20 Aug 2015
New Delhi: With an aim to widen the reach of the Atal Pension Yojna (APY) among informal sector workers, the government today said it has modified the flagship programme to give subscribers an option to make contribution on a monthly, quarterly or half-yearly basis.
22 Aug 2015
Amethi: Union Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Smriti Irani will arrive here on Sunday and distribute insurance coverage to 25,000 women in the constituency.
10 Sep 2011
Holding the Union Government policies responsible for communal violence in the country, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said that certain provisions in the proposed Communal Violence Bill would fail to check this menace.
25 Jul 2015
Patna: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is on a day-long visit to Bihar, today inaugurated the new IIT campus here. He also launched Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhayay Rashtriya Gramin Joyti Yojna aimed at power sector reforms in the rural areas.
18 Apr 2015
Washington: The World Bank chief Jim Yong Kim on Saturday said that the "strong visionary leadership" of Prime Minister Narendra Modi has resulted in "extraordinary effort" by India on financial inclusion of its people.
20 Aug 2014
Raipur: The Chhattisgarh government has decided to sponsor trips to key pilgrimage centres across the country for differently-abled people of the state.
06 Jun 2015
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ‘Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojana’ seems to have hit a roadblock as 108 Members of Parliament are yet to adopt a village under the ambitious programme launched by the Central Government.
22 Apr 2015
Barabanki (UP): A leader of Akhil Bhyartiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP), the student wing of BJP, was arrested for allegedly threatening and using indecent language against a party MP, police said here on Wednesday.
21 May 2015
Ghaziabad: Making Ghaziabad a "world class city" is the first priority and all developmental projects will be completed within a time frame, said newly appointed GDA Vice Chairman Vijay Yadav, who has assumed the charge on Wednesday.
07 May 2015
Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan will launch three Central schemes – an accidental cover, a life insurance and a pension scheme, in the state on Saturday.