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.
30 Nov 2013
Berlin: The German Football Federation, which unveiled its incentive scheme for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, said that each player would get a payout of USD 408,000 if the country wins the tournament.
14 Oct 2013
Chandigarh: Haryana Discoms (Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam and Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam) have decided to extend the Out of Court Settlement Scheme up to November 30.
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.
10 Sep 2013
New Delhi: The Delhi government on Monday approved a contributory pension scheme for hawkers, domestic helps, rickshaw pullers and self-employed people, among others.
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.
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’.
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.
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
19 Nov 2013
Kanpur: Union Minister Sriprakash Jaiswal on Monday demanded that the Food Security Act be implemented in Uttar Pradesh, saying that the people of the state had been left out from getting benefits of the central scheme.