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  • Child Abuse

    WCD ministry to come up with e-dropbox for children to report abuse

    India | June 27, 2016 12:18 IST

    The Women and Child Development Ministry will soon come up with an online facility for children to complain about abuse in school, society or at home, keeping their identities secret. The WCD ministry is working on an e-dropbox that will let children

  • western coalfields lines up rs 6 280 cr investment by 2020

    Western Coalfields lines up Rs 6,280-cr investment by 2020

    November 17, 2015 12:24 IST

    Nagpur: Western Coalfields (WCL), a Coal India arm, has finalised a capital investment plan of a whopping Rs 6,280 crore till 2019-20 in a phased manner.  The major chunk of investment, which works out to

  • inter ministerial meet discusses decriminalising sex work

    Inter-ministerial meet discusses decriminalising sex work

    India | July 20, 2015 23:16 IST

    New Delhi: Suggestions to decriminalise sex work were made at an inter-ministerial meeting conducted by the Women and Child Development ministry here on Monday.The meeting, in which experts from all over the country took part,

  • our juvenile bill more compassionate than advanced nations

    Our juvenile bill more compassionate than advanced nations: Maneka Gandhi

    Politics | June 24, 2015 10:39 IST

    New Delhi:  The draft Juvenile Justice Bill takes a far more compassionate line than has been taken by several advanced countries, according to the Minister for Women and Child Development Maneka Gandhi.The bill seeks to

  • make gender equality an international mass movement maneka

    Make gender equality an international mass movement: Maneka Gandhi

    Politics | November 21, 2014 8:49 IST

    New Delhi: Union Minister Maneka Gandhi has called for making gender equality an international mass movement, saying it should go beyond being a mere slogan.The Women and Child Development Minister said this while addressing the

  • mexico tops jamaica to face us in wcup qualifying

    Mexico tops Jamaica, to face US in WCup qualifying

    Soccer | October 22, 2014 13:20 IST

    Washington: Mexico advanced in Women's World Cup qualifying Tuesday night with a 3-1 win over Jamaica, setting up a semifinal match against the United States in similar circumstances to four years ago -- when the

  • govt proposes amendments to ncw act to ensure more

    Govt proposes amendments to NCW Act to ensure more transparency in its functioning

    India | July 28, 2014 11:15 IST

    New Delhi: In a bid to ensure more transparency in the functioning of the National Commission for Women (NCW) and keep it free from political interferences, the Central government has made proposals to amend the

  • fifa unlikely to change world cup kickoffs over heat

    FIFA unlikely to change World Cup kickoffs over heat

    Soccer | November 30, 2013 11:50 IST

    Zurich: The World Cup match schedule is unlikely to change despite the international players' union voicing concerns about 1 p.m. kickoffs in Brazil's heat and humidity, according to the chairman of FIFA's medical committee.   "I

  • wcup qualifier likely last match for nz coach

    WCup qualifier likely last match for NZ coach

    Soccer | November 19, 2013 12:44 IST

    Wellington, New Zealand: The international coaching career of Ricki Herbert, who led New Zealand to unprecedented success at the 2010 World Cup, will likely end after the return leg of its inter-continental qualifier against Mexico

  • brazil asks hotel chains to explain wcup prices

    Brazil asks hotel chains to explain WCup prices

    Soccer | November 09, 2013 11:51 IST

    Sao Paulo: Brazil's justice ministry is asking the main hotel chains in the country to explain the high prices being charged for rooms during the 2014 World Cup.   The request comes after several complaints from

  • brazil with little time to get wcup stadiums ready

    Brazil with little time to get WCup stadiums ready

    Soccer | October 05, 2013 7:10 IST

    Sao Paulo:  While the goalposts were being installed at the stadium which will host the World Cup opener in Sao Paulo, organizers in the wetlands city of Cuiaba were still trying to find a supplier

  • wc qualifier dunga backs damiao to end goal drought

    WC qualifier: Dunga backs Damiao to end goal drought

    Soccer | September 12, 2013 13:09 IST

    Rio de Janeiro: Brazil World Cup winning captain and former coach Dunga has backed striker Leandro Damiao to emerge from a prolonged form slump for Brazilian top-flight club Internacional.Dunga, who now manages the Porto Alegre

  • wc qualifier falcao eyes wc qualification in barranquilla

    WC qualifier: Falcao eyes WC qualification in Barranquilla

    Soccer | September 12, 2013 12:54 IST

    Montevideo:  Radamel Falcao insists Colombia's confidence has not been dented by a 0-2 loss to Uruguay as the team attempts to qualify for its first FIFA World Cup since 1998.Jose Pekerman's side looked set for

  • wc qualifier czech coach resigns after elimination

    WC qualifier: Czech coach resigns after elimination

    Soccer | September 11, 2013 19:29 IST

    Prague:  Czech Republic national football team coach Michal Bilek resigned after his team lost to Italy 1-2 in a qualifier and practically lost the chance to advance to the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.Bilek offered

  • wc qualifier uruguay edge closer to world cup berth

    WC qualifier: Uruguay edge closer to World Cup berth

    Soccer | September 11, 2013 15:52 IST

    Montevideo:  Edinson Cavani and Christian Stuani struck late goals as Uruguay kept alive their hopes of direct qualification for next year's World Cup with a 2-0 victory over Colombia.Colombia entered the match at the Estadio

  • wc qualifier algeria beat mali ahead of world cup play offs

    WC qualifier: Algeria beat Mali ahead of World Cup play-offs

    Soccer | September 11, 2013 15:48 IST

    Algiers:  Algeria beat Mali 1-0 for the final 2014 World Cup African qualifying second round group game, in Blida Stadium, 50 km southern the capital Algiers.Hillal Soudani scored the lone goal (50th minute) to provide

  • wc qualifier france twice come from behind to beat belarus

    WC qualifier: France twice come from behind to beat Belarus

    Soccer | September 11, 2013 15:28 IST

    Gomel (Belarus):  France twice came from behind to beat Belarus 4-2 in a European zone World Cup qualifier here.Franck Ribery netted a brace Tuesday night as France recorded their first win in six matches as

  • wc qualifier argentina qualifies with win at paraguay

    WC qualifier: Argentina qualifies with win at Paraguay

    Soccer | September 11, 2013 13:48 IST

    Asuncion, Paraguay:  Argentina booked its spot at next year's World Cup by winning 5-2 at Paraguay on Tuesday, sealing its place with two games to spare in South American qualifying.   Lionel Messi scored twice from

  • wc qualifier chile captain dreams of defeating spain

    WC qualifier: Chile captain dreams of defeating Spain

    Soccer | September 10, 2013 13:11 IST

    Geneva: Chile's national football team captain and goalkeeper Claudio Bravo said the time has come to defeat a rival as high-ranked as Spain in their upcoming match in Geneva Tuesday."It's the right time to face

  • wc qualifier ecuador to face bolivia

    WC qualifier: Ecuador to face Bolivia

    Soccer | September 10, 2013 12:48 IST

    Quito:  Ecuador will compete against Bolivia Tuesday to chase the last automatic spot in the CONMEBOL (South American Football Confederation) World Cup qualifiers.Both countries have reached the end of the road in the South American

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