Malnutrition receives less attention than most of the world’s other major challenges. Yet it is one area where a relatively small investment can have the most powerful impact.
Improving nutrition of world’s poor children
People are facing hard times as pollution menace is increasing in the Kothagudem district in the Indian state of Telangana, observed the Member of Parliament and Parliamentary standing committee Chairperson G Renuka Chowdhary.
Pollution causing health crisis
The Zimbabwe government said it plans to pass a new law that will see people being jailed for up to 10 years for abusing social media.
Zimbabweans facing jail time over social media abuse
Last week, Public Health England said 6 million middle-aged adults in England take less than 10 minutes’ brisk exercise a month, risking their health.
Why children who exercise become healthier adults
Women are now more than a third more likely to go to university than men in the UK, according to new figures that show the gap between the sexes has reached record levels.
UK University gender gap at record high
The idea science is for boys’ is driven into girls before they are able to communicate, a Wales-based academic said.
Science 'for boys' message putting girls off some careers
A survey of more than 10,000 Australian women found 40 percent have been professionally diagnosed with depression or anxiety.
40% of Australian women diagnosed with depression
With school bells ringing once again, 1 in 3 US parents admits to worrying about bullying and cyberbullying.
1 in 3 US parents worry about cyberbullying (video)
Parents have a new tool to help them get through to their phone-addicted kids. A father in Britain has created an app that will send texts their children are not able to ignore until they read the message.
Dad creates app making parents’ texts impossible for kids to ignore
Not enough effort is being put into teaching China's ethnic minorities standardized Mandarin Chinese during Beijing's fight to eradicate poverty, a top advisor to the government said.
Chinese government advisor: More Mandarin needed to fight poverty

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