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From slum to IAS, the moving story of Ummul Kher

  By our Special Correspondent ‘Where there is will there is a way’, the cliché has been proved true by a petite and fragile girl from slum who has achieved what others dream for years. The delicate Ummul Kher, 28 is hardly five feet tall, but has an everlasting smile on her face. Her eyes … Continue reading From slum to IAS, the moving story of Ummul Kher

Govt approves maternity benefit programme

AMN Union government today gave its nod to the maternity benefit programme providing Rs 6,000 each to pregnant and lactating mothers. The scheme is restricted the scheme to firstborns only. “A pregnant or lactating woman having her first child will get up to Rs 6,000. Out of this, Rs 5,000 will be given by the … Continue reading Govt approves maternity benefit programme

President praises role of Nurses in Healthcare system

AMN President Pranab Mukherjee has said that Nurses in the country are at the forefront of National Healthcare system. Speaking on the occasion of International Nurses Day at Rashtrapati Bhavan, Mr Mukherjee said, Nurses contribution is central to its success and the country is proud of their services. The President said that he is glad … Continue reading President praises role of Nurses in Healthcare system

Without Women empowerment, India can not progress: PM

AMN Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said that his government was taking a series of initiatives towards women empowerment. He said, without the empowerment of women, the country could not move on the path of development. Addressing the golden jubilee celebration of IMC Ladies’ Wing in Mumbai through video conferencing from New Delhi, Prime Minister … Continue reading Without Women empowerment, India can not progress: PM

Parliament passes bill to raise maternity leave to 26 weeks

AMN Parliament passed the Maternity Benefit (Amendment) Bill, 2016 with Lok Sabha approving it today. the Bill was already cleared by Rajya Sabha earlier. The bill seeks to enhance paid maternity leave for women engaged in organised sector from 12 weeks to 26 weeks for two surviving children. It will be applicable to mines, factories … Continue reading Parliament passes bill to raise maternity leave to 26 weeks

Sanitary napkins are treated as luxury product:MP

AMN / Despite it being a hygienic requisite of nearly half the population, sanitary napkins are treated as luxury product and currently taxed up to 14.5 per cent. Silchar MP, Sushmita Dev raised her voice against this discrimination and wrote a letter to Finance Minister and has requested him to ensure that women are not … Continue reading Sanitary napkins are treated as luxury product:MP

Beauty Tips for Valentine Day-By Shahnaz Husain

Shahnaz Husain Whether you want to look sweet and flirty or striking and romantic on valentine day 2017,celebrate this day with flawless, glowing and radiant skin with these hair and make-up beauty tips to feel beautiful and confident on this special day. These beauty tips will make you prettiest best. These simple skincare tips will … Continue reading Beauty Tips for Valentine Day-By Shahnaz Husain

Know the First Lady of US, Melania Trump

First Lady of the United States Melania Trump is the wife of President Donald J. Trump, and was born on April 26, 1970 in Slovenia. Melania Knavs began her modeling career at the age of sixteen. She would pursue a degree at the University of Ljubljana in Slovenia, but pause her studies to advance her … Continue reading Know the First Lady of US, Melania Trump

Complete probe into sexual harassment cases within 30 days: Govt to Ministries

AMN / FOLLOW US ON TWITTER The Centre has asked all its Ministries and Departments to complete the inquiry cases related to sexual harassment of women at workplaces within 30 days and in rare cases within 90 days from the date of the complaint. The Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) issued fresh guidelines to … Continue reading Complete probe into sexual harassment cases within 30 days: Govt to Ministries

200 million ladies undergone Female Genital Mutilation FMG worldwide

AMN More than 200 million girls and women alive today have undergone female genital mutilation, FMG in the countries where the practice is concentrated, according to WHO report. Furthermore, there are an estimated 3 million girls at risk of undergoing female genital mutilation every year. The majority of girls are cut before they turn 15 … Continue reading 200 million ladies undergone Female Genital Mutilation FMG worldwide

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