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Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Assam fail to stem infant mortality rate
In India, IMR has declined from 57 per 1,000 live births in 2006 to 42 per 1,000 live births in 2012.
Remuneration hike to address grievances of 25 lakh Anganwadi workers: Arun Jaitley
These workers will also get an incentive of Rs 500 per mon...
Kerala floods: Union Health Minister approves grant of over 18 crore
The ministry had earlier said it is extending all support to the relief ...
Modi government now prepares fitness challenge for school children
To be termed as ‘Khelo India National Fitness Assessment Programme’, the Centre plans to get all government, private, aided and unaided schools on board for this.
Parliamentary panel pulls up govt for 'outdated' malnutrition data
Panel has asked the govt to come up with a time-bound action plan to reduce under-nutrition.
Budget 2012: Social schemes and India’s flawed development plans
India's excellent economic growth has had little impact on its social indicators, and India is likely to miss achieving the Millennium Development Goals.
Uttar Pradesh govt okays a slew of proposals
"Decision to extend its term will be taken on the basis of results achieved and officers and staff will be appointed on deputation," the spokesman said.
PM Narendra Modi launches campaign to eradicate TB from India by 2025
The prime minister launched the TB-free India Campaign to take the activities under the National Strategic Plan for TB Elimination forward in a mission mode for ending the epidemic by 2025.
Towards universal healthcare: Centre must link NRHM funds to actual performance
Rajiv Arogyasri, the state-funded health insurance scheme in Andhra Pradesh, was a vote winner for the Congress that recaptured power in Hyderabad in 2009.
Agriculture in India can become a vibrant sector: US delegation
India's economy is predominantly agrarian, with agriculture and allied sectors contributing 18.2 per cent to our GDP (FY 2013-14).
India may not fully achieve Millennium Development Goals: Govt
The government today said the country may not fully achieve the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) ratified by the United Nations.
How ABB is tweaking products to make sustainability an integral part of its business model
ABB is tweaking its products, systems and services to make sustainability an integral part of its business model, much like a Unilever or a GE.
World Bank approves $1 billion credit for NRLP
The World Bank has approved $1 bn credit for National Rural Livelihoods Project which it said is aimed at strengthening the implementation of India's NRLM.
Government approves continuation of four ICDS programmes
The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs also approved phased expansion of the scheme for out of school girls in the age group of 11-14 years.
Enhanced farm production only way to contain food inflation: Radha Mohan Singh
Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh said it wouldn’t be possible to contain inflationary tendency in food prices without ensuring enhanced agricultural production.