Jul 30, 2014 11:41 AM
The deficit in monsoon rains has come down and good rainfall is expected in the coming days, said Radha Mohan Singh, India’s Agriculture Minister.
[South Asia] [Agriculture] [Monsoon] [India]
Jul 28, 2014 04:30 PM
UNDP’s Human Development report-2014 recommends universalizing social protection ensuring full employment to help eradicate poverty.
[India] [Poverty eradication] [Inequality, Vulnerability] [South Asia] [Poverty] [Human Development] [UNDP]
Jul 28, 2014 11:08 AM The study, "Global Trends in Antibiotic Consumption, 2000-2010," found that worldwide antibiotic use has risen a staggering 36 per cent over those 10 years.
Jul 25, 2014 10:00 AM During the last 3 years, 751 complaints against illegal agents were received in India by the Ministry for Overseas Indian Affairs and External Affairs.
Jul 25, 2014 11:55 AM
According to a report which surveyed 700 patients in four Afghan provinces, 44 percent of respondents were forced to sell their possessions to get health care during a recent illness.
[Health MDGs] [Health] [Afghanistan] [South Asia]
Jul 24, 2014 12:50 PM
Delhi topped the list as it failed to avail the central assistance of Rs. 1,130 crore as against the committed assistance of Rs. 2,327 crore.
[South Asia] [Infrastructure] [India]