02 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi’s convoy was stopped on Friday by Anganwadi workers en route to Lucknow. The protestors were demanding hike in salary.
28 Feb 2011
Concerned over the misuse of subsidies provided under various schemes, the government will provide a direct cash subsidy on kerosene and fertilisers to the poor from March next year.
28 Feb 2011
Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee presents General Budget 2011-12 in Lok Sabha
09 May 2014
Chandigarh: Haryana Government has raised the retirement age of Anganwadi workers and helpers from 60 to 65 years.
25 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Bhartiya Mazdoor Sangh (BMS) affiliate Akhila Bharatiya Anganwadi Karmachari Mahasangh (ABAKM) on Monday demanded declaration of anganwadi workers and helpers as government employees, provision of social security for them and their promotion as supervisors.
23 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Scores of Anganwadi volunteers and helpers led by the All India Trade Union Congress on Tuesday staged a demonstration at Jantar Mantar demanding "official worker status" and minimum wages.
13 Jan 2014
Dehradun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna said that the anganwadi workers would be soon covered under a group insurance scheme.
01 Dec 2012
Bihar Social Welfare Minister Parvin Amanullah on Saturday emphasised that Anganwadi and Aasha health workers should be linked with the family welfare programme for faster result on population control in the state.
18 Jul 2012
The Haryana Government on Wednesday said that Anganwadi workers in the state would be covered under the Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojna (RSBY) in a phased manner during the current financial year.
24 Sep 2012
It was meant to be a scheme to wipe out hunger and malnutrition and ensure basic education for children. Under the Integrated Child Development Services launched in 1975, many states set up anganwadis that offered a range of services to pregnant women, young mothers and children in the under-five age group.