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express
Help floods in for homeless war veteran who was forced to live at Heathrow Airportwho wanted to intervene. Simon’ former regiment, the Parachute Regiment, also
Help floods in for homeless war veteran who was forced to live at Heathrow Airport
express / Posted 7 hours ago
who wanted to intervene. Simon’ former regiment, the Parachute Regiment, also contacted the Sunday Express,. “We have a welfare department that is geared to handle emergencies just like this,” said Laura McPhilemy, Regimental Welfare and... Read more
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The Hindu
Nine IAS officers transferredSmall Industries Development Corporation Ltd. (KSSIDC) has been cancelled and s
Nine IAS officers transferred
The Hindu / Posted 9 hours ago
Small Industries Development Corporation Ltd. (KSSIDC) has been cancelled and she will continue as Commissioner for Social Welfare Department. Hemaji Nayak has been appointed managing director of KSSIDC. Rural Development Commissioner Vipul Bansal... Read more
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dna
Murshidabad hospital fire: Two killed, CM Mamata Banerjee orders CID probeinto the incident by a high-level inquiry committee under the chairmanship of p
Murshidabad hospital fire: Two killed, CM Mamata Banerjee orders CID probe
dna / Posted 15 hours ago
into the incident by a high-level inquiry committee under the chairmanship of principal secretary of health and family welfare department," it said. The committee will comprise secretaries of other relevant departments and will look into the... Read more
22h
AllAfrica.com
Lawmakers Approve Oic's Int'l Orphans Dayvery important to observe the day - especially on the 15th of Ramadan as Orphan
Lawmakers Approve Oic's Int'l Orphans Day
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
very important to observe the day - especially on the 15th of Ramadan as Orphans' Day. She said that in 2003, the Social Welfare Department did a survey which revealed that about 65,000 orphans and vulnerable children are in The Gambia, and she... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Floods, disasters ‘raise risk’ of women, children being sold into slaverywe had held meetings early this month on the issue of human trafficking,” said
Floods, disasters ‘raise risk’ of women, children being sold into slavery
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
we had held meetings early this month on the issue of human trafficking,” said Imamudin Ahmad, director of Bihar’s social welfare department. “We are sensitising people and are involving everyone, including the police department, labour... Read more
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Eye Witness News
India’s deadly floods raise risk of women, children being sold into slaverywe had held meetings early this month on the issue of human trafficking,” said
India’s deadly floods raise risk of women, children being sold into slavery
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
we had held meetings early this month on the issue of human trafficking,” said Imamudin Ahmad, Director of Bihar's social welfare department. “We are sensitising people and are involving everyone including the police department, labour department... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Different trend, but still as traumaticsaid the SOP would involve getting an examination done on the victims, followed
Different trend, but still as traumatic
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
said the SOP would involve getting an examination done on the victims, followed by the hospital alerting the state Welfare Department, lodging of police report, the provision of counselling and even application for an IPO (interim... Read more
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Reuters
India's deadly floods raise risk of women, children being sold into slaverywe had held meetings early this month on the issue of human trafficking," said
India's deadly floods raise risk of women, children being sold into slavery
Reuters / Posted yesterday
we had held meetings early this month on the issue of human trafficking," said Imamudin Ahmad, Director of Bihar's social welfare department. "We are sensitizing people and are involving everyone including the police department, labor department... Read more
24 related stories
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Channel NewsAsia
India's deadly floods raise risk of women, children being sold into slaverywe had held meetings early this month on the issue of human trafficking," said
India's deadly floods raise risk of women, children being sold into slavery
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
we had held meetings early this month on the issue of human trafficking," said Imamudin Ahmad, Director of Bihar's social welfare department. "We are sensitising people and are involving everyone including the police department, labour department... Read more
24 related stories
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Sabah Daily Express
Crisis centres in 129 hospitalsand knowledge on the services provided by OSCC to the public, health officers a
Crisis centres in 129 hospitals
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 2 days ago
