An organisation for coal miners and owners has said families dependent on mining have been finding it difficult to get two square meals a day following the National Green Tribunal`s ban on mining in Meghalaya.
External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Thursday sought to assure the families of 40 Indian nationals kidnapped in Iraq, saying the government was making all possible efforts to resolve the crisis.
Malaysia Airlines insurer has begun paying $50,000 in advance insurance payments to the families of passengers on board flight MH370, three months after the jet disappeared.
The Himachal Pradesh government has decided to convene meetings of Gram Sabhas in all its Panchayats to include eligible families, which were left out, under the Rajiv Gandhi Anna Yojana scheme.
It was hard for 41-year-old Seema Bindal to see her daughter die in front of her eyes, but she decided to keep her 16-year-old girl "alive" by donating her organs to those in need of them.
Thirty three family members of victims of recent riots in the district were given government jobs by the district authorities on Sunday.
The recent earthquake in Doda region of Jammu and Kashmir damaged public infrastructure worth Rs 100 crore as over 80,000 families were affected by the natural disaster.
In a bid to woo commuters, the Airport Metro Express Line (AMEL), run by Reliance Infrastructure, has offered from Tuesday discounted travel for families or groups, an official said.
A total of 31,619 families displaced in the 1947 partition are registered on its records, the Jammu and Kashmir government today told the Legislative Council.
Fewer family meals may translate to increased obesity risk and poor nutritional status.
The J&K government
has distributed Rs 11.98 crore among 494 families of Uri and
Boniyar blocks in Baramulla district under Indira Awas Yojna.
Uneasy calm prevails at Gobindpur in the proposed site for Posco steel plant in
Odisha`s Jagatsinghpur district.
Families of the 2006 Malegaon blast
victims, who died in the blast, are demanding that the real
culprits be brought to book.
Life for the hundreds of families inside the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) complex turned bit easy as they got milk for children and fresh essential provisions on Sunday morning.
DMK announced a solatium of Rs
one lakh each to the families of those killed in the police
firing at Paramakudi in Ramanathapuram district.
River Ganga crossed the danger mark
here, inundating at least 11 villages and displacing over 500
families in the district, an official said on Thursday.
They may be VIPs, celebrities
and high-profile people but their kin are not immune to the
malice called dowry as some of the recent cases in Andhra
Only 28 percent of participating parents and caregivers reported meals with adequate amounts of nutrients like Vitamins A and C, protein, calcium and iron.
Actress Jennifer Garner is urging families to work together with children in the kitchen as part of a campaign to teach kids how to cook.
Day in Pics: 23rd November
Showbiz World - November 23, 2014
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