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WHO honours India's one million all-women ASHA volunteers for ‘outstanding’ work in advancing global health

WHO Director-General Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said, “Among the honourees is ASHA, which means hope in Hindi. The more than 1 million female volunteers in India were honoured for their crucial role in linking the community with the health system, to ensure those living in rural poverty get access to primary health care services, as shown throughout the COVID-19 pandemic."

IndiGo: Anger after India airline removes disabled teenager
IndiGo: Anger after India airline removes disabled teenager

IndiGo airlines refused to let the teen with disability board the flight, claiming he was in a state of panic India's aviation minister has said he is investigating a domestic airline after it allegedly refused to let a disabled teenager board its flight.

What are NARCL and IDRCL? How do they work and what is the plan?
What are NARCL and IDRCL? How do they work and what is the plan?

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced India's first ever bad bank. NARCL will acquire stressed assets of about Rs 2 lakh crore in a phased manner. The stressed assets will be acquired through a 15 percent upfront cash payment and 85 percent in the form of security receipts.