and knowledge on the services provided by OSCC to the public, health officers and government agencies such as the police, Welfare Department and non-governmental organisations. "Through the symposium, we hope all quarters can cooperate and... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Rio Olympics: After Sudha, marathon runner Jaisha tests positive for H1N1too has been diagnosed with the very same infection! The athlete, along with a
Rio Olympics: After Sudha, marathon runner Jaisha tests positive for H1N1
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
too has been diagnosed with the very same infection! The athlete, along with a surveillance team of the health and family welfare department, reached Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Chest Diseases (RGICD) in the city on Wednesday complaining of fever... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Hamirpur: Pregnant women ‘refuse’ to eat food cooked by a Dalitthe situation reached a point where the food had to be given to stray dogs. Nam
Hamirpur: Pregnant women ‘refuse’ to eat food cooked by a Dalit
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
the situation reached a point where the food had to be given to stray dogs. Namrata Gupta, local supervisor of the child welfare department, is investigating the incident, which has upset the Dalit population in and around the village. “I am... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Unimas students show concern for elderly citizensStudent Service Centre Nasriman Abdul Rahman, Seri Kenangan, Kuching vice-princ
Unimas students show concern for elderly citizens
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 days ago
Student Service Centre Nasriman Abdul Rahman, Seri Kenangan, Kuching vice-principal Nurul Aimidiana Oton and Social Welfare Department, Kuching representative Dusim Oh Siong. The Community Day Programme was initiated by Kilo to facilitate... Read more
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dna
In Maharashtra, take-away rations for malnourished children taste of corruptionsome cases. The food packets lacked any nutrition and often were contaminated w
In Maharashtra, take-away rations for malnourished children taste of corruption
dna / Posted 4 days ago
some cases. The food packets lacked any nutrition and often were contaminated with fungi and termites. The Woman and Child Welfare Department had refused to take any action, arguing — following time-tested bureaucratic stonewalling — that the case... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Kindergarten reports suspected child abuse casecope with her three children. One of his aunts has taken custody of the boy’s
Kindergarten reports suspected child abuse case
The Borneo Post / Posted 5 days ago
cope with her three children. One of his aunts has taken custody of the boy’s elder sister while his brother is under the Welfare Department’s care. The boy was himself was under the custody of the Welfare Department, but an aunt applied for his... Read more
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New Kerala
Odisha Health Department seeks protection of doctors from anti-socials - newkerala.com #107237Bhubaneswar, Aug 19 : With growing incidents of attacks on doctors, the Health
Odisha Health Department seeks protection of doctors from anti-socials - newkerala.com #107237
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
Bhubaneswar, Aug 19 : With growing incidents of attacks on doctors, the Health and Family Welfare Department of Odisha government on Friday sought protection for doctors and other staff working in the various health facilities throughout the state.... Read more
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Times of Malta
Some Victoria race jockeys face action by Animal Welfarethe annual Santa Marija horse race in Victoria could face fines or possible cou
Some Victoria race jockeys face action by Animal Welfare
Times of Malta / Posted 9 days ago
the annual Santa Marija horse race in Victoria could face fines or possible court action. A spokesman for the Animal Welfare Department said the police and race organisers had been informed prior to the event no whipping would be allowed. The... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Help rendered to ill, frail man staying in tentyesterday taken to Tawau Hospital for medical attention The plight of the man
Help rendered to ill, frail man staying in tent
The Borneo Post / Posted 10 days ago
yesterday taken to Tawau Hospital for medical attention The plight of the man was brought to the attention of the police, Welfare Department and Tawau Hospital by concerned villagers. ASP Zam Zarina Binti Asri and ASP Raidah Binti Abidin along... Read more
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The Borneo Post
10-year wait to perform Haj finally over for Tuaran coupleof five is originally from Kota Belud before moving to Kampung Pasal Muhibah in
10-year wait to perform Haj finally over for Tuaran couple
The Borneo Post / Posted 10 days ago
of five is originally from Kota Belud before moving to Kampung Pasal Muhibah in Tuaran. He was formerly employed as an assistant administration officer at the state Welfare Department. Accompanying the couple is Salmah’s younger brother... Read more
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New Kerala
Tripura Hajj pilgrims to fly to Saudi Arabia tomorrow - newkerala.com #106301one of the biggest annual religious congregations in Saudi Arabia. Under the gu
Tripura Hajj pilgrims to fly to Saudi Arabia tomorrow - newkerala.com #106301
