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.
14 Jan 2016
New Delhi: BJP chief Amit Shah yesterday used the new crop insurance scheme to reach out to farmers claiming Narendra Modi government's decision will rank among the biggest steps taken for their welfare since Independence as they will draw maximum benefit by paying minimal premium.
22 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today stressed on due monitoring of loans being given to self-help groups and favoured putting in a mechanism for stringent quality checks of the roads being constructed under Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojna.
18 Mar 2016
Chennai: BJP today said it would use the NDA government's achievements in the economic sector and financial inclusion initiatives as an 'additional weapon' to fight the coming assembly polls in five states.
30 Jan 2016
Hyderabad: Activists of the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) today protested against the visit of Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi to the Hyderabad Central University campus over the suicide of Dalit research scholar Rohith Vemula even as it called for a 'bandh' in Telangana colleges.
01 Dec 2015
New Delhi: Over Rs 42,520 crore has been disbursed under the MUDRA Yojna to more than 66 lakh borrowers, of which nearly a third are women, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said today.
17 Feb 2016
Bhopal: Elaborate security arrangements have been made for the visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who would release operational guidelines of 'Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojna' at Sherpur village in the neighbouring Sehore district tomorrow.
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.
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.
24 Dec 2015
The month was started on a bad note as earthquake jolted neighbouring Nepal. Over 9,000 people were killed in this natural devastation. Other major events occurred in this month include MUDRA Yojana launched by PM Modi and successful evacuation of Indian citizens from Yemen.