28 May 2016
New Delhi: The government's 'Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao' campaign is a way towards women empowerment, Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan today said as he stressed on the importance of protecting and nurturing the girl child.
14 Sep 2016
Chhattisgarh: When one reaches the age that runs into three figures, not many would expect the individual to do anything drastic, or revolutionary as their 100+ years age would put odds against even an idea, given the frail mental faculties and senile manifestation.
02 Feb 2016
Jaipur: The NDA government's flagship programme 'Beti Bachao Beti Padhao', initially launched in 100 districts, will now be extended to 61 more districts owing to its success, Union minster Maneka Gandhi said.
14 Sep 2016
Singur (West Bengal): Redeeming a pledge she made years back, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday returned 9,117 land records to farmers and compensated 800 peasants from whom land had been taken against their will for the Tata Motors' Nano project.
08 Mar 2016
New Delhi: On International Women's day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said he salutes women for their accomplishments and expressed his government's unwavering commitment to their welfare through schemes like 'Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao'.
05 Oct 2011
Questioning the intentions of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan behind his ‘Beti Bachao Abhiyan’(Save the girl child campaign), the state Congress unit has termed the issue as a mere political gimmick.
17 Jul 2015
Chandigarh: The Haryana government yesterday appointed Bollywood actress Parineeti Chopra as its brand ambassador for the 'Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao' campaign to promote the cause of the girl child.
29 Jul 2016
Dehradun: Amid the debate over the implementation and success of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, the pet project of Prime Minister Narendra Modi which is aimed at making India Open-Defecation Free (ODF), Tehri administration in Uttarakahand has come up with an interesting idea to deal with open defecation.
22 Jul 2015
Chandigarh: Haryana Health Minister Anil Vij, who courted controversy after questioning the state government's move to rope in actress Parineeti Chopra for 'Beti Bachao-Beti Padhao' initiative, said that he was not given an invitation to a key event related to the campaign and came to know of it through media.
20 Apr 2016
New Delhi: The government merged Rajiv Gandhi Khel Abhiyan (RGKA), launched by the previous UPA government, with the Khelo India programme for development of sports, thereby dropping former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi's name from it.