18 Sep 2014
Patna: As part of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's announcement of house for all in next seven years, the Centre has enhanced unit cost for building dwellings under Indira Awas Yojna by Rs 25,000 by including labour and toilet components, Union minister of State for Rural Development and Panchayati Raj Upendra Kushwaha said on Thursday.
14 Oct 2014
Ahmedabad: BJP president Amit Shah on Tuesday asked the co-operative sector banks of Gujarat to join the 'Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojna' and take up a movement to ensure that everyone in the state has a bank account.
16 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Uttar Pradesh Urban Development Minister Azam Khan was stopped by security officials at the Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) after he was found carrying four live rounds of bullets in his hand baggage before boarding a flight to Lucknow.
03 Aug 2012
NHRC was on Friday critical of government's two flagship programmes MNREGA and Indira Awas Yojna, saying these have "inherent and fundamental flaws" and failed to serve their purpose.
26 Sep 2014
Raipur: The Chhattisgarh government will provide city-like facilities to 596 villages in the state under the Adarsh Gram Vikas Yojna.
29 Aug 2014
Jaipur/Jodhpur: Rajasthan government held functions to mark the launching of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Jan Dhan yojana with Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje launching the scheme at a state level function in Jaipur.
24 Sep 2014
Bangalore: Ahead of the launch of ‘Clean India’ campaign on October 2, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that he will himself go out using the broom and asked people to give their two hours every week to him in ‘alms’ to make the drive a success.
29 Sep 2014
Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Monday urged the Mahadalit families against fleeing their native Nepura village in Gaya district."You should not flee from your village for whatever reason," Manjhi told around 300 Mahadalit families, while announcing to turn Nepura, under Tekari police station area, a model village with various facilities.
13 Sep 2014
New Delhi: With the target of providing housing for all by 2022, a new integrated National Housing Mission will be launched soon by merging some of the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government’s flagship schemes like JNNURM and Rajiv Awas Yojana.
22 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The government has barred the release of controversial Punjabi film 'Kaum De Heere' based on former prime minister Indira Gandhi's assassination on Friday citing apprehensions of law and order problems in parts of the country.