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    Times Now, the most popular english news channel in India, of the Times of India Group took immediate action to withdraw airing of promos and programmes that BPNI  reported that it is a violation of the Indian Law.

    Action was swift and is highly appreciable. A joy to report it, and achievement by a preventive action.

     

  • The 21th World Breastfeeding Week 2013 ceremony and seminar on WBTi was held by Korea Breastfeeding Promotion Network (KBN) in Seoul on 2nd August, 2013. The venue was Korea Press Foundation in Seoul, South Korea.

    The ceremony of 2013 World Breastfeeding Week(WBW) was followed by "2013 WBW: WBTi Seminar", in which experts including medical doctors, professors and government officials discussed about the status of breastfeeding in Korea and direction for improvement of breastfeeding rate. 

     

  • World Breastfeeding Week is celebrating throughout Afghanistan, Minister of Public Health of Afghanistan, WHO, UNICEF and Save the children had speech related to Theme and objectives of World Breastfeeding Week 2013, all MoPH directorates, health staff , hospitals and world bank, USAID, European Union, and Health implementing organizations attended the WBW,at national level.Minister of Public Health distributed appreciation awards to BFHI hospital for their best practices during the WBW ceremony.