30 Oct 2011
Raising questions on the lack of freedom to utilize funds allocated under Member of Parliament Local Area Development Scheme (MPLAD), more than 100 parliamentarians complained about the limitations in guidelines for the fund usage.
16 Jun 2011
In a bid to fast-track implementation of projects under MPLAD scheme, the government on Thursday announced revised guidelines allowing greater flexibility to Parliamentarians and speedy release of funds under it.
11 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Banks with significant gaps in meeting priority sector loan requirement will benefit from Reserve Bank's guidelines for priority sector lending certificates, Moody's said today.
09 Feb 2016
Mumbai: A Central Bank panel has issued recommendations for introducing bond options in India that include simple structured contracts and allowing companies to trade up to 50 million rupees (USD 736,024.73) without documented underlying exposures.
09 Sep 2015
New Delhi: The Cabinet today cleared spectrum trading guidelines under which telecom operators will be able to sell radiowaves to other service providers, a move that will help address the problem of spectrum shortage.
26 Jan 2014
New Delhi: As the 15th Lok Sabha draws to its close in May this year, data released by the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation reveals that a whopping portion of Member of Parliament Local Area Development (MPLAD) funds will lapse in almost every state in the country.
09 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today announced guidelines for the second leg of the 'odd-even' traffic scheme in Delhi, saying women drivers and vehicles carrying students in uniform will be exempted from the restrictions.
30 Mar 2016
New Delhi: The Supreme Court today approved the Centre's guidelines to protect Good Samaritans, who help road accident victims, from being unnecessarily harassed by police or any other authority.
04 Mar 2015
New Delhi: The Member of Parliament Local Area Development scheme funds can be used for developing model villages under the Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojana (SAGY), Parliament was informed on Wednesday.
26 Feb 2015
New Delhi: Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Thursday seemed to have touched a raw nerve when he suggested that MPs use part of their development funds in improving facilities at railway stations.