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Maneka to approach Jaitley over funding for WCD Ministry

Maneka Gandhi said she along with Health Minister J P Nadda planned to approach the Finance Minister for more funds.


Rs 50,000 fine for violation of sexual harassment law: Maneka Gandhi

Employers will be liable to pay a fine of Rs 50,000 for failing to implement the provisions of the law dealing with sexual harassment of women at workplace.

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Atrocities against women on the rise: Government in Rajya Sabha

In 2011, cases of atrocities reported against women were 2,28,650, going up to 2,44,270 in 2012 and 3,09,546 in 2013.

It is shocking that the apex court should now go back on juvenile justice and observe that our law is ‘too liberal’.

Looking at changes in juvenile law, making child adoption easy: Maneka

The government’s ‘Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao’ initiative was launched after realising the need for urgent action, she said.

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Maneka mulls ‘crisis centres’ in every state, UT by August

Gandhi said the government is very strict on the issue of sex-related crimes against women.

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Delhi Confidential: Lonely on dais

The WCD Ministry apparently is waiting for a nod from the Prime Minister’s Office to appoint the members.


My dream made in india: Uttam Singh

He tried for a government job but everywhere, he says, was asked for a bribe of at least Rs 1 lakh.

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Sustainable fashion is need of the hour: Maneka Gandhi

She was addressing ‘India towards Sustainable Fashion 2020′.


Adoption rate in India ‘shameful': Union Minister Maneka Gandhi

“I have found bottlenecks, idleness, unconcern, lying… in this process you have destroyed thousands of lives,” she said.

Govt: Not in favour of reducing juvenile age

Maneka said govt is proposing modifications in processes which are followed while dealing with heinous offences committed in 16 to 18 age group.

Vacant NCPCR waits for new chief, members

Women and child development secretary V S Oberoi is holding additional charge as NCPCR chairperson.

Health Ministry wants oxytocin details after Maneka letter

The Health Ministry has also formed an inter-ministerial committee to look into the issue of oxytocin misuse.

Delhi Confidential: Little Room

The Socio Economic Caste census, started by the Congress-led UPA government in June 2011, seems to have become a never-ending exercise.


State likely to ban leather shoes in govt schools

CBSE had issued an advisory to its schools banning leather shoes and asking the staff and students to wear eco-friendly canvas shoes.

Malnutrition action plan by Nov 1: Maneka

Outcome of the workshop will be an action plan which will help Ministry to formulate details of National Nutrition Mission.