28 Nov 2013
Bhubaneswar: With a loss of about 26 lakh trees in cyclone ‘Phailin’, the Odisha Government has decided to implement an ambitious scheme worth Rs 1,763.52 crore to increase the state's green cover.
20 Nov 2013
New Delhi: To insulate farmers from farming risks, Centre has directed the state governments to implement the new National Crop Insurance Programme (NCIP) covering compulsorily the loanee farmers, effective from the ongoing rabi (winter) season of this year.
07 Oct 2013
Agartala: The CBI will investigate the cases relating to ponzi schemes, which has defrauded a large number of people in Tripura.
23 Nov 2013
Itanagar: A scam in a centrally sponsored scheme has reportedly surfaced in the state with the All Arunachal Contractor Welfare Association alleging Rs 1,000 crore scandal in Indira Awas Yojana, implemented by the department of Rural Development.
21 Nov 2013
New Delhi: With milk consumption likely to touch 180 million tons by 2022, the government on Wednesday said that it will fast-track the National Dairy Plan in the coming years to boost milk production for meeting the growing demand.
21 Nov 2013
Nagpur: The Maharashtra government will include 27 districts under the second phase of Rajiv Gandhi Jeevandayi Arogya Yojna, which is scheduled to be launched by UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi in Nagpur on Tuesday.
05 Feb 2014
New Delhi: The issue of inadequate fund allocation for providing proper mid-day meal to children was on Tuesday raised at the maiden meeting of an empowered committee, set up after the Bihar tragedy last year.
19 Nov 2013
Thane: Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan said that the scheme for development of buildings in clusters for Mumbai will be announced next week.
09 Aug 2013
New Delhi: The Union Cabinet on Thursday approved a proposal for introduction of a revised block grant scheme for funding non-plan expenditure of IITs and Indian Institute of Science (IIS), Bangalore, from 2012-13 to 2016-17.