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Child marriage kills more than 60 girls a day globally and 6 girls daily in South Asia: Report

October 11, 2021 8:50 pm

The report by Save The Children said South Asia sees 2,000 child marriage-related deaths every year, followed by East Asia and the Pacific with 650 deaths, and Latin American and the Caribbean, with 560 annual deaths.

Dark future? Climate change fuels higher heat, flood threats for children

September 27, 2021 1:21 pm

The research calculated the lifetime exposure to a range of extreme climate events for children born in 2020 compared to those born in 1960.

3 out of 4 children reported increase in negative feelings since COVID outbreak, a new report says

November 28, 2020 8:53 pm

The report also found that one-third or 32 per cent respondents in the programme participants group reported loss of their job.

Hope for Save the Children as Pakistan halts closure order

June 15, 2015 12:47 pm

Pakistan's Interior Ministry has halted an order it made closing the office of the international aid group Save the Children in Islamabad, an official said Sunday.

Save the Children office shut down by Pak Govt: Officials

June 12, 2015 5:38 pm

Pakistani officials placed a lock on the gate of the group's offices on Thursday night and asked employees to leave.

Pakistan asks NGO 'Save the Children' to leave country

June 12, 2015 12:00 pm

A statement issued by the Interior Ministry said the international NGO was involved in 'anti-Pakistan activities'.

World should follow Kolkata in teaching slum children: Hamilton

October 29, 2013 4:42 am

The international sportsman met children of St James School who teach underprivileged children from nearby slums.

India among leaders in reducing child mortality: Report

October 23, 2013 4:03 pm

India has made a steady progress in reducing deaths in children younger than 5 years.

Simpsons co-creator Sam Simon donates fortune

July 30, 2013 3:06 am

Sam Simon,the terminally ill co-creator of iconic animated series The Simpsons,is giving away most of his fortune to various causes

'India 76th in mother's wellness index'

May 08, 2012 5:33 pm

India appears not to be a happy place at all for women to become mothers...