INDIAN CHILDREN

  • Diarrhoea is life threatening for children under 2 years: Dr NK Arora May 23, 2013

    A landmark study published in 'The Lancet' pinpoints rotavirus as the major cause of diarrhoeal disease among Indian children. The findings can guide prevention, treatment and research on diarrhoeal diseases which globally claim the lives of 800,000 children every year. Dr NK Arora, executive director, The Inclen Trust, joined IBNLive...
  • '11 kids go missing every hour in the country' December 8, 2011

    New Delhi: 11 children go missing every hour in the country, a child rights NGO claimed on Thursday, citing data collected from government between 2008 and 2010 and a survey. The Bachpan Bachao Andolan (BBA) said it collected the data using RTI from 392 districts across the country in a span...
  • Man bikes across US to raise funds for Indian kids August 12, 2010

    Washington: Age did not deter this 67yearold American, who worked as a teacher in India for a couple of years, from undertaking a 3,831 mile bicycle tour across America to raise $ 14,500 for the education of children in India's rural areas. Lauren Brown, who was born in Meadville, Pennsylvania, taught...
  • Indian kid's design for Google on November 14 November 13, 2009

    Ever noticed the quirky logo designs Google puts up on its home page every day? Well, this November 14, for the first time ever, an Indian child's Google design will greet the world. ...