July 24, 2018 5:58 pm
Union Health Minister said that low performing states are Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Assam, Rajasthan, Odisha and Jammu and Kashmir.
October 03, 2017 4:21 am
Madhya Pradesh, with 9,269 children aged till 5, recorded the highest deaths followed by Uttar Pradesh with 8,440 deaths.
April 05, 2016 10:55 am
Family planning is at the core of the mission to reduce maternal and child mortality.
January 21, 2016 12:01 am
Perhaps our statistical discrepancies are symptomatic of the transition from an informal to a formal system.
November 22, 2013 5:51 pm
Mobile phones have emerged as a simple solution for improving the survival chances of mothers and babies.
April 09, 2014 11:27 am
Claims the brouhaha over development due to clever strategies of Modi's media managers.
October 16, 2012 3:54 am
A doctor at the Government Rural Hospital at Palashbari,was arrested by cops on Sunday on charges of denying medical care and admission to a pregnant woman
May 25, 2011 6:52 pm
The government has asked all the states to ensure free services to all pregnant women delivering in government health institutions.
March 19, 2011 12:46 am
With just 60 per cent mothers breastfeeding their newborns in the city,the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) on Thursday organised an orientation programme for Accredited Social Health Activists and Anganwadi workers to promote breastfeeding,hygiene,institutional delivery and bring down child mortality rates.
August 30, 2009 2:12 am
In an attempt to address the issue of infant mortality and diarrhoea deaths among children in Bengal,the United Nations Childrens Fund (UNICEF) and the state government have decided to launch a short film campaign.