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  • Disclosure of compliance under the Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace Act in the Annual Reports of Private companies now made Mandatory: Ministry of Corporate Affairs amends the Companies (Accounts) Rules, 2014. (13-August 2018)
  • Single large facility in each State for women and children will help to ensure proper care and protection: Smt Maneka Sanjay Gandhi (10-August 2018)
  • The scope of the Indecent Representation of the Women (Prohibition) Act, 1986 to be broadened: Smt Maneka Sanjay Gandhi (10-August 2018)
  • More than 7 lakh out of school adolescent girls (11-14 years) benefitted under the scheme for Adolescent Girls in 2017-18 (10-August 2018)
  • NCW to train 60000 women across the country through its Digital Literacy Programme in collaboration with Facebook (10-August 2018)
  • Fake Website (10-August 2018)
  • All districts will be covered under the POSHAN Abhiyan (National Nutrition Mission) by 2019-20: Smt Maneka Sanjay Gandhi (10-August 2018)
  • PENCIL online portal for effective enforcement of the Child Labour Act and NCLP Scheme (10-August 2018)
  • A total of 619 cases registered and 88 persons convicted under Prohibition of Child Marriage Act, 2006 during 2015 and 2016 (10-August 2018)
  • WCD Ministry has asked all States/UTs to complete inspection of all CCIs and related facilities by 15th September, 2018: Smt Maneka Sanjay Gandhi (09-August 2018)
  • More than one lakhs cases registered under Sexual Abuse, POCSO Act 2012 from 2014-2016 (09-August 2018)
  • Nearly 32 lakh women have received benefits under Maternity Benefit Scheme since its inception (09-August 2018)
  • Death Penalty for Rape of Girls Below 12 Years (09-August 2018)
  • Nirbhaya Fund for Forensic Laboratories (09-August 2018)
  • Dr. R. G Anandappointed Member, National Commission for Protection of Child Rights. (09-August 2018)
  • Rs. 2,919.55 Crores under the Nirbhaya Fund for eight major cities to make them safer for women: DR. VIRENDRA KUMAR (03-August 2018)
  • 45 of the 65 new proposals received by Ministry of WCD in the last 3 years have been sanctioned under Working Women Hostels Scheme:  DR. VIRENDRA KUMAR (03-August 2018)
  • Of the 14 lakh sanctioned  Anganwadi Centres  (AWCs ) in the country about 1.36 lakh AWCs are located in the urban areas: Smt Maneka Sanjay Gandhi (03-August 2018)
  • The WCD Ministry has requested Ministry of Finance for amendment to section 64 of the Income Tax Act,1961: WCD Minister (02-August 2018)
  • 195 One Stop Centres are functional in the country to support women-affected by violence (02-August 2018)