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Distribution of nutritional and

                  The Government is implementing the National Food Security Act, 2013 (NFSA), which provides for coverage of 75% of the rural and 50% of the urban population to receive foodgrains at highly subsidized prices of Rs.1/2/3 per kg ... PIB, 1 month ago
J&K Govt to include pulses in PDS: Minister Business Standard, 2 months ago

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Budget 2018: FM Jaitley expected to focus on agri to improve rural economy

The focus could be expressed by policies and allocations to activities that ensure good prices for crops, food and nutritional security, minimum wastage and higher processing of produce Siraj Chaudhry Last Updated at January 16, 2018 17:51 IST In the upcoming ...
 Business Standard2 months ago

Delivery of Nutrition to Children through Anganwadi Centres

The Government has taken several measures to ensure adequate availability of nutrition to children in the age group of 6-36 months as below:i           Under the Anganwadi Services of the Umbrella ICDS Scheme, Supplementary Nutrition, now a legal ...
 PIB1 month ago

Here are a few preventive healthcare packages for 'Corporate India'

New Delhi: Got your preventive health check-up done? If you wish to do so, ensure that you don't end up with unnecessary tests. It is important for every company to maintain and improve the health of employees so that they feel a sense of belonging and remain ...
 Sify1 month ago

PMO nod for National Policy for Women awaited: Maneka

Union Minister for Women and Child Development Maneka Gandhi on Monday said the draft National Policy for Women (NPW), which aims to ensure health, food security and nutrition to women, is awaiting nod by the PMO, but her Ministry could still implement it in ...
 Prokerala1 month ago

Reliance Industries wins Golden Peacock Award 2017 for CSR

Mumbai: Reliance Industries (RIL) on Friday said it has been awarded the Golden Peacock Award 2017 for corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives. In a statement here, RIL said that the award was a recognition, in particular, of the work done by its ...
 Sify1 month ago

Gilgit-Baltistan registers alarming malnutrition rate

-Baltistan [Pakistan], Feb 08 (ANI): The deteriorating rate of malnutrition and infant mortality rate in Gilgit-Baltistan (GB) raises serious concerns over poor health scenario in the region. A survey report of Scaling up Nutrition unit of planning and ...
 Sify1 month ago Gilgit-Baltistan registers an alarming malnutrition rate  Sify1 month ago

Union Budget 2018: Here is the full text of Finance Minister Arun Jailtey's speech

On Thursday, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presented the last full budget of the Modi government. Arun Jaitley, who arrived in the Lok Sabha to present the general budget for the fiscal year 2018-19, was the center of attraction between journalists and ...
 catchnews.com1 month ago

Budget 2018: What the agri sector wants from Jaitley

Corporate farming norms to be made more acceptable and balanced for both farmers and corporates Key challenges Small landholding: Since the bulk of farmers have less than 2 hectares of land, there is a difficulty in getting the benefits of ‘economics of scale’. Limited access to technology and extension: Farmers still do not have access to better technology. Also, effective dissemination of information from lab to land remains a challenge. Storage: We need to come a long way in ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

Agroforestry boosts rice and biodiversity in India

For the tough, weather-beaten farmers in the rural heartland of West Bengal, agroforestry is an age-old tradition that even finds mention in their folklore. In the remote village of Bhattadighi, a group of women farmers observes a unique ritual, known as ...
 catchnews.com2 months ago
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