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Governors may play key role within constitutional framework: Narendra Modi
Modi suggested that planning for the 50th Governors' Conference next year should begin immediately. This effort should focus on making this annual event even more productive.
Consider millets in PDS: Maneka Gandhi writes to Ram Vilas Paswan
Union Minister for Women and Child Development Maneka Gandhi wants millets ...
Philips, IBM, Wipro & Infosys are investing in students to create skills-ready workforce
Several companies in India are helping its employees...
Got everything we asked for: WCD Ministry on Budget 2016
Setting up of One-Stop Centres for providing safety to women affected by violence is being significantly expanded in 2016-17, Maneka Gandhi said.
Assam government to set up tea estate markets
The shops, which will stack nutritional foods and grocery items, will be run by selected self-help groups that comply with the norms of the National Rural Livelihoods Mission.
Better healthcare makes economic sense. Does it make political sense?
In 4 years, India will jump past China to hit 1.411 bn people and become the most populous nation on Earth.
We need a coffee shop where basic and applied science meet: K VijayRaghavan
The only route open to our trained students/researchers is to become a professor. There could be exciting opportunities in the industry and startups.
$13.4 million Bill Gates grant to help combat India malnutrition
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has provided a grant of USD 13.4 million to the Tata-Cornell Agriculture and Nutrition Initiative (TCi) to help combat malnutrition in India.
Meghalaya passes resolution opposing Centre's notification on cattle sale
Cutting across political lines, the members of the Assembly supported the resolution tabled by Chief Minister Mukul Sangma.
Volunteers of government's flagship schemes to get social security
The move that will make them eligible for provident fund to begin with and eventually entitle them to health insurance and medical benefits akin to any organised sector worker.
India sets Guinness world record by cooking 918 kg khichdi
A team of 50 people led by celebrity chef Sanjeev Kapoor and NGO Akshaya Patra supervised the night-long preparations and yoga guru Ramdev Baba put crowning 'tadka' in the dish at the World India Food event.
India's rank improves to 55th position on global hunger index
Country's score is better than Pakistan (rank 57) and Bangladesh (57) but it still trails behind Nepal (44) and Sri Lanka (39).
Assam to set up Women, Child Development Agency, CM Tarun Gogoi says on Republic Day
He also said the government has framed guidelines for one-stop crisis centre 'Nirbhaya' for rescue and rehabilitation of women in distress.
Provide reservation to women in police force: Maneka Gandhi
Maneka Gandhi urged members of the Parliamentary Consultative Committee on Women and Child Development to persuade their state governments for providing 33% reservation for women in police force.
Haryana to set up 'Kanya Kosh' for first girl child
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar today said a 'Haryana Kanya Kosh' would be set up to provide financial assistance on the birth of first girl child.