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Indian experts: Marine algae and their compounds as health and nutrition

[India] The global hunger index (GHI) ranks India high with regard to proportion of calorie-deficient or undernourished population and prevalence of underweight children up to the age of five and their mortality. Continue reading Indian experts: Marine algae and their compounds as health and nutrition

Women dive deep to weed out gender barrier, make a living

As heavy winds lash the Ramanathapuram coast, A Mariammal and her niece M Rasakka sit outside their shanty and stare listlessly at the turbulent sea — the same blue space that swallowed their tiny fishing hamlet and their friends who ventured in to eke out a living that fateful morning on December 26, 2004. But the two can’t wait for the gale to calm to take on the Continue reading Women dive deep to weed out gender barrier, make a living