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Lockdown Saga: High Demand, Skewed Supply Of Contraceptives In Rajasthan Villages

Jul 11, 2021 Tabeenah Anjum

As per an NGO report, the demand grew when the pandemic struck and services halted and reaching the Primary Health Centres for contraceptives became difficult for people in the rural area

Pregnant Women Now Eligible For Covid Vaccine, Can Register On CoWin Or Walk-In

Jul 02, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The union health ministry Friday gave the approval to this based on recommendations of the National Technical Advisory Group on Immunization (NTAGI).

Govt Approves Covid Vaccine For Pregnant Women: All You Need to Know

The Health Ministry has prepared a fact-sheet to guide frontline workers and vaccinations to counsel pregnant women on merits and demerits of getting the jab.

Freida Pinto Announces Pregnancy With Baby Bump Photo On Insta

Jun 29, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Actor Frieda Pinto and fiancé photographer Cory Tran are expecting their first child.

Pregnant Women Can Be Vaccinated Against Covid -19, Says ICMR

More data needed to decide whether children can be inoculated, says ICMR chief

23 May, 2021

Explained: Can Women Get Covid Vaccine Anytime After Delivery?

Outlook Web Bureau

Experts have stressed on the need to vaccinate pregnant women to protect them from the infection.

25 April, 2021

Explained: Can A Pregnant Woman Transfer Covid-19 To Her Foetus?

Outlook Web Bureau

While scientists say that mother-to-newborn Covid-19 transmission is rare, there are chances of the foetus becoming prone to adverse health risks

06 April, 2021

Why Dia Mirza's Pregnancy Is Not A Matter Of Trolling

Shruti Gupta

The real question is why our orthodox and narrow-minded society cannot keep up with people who do not follow the traditional, outdated way of living.

06 April, 2021

Trolls Question Dia Mirza's Pregnancy, She Responds, 'There Must Never Be Any Shame Attached To This Beautiful Journey'

Outlook Correspondent

Dia’s fans slam haters questioning her pregnancy before marriage saying, ‘Not your uterus, not your business.’

04 March, 2021

Shreya Ghoshal Announces First Pregnancy, Shares Picture

Outlook Web Bureau

The 36-year-old singer took to Instagram to declare that she is she is expecting her first child with her husband, entrepreneur Shiladitya Mukhopadhyaya.

21 February, 2021

Kareena Kapoor And Saif Ali Khan Welcome Baby Boy

Outlook Web Bureau

Kareena Kapoor and Saif Ali Khan welcomed their second child at around 8.30 pm on Sunday.


31 January, 2021

Civic Body In Maharashtra Decides To Prohibit Deliveries At Home

Outlook Web Bureau

It has been observed that many a times deliveries at home in slums and rural areas lead to death of the pregnant woman and the child, an official said

17 January, 2021

Planning At Local Level Can Accelerate Health Outcomes For Newborns

Dr Raju C Shah

It is estimated that reducing malnutrition could add about 3% to India's GDP as one in every three malnourished children in the world is Indian

04 January, 2021

HC Allows Termination Of 25-Week Pregnancy As Foetus Unlikely To Survive With Abnormalities


The court's permission was required as Section 3 of the Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act does not permit termination of pregnancy in case the period of gestation is more than 20 weeks.

20 December, 2020

Kareena Kapoor Khan's Book On Pregnancy To Come Out In 2021


The book, titled 'Kareena Kapoor Khan's Pregnancy Bible' will describe all the medical aspects of pregnancy with a focus on the mother and her symptoms.

18 December, 2020

Singer Neha Kakkar Flaunts Baby Bump In New Post With Husband Rohanpreet Singh


The 32-year-old singer captioned the photo, '#KhyaalRakhyaKar' with a hug and heart emoji.

10 December, 2020

Covid-19 And The Irreversible Marks Undernutrition Will Leave In Its Wake

Jef L Leroy and Marie Ruel

India’s Covid-19 mitigation efforts should be to prevent child undernutrition now rather than to treat it later.


27 October, 2020

Genes, Malnutrition, And A Hole In Your Baby's Heart

Dr. Yogesh Sathe

Genetics, maternal malnutrition, poor lifestyle can cause a hole in a baby’s heart in the womb

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz