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In Delhi, osteoarthritis remains a neglected problem: Study

Lack of awareness leads women and injury-prone adults to seek medical care only at a severe stage.

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Deaths due to road mishaps cost nations 3-5% of GDP

Issues related to road safety and injury were discussed in detailed at a media workshop organised by WHO in Delhi.

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Yoga can help stave off NCDs: Poonam Khetrapal, WHO

The International Day of Yoga demonstrates, the art of being active is one each of us can master, writes Dr Poonam Khetrapal Singh, WHO Regional Director for South-East Asia.

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No human rights violation of jawans in Sukma attack: CRPF

At least 25 CRPF personnel are believed to have succumbed to the ambush carried out in April by left wing ultras in a tribal dominated Indian state.

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A hobby can eliminate your bad habits

A latest survey highlighted that most of those who managed to quit smoking did so by engaging themselves in different hobbies.

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Lifetime award for Wockhardt Foundation’s Dr Huz

National Institute of Cleanliness Education and Research (NICER) recognized Dr Huzaifa Khorakiwala for his contribution towards social issues.

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UN agencies assist storm victims in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka's Disaster Management Centre (DMC) estimates that over 2,500 houses were destroyed and nearly 15,900 damaged.

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Urbanisation growing fast in India, so is extreme poverty

Cities in urban India are being continuously flooded with economically poor people, writes Akanksha Sharma.

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Thai government promotes low-emission rice farming

Climate-Smart sustainable rice standard to be adopted by Thai farmers.

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Accessibility summit in India to enhance tech access

The summit aims its efforts towards bridging technology divide for driving digital inclusion to empower the disabled.

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Women’s quota Bill set to become a people’s agenda

A leading nonprofit will mobilise Panchayat heads to galvanize the masses.

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Climate policies: Indian MPs visit Germany for a workshop

The delegation consisted of different Indian Political Parties with a common goal of implementing its own sustainable low-carbon initiatives in India.

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Can crowdfunding help India’s 70 mn disabled people?

According to estimates based on statistics on an average one person gets disabled every minute in India.

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Sewing machines distributed to 400 widows in Varanasi

The machines have been distributed by the Loomba Foundation as part of its project to empower 5000 impoverished widows in Varanasi.

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Master Chef Kapoor raises $2.1 mn for Akshaya Patra

Akshaya Patra, an NGO serves 1.6 million midday meals to children in 13,200 government schools in 12 States across India.

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Empowered women bring more bucks to society: Yassmin

Renowned Muslim activist and author Yassmin Abdel-Magied feels that progress of women translates into prosperity for everyone.

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Abuse of migrant workers widespread in Qatar: Amnesty

About 25% of workers at one company said they felt unable to report health and safety concerns for fear of reprisal.

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PickUrFlick Indie film festival turns lens on social issues

The festival witnessed two World Premieres, five Asian Premieres and six Indian Premieres.

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E-learning platform for grassroots NGOs launched in India

The Change the Game Academy has been launched to help the local community welfare projects reap benefits of ‘Digital India.’

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Minister launches online directory for body donation

The Indian health minister also launched organ & whole body donation awareness campaign 2016 – 2017.

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