April 19, 2022 10:44 pm
Mumbai Top News: Mumbai accounted for 85 of the 137 cases.
April 19, 2022 3:10 am
Last October, Gadchiroli introduced a special diet programme for malnourished children between the ages of six months and six years, and since then 3,794 malnourished children (of the 7,111 listed) have recovered in the district.
December 13, 2021 3:17 am
🔴 Following results from the recent National Family Health Survey, the state government had introduced boiled eggs or bananas for students in Ballari, Bidar, Kalaburagi, Koppal, Raichur, Vijayapura and Yadgir districts.
July 11, 2021 7:26 am
Of the 83,909 children found severely underweight, Nandurbar, Gadchiroli and Palghar accounted for 24.7 per cent of the cases.
March 29, 2021 9:33 am
In rural India, the National Food Security Act of 2013 – which entitles three-fourths of all households to 5 kg of wheat or rice per person per month at Rs 2 and Rs 3 per kg, respectively – has reduced the demand for millets.
March 09, 2021 8:40 pm
On Tuesday, the budget was presented by zilla parishad vice-president Ranjit Shivtare.
January 21, 2021 9:29 am
Local SHGs roped in for mushroom supply.
July 15, 2020 3:35 pm
Almost 690 million people were undernourished last year, the most since 2009, and the pandemic could tip as many as 132 million people into chronic hunger by the end of this year, the UN said in a report
July 14, 2020 4:13 pm
According to the State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World report, more Indian adults became obese between 2012-16. The number of adults (18 years and older) who are obese grew from 25.2 million in 2012 to 34.3 million in 2016, growing from 3.1 per cent to 3.9 per cent.
July 16, 2019 2:00 pm
The number of Indian children under five years who were overweight was 2.4 million last year, while 46 million were stunted, according to the report.