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Protests greet Nitish during Muzaffarpur hospital visit

Public grief gave way to outrage as angry people raised slogans against Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday when he visited a hospital in Muzaffarpur district, where over 100 children had......

'The Gandhi family only give false promises'

'During every election, the Gandhis come and inaugurate some projects and then leave without completing it.' IMAGE: In the 2014 election, Sonia Gandhi received 526,434 votes from Rae Bareli. Her......

'This move is Modi's political desperation'

'The BJP has lost 5 states and Lok Sabha elections are due in less than 90 days.' 'The reservation bill is a jhunjhuna (lollipop) for the upper castes.' IMAGE: Swarn Sena activists staged a......

30 moments from India in 2018

From the Aadhaar verdict to #MeToo's arrival in the country to women's entry into the Sabarimala temple, India had a newsworthy 2018.As we step into 2019, some moments from the year gone by. Kindly......

Surveys give majority to Congress in Rajasthan, edge in MP

IMAGE: Congress president Rahul Gandhi waves to the crowd during a rally at Rajnandgaon, Chhattisgarh, on Friday. Photograph: PTI Photo With election campaign in full swing in five poll-bound......

21 Indian cities will run out of groundwater by 2020

At the bottom of the water index for 2016-17 are Odisha, Bihar, Jharkhand, Uttar Pradesh (UP), and Haryana, which are major producers of paddy, wheat, along with a host of horticulture crops. A......

How Tata Trusts uses big data to gauge consumption, production

In keeping with the Trusts’ objectives, the initiative was underpinned by an attempt to determine how over-nutrition was impacting citizens at a mass scale.  There’s a new......

Why govt banks will not be privatised

'There is a law that prevents the government from diluting its equity in the PSBs below 50 per cent.''That law has to be amended and given the parliamentary arithmetic of the political parties, it......

Budget 2018: An Exercise in Mindlessness

'In the final analysis, all Budgets everywhere are like the schemes hatched by A A Milne's lovable Winnie-the-Pooh.''They may be well-intended, but often go awry.''Although Pooh and his friends......

Does India need condom ads? YES!

With India set to be the world's most populous country by 2030, there is a growing need to control population through better use of contraceptives, says Abhishek Waghmare. On December 11, the......

Cricket has over one 1 billion global fans; T20 most popular

Globally, T20 cricket is the most popular format with 92 percent interest while ODIs are a close second with 88 percent interest. IMAGE: Two thirds of fans over the age of 16 years are......

Football Briefs: Former Man United manager Ferguson out of intensive care

News of all that's transpired on and off the football field IMAGE: Sir Alex Ferguson in the stands. Photograph: Andrew Boyers/Reuters Former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson is out of......

For some golfers Olympic thrill trumps Zika fears

'Would you rather win one of the majors or an Olympic medal?' 'The fact that we have an event every week, the Olympics will be another event' IMAGE: Lydia Ko from New Zeland hits her tee shot.......
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How fit is India's population?

According to the National Family and Health Survey (NFHS), a person is considered to be thin or overweight or obese, if their BMI score is less... ...

https://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/how-fit-is-india-s-population/story-GowietAkXqiLX5okiyivDK.html
When it comes to family planning many men lack enthusiasm

Unsold inventory in ongoing projects spells a crisis:Gautam Chatterjee ...

https://www.thehindubusinessline.com/news/when-it-comes-to-family-planning-many-men-lack-enthusiasm/article29131809.ece
In Odisha, two newborn girls found abandoned in 24 hours

According to the National Family Health Survey-4 released in 2015-16, there were 934 girls in the 0-6 age group for every 1000 boys in Odisha. The... ...

https://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/in-odisha-two-newborn-girls-found-abandoned-in-24-hours/story-sg7bUtOkkwPTfTu9qKeVqM.html
Deaths due to Malnutrition

The data on nutritional indicators of women and children across the country is captured under the National Family Health Survey (NFHS) conducted by... ...

http://pib.nic.in/newsite/PrintRelease.aspx?relid=192299
Caesarean Delivery

As per National Family Health Survey –IV (2015-16), birth by Caesarean Section (%) in private health facility is 40.9% which is higher than... ...

http://pib.nic.in/newsite/PrintRelease.aspx?relid=191757

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