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Ministry Of Women and Child Development

Keep your eyes open: Centre issues advisory against deadly 'Momo challenge'

Parents were even advised to not to mention about the Momo challenge unless the child already knows about it.

12 Sep 2018 8:54 AM

Anganwadis to get 2 lakh smartphones, tablets to monitor nutrition levels

This is under 'Poshan Abhiyan', a programme launched to reduce stunting levels, under-nutrition, anaemia and low birth weight in children.

04 Aug 2018 1:37 PM

Survey ranking India most dangerous for women inaccurate: Govt

The Women and Child Development Ministry said the report is based on perception of 'unknown persons'.

27 Jun 2018 9:40 PM

Provide rape investigation kits in all police stations, says Maneka Gandhi

The kits are designed to carry out immediate medical investigation and aid in furnishing evidence in sexual assault and rape cases.

20 Jun 2018 8:15 AM

Porter No 15: Life of North-West railways' first woman coolie

Manju Devi has been the sole breadwinner for her three teenage children. She lost her husband Mahadev, 10 years ago.

28 May 2018 10:32 AM


Now, govt to amend POCSO Act to make it gender-neutral

The Centre is planning to amend the POCSO Act to provide justice to male child victims of sexual assault as well.

28 Apr 2018 12:08 PM

India delays tough anti-trafficking legislation, survivors feel betrayed

Campaigners feel betrayed by delay in passing the tough anti-trafficking law, which promises speedy justice, rehabilitation to survivors.

26 Apr 2018 3:30 PM

Passports may no longer serve as address proof, might turn orange

MEA has decided not to print the last page of the passport which has the holder's address, father/legal guardian's name and mother's name.

13 Jan 2018 11:14 AM

‘Safe city’ plans for women in 8 metropolitian cities to commence

The initiative includes Himmat App, All Women Patrol Van, SHE teams, Hawkeye Mobile App, Suraksha App for different metropolitan cities.

23 Nov 2017 1:17 PM

Maneka Gandhi launches 'SHe-box' online portal for sexual harassment complaints

The comprehensive online complaint system- 'SHe-box' will be hosted on the website of the Ministry Of Women and Child Development.

07 Nov 2017 7:22 PM