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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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Introducing Prenup Agreements In India

The latest debate about the need for prenuptial agreements (prenups) raises the question whether there is an urgent need for such a change. A... ...
Adopting your choice

15 November 2015, New Delhi, Tania Ameer The New Adoption Guidelines introduced by the government ensure the process, which has been made... ...
Railways for children

Moves to protect minors from trafficking on track When we talk about railways, we discuss several issues from passenger safety to management... ...
Prabhu seeks special safeguards for runaway children

Expressing concern over orphans or runaway children that loiter around railway stations and succumbed to illicit practice such as drug abuse,... ...
Online database proposed to help trace children lost at railway stations

NEW DELHI: Union railway minister Suresh Prabhu has proposed setting up of an online registration program in collaboration with the women and child... ...

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