Women and child development secretary V S Oberoi is holding additional charge as NCPCR chairperson.
The Health Ministry has also formed an inter-ministerial committee to look into the issue of oxytocin misuse.
The Socio Economic Caste census, started by the Congress-led UPA government in June 2011, seems to have become a never-ending exercise.
CBSE had issued an advisory to its schools banning leather shoes and asking the staff and students to wear eco-friendly canvas shoes.
Outcome of the workshop will be an action plan which will help Ministry to formulate details of National Nutrition Mission.
The incident took place around noon when nearly a dozen youths gathered in front of the house of local MP Shyama Charan Gupta
This came even as the government is yet to clear a set of revised rules for appointments to the post.
However, as a MP, in my constituency people have come and complained to me about such cases which we have referred to the police.
Maneka Gandhi said that Kumarmangalam is from Tamil Nadu and runs an NGO called Prakriti.
A 2012 UN Food and Agriculture Organisation report places India at the bottom of the list of 177 countries on meat consumption.
The Women and Child Development Ministry is set to launch a multimedia advertisement blitzkrieg.
Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi caused a flutter in her office when she walked in with a box of sweets and asked it to be distributed.
Maneka also said she will work with the Education Ministry on girls’ education.
It includes facilitating faster adoption of children and setting up foster care homes.