02 Oct 2015
Dumka (Jharkhand): Prime Minister Narendra Modi today launched the the Mudra scheme in Dumka under which people can take loans up to Rs 10 lakh to start businesses.
22 Sep 2015
Bhubaneswar: In a bid to empower the transgender community in Odisha, the state government has decided to implement five sub-schemes launched by the central government.
01 Oct 2015
New Delhi: The Central government has notified 'Mid Day Meal Rules, 2015' under the National Food Security Act. A statement issued by the HRD Ministry said that the National Food Security Act, 2013 (NFSA, 2013) contains provisions related to welfare schemes including Mid Day Meal Scheme.
28 Sep 2015
Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today announced distribution of Amma mobile phones to trainers of women's self-help groups.
12 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Hundreds of army veterans today held a 'Sainik Ekta' rally to press for 'honest and truthful justice' as they rejected the 'One Rank One Pension' scheme announced by the government even as some ex-servicemen groups dissociated themselves from the demonstration.
05 Sep 2015
New Delhi: An announcement about 'One Rank One Pension' is expected to be made today by the government notwithstanding key differences with ex-servicemen, who have made it clear that any unilateral decision would not be accepted.
05 Sep 2015
New Delhi: The government today announced acceptance of the long-pending demand for 'One Rank One Pension' but the ex-servicemen who have been on agitation rejected the key details of the decision and said their 84-day long stir will continue.
07 Sep 2015
Bengaluru: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said there might be a few small issues pertaining to implementation of One Rank One Pension (OROP) scheme, which over time will get automatically addressed.
09 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Retirement fund body EPFO's panel on its pension and insurance schemes has approved a proposal to increase the maximum amount assured under the EDLI scheme to Rs 5.5 lakh from Rs 3.6 lakh.