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Renuka Chowdhury Stresses Importance of Bridging Gender Gap

Newly appointed minister of state for women and child development, Ms Renuka Chowdhury is enthusiastic about her new post and said that she would be urging the government// to declare the next decade as the "Girl Child" decade. "Decrease in the population of females is a truly alarming situat...

India's Hospitals Among The Best, Says Renuka Chowdhury

India's growing attraction as a medical tourism destination was the highlight of presentations made at the ongoing World Travel Mart in London. India's Minister for Tourism Renuka Chowdhury, who // inaugurated the India pavilion of the annual global tourism event, said: "Not only is India known ...

Ozone-Depleting Inhalers Being Phased Out

...hronic obstructive pulmonary disease, he noted. chowdhury said that approximately 65 percent of inhaler user... could block the medicine from reaching the lungs, chowdhury said. Each HFA inhaler has a different priming ...ause there's no generic HFA inhaler available yet, chowdhury said. Three HFA-propelled albuterol inhalers ha...

Which intervention would do the most to improve the health of the extreme poor?

...l care, and to care for chronic diseases like AIDS and tuberculosiswould reach the intended beneficiaries." Other commentators, including Mushtaque chowdhury (Bangladesh Rural Advancement Committee, Dhaka, Bangladesh) and Murugi Murekio (a health reporter in Ethiopia) stressed the crucial role of hunger all...

India to Monitor Pregnancies to Check Girl Foeticide: Report

...eople prefer to have male children. "This will check both foeticide and infant mortality," the minister for women and child development Renuka chowdhury told the Hindustan Times daily. Officials said the data would permit the government to focus efforts on areas with a large gap between the num...

India Plans Hospices for HIV Positive Women

... announced that the federal government is planning to set up hospices for HIV positive women . Minister for Women and Child Development Renuka chowdhury said, "We plan to start hospices in villages for those women who are thrown out of their homes due to their HIV positive status. These women will be p...

NRI Threatens to Move US Congress for Justice in India

...n into a complaint filed by him. A single-member judge of Dipankar Datta last month rejected Saha's writ petition against WBMC president Ashok chowdhury and secretary D.K. Ghosh on the grounds that he was an NRI and a US citizen and so not entitled to get any "information" under the RTI act in India. ...

NRI Threatens to Move US Congress for Justice in India

...ion into a complaint filed by him. A single-member judge of Dipankar Datta last month rejected Saha's writ petition against WBMC president Ashok chowdhury and secretary D.K. Ghosh on the grounds that he was an NRI and a US citizen and so not entitled to get any "information" under the RTI act in India. ...

Insurance Cover for Girl Child

... Girl child, Minister of State for Women and Child Development, Smt. Renuka chowdhury said that Ministry had also proposed Conditional Cash Transfer Scheme durin...ex ratio of girls in some of the States due to female foeticide, Smt Renuka chowdhury said that the Ministry was working on a multi-dimensional strategy which in...

Integrated Child Development Scheme

... 4790 in rural areas, 805 in tribal areas and 523 in urban slums. This was stated by the Minister of State for Women and Child Development Smt. Renuka chowdhury in a reply to a question by Shri Janardhana Poojary in Rajya Sabha today. She further stated that the services provided to children below six y...
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