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
one of the biggest annual religious congregations in Saudi Arabia. Under the guidance of the Centre, the Tripura Minority Welfare department and the State Hajj Committee all made arrangements for the pilgrims to visit the holy cities of Mecca and... Read more
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Times of Malta
'Common sense to hold Santa Marija horse races in the morning'and this was also rejected as it would clash with other events in the organiser
'Common sense to hold Santa Marija horse races in the morning'
Times of Malta / Posted 12 days ago
and this was also rejected as it would clash with other events in the organisers’ timetable.” NGOs were assured the Animal Welfare Department would be on site with a vet; no whips would be used; the horses would be kept in a shaded area until the... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
RH Line calls printed Aug. 15, 2016the person that said that they haven't seen any homeless people. You just have
RH Line calls printed Aug. 15, 2016
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 13 days ago
the person that said that they haven't seen any homeless people. You just have to drive by the license plate department and welfare department. There's about 20 people sitting out there. I just drove it a few minutes ago. I noticed that you didn't... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Rains force class suspensionsHigh School after the banks of Tullahan River overflowed,” Maritess Maquinana,
Rains force class suspensions
Manila Bulletin / Posted 13 days ago
High School after the banks of Tullahan River overflowed,” Maritess Maquinana, the spokeswoman of Valenzuela City Social Welfare Department (CSWD), said. In Marikina, Mayor Marcy Teodora said a total of 1,670 families or 7939 individuals... Read more
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The Hindu
DSS warns of black flag protestSamiti (DSS) has threatened to stage a black flag demonstration on Independence
DSS warns of black flag protest
The Hindu / Posted 14 days ago
Samiti (DSS) has threatened to stage a black flag demonstration on Independence Day if a FIR is not filed against Social Welfare Department officials who have “failed to remit” scholarship amount to SC/ST students’ accounts. The students... Read more
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The Indian Express
99% literacy in this Gujarat village but separate garbas for upper castes and Dalitsthe flour mills not giving them flour and a ban on entry into temples. I had go
99% literacy in this Gujarat village but separate garbas for upper castes and Dalits
The Indian Express / Posted 15 days ago
the flour mills not giving them flour and a ban on entry into temples. I had gone there with the police and the social welfare department officials. We got the Senmas, the Chaudharys and the Chamars together to go to the Mahadev and Kali mata... Read more
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New Kerala
Fortis dedicates 'Wall of Tribute' to organ donors - newkerala.com #104109Organ Retrieval and Transplant (FORT). The event was flagged off by Dr. Shashi
Fortis dedicates 'Wall of Tribute' to organ donors - newkerala.com #104109
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
Organ Retrieval and Transplant (FORT). The event was flagged off by Dr. Shashi Panja, Minister of State - Health Family Welfare Department ,Govt. of West Bengal, Samir Singh, Zonal Director, Fortis Healthcare Ltd (East) and Dr. Avnish Seth,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Harmonized Early Childhood Development Services, a Right to ChildrenMulanje district social welfare department has underscored the need for coordin
Harmonized Early Childhood Development Services, a Right to Children
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Mulanje district social welfare department has underscored the need for coordinated and harmonized Early Childhood Development systems if the future of children in the district is to be kept in shape. District Child Protection Officer for Mulanje,... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Ministry seeks to have access to sex offenders listin child abuse or in accident cases. Its Deputy Minister Datin Paduka Chew Mei
Ministry seeks to have access to sex offenders list
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 16 days ago
in child abuse or in accident cases. Its Deputy Minister Datin Paduka Chew Mei Fun said the access would allow the Welfare Department (JKM) to cross-check names under the sex offenders list or those who had been blacklisted from setting up... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Ministry in talks with PDRM to get access to sex offenders listin child abuse or in accident cases. Its Deputy Minister, Datin Paduka Chew Me
Ministry in talks with PDRM to get access to sex offenders list
The Borneo Post / Posted 16 days ago
in child abuse or in accident cases. Its Deputy Minister, Datin Paduka Chew Mei Fun said the access would allow the Welfare Department (JKM) to cross-check names under the sex offenders list or those who had been blacklisted from setting up... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kate Henshaw, Project Alert Speeds-Up Medical Intervention for Baby Michael AlvezAlert Baby Michael was opened for donations. The same day baby Michael was adm
Kate Henshaw, Project Alert Speeds-Up Medical Intervention for Baby Michael Alvez
