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Government Schemes: Where are we on urban agenda?

As major cities are expanding fast and facing myriad challenges of sustainable development, the government’s claim of having focused strongly on its urban agenda seems to be justified.

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Anti-trafficking bill overbroad, disproportionate: Amnesty

The Anti-Trafficking Bill should be referred to to a Parliamentary Standing Committee (PSC), urged the human rights organization.

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Andhra Pradesh aims to become India’s ‘innovation valley’

Amravati will be the hub of this innovation which will comprise nine cities inlcuding Media City, Government City, Justice City among others.

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Death rate three times higher in diabetic Indians

The study also reveals that being underweight was linked with higher risk of all-cause mortality compared to those who were marginally overweight or obese.

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Afghanistan aims at doubling trade with India

With ease of government policies in India, Afghanistan aims at expanding its agro-products in the Indian market.

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Indian squad set for Special Olympics event in Chicago

The event celebrates fifty years of Special Olympics, a global inclusive movement.

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Transforming Chennai into world's ‘Digital Well being Capital’

A new alliance is intending to improve the quality of life for healthcare providers and seekers and to leverage India’s strength to enhance global health and wellness care.

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Amartya Sen’s ‘An Uncertain Glory' to be launched in Hindi

The book not only talks about GDP of India but also raises questions about gender issues in the country.

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Youth initiative celebrates the message of Special Olympics

The initiative lays focus on the message of Special Olympics beyond boundaries and promotion of inclusiveness in sports.

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India has 25% of market opportunities for firms on SDGs

A latest UNGC report states that $4 trillion worth of market opportunities are available for companies working in the sustainable area.

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One in every 10 women of marital age is widowed: Loomba

Loomba Foundation collaborates with Rotary India Literacy Mission to advocate impoverished widows in society and to ensure improved livelihoods for them.

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NGOs come together for reducing air pollution in Punjab

This initiative will help in implementing low-cost alternative solutions among farmers to reduce crop residue burning in Punjab.

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Kerala best Indian state in reducing maternal deaths

On a promising note, three Indian states have already achieved SDG targets on Maternal Mortality Rate.

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Delhi launches 'Happiness Curriculum' for school students

The curriculum aims at helping students lead happier lives along with positive contribution to society.

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AIF Fellows help nonprofits in various initiatives

The 27 AIF Fellows volunteered with NGOs in India for bringing about small changes for the downtrodden.

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Five custodial deaths per day in India, says report

Asian Centre for Human Rights has cited India's home ministry's reply in the Rajya Sabha that states that a total of 1,674 custodial deaths including 1,530 deaths in judicial custody and 144 deaths in police custody took place from 1 April 2017 to 28 February 2018.

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Dalit rights activist detained in Maharashtra: Amnesty

This dalit activist has been detained on the charge of inciting violence, says Amnesty

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Global summit seeks disclosure of carbon emissions

The disclosure of carbon emissions will make governments and business accountable towards global climate goals

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Want to break gender stereotypes? Try this app

In a positive step towards breaking the gender stereotypes, a new game ‘Girl Rising’ has been launched to acknowledge the struggles of women in our society.

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Is India jumping the gun on e-cigarettes?

Studies show that e-cigarettes are less harmful as compared to normal cigarettes and it could be useful in quitting smoking.

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