Maharashtra has a total of 1,135 children homes. From 2010 to 2015, 95,000 children were registered in them.
24 Jun 2019 8:52 AM
A probe by a parliamentary committee will help to fill gaps and further our understanding.
20 Dec 2018 12:01 AM
Kapil Sibal accused government of ‘misleading’ court by presenting wrong information of CAG report and demanded government apologise for it.
15 Dec 2018 5:49 PM
The draft report has been adopted by the sub-committee of the PAC, but it will be placed in Parliament after a full committee approves it.
30 Apr 2018 11:02 AM
PMGSY was launched by the erstwhile NDA regime led by Atal Bihari Vajpayee, in December 2000.
01 Apr 2018 12:53 AM
WPAC women and child welfare dept shuts shelter, shifts its 30 wards.
26 Mar 2018 1:07 AM
The government has paid only Rs 5 per month to beggars who were trained with some skill work.
07 Mar 2018 6:49 AM
Singha, who had won the 2016 assembly election as a Congress candidate, had switched over to Trinamul Congress in June.
01 Sep 2017 4:15 AM
Low spending during last five years was due to delays in preparing annual action plan.
12 Aug 2017 1:35 AM
Despite the Centre approving the procurement in February 2013, the funds remained unspent, the PAC observed.
11 Aug 2017 2:17 AM
PAC chairman Gopaladas Agarwal submitted the report in the state assembly on Wednesday.
27 Jul 2017 3:03 AM
We get celebrities to give their take on a current issue each week and lend their perspective to a much-discussed topic.
16 Apr 2017 12:09 AM
The PAC’s report on the woman and child welfare department in the state was tabled in the House on April 7.
13 Apr 2017 7:38 AM
Ministry apprised the panel that this would require an amendment regarding coverage of establishments under the EPF & MP Act.
12 Apr 2017 6:22 AM
Says docs and parents must be held responsible for female foeticide.
11 Apr 2017 1:16 AM
Several women and health rights organisations have condemned the PAC’s suggestions.
11 Apr 2017 12:44 AM
The state government records say that between 2010-13, there were only 45 cases of child marriage.
08 Apr 2017 5:31 PM
Country's apex auditor has flagged "glaring lapses" on the part of railway accounting official.
12 Mar 2017 11:35 AM
RBI governor informed committee that central bank was taking measures to slash online transaction charges.
20 Jan 2017 6:13 PM
MPs’ panel contradicts chairman’s statement, says it can’t summon Modi.
14 Jan 2017 12:44 AM