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'Increase maternity leave from three months to eight'
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'Increase maternity leave from three months to eight'

Women and child development (WCD) minister Maneka Gandhi wants the three-month maternity leave presently granted to working women under the Maternity Benefits Act, 1961, to be increased to eight months, so as to enable mothers to take better care of their ... MSN India, 2 days ago

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Frame guidelines for imposing ban on junk food in schools: WCD

inistry today asked Health and Human Resource Development Ministry to frame guidelines for imposing ban on junk food in schools, days after a government-appointed Committee held such foods responsible for increasing obesity among children. The Women and Child ...
 Business Standard2 days ago Ban junk food in school canteens, Women and Child Development Ministry recommends  DNA India5 days ago Ban on Junk Food sale near school important according to Child Development Ministry  Agron Food Processing6 days ago
Bangalore Mirror

Junk that unhealthy canteen

Union ministry for WCD issues directive to schools to monitor kids' nutrition; urges states to shut fast food shacks within 200m radius An early onset of lifestyle diseases among children, thanks to the prevalence and addiction to processed food, ...
 Bangalore Mirror6 days ago Ban junk food within 200m of schools, says WCD panel  Times of India1 week ago Why junk food should not be sold in school canteens  DNA India12 hours ago Indian Government panel recommends ban on junk food in and around schools  Food Processing Technology4 days ago
Med India

WCD committee recommends banning sale of junk food in schools

A committee set up by the women and child development (WCD) ministry has recommended banning sale of junk food in and around schools.The committee constituted to look into the issues related to growing problems of obesity among children and its relationship ...
 Prokerala1 week ago The Committee set up by WCD Ministry on Consumption of Junk Food by School Children and its availability to them, submits its reports  PIB1 week ago
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WCD Ministry wants 33 pc reservation for women in police dept, training of anganwadi workers

New Delhi, Jul 17 (UNI) Women and Child Development ministry today requested its committee members to persuade state governments for 33 per cent reservation for women in police. Addressing mediapersons, Minister for Women and Child Development ...
 United News of India1 month ago PTI - WCD - Provide reservation to women in police force: Maneka  Namibia Press Agency1 month ago The Consultative Committee of WCD Ministry meets, lays emphasis on training of anganwadi workers  PIB1 month ago Smt Maneka Sanjay Gandhi inaugurates the first One Stop Centre at Raipur in Chhattisgarh  PIB1 month ago

Modi Govt Suppressing National Survey by WCD: Congress

Congress today accused the Narendra Modi dispensation of deliberately suppressing a national survey which says that child immunisation levels in Gujarat were shockingly low and proportion of underweight children in the state worse than national average.
 Outlook1 month ago PTI - CONG-GUJARAT - Modi govt deliberately suppressing nat'l survey by WCD: Cong  Namibia Press Agency1 month ago PM Narendra Modi government deliberately suppressing national survey by WCD: Congress  Economic Times1 month ago Narendra Modi government deliberately suppressing national survey by WCD: Congress  IBNLive India News1 month ago

WCD Ministry to use I-T-related services in its scehmes

tegrated Child Development Services driven by a common application software in eight states under World Bank-assisted restructured System Strengthening and Nutrition Improvement Project in a phased manner," Union Minister Maneka Gandhi told the Lok Sabha in a ...
 Business Standard3 weeks ago WCD Ministry to Use IT Related Services in Its Schemes  NDTV3 weeks ago

WCD-WORKSHOP - Decriminalising sex trade among suggestions at WCD workshop

Contributed by NAMPA / PTI. New Delhi, Jul 20 (PTI) Decriminalising prostitution after consulting sex workers, monitoring implementation of domestic violence laws and extending maternity benefits to adoptive and surrogate mothers were some of the ...
 Namibia Press Agency1 month ago Decriminalising Sex Trade Among Suggestions at WCD Workshop  New Indian Express1 month ago WCD workshop to create awareness on hygiene & sanitation  Times of India1 month ago

WCD Min Maya Singh to launch Anganwadi Chalo Abhiyan

Child Development Minister Maya Singh will launch state-wide Anganwadi Chalo Abhiyan and milk distribution programme in anganwadis from Bhopal on July 15. The campaign to make available services of Anganwadi centres to children, pregnant and ...
 New Delhi Pioneer1 month ago PTI - WCD - WCD ministry to write to states over payment of anganwadi workers  Namibia Press Agency1 month ago WCD ministry to write to states over payment of anganwadi  Business Standard1 month ago Flavoured milk to be distributed at Anganbadi centers  The Freepress Journal1 month ago

Govt plans to appoint 142 full-time protection officers

The Women and Child Development (WCD) Commissionerate, Pune will appoint 142 additional full-time protection officers (POs) for each taluka in Maharashtra to deal with cases registered under the Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act.
 Times of India1 month ago
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