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20Aug 2018

Get them back to school

India ranks 92 among 145 countries when it comes to education according to the Global Report of 2015. A large share of out-of-school children in the age group of six-18 years is from India. Merely 12 per cent schools fulfill India's Right to Education (RTE) norms. Lack of safe access to sch...

17Aug 2018

Marginalised adolescent girls must have safe access to education

Almost half of India's 1.25 billion people are aged under 25, making it the youngest nation in the world. This can be India's biggest asset if the energies of the youth are channelised in the right direction. This is reflected in India's policy commitment. The government has made efforts t...

15Aug 2018

App soon to check blood availability

The Bihar State Aids Control Society (BSACS) plans to launch a mobile app for people to check the availability of blood at blood banks. The app is being developed with the technical support from CARE India. It would be launched at Patna Medical College and Hospital (PMCH). BSACS project di...