Affected children are largely from around a litchi plantation in Malda

This new CDKN case study evaluates how a climate­ mainstreaming programme such as the one implemented in Gorakhpur District might inspire other local governments in a similar position to effectively incorporate climate change considerations into disaster management planning within their districts.

The menace of encephalitis continues unabated in Eastern Uttar Pradesh, as three more children succumbed to the disease at the BRD Medical College Hospital, official sources said here today.

पूर्वाचल में रविवार से हो रही बारिश ने जमकर कहर बरपाया। वाराणसी और आसपास के जिलों में बड़ी संख्या में पेड़, मकान, बिजली के खंभे आदि धराशाई हो गए। गोरखपुर-बस्ती मंडल के जिलों का यही हाल रहा। देवरिया औ

Encephalitis claimed four more lives while 17 new patients were admitted at BRD Medical College in last 24 hours.

The region is grip of dengue as more than 114 cases have reported in September alone. Last year, more than 2,000 dengue cases were reported and more than 300 people died till September.

Two children suffering from encephalitis died on Monday night.

Lucknow: The state government on Sunday said 152 persons have died in the floods so far.

Ghaziabad and Allahabad have emerged as the two most air polluted cities in Uttar Pradesh in a recent survey by a research and advocacy organization.

Focus On Health Of Kids, Pregnant Women

Lucknow: The state nutrition mission, approved by the state cabinet here on Monday, will begin with 41 high-focus districts. These districts, say officials in the state Health department, account for high rate of malnutrition. The list includes Gorakhpur, Kushinagar, Deoria, Ballia, Siddharthnagar, Bahraich, Barabanki, Shravasti, Gonda and Balrampur besides the Bundelkhand region.