19 Nov 2011
In a bid to improve standard of living of the landless farmers in the state, the Nitish government has decided to extend them the facility of Kisan Credit Card (KCC).
01 Aug 2012
In a bid to enhance agricultural activities, the Jammu and Kashmir government has announced provision of Kisan Credit Card (KCC) to every farmer in the state.
11 May 2012
Five bank officials have been arrested in connection with Rs nine crore Kisan Credit Card (KCC) scam in Bihar's Araria district, police said on Thursday.
12 Jul 2012
The Bihar government has asked the public sector banks to distribute Rs. 25,400 crores as loan to the farmers in fiscal year 2012-13, Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi said on Wednesday.
29 Aug 2012
Ahead of the coming panchayat elections, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday embarked on a tour along with ministers and IAS officers to Congress dominated districts, triggering criticism from its ally and the CPI(M).
21 Aug 2012
Bihar government has decided against depositing funds in 21 public and private sector banks for their failure to provide loans to borrowers on the four-point criteria, Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi said on Tuesday.
10 Aug 2012
Union Ministers Sharad Pawar and Jai Ram Ramesh have agreed to the suggestion made by Punjab Congress MPs that relief to the drought hit-farmers in the state be paid directly to them.
10 Jan 2012
The Reserve Bank on Monday said farmers will get loan at concessional rates for an additional period of up to six months post-harvest, a step aimed at encouraging storage of farm produce in warehouses.
30 Apr 2011
Just two days before the visit of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to Banda, the agonising issue of suicide by farmers reeling under acute financial crisis in the Bundelkhand region has re-emerged on the surface. To address a public gathering, Singh was in Banda on Saturday.
07 Jan 2016
Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said student credit card scheme to provide Rs 4 lakh loan for higher education would be implemented from next financial year and sought banks' cooperation in this regard.