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Alert Baby Michael was opened for donations. The same day baby Michael was admitted in LUTH, the Lagos state social welfare department, was notified. They referred us to the social welfare office in LUTH headed by Mrs Funmi Doherty. The kind... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Dept looking for parents of boyKota Kinabalu: The Welfare Department is looking for the parents or next-of-kin
Dept looking for parents of boy
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 17 days ago
Kota Kinabalu: The Welfare Department is looking for the parents or next-of-kin of a nine-month-old boy (pic) who was left by his mother identified only as 'Anis'. A statement from the Welfare Department on Wednesday said the mother had left the boy... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Payday Loans Facing ReformsAlliance Nevada doesn’t think it’s a coincidence; "They are setting up shop, th
Payday Loans Facing Reforms
KTVN Reno / Posted 17 days ago
Alliance Nevada doesn’t think it’s a coincidence; "They are setting up shop, this one right here is right next to the welfare department. Usually people on welfare have financial stress, so..." So, the State Treasurer's office and several... Read more
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The Hindu
Pay of pourakarmikas doubleddeposited for over a decade is nearly empty. While the issue is being probed by
Pay of pourakarmikas doubled
The Hindu / Posted 18 days ago
deposited for over a decade is nearly empty. While the issue is being probed by personnel from the PF and ESI as well as the Social Welfare Department, we want the State government too to conduct a probe,” said Narayana, president of the Commis... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Meditation centre to give back landstate-run Lam Takong self-help settlement project. Narong Khongkham, deputy di
Meditation centre to give back land
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 18 days ago
state-run Lam Takong self-help settlement project. Narong Khongkham, deputy director-general of the Social Development and Welfare Department, said the temple's World Peace Valley Meditation Centre at Khao Yai has agreed to return the land after it... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Police apply for protection order for 10 rescued FilipinasThe police have applied for a protection order from the court to enable ten res
Police apply for protection order for 10 rescued Filipinas
The Borneo Post / Posted 18 days ago
The police have applied for a protection order from the court to enable ten rescued Filipinas to be handed over to the Welfare Department for shelter during the investigation. Sibu police chief ACP Saiful Bahri said yesterday that the women... Read more
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dna
New Gujarat Cabinet set up, CM Vijay Rupani keeps Home Dept for himselfbeen given the portfolio of Socially and Educationally Backward Classes(SEBC),
New Gujarat Cabinet set up, CM Vijay Rupani keeps Home Dept for himself
dna / Posted 19 days ago
been given the portfolio of Socially and Educationally Backward Classes(SEBC), also known as Other Backward Classes(OBCs) Welfare department. Rohit Patel has been made MoS for Industries, Mines and Minerals and Finance department. Vallabh... Read more
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Business Standard India
Vijay Rupani takes charge in Gujratbeen given the portfolio of Socially and Educationally Backward Classes(SEBC),
Vijay Rupani takes charge in Gujrat
Business Standard India / Posted 19 days ago
been given the portfolio of Socially and Educationally Backward Classes(SEBC), also known as Other Backward Classes(OBCs) Welfare department. Rohit Patel has been made MoS for Industries, Mines and Minerals and Finance department. Vallabh... Read more
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asianage
Accounts of 6 lakh pensioners to be linked to Aadhaargovernment has now set a target of another 65,000 accounts to be linked by the
Accounts of 6 lakh pensioners to be linked to Aadhaar
asianage / Posted 20 days ago
government has now set a target of another 65,000 accounts to be linked by the end of the next month, city’s social welfare department secretary Ashwani Kumar said. “It is going to eliminate ghost beneficiaries from the system, end duplicity... Read more
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The Economic Times
Aadhar-seeding of pension beneficiaries picks up pace in Delhihas now set a target of another 65,000 accounts to be linked by the end of next
Aadhar-seeding of pension beneficiaries picks up pace in Delhi
The Economic Times / Posted 20 days ago
has now set a target of another 65,000 accounts to be linked by the end of next month, Ashwani Kumar, Secretary, Social Welfare Department, said. "It is going to eliminate ghost beneficiaries from the system, end duplicacy and leakages through... Read more
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The Telegraph
Board for transgender welfareManipur Transgender Welfare Board. In the name of governor V. Shanmuganathan,
Board for transgender welfare
The Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
