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Daily Archives: March 29, 2017

17.2 Deliveries in India through Caesarean Section: NFHS-IV

New Delhi (ABC Live): Caesarean section rates higher than 10% are not associated with reductions in maternal and newborn mortality rates. The percentage of deliveries conducted by Caesarean section in the country is 17.2% as per National Family Health Survey-IV (2015-16). State-wise data is given below: Birth in Health Facility by Caesarean Section (%) S.No. States Birth delivered by C ... Read More »

Ministry of Power Denies LED Bulbs Scam in UJALA Scheme

New Delhi (ABC Live): UJALA Scheme :In a response to allegations raised in some newspapers today , Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) a company under the administrative control of Ministry of Power has strongly refuted the claims, stating it is false, misleading and devoid of any facts. Dismissing the allegations, EESL has stated that LED bulbs are procured by the ... Read More »

India to Implement UNECE WP-29-1998 Agreement

New Delhi (ABC Live):UNECE WP-29-1998 Agreement : India is a signatory of UNECE, WP-29, 1998 agreement and takes active part in the formulation of Global Technical Regulations. As such all safety norms prescribed under CMVR 1989 are based on UN regulated international standards. Although government has not put any mechanism in place to monitor and redress manufacturing defects, Indian Auto ... Read More »