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Mother Teresa's Missionaries of Charity orphanages to shut down?

Missionaries of Charity, the group started by Mother Teresa, may have to shut down its orphanages due to its non-compliance with adoption guidelines. Women and Child Fevelopment minister Maneka......

Delhi cab rape: 'Govt's actions have not matched its talks'

Members in Rajya Sabha on Tuesday transcended political barriers to voice concern over rape of a young executive in a cab in the national capital, with the House standing as one in condemning the......

How Maneka plans to tackle problem of runaway children

The Women and Child Development Ministry has found a new route to tackle the problem of runaway children, most of whom take trains to end up in big cities, and has sought Railways' support in this......

Law ministry says NO to giving NCW power to arrest

The law ministry has red flagged a proposal to provide the National Commission of Women punitive powers to arrest and penalise people guilty of harassing women and ignoring summons. The law......

More power for women's panel? Law ministry has issues

A proposal of the Women and Child Development Ministry to give greater powers to the National Commission of Women has faced legal hurdles as the law ministry has raised queries on the move. Sources......

Aamir to pitch in for nutrition campaign

Actor Aamir Khan, who has been earning accolades for highlighting social issues through his television programme, will soon be seen spreading awareness about the problem of malnutrition as part of......

PM urges faster labour reforms

Taking note of the inordinate delay in carrying out amendments by the labour ministry inlaws concerning women, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has asked the ministry to expedite the process. The......
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Infant mortality rate worse than Sub-Saharan Africa belies Madhya Pradesh's double digit growth claims

The state's tall claim of double digit economic growth is belied by the high number of infants who do not live beyond their first year. Photo:... ...

http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/little-tragedies-madhya-pradesh-infant-mortality-rate-national-rural-health-mission-anganwadi/1/737409.html
Twitterati say 'Daughter is equal to TEN SONS'

By mid-day online correspondent| Posted 1 hour India took to Twitter to celebrate its daughters after Minister Maneka Gandhi marked Thursday as... ...

http://www.mid-day.com/articles/india-celebrates-daughtersday-twitterati-say-daughter-is-equal-to-ten-sons/17520184
Women to get 26 weeks maternity leave soon after RS green light

The Rajya Sabha passed the Maternity Benefit Bill that will allow women to avail 26 weeks of maternity leave. Picture for representational... ...

http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/pregnant-women-26-weeks-maternity-leave-maneka-gandhi/1/737963.html
Health Minister launches MAA programme to promote breastfeeding

NI Wire Breastfeeding is natural and cost effective intervention and should be promoted at all levels: J P Nadda "Breastfeeding is the most... ...

http://www.newstrackindia.com/newsdetails/2016/8/6/3-Health-Minister-launches-MAA-programme-to-promote-breastfeeding.html
Joint teams of Odisha WCD, police rescue 626 children in 11 days

Cuttack, Aug 5: Scouting different places within the state for last 11 days, joint teams of the Odisha Women and Child Development department and... ...

http://www.india.com/news/india/joint-teams-of-odisha-wcd-police-rescue-626-children-in-11-days-1386551/

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