13 Oct 2012
The Centre has asked state governments to amend their respective State Cooperative Society Act in tune with the Constitution (97th Amendment), 2011 before February 14 next year.
28 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Days after Pakistani flags were displayed in Kashmir by some separatists, the government on Tuesday asserted in Lok Sabha that it will not allow anti-national activities even as it expressed readiness to have dialogue with those who eschew violence.
24 Apr 2015
New Delhi: A bill to repeal 758 Appropriation Acts which have lost relevance and are clogging the statute books was introduced in the Lok Sabha on Friday by the government amid its keenness to weed out obsolete laws.
07 Dec 2014
Kolkata: After having made themselves scarce for more than a year in West Bengal, Ponzi schemes seem to be back in business in the state under a new garb, that of the 'multi-state cooperative society'.
23 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Fertiliser cooperative federation IFFCO on Thursday pledged Rs 10 crore towards financial assistance for farmers in distress, while Rs 1 lakh will be given to the family of Gajendra Singh, who committed suicide here on Wednesday at an AAP rally.
09 Apr 2015
Bengaluru: Following untimely injuries to Mitchell Starc and Adam Milne, Royal Challengers Bangalore pacer Varun Aaron is ready to step up and believes that the extra responsibility would act as motivation.
09 Apr 2015
New Delhi: In a tough action, the Government on Thursday barred Greenpeace India from receiving foreign funds with immediate effect by suspending its licence for six months and froze all its accounts, alleging it has "prejudicially" affected the country's public and economic interests.
20 Apr 2015
Jaipur: Rajasthan government would provide 5 percent subsidy on interest rate to farmers who will seek long-term co-operative loans, State Cooperative Minister Ajay Singh said on Monday.
01 Apr 2015
New Delhi: With the land bill facing stiff resistance from its rivals, BJP on Wednesday asked the parties opposing it to “open up their mind”, saying the amendments brought by it are a “dream come true” for ordinary citizens as it will push rural growth and create jobs.
31 Mar 2015
Mumbai: In the wake of unseasonal rain damaging thousands of acres of standing crops in many states, Nabard said it is committed to supporting regional rural banks and co-operative banks with liquidity support from a specially created Rs 1,600 crore fund.