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Hindustantimes.com
NRI marital disputes: Govt agency seeks cancellation of passports of 10 peopleof passports of as many as 10 such offenders. The decision was taken after Min
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
of passports of as many as 10 such offenders. The decision was taken after Minister of Women and Child Development (WCD) Maneka Gandhi chaired the first meeting of the integrated nodal agency on NRI marriages. “INA reviewed the 10 cases of... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Students should be taught Gita, Quran, Bible twice a week, says Maneka Gandhithe Gita, Quran and Bible – to inculcate tolerance for different faiths, Union
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
the Gita, Quran and Bible – to inculcate tolerance for different faiths, Union women and child development (WCD) minister Maneka Gandhi has said. “These days, there is a lot of religion-based tension. One of the reasons is that children don’t... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
For tech-savvy teaching, govt plans to install digital boards in all schoolsThe government is planning a nationwide survey to identify such kids. Union wo
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
The government is planning a nationwide survey to identify such kids. Union women and child development minister Maneka Gandhi said at the meeting that students should be exposed to religious books of all religions to promote greater... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Less than 2% beneficiaries get aid under maternity scheme(WCD) on Twitter. The government has received a total of 6.4 lakh applications
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
(WCD) on Twitter. The government has received a total of 6.4 lakh applications of beneficiaries so far. WCD Minister Maneka Gandhi held a review meeting with NITI Aayog member V K Paul on the status of implementation of the scheme today. Top... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
US agency says it followed all laws, best practices in Sherin Mathews adoptionautopsy report revealed that she died because of “homicidal violence.” India’s
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 7 days ago
autopsy report revealed that she died because of “homicidal violence.” India’s women and child development minister Maneka Gandhi made the decision to suspend Holt International from operating in India. According to the agency’s website, it... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Critical features missing from proposed anti-human trafficking law: Hardeep Puriand Puri flagged incongruities in the bill,” said a senior government official
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 9 days ago
and Puri flagged incongruities in the bill,” said a senior government official familiar with the development. WCD minister Maneka Gandhi and law minister Ravi Shankar Prasad are the other two members of the GoM. “Once the GoM gives its report, we... Read more
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11 News Houston
India suspends Holt International for 'negligence' in Sherin Mathews adoptionthe government says was "negligent" behavior in the assessment of adoptive pare
11 News Houston / Posted 9 days ago
the government says was "negligent" behavior in the assessment of adoptive parents. Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi and CEO of The Central Adoption Resource Authority (CARA) Deepak Kumar made the formal decision to suspend Holt... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
India suspends Holt International for 'negligence' in Sherin Mathews adoptionthe government says was "negligent" behavior in the assessment of adoptive pare
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 9 days ago
the government says was "negligent" behavior in the assessment of adoptive parents. Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi and CEO of The Central Adoption Resource Authority (CARA) Deepak Kumar made the formal decision to suspend Holt... Read more
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The Hindu
Sherin Mathews death: India suspends U.S. adoption agencyreport recently ruled that Sherin Mathews died because of “homicidal violence”.
The Hindu / Posted 13 days ago
report recently ruled that Sherin Mathews died because of “homicidal violence”. Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi took the decision to suspend the authorised foreign adoption agency (AFAA), Holt International, government... Read more
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Female prisoners' state sparks worryhas prompted the Women and Child Development (WCD) Ministry to launch an "inten
dna / Posted 14 days ago
has prompted the Women and Child Development (WCD) Ministry to launch an "intensive survey" of woman inmates. WCD minister Maneka Gandhi said the intent is introduce an outside influence through an ombudsman to check violence in jails. "National... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
‘Panic Button’ feature on phones not a fun thing, says Maneka GandhiThe ‘Panic Button’ safety feature is not a fun thing, women and child and devel
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 17 days ago
The ‘Panic Button’ safety feature is not a fun thing, women and child and development minister Maneka Gandhi said on Wednesday as her ministry prepared for another test, in Uttar Pradesh this time. “We would request the people of UP to take it easy... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Siblings can be separated during adoption: Maneka Gandhiwill be separated from each other at the time of adoption if they are above fiv
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 18 days ago
will be separated from each other at the time of adoption if they are above five years old and agree to it, Union minister Maneka Gandhi said on Tuesday. Until now, the country’s adoption agency Child Adoption Resource Authority (CARA) would place... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Maneka Gandhi launches NARI portal for info on govt schemes for womenUnion Minister for women and child development Maneka Gandhi launched Tuesday a
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 18 days ago
Union Minister for women and child development Maneka Gandhi launched Tuesday a web portal, NARI, which will provide information on all government schemes for women. Users can log on to www.nari.nic.in to access information on different programmes... Read more
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BBC News
Why India bull-taming protest may not be just about bullscaption The protests have been spontaneous and leaderless Opinions diverge gre
BBC News / Posted 18 days ago
caption The protests have been spontaneous and leaderless Opinions diverge greatly on the subject. Federal minister Maneka Gandhi has called the festival a day of "violence and killing" where "boys jump on each one (bulls) and try to tear... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Centre setting up website to register, track NRI marriagesincrease in such cases in recent years hasn’t gone unnoticed. Both Swaraj and t
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 19 days ago
increase in such cases in recent years hasn’t gone unnoticed. Both Swaraj and the minister for women and child development Maneka Gandhi have been pushing for a legal framework to address these issues. The ministerial panel led by Swaraj has also... Read more
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Year ender 2017: Dissent seeks new heights as political leaders go anti-partyembarrassing the party all through the year. In April, he took to the microblo
asianage / Posted 22 days ago
embarrassing the party all through the year. In April, he took to the microblogging site Twitter to attack Union Minister Maneka Gandhi, who held Bollywood trends responsible for rising incidents of sexual harassment. 'Charming' the female... Read more
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Business Standard India
The gaushala 'manual'Union Minister for Women and Child Development Maneka Gandhi has reportedly wri
Business Standard India / Posted 25 days ago
Union Minister for Women and Child Development Maneka Gandhi has reportedly written a “manual” for cow shelters or gaushalas. Ms Gandhi has put in this effort, not as a minister — cow protection is not one of her ministerial responsibilities — but,... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Maneka Gandhi pens India’s first gaushala manual for protecting cowsThere’s cow protection and then there is cow protection, according to Union min
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 25 days ago
There’s cow protection and then there is cow protection, according to Union minister and animal rights activist Maneka Gandhi. Concerned over the poor upkeep of gaushalas (cow shelters) across India and the high mortality rate of the animals kept... Read more
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The Hindu
Fast-track alimony payment: Centreof all High Courts flagging the issue of “procedural delays” first pointed out
The Hindu / Posted 27 days ago
of all High Courts flagging the issue of “procedural delays” first pointed out by Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi. “All the stakeholders, the Government of India, the judiciary, legal services authorities and State... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Centre asks judiciary, states to monitor disbursal of maintenance money to womenthe issue of “procedural delays” has also been flagged by his cabinet colleague
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 27 days ago
the issue of “procedural delays” has also been flagged by his cabinet colleague and woman and child development minister Maneka Gandhi. “All the stakeholders, the government of India, the judiciary, legal services authorities and state... Read more
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dna
Govt launches helpline to tackle cyberbullying, will it really help?is now all set to start relaunch a campaign against cyberbullying under the has
dna / Posted 30 days ago
is now all set to start relaunch a campaign against cyberbullying under the hashtag #HelpMeWCD. Earlier, Union Minister Maneka Gandhi had launched #HelpMeWCD to urge women and children to tweet along with the hashtag if they face any harassment... Read more

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