30 Jun 2014
Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala government is planning to raise from 55 years to 60 the age for expatriates to register their names in the diaspora pension scheme, a minister said here on Monday.
28 Jun 2014
Ahmedabad: The Centre has given Gujarat government a green signal to continue the old National Agricultural Insurance Scheme (NAIS) for another year.
10 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The minimum monthly pension of Rs 1,000 under EPS-95 scheme run by retirement fund body EPFO has become a reality and will immediately benefit 28 lakh pensioners who get less than this amount at present.
27 Jun 2014
Kendrapara (Odisha): In a move to strengthen coastal security, the Odisha government has asked fishermen to paint their boats and trawlers with a specific colour pattern for their easy identification.
27 Jun 2014
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav said that the ambitious laptop distribution scheme of his government was the ‘biggest secular and socialist scheme’ in the state as it was implemented among the masses without any disparity.
25 Jul 2014
New Delhi: With an aim to increase India's medal tally in 2016 and 2020 Olympics, the Sports Ministry has decided to start a "Target Mission Olympic Podium Scheme" and an elite athletes identification committee, which will include sporting greats Rahul Dravid and Abhinav Bindra among others.
19 Jun 2014
New Delhi: Former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala on Wednesday sought extension of his interim bail by four weeks. He informed the Delhi High Court that he is admitted to a hospital and wants to attend the post-cremation rites for his brother.
03 May 2012
BJP members in Rajya Sabha on Thursday said the controversy over construction of residential apartments in Noida Extension on Delhi's outskirts has not been resolved due to "red-tapism".
03 Jul 2014
Raipur: In view of poor monsoon, the Chhattisgarh government has launched a season-based insurance scheme for kharif crop in all 27 districts of the state to ensure relief to farmers in case of any exigency.
21 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhare Raje has asked the Centre why the rural job scheme MNREGA cannot be delivered as a scheme and not by an Act, Government said on Monday.