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Nutritious Diet Costs Twice As Much As Energy-Only Diet: Save The Children Study In Jharkhand
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Nutritious Diet Costs Twice As Much As Energy-Only Diet: Save The Children Study In Jharkhand

The study recommended that the cost of food habits nutritious diet (FHAB) should be used as a benchmark to observe changes in the affordability gap to assess whether new social protection initiatives have worked ...
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Swachh Survekshan 2020 Results: Jharkhand Is India’s Cleanest Small State, Four Cities Also Get Awarded
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Swachh Survekshan 2020 Results: Jharkhand Is India’s Cleanest Small State, Four Cities Also Get Awarded

Swachh Survekshan 2020 Results: Jharkhand is the ‘Best Performing State’ in the category of less than 100 urban local bodies ...
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Jharkhand Launches Rapid Antigen Testing Drive In Four High Caseload Districts
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Jharkhand Launches Rapid Antigen Testing Drive In Four High Caseload Districts

Amid the rise in COVID-19 cases in the state, Jharkhand Health Department has launched a rapid antigen testing drive for two days in four districts which have a high caseload ...
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Fighting The Coronavirus: Jharkhand Becomes The First State To Impose ‘No Mask’ Penalty Of Up To Rs 1 Lakh
Coronavirus Outbreak Jharkhand

Fighting The Coronavirus: Jharkhand Becomes The First State To Impose ‘No Mask’ Penalty Of Up To Rs 1 Lakh

Here’s a look at how states are fighting COVID-19 with fines against those not wearing masks or spitting in public places ...
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Jamshedpur Based NGO Addresses The Menstrual Needs Of Rural Girls During Coronavirus Lockdown
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Jamshedpur Based NGO Addresses The Menstrual Needs Of Rural Girls During Coronavirus Lockdown

While the nation is living under a coronavirus induced lockdown and fighting COVID-19, girls in East Singhbhum district of Jamshedpur are waging a war to maintain menstrual hygiene ...
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Women Of Jharkhand’s Simdega District Are Tackling Menstrual Waste By Practising Plastic Free Periods
Jharkhand Menstrual Hygiene News

Women Of Jharkhand’s Simdega District Are Tackling Menstrual Waste By Practising Plastic Free Periods

The Garima Abhiyan, a district-wide campaign run by the administration of Simdega district, Jharkhand, is breaking the taboo associated with menstruation by providing its women with eco-friendly sanitary pads ...
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Uttar Pradesh is home to six of the top ten most polluted cities in the country
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Six Of The Country’s Most Polluted Cities Are In Uttar Pradesh While Top Two In Jharkhand, Reveals Greenpeace Study

According to the Greenpeace India study, Jharkhand’s Jharia was titled as the most polluted city in the country while Delhi, known for its hazardous air quality saw a marginal improvement this year ...
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NITI Aayog Lauds This Jharkhand School For Its Cleanliness And Sanitation Initiatives
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NITI Aayog Lauds This Jharkhand School For Its Cleanliness And Sanitation Initiatives

The ‘swachh’ efforts undertaken by students and teachers of Dulsulma Middle School in the Palamu district of Jharkhand have been commended by NITI Aayog as it sets an example of cleanliness before many other schools in the state ...
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Jharkhand Swasth India Swasth Report Cards

Swasth Report Card: Jharkhand Continues To Battle Malnutrition, But Improves In Tackling Wasting And Anaemia

Over the course of 10 years, not much has changed in Jharkhand, when it comes to its battle Malnutrition. But the state showed a downward trend in wasting when in India wasting rate saw an increase by 1.2 per cent ...
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It’s Because Of Our Women That We Could Achieve Open Defecation Free Status, Says Raghubar Das At 'Swasthagraha'
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It’s Because Of Our Women That We Could Achieve Open Defecation Free Status, Says Raghubar Das At ‘Swasthagraha’

While talking at the 12-hour ‘Swasthagraha’ initiated as part of NDTV and Dettol’s Banega Swasth India campaign, Jhankhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das spoke about what the importance of a healthy body and how the unity of citizens can help in bringing a change ...
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Jharkhand Tells Its Women To Break The Silence Around Periods And Be Healthy Through A New Campaign
Jharkhand Menstrual Hygiene News

Jharkhand Tells Its Women To Break The Silence Around Periods And Be Healthy Through A New Campaign

As Menstrual Hygiene Day was celebrated on May 28, the state government of Jharkhand has decided to run a state-level campaign to spread awareness among men and women about health and sanitation issues around menstruation ...
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Mission Menstrual Hygiene: Jharkhand’s 'Garima Fauj' Is Fighting Myths About Menstruation
Jharkhand Menstrual Hygiene News

Mission Menstrual Hygiene: Jharkhand’s ‘Garima Fauj’ Is Fighting Myths About Menstruation

Garima Abhiyan, a district-wide campaign launched by the district administration in Simdega district, Jharkhand - is counseling people to break the taboo associated with menstruation ...
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