM in India has evolved over the last couple of years. Guetta,... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/dance-music-scene-in-india-has-escalated-david-guetta-114122100299_1.html
UNICEF

Kolkata: Going by the current pace of decline, India is unlikely to achieve its target of reducing the infant mortality rate to less than 39 per... ...

http://www.indiatvnews.com/news/india/india-unlikely-to-meet-infant-mortality-rate-target-of-unicef-45450.html
Girls to get martial arts training to boost confidence

dation, in coalition with the UNICEF, has planned to bring down the number of adolescent marriages in three blocks — Giridih, Jamua and Bengabad... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/state-editions/ranchi/girls-to-get-martial-arts-training-to-boost-confidence.html
MPs, journalists bat for children's right to good health

New Delhi, Dec 20 The second annual 'Batting for Life' Twenty20 cricket match between MPs and journalists was held Saturday where Health Minister... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a515042.html

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