Thursday, Dec 01, 2022

maternal mortality


One Life, One Change: How a death at childbirth changed the lives of 27 girls near Jaipur

May 22, 2017 7:59 am

After her friend’s death, Vijaylaxmi started opposing child marriage. She is now leading a small movement

Delivering health

January 06, 2014 12:57 pm

This refers to the editorial ‘Mother care’ (IE, January 2).

Human Rights activist Shabnam Hashmi slams Narendra Modi's 'Gujarat model' as myth

April 09, 2014 11:27 am

Claims the brouhaha over development due to clever strategies of Modi's media managers.

Briefly Region

July 21, 2011 3:18 am

The Punjab government on Wednesday transferred seven IPS officers,including two police commissioners and inspector general of police.

Sonia launches free delivery scheme of Health Ministry

June 01, 2011 12:27 pm

The initiative guarantees free delivery,medicines and diet for pregnant women in govt hospitals.

High maternal mortality in India,consortium soon to advise govt

June 11, 2010 11:48 pm

Upset by the recent issue of The Lancet,which has implicated that India has been one of the underpeforming countries in the world regarding maternal mortality...

One woman dies every 5 min during delivery in India: report

August 01, 2009 3:42 pm

Every five minutes,a woman dies in India while delivering a child,says a report prepared by Centre for Reproductive Rights.

‘Maternal mortality rate higher in South Asia’

March 07, 2009 1:49 am

Even as India has achieved some success in the areas of fertility and infant mortality,the maternal mortality ratio here still remains a cause for concern,a World Bank report has revealed.....

Uttar Pradesh has highest maternal mortality: Unicef

January 20, 2009 10:32 am

The high rate of maternal mortality in India is not evenly spread with UP reporting the maximum number of deaths and Kerala the least.