Rs 9,046 crore earmarked for 'Poshan Abhiyan'
Union Minister for Women and Child Development Smriti Irani said in Lok Sabha that the government has set up the 'POSHAN Abhiyaan' with a budget of Rs 9,046 crore for three years in which 37 states and union territories and districts have been covered on the basis of annual programme implementation plan (APIP) submitted by respective states/UTs.
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Fortis ICD funds originally assigned to company that bought Religare loans
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Live bombs, war scrap lying in our container depots
The auditor has raised concerns at the absence of rules for re-exporting of containers with hazardous waste that resulted in them lying undisposed.
Government approves continuation of four ICDS programmes
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Aadhaar verdict: Ministries read the fine print to assess impact
Several ministries were poring over the fine print of the SC judgment to assess its implications for schemes that had already been linked to Aadhar numbers.
Indian carriers need $50 billion to buy planes over 10 years: Report
Against this background, Indian carriers will require an estimated USD 50 billion of financing to support projected deliveries until 2027.
Budget 2018: India Inc wants corporate tax cut, boost to SEZ units & removal of ICDS provisions
This year one can expect a Budget, which has something to offer to all stakeholders.
CAG finds fault in CM Gram Sadak Yojana, ICDS in Bihar
The report has pointed out poor functioning of the Integrated Child Development Services (ICDS) and the National Rural drinking water programme in Bihar.
Reinvent and redesign the ICDS to effectively combat malnutrition
Arguably the biggest social programme in the world, ICDS has nevertheless not been able to address maternal and child malnutrition in the 41 years of its existence.
Government defers implementation of ICDS by an year to 2017-18 assessment year
The revision of the tax audit report is also being made for ensuring the compliance with the provisions of ICDS and for capturing the disclosures mandated.
ICDS funds won't be slashed, says Maneka Gandhi
The Integrated Child Development Services (ICDS) scheme is centrally-sponsored but states and union territories are responsible for their implementation.
India signs $100-million draft export pact with Islamic Development Bank
ICD's mandate is to support economic development and promote the development of the private sector in its member countries through providing financing facilities.
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