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11 January, 2019 5:02 PM Guinness World Record With Longest Line Of Sanitary Napkins Set In Bengaluru

500 people at the 62nd All India Congress of Obstetrics and Gynaecology took seven and a half hours to lay out 10,105 sanitary pads in a line 3,537 feet long. Participants at a medical congress in Bengaluru have set a new Guinness World Record for the longest line of sanitary pads, in a move aimed at promoting menstrual hygiene. Five hundred people at the 62nd All India 135

2 January, 2019 10:31 AM UNICEF: India May Have Welcomed Maximum New Borns On New Year

India is estimated to have welcomed 18 per cent of the total babies born globally on January 1, 2019, UNICEF said on Tuesday. According to the UNICEF, 69,944 babies were expected to be born on the New Year Day out of 3,95,072 babies likely to be born across the world. As per UNICEF, globally over half of these births are estimated to taken place in seven 115

18 December, 2018 3:52 PM Priyanka Chopra's 'Pro Tip' For All The Those Who Are Getting Married, And A New Picture

Priyanka Chopra had signed up for a wedding registry guide with Amazon for her "big day" Actress Priyanka Chopra, who got married to singer Nick Jonas recently, has a "pro-tip" for all those who are planning their wedding. Priyanka, who had signed up for a wedding registry guide with Amazon ahead of her wedding, in a recent Instagram post also suggested 76

14 November, 2018 4:20 PM NITI Aayog, UNICEF Announce 72-hour Tinkering Hackathon For School Children

NITI's Atal Innovation Mission (AIM) and UNICEF, have come together this Children's Day, to provide an open platform to young children of India, to contribute towards sustainable development. NITI Aayog's Atal Innovation Mission (AIM) and UNICEF India, have come together this Children's Day, to provide an open platform to young children of India, to contribute 107

14 November, 2018 3:17 PM Hima Das Appointed UNICEF India's Youth Ambassador

Hima Das said she is honoured to have become UNICEF India's Youth Ambassador. "Meet our Youth Ambassador, Hima Das! The Asian Games medallist is @UNICEF India's first ever youth ambassador as part of #WorldChildrensDay celebration," UNICEF India captioned the photo. Along with a gold medal in the 18th Asian Games, Hima claimed the silver medal in the women's 93

3 November, 2018 1:43 PM Starving 7-Year-Old Yemeni Girl, Whose Photo Sparked Global Anger, Dies

Amal Hussein Photo: The photograph shows an emaciated Amal Hussein, whose skin and bones can be seen, staring into space away from the camera. Amal Hussein, a malnourished 7-year-old girl from war-torn Yemen, whose photograph sparked shock and anger across the globe, died on Thursday. The photograph shows an emaciated Amal, whose skin and bones can be seen, staring 97

18 June, 2018 8:02 AM India looking at another good year at Cannes Lions 2018, Piyush and Prasoon Pandey to be honoured

The Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity begins today and the world will see a new and improved ceremony that will last for five days, unlike nearly eight days in previous festivals. Not many were confident that the world’s most popular ad festival will take place this year due to publicized complaints from advertising holding companies on how expensive 100

3 June, 2018 4:49 PM 44% of Afghan children are out of school: report

Increase in violence is the main reason Nearly half all children in Afghanistan are out of school due to conflict, poverty, child marriage and discrimination against girls, the number rising for the first time since 2002, humanitarian organisations said in a report on Sunday. Spreading violence has forced many schools to close, undermining fragile gains 192

6 March, 2018 11:06 AM Child marriages decline, led by big fall in South Asia

A significant fall in the number of child marriages in South Asia has helped reduced the rate of marriage for girls globally, the U.N. children’s agency said on Tuesday. More educational opportunities for young girls, government investments in adolescent girls and strong advocacy about the illegality of child marriage saw 25 million fewer child marriages 75

7 December, 2017 8:07 AM Priyanka Chopra's 2 Lakh+ Unread Mails Get Twitter Sharing Own Inbox Pics

If you're planning to email the star, you should see this first Shuttling between countries, shooting for movies, TV shows, brand endorsements, being a goodwill ambassador for UNICEF and also handling her many social media accounts - Priyanka Chopra, without a doubt, is one busy woman. While she's doing her best to juggle all the commitments, one thing 96