Articles about National Rural Health Mission

ASHA workers go on strike, demand respectable salaries, more protection

07 Aug 2020

India
ASHA workers go on strike, demand respectable salaries, more protection

ASHA workers, who bridge the gap between India's porous healthcare system and the needy, have had enough of government's neglect, and have decided to go on a two-day strike from August 7.

This IAS officer pulled off the 6-year-long NRC process

01 Sep 2019

India
This IAS officer pulled off the 6-year-long NRC process

On Saturday, the final list of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam was published at 10 am, bringing the six-year-long process to a close.

23 lakh pregnant women 'missing' in Rajasthan from 2011-16

01 May 2017

India
23 lakh pregnant women 'missing' in Rajasthan from 2011-16

In just five years from 2011 to 2016, 23 lakh pregnant women from Rajasthan dropped off the health department's radar, a Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) report has revealed.

Shell cos: ED raids CA, CS offices who provided cover

14 Apr 2017

Business
Shell cos: ED raids CA, CS offices who provided cover

The ED has launched raids on offices of professionals including CAs and CSs in Delhi, who are suspected to have provided legitimate cover to shell companies. Notices were sent earlier.

Shell companies: 16 Ahmedabad locations raided over illegal transactions

09 Apr 2017

Business
Shell companies: 16 Ahmedabad locations raided over illegal transactions

CBI raided 16 premises in Ahmedabad after 12 people allegedly deposited demonetized notes worth Rs. 100.57cr in shell companies' accounts in Axis Bank.

ED's shell firms hunt: Raids over 100 places across India

02 Apr 2017

Business
ED's shell firms hunt: Raids over 100 places across India

Enforcement Directorate launched a massive nationwide operation and raided over 100 places across 16 states in a crackdown on shell firms suspected of money laundering on behalf of other businesses/individuals.

Anganwadis struggling due to cash crunch

25 Dec 2016

India
Anganwadis struggling due to cash crunch

Since demonetization was announced on November 8, it has impacted lakhs of small children that rely on Anganwadi centres for meals.

Rural Indians spend more on alcohol over health

01 Nov 2016

India
Rural Indians spend more on alcohol over health

According to a report revealing consumption patterns of rural India, average expenditure of rural India on alcohol and tobacco exceeds healthcare by 3 times.