Manipur Transgender Welfare Board. In the name of governor V. Shanmuganathan, principal secretary in-charge of social welfare department, Moses Chalai, issued an order on Monday constituting the board with social welfare minister Akoijam... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Gujarat CM change fails to impress, Dalits say nothing will changehas not given a single statement to pacify the Dalit outrage. Besides, the comp
Gujarat CM change fails to impress, Dalits say nothing will change
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 21 days ago
has not given a single statement to pacify the Dalit outrage. Besides, the compensation was given by the social justice and welfare department as normally provided in cases of atrocities. Anandiben did not release any aid from Mukhya Mantri Sahay... Read more
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The Hindu
OBC research scholars denied breakfast at Bangalore Universitytheir dues have not been transferred to the university account. ‘Not transferr
OBC research scholars denied breakfast at Bangalore University
The Hindu / Posted 22 days ago
their dues have not been transferred to the university account. ‘Not transferred’ University authorities said the Social Welfare Department had given the students money but it was yet to be deposited to the BU account. But the research scholars... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Malaysia govt intervenes in rape-marriage loophole casewill, in the future, prevent suspects accused of rape from marrying the alleged
Malaysia govt intervenes in rape-marriage loophole case
Manila Standard Today / Posted 22 days ago
will, in the future, prevent suspects accused of rape from marrying the alleged victim. "The ministry through the social welfare department will intervene to prevent such marriages," she was quoted as saying by national news agency Bernama. "A... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Malaysia government intervenes in rape-marriage loophole casewill in future prevent suspects accused of rape from marrying the alleged victi
Malaysia government intervenes in rape-marriage loophole case
News 24 South Africa / Posted 22 days ago
will in future prevent suspects accused of rape from marrying the alleged victim. "The ministry through the social welfare department will intervene to prevent such marriages," she was quoted as saying by national news agency Bernama on... Read more
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Glamsham.com
BUDHIA SINGH - BORN TO RUN Movie Review: A soul-stirring cut above formulaic sports dramasintroduction to the world. Soumendra Padhi smartly peeks into the dirty politi
BUDHIA SINGH - BORN TO RUN Movie Review: A soul-stirring cut above formulaic sports dramas
Glamsham.com / Posted 23 days ago
introduction to the world. Soumendra Padhi smartly peeks into the dirty politics with the objections from the state child welfare department and without getting melodramatic, conveys the sorry state in two parallel debates. One on Biranchi dreams... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Malaysia govt intervenes in rape-marriage loophole casewill in future prevent suspects accused of rape from marrying the alleged victi
Malaysia govt intervenes in rape-marriage loophole case
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 days ago
will in future prevent suspects accused of rape from marrying the alleged victim. "The ministry through the social welfare department will intervene to prevent such marriages," she was quoted as saying by national news agency Bernama... Read more
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The Hindu
One-month deadline to trace missing childrenpolice are coordinating with their counterparts in the rest of the State, offic
One-month deadline to trace missing children
The Hindu / Posted 23 days ago
police are coordinating with their counterparts in the rest of the State, officials of the Ministry of Home Affairs, Social Welfare Department, State Human Rights Commission, child helpline and NGOs who are working for the welfare of the street... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Rep to help Penan cancer patienthospital doctor to find out what the bedridden 23-year-old requires. “I will l
Rep to help Penan cancer patient
The Borneo Post / Posted 23 days ago
hospital doctor to find out what the bedridden 23-year-old requires. “I will look into this problem and engage with the Welfare Department for further action,” he told a press conference recently. Andrew, who is from Long Iman, Tutoh, Baram,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Police Nab Suspected Child Traffickers in Bayelsaare very young and could not say where they were headed. Butswat said the chil
Police Nab Suspected Child Traffickers in Bayelsa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
are very young and could not say where they were headed. Butswat said the children had been handed over to the social welfare department of the state Ministry of Women Affairs while investigation continues. But in an interview, Koffi, the... Read more
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The Telegraph
New facility for moms, kidsdifficult. There has always been a need of another such facility in the city,"
New facility for moms, kids
The Telegraph / Posted 24 days ago
difficult. There has always been a need of another such facility in the city," said Mohanty. The state health and family welfare department, in collaboration with the National Health Mission, will introduce the new facility at the Unit-IV... Read more
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