August 23, 2021 8:29 pm
Data show that from 2018-19 to 2020-21, the BMC sterilized 48,725 women in Mumbai, while only 350 men chose vasectomy under the family planning programme.
June 10, 2021 2:23 pm
Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said that his government will work towards educating the women of the community so that the problem can be tackled effectively.
November 27, 2019 2:43 am
In 2018, around 500 men were sterilised while around 17,000 women opted for a tubectomy in the capital.
September 17, 2019 12:03 pm
22-year-old Sekulu Nyekha from Nagaland is among 40 winners selected for an initiative by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to raise awareness about family planning and reproductive health around the world.
November 13, 2018 12:05 am
June 16, 2017 6:13 am
The Sammelans will be part of a new family planning initiative called Mission Parivar Vikas.
June 07, 2016 11:03 am
Of the 12,615 schools in Kerala, which comprise government, private and government-aided private ones, as many as 5,573 — 44 per cent — are uneconomic as per the state Economic Review 2015.
June 04, 2016 9:49 am
The study by Population Foundation of India suggests that the country needs to spend around INR 15800 crores between 2013 and 2020
June 03, 2016 10:19 pm
Special focus to Family planning budget is needed to prevent high maternal and infant mortality, morbidity and poor child health resulting from poorly spaced pregnancies.
April 05, 2016 10:55 am
Family planning is at the core of the mission to reduce maternal and child mortality.