29 Oct 2013
Rae Bareli: Congress star campaigner Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Tuesday asked partymen to apprise people of the ambitious food security scheme of the Central government aimed at benefiting the poor and also tells them as to how the Samajwadi Party led government was not implementing it in Uttar Pradesh.
23 Nov 2013
Kota (Raj): UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi on Saturday attacked BJP saying that it is a party of ‘poisonous people’ which spreads nothing but rumours.
26 Oct 2013
Madurai: The impact of the 'revolutionary' education loan scheme of the UPA government would be felt in another 10 years, Finance Minister P Chidambaram said on Saturday.
22 Nov 2013
Lucknow: On a day Congress staged protest for implementation of the food security scheme in Uttar Pradesh, the state government on Thursday said that it has prepared a road map to implement the National Food Security Act and a cell has also been formed in the Food Commissioner's office to work on it.
21 Dec 2013
Nagpur: Maharashtra government has in principle accepted the revised recommendations of a study group on the cluster development scheme for Mumbai, which would be implemented after a hearing in this regard.
20 Nov 2013
Mumbai: The Reserve Bank directed public sector banks to provide credit to women self help groups at a rate of 7 percent per annum so as to get the benefit of interest subvention scheme under the Swarnajayanti Gram Swarozgar Yojana–Aajeevika (SGSY) scheme.
24 Oct 2013
Lucknow: The chairman of National Commission for Scheduled Castes PL Punia has criticized the Uttar Pradesh government for its alleged laxity in taking steps to implement the Food Security scheme.
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.
14 Sep 2013
New Delhi: Owing to the economic slowdown, visa on arrival (VoA) scheme registered negative growth as only 1,694 tourists availed the facility in August this year as compared to 1,750 in the same period last year, a decrease of 3.2 percent.
02 Jan 2014
Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala government has decided to launch a weekly lottery to mobilise funds for providing financial support for wedding of girls from poor families.