19 Oct 2013
Sri Ram Tirath (Punjab): Ahead of the Lok Sabha polls, Punjab government on Friday announced that it will distribute wheat at rupee one per kg under its ambitious 'Atta-Dal' scheme, making it cheaper than the rate offered under the National Food Security Programme.
28 Jan 2014
New Delhi: Handset maker Maxx Mobile on Monday announced the launch of 26 new handsets, priced between Rs 1,100 and Rs 7,777, as part of its celebration of India's 65th Republic Day.
27 Jul 2013
• Mayawati supports Centre's food security scheme• Disapproves way of its implementation • Favours to seek approval of Parliament rather than bringing ordinance
25 Aug 2013
Nagpur: Maharashtra government is all set to roll out the ambitious food security scheme in the state from early December which will benefit about 7.17 crore people, a state minister has said.
04 Dec 2013
Hyderabad: Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Wednesday said that the government may not be able to announce amnesty programmes such as the Service Tax Voluntary Compliance Encouragement Scheme (VCES) for the next 20 years due to various factors, including curbs imposed by the Supreme Court.
02 Oct 2013
Lucknow: The Allahabad High Court sought the Uttar Pradesh government's response on a PIL seeking to know why only Muslim girls were being given benefits and financial aid under its minority welfare scheme ‘Hamari Beti, Uska Kal’.
04 Dec 2013
Hyderabad: Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram will hold a review meeting with senior officials of Customs, Central Excise and Service Tax here on Wednesday.
01 Oct 2013
Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday flagged off the ‘Kanyashree’ scheme under which an annual scholarship of Rs.500 would be given to unmarried girls aged 13-18 and whose family's annual income is below Rs. 1.20 lakh.
21 Aug 2013
Mumbai: In order to attract inflow of foreign currency, the Reserve Bank simplified rules governing investments by non-resident Indians (NRIs) portfolio investments like equities and debt.
20 Aug 2013
New Delhi: The food security scheme in India is "unparalleled" in the world and aims to feed every poor person in the country, Congress president Sonia Gandhi said here while launching the ambitious food scheme in Delhi