22 May 2015
Mumbai: Even as the Union Cabinet gave its nod to NDA government's flagship smart city project last month, no city from Maharashtra has yet been included in the programme as the Centre's guidelines are awaited for it, an official said.
19 May 2015
New Delhi: Seeking to mobilise idle gold worth up to Rs 60 lakh crore held by households and institutions, government on Tuesday proposed a new scheme offering tax-free interest on depositing the yellow metal with banks.
18 May 2015
New Delhi: The Sports Ministry has roped in Oriental Insurance Company Limited as its insurance partner under the Target Olympic Podium (TOP) scheme for athletes.
29 Apr 2015
New Delhi: The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the continuation of Rs 1,000 minimum monthly pension for pensioners under the Employees' Pension Scheme beyond the financial year 2014-15.
17 Aug 2012
With the Congress-led UDF Government in Kerala sticking to its decision to introduce Participatory Pension Scheme (PPS) in state services, pro-Left employees unions have threatened to strike work on August 21.
19 Apr 2015
New Delhi: The AAP government kicked off its first "participatory budget" exercise amidst much fanfare and enthusiasm at a function attended by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal in his deputy Manish Sisodia's Patparganj constituency.
11 May 2015
New Delhi: Twelve-time world champion cueist Pankaj Advani feels the government-run TOP Scheme for India's Olympic medal hopefuls clearly shows how sport is treated unequally in the country.
08 May 2015
Chandigarh: Power distribution companies in Haryana will soon introduce a scheme where consumers will get a chance to generate solar energy, which will be adjusted against their regular electricity bills.
09 May 2015
Kolkata: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday launched three ambitious social security schemes, relating to the insurance and pension sector and intended at widening the process of financial inclusion.
15 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA) would take a view on GN Bajpai panel report, that suggested investment into venture capital, in next 2-3 weeks, its chairman Hemant Contractor has said.