19 Feb 2015
Suratgarh: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday launched a Soil Health Card scheme, under which the Centre plans to target over 14 crore farmers in the next three years to check the excess use of fertilisers.
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.
11 Dec 2014
Tirupati: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has on Thursday formally launched the 'Farmers Debt Redemption Scheme' in his native district of Chittoor, fulfilling a key electoral promise.
11 Dec 2014
New Delhi: A new agri insurance scheme will be brought in the current financial year, government told the Rajya Sabha on Thursday while asking states to work in tendem with the Centre to address the problems in the policies and their implementation.
10 Dec 2014
New Delhi: With an estimated three crore people having been identified as homeless, government will soon come out with a scheme to provide housing to all, government said in the Lok Sabha on Wednesday.
23 Mar 2015
New Delhi: The government will set up 800 clusters under the Scheme of Fund for Regeneration of Traditional Industries (SFURTI) with an investment of Rs 850 crore by March 2017 to boost khadi and village industries.
05 Mar 2015
New Delhi: An increase in one time grant by Rs 1 lakh each for the opening of Jan Aushadhi stores will be needed to achieve the target of 3,000 outlets by 2016-17, a Parliamentary panel has suggested.
04 Dec 2014
New Delhi: To help channelise small savings, government has launched a special deposit scheme for girl child -- Sukanya Samriddhi Account-- which can be opened in banks and post offices and half of the funds can be withdrawn for her higher education and marriage.
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).
05 Jan 2015
Chennai: In yet another populist scheme, Tamil Nadu government on Monday rolled out the 'Amma Cement', where it will sell the key construction component at a subsidised rate.