More Indian women are enrolling at management schools. The postgraduate program for 2017-19 at India’s best b-school, the Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIMA), saw its ratio increase to 28 percent from 21 percent in the previous batch and 14 percent the year before.
Number of Indian women studying at management schools up
A rise in the use of zero hours contracts could be contributing to poor mental health among younger people, a new study suggested.
Workers on zero hour contracts more likely to suffer mental health
There's nothing more formidable than a stubborn child.
Stubborn children could grow up to be richer
Haiti could stem its seven-year-long cholera epidemic by the end of 2018 as the number of reported cases has dropped sharply, government and United Nations officials said.
Haiti could stem cholera epidemic by end of 2018
Restricting access to firearms just for people with known mental health or substance abuse problems and those who previously tried to kill themselves won’t prevent many suicide deaths, US researchers said.
Firearm restrictions not enough to prevent suicides
Millions of children in England are growing up in vulnerable or high risk environments, according to a pioneering report, which warns that an ‘unacceptably high’ number face having their future chances of happiness blighted.
Millions of children in England growing up in high risk environment
Infant mortality rates recently increased for blacks in the United States, whereas the rates in whites continued to decline, a new study showed.
Infant mortality racial gap increasing in US
Air pollution for city-dwellers is nothing new, but many might be horrified to learn how badly the problem could be affecting them.
Air pollution affects life expectancy
World hunger has increased, reversing years of progress, said a UN specialized agency.
Progress on world hunger has reversed
When doctors and nurses at the Vatican's showcase children's hospital complained in 2014 that corners were being cut and medical protocols ignored, the Vatican responded by ordering up a secret in-house investigation.
Vatican’s children hospital cuts corners to make profit: Probe

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