16 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday unveiled a string of labour reforms, including measures to end 'inspector raj', asserting that ease of doing business is "essential" to ensure 'Make-in-India' campaign success.
24 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The government has no plans to curtail supply of subsidized cooking gas (LPG) from current 12 cylinders per household in a year even as it looks to give cash subsidy to consumers across the country by June.
14 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Noting that there are variations in demand for work under MNREGA, Government on Monday said it would continue with the rural job scheme. The Government also informed Rajya Sabha that an action plan has been formulated to improve the implementation of MNREGA.
12 Sep 2014
Dehradun: A special scheme will be launched in Uttarakhand on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti on October 2 to ensure food security for old women, Chief Minister Harish Rawat said.
11 Sep 2014
Bhubaneswar: As part of commitment made to the people of Odisha during elections, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday announced a Rs 3,000 crore new scheme with the objective of converting all the kuccha houses to pucca houses in the state.
10 Sep 2014
Shimla: Himachal Pradesh government signed an MoU to provide free drop-back service on ambulance to women and infants.
30 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu has suggested that there could be a scheme for renewal of 500 urban habitations in India and another for ‘smart cities’.
19 Aug 2014
Mumbai: Private sector lender ICICI Bank on Tuesday launched an equated monthly installment (EMI) scheme on debit card purchases, making it the first of its kind facility.
11 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Finance Ministry said 5.52 crore bank accounts have been opened till October 7 and deposit of Rs 4,268 crore have been mobilised under Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PMJDY).
08 Sep 2014
Mumbai: The state government is working on a scheme to provide flights on low-connectivity routes from bigger cities to smaller towns, officials said.