23 Jan 2015
New Delhi: More than 60 percent of LPG customers in the country have joined the ambitious PAHAL scheme for receiving cash subsidy so that they can buy cooking gas (LPG) at market price.
02 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Delhi Development Authority is expected to come out with its next housing scheme in December, 2016 which would include at least 24,660 LIG flats.
18 Jan 2015
New Delhi: The central government's Rs 1,000-crore irrigation scheme aims at bringing irrigation water to every village by converging ongoing schemes being implemented by various ministries.
30 Dec 2014
New Delhi: With an aim of benefiting farmers, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday asked central departments and ministries to fast-track implementation of the rural irrigation scheme through a multi-pronged approach, including integrating it with NREGA.
01 Feb 2015
New Delhi: The government will review after five years the structure of Rs 30,000 life cover given as incentive to the poor for opening bank accounts under the flagship Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PMJDY).
16 Jan 2015
Shimla: More than 3,500 mothers and their newborns in Himahcal have benefited in two months under the Janani Express-102 scheme, the state government said on Friday.
06 Feb 2015
New Delhi: Birla Sun Life Mutual Fund, a part of Aditya Birla Financial Services Group, on Friday said it has garnered Rs 781 crore through its manufacturing sector scheme.
04 Feb 2015
New Delhi: To lure more passengers on the occasion of Valentine's Day, budget passenger carrier SpiceJet on Wednesday launched its discount scheme starting at Rs.1,599 for one way advance booking on all direct and onward flights.
25 Feb 2015
New Delhi: A ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP on Wednesday embarrassed the government by saying in Lok Sabha that the mid-day meal scheme, sponsored by the Centre, has become "poisonous meal", leading to strong objection from HRD Minister Smriti Irani.
15 Feb 2015
New Delhi: Criticising the previous UPA government's approach on urban planning, Union minister M Venkaiah Naidu has said that the "top-down" approach resulted in "design flaws" and led to "sub-optimal performance" by states under the JNNURM scheme.