User: vaishalidassani Topic: IFPRI
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Last updated: Nov 13 2018 18:42 IST RSS 2.0
 
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A government survey shows the extent of obesity among Indian children and adolescents 18.10.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Five per cent of Indian children are overweight and 10% pre-diabetic.
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India’s fight against anaemia is picking up pace 7.10.2019 Scroll.in
But states have to do more.
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In India, eggs are abundant and cheap, but often don’t reach those who need them most 5.9.2019 Scroll.in
While some states such as Uttar Pradesh do not have a policy for the provision of eggs to pregnant mothers and infants, others grapple with stunted budgets.
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High Prices Of Food May Contribute To Malnutrition: Study 24.7.2019 NDTV Food - Latest
Affordability of both healthy and unhealthy foods varies significantly and systematically around the world, the researchers noted.
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The X factor: Teenage pregnancies are large silent contributors to childhood malnutrition in India 10.7.2019 Scroll.in
An IFPRI study shows that India needs to look beyond the challenge of providing food to tackle the challenge of malnutrition.
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Here are four cool things Bengaluru scientists invented recently 25.6.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Bengaluru is a hub of research institutions, but how many us know of the scientific breakthroughs made here? From a new catalyst to generate hydrogen, to a potential cure for pancreatic cancer, here are top findings from the city over the past year
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Only 23% of Indian toddlers and infants get a balanced diet. Educating women can help change that 19.6.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
A mother’s level of education is a greater determiner of diet than household wealth.
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Children born to teenage mothers are more undernourished, Says Study 18.5.2019 NDTV Food - Latest
Chances of undernutrition among children born to adolescent mothers were 10 per cent higher than children born to adult mothers
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The cost of crop burning in India is three times the country’s health budget 21.3.2019 Scroll.in
The health bill from crop burning is Rs 2 lakh crore annually.
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Air Pollution From Stubble Burning Costs India $30 Billion A Year: Report 4.3.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Air pollution due to crop residue burning in northern India causes an estimated economic loss of USD 30 billion annually, and is a leading risk factor of acute respiratory infections, especially among...
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Air pollution from crop burning costs North India over $30 billion annually, finds study 4.3.2019 Scroll.in
The study by a research body found that the burning of crop residue increases the risk of acute respiratory infection three times.
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Crop residue burning gobbles up $ 30 billion annually: Study 4.3.2019 Sify Finance
Burning of crop residue, a common practice by Punjab and Haryana growers, leads to an estimated economic loss of over $30 billion annually, besides being a leading risk factor for acute respiratory infection, especially among children, researchers said on Monday.
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Nutrition programmes, education help lowering anaemia in India 13.11.2018 The Assam Tribune
Nutrition programmes, education help lowering anaemia in India
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In spite of abundant agri products why are farmers unhappy? 19.9.2018 Rediff: Business
The irony of this scheme to benefit farmers is that it could add to the problems for the government because the mechanism to procure and store crops like pulses, coarse cereals and oilseeds barely exists.
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Why health workers, paid Rs 4,000 per month, are vital to India's national nutrition mission 5.8.2018 Sify Finance
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BJP states most resistant to eggs in mid-day meals, cite vegetarian sentiments 31.7.2018 Sify Finance
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Women’s health crucial to combat stunting: study 27.5.2018 Hindu: Internet
Research across 640 districts links better healthcare, education to reduced stunting.
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Six UP districts figure in top 10 list of child stunting in India 24.5.2018 Latest News
Low body mass index in women was identified as the biggest cause of stunting among children
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Here's how India can double farm incomes 23.4.2018 Sify Finance
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Will raising minimum support price necessarily lead to higher inflation? 11.4.2018 Top Stories
Maize MSP in the coming kharif season (2018-19) and onwards has to necessarily go up by 14.5%
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