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Jun 07, 2018
WCD ministry's proposed amendments to IRWA Act limited, leave much to be desired; are they too little too late?Can the WCD ministry's proposed amendments to IRWA ACT curb online hate-mongering against women or are they too little too late?
Jun 06, 2018
Maneka Gandhi says WCD ministry can provide financial support for those working in anti-child pornography unitManeka Gandhi said the WCD Ministry could fund training to create experts who would work in the Home Ministry's special anti-child pornography unit.
Jun 05, 2018
WCD ministry moots law against indecent depiction of women on digital platforms like WhatsApp, SkypeIndecent representation of women on digital messaging platforms such as WhatsApp and Skype has been proposed to be made illegal by the WCD ministry.
Feb 14, 2018
Indian Government likely to make GPS mandatory in feature phonesSeveral government officials have said that GPS on phones, including feature phones, is a must for the panic button feature to be a success.
Feb 05, 2018
Lack of GPS facility in feature phones delays the trial of panic button facility in Uttar PradeshAccording to the Women and Child Development Ministry sources, the ministry will recommend starting the trial without GPS on basic phones.
Sep 19, 2017
Maneka Gandhi says women and child development ministry is focusing on eradicating malnutritionWomen and Child Development minister Maneka Gandhi on Tuesday said that after the "resounding" success of the "Beti Bachao Beti Padhao" scheme, the ministry is now targeting the problem of malnutrition.
Mar 16, 2016
Nirbhaya fund: Parliamentary panel raps WCD ministry for unspent moneyA Parliamentary panel on Wednesday rapped Women and Child Development Ministry for letting Nirbhaya Fund "lay idle" for last few years
Feb 05, 2016
Maneka's 'mandatory sex determination' idea irks women's organisationsSeveral women organisations on Friday strongly opposed Union Minister Maneka Gandhi's suggestion that prenatal sex determination be made compulsory to check female foeticide
Dec 03, 2015
Fallout of Nirbhaya case? WCD ministry seeks mandatory registration of sex offendersThe WCD Ministry asked the law ministry to initiate mandatory registration of sex offenders by the local police ahead of the release of Nirbhaya gang-rape juvenile offender.