12 May 2012
The Uttar Pradesh cabinet on Friday put its stamp of approval on the unemployment allowance which the Samajwadi Party had promised. The move is likely to benefit over nine lakh unemployed but cost the state Rs.1,113 crore in the current financial year alone.
19 Sep 2012
Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav will distribute unemployment allowance and money for girl child education from September 27.
15 Jun 2012
The Uttar Pradesh government, which has fixed an age limit of 30 to 40 years as eligibility for getting unemployment allowance, today said it did not have any plans to reduce the age group.
26 Feb 2012
In an endeavor to garner support for the remaining two phase polling, Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav on the last day of campaigning for the sixth phase of polls promised pension to old and unemployment allowance to unemployed, if voted to power.
24 Jul 2012
The Uttar Pradesh government on Monday reduced the age of eligibility for unemployment allowance, simplified the application form and waived mandatory provision of submitting affidavit.
09 Sep 2012
The Uttar Pradesh Government will disburse unemployment allowance of Rs 1,000 per month to the beneficiary youths from Sunday.
29 Apr 2016
Patna: Bihar government hiked the Dearness Allowance (DA) of its employees and pensioners by 6 percent to 125 percent with retrospective effect from January 1, 2016.
29 Mar 2012
Soon after the announcement of unemployment allowance to the jobless by the newly elected Samajwadi Party government in Uttar Pradesh, huge number of unemployed people flocked to avail compensation at the government offices.
25 Mar 2012
Soon after becoming the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Akhilesh Yadav has sped up the exercise of fulfilling its promise of providing unemployment allowance to the jobless. And in a bid to reduce the burden on the exchequer, the government has adopted a unique method.
01 Jun 2012
Seeking to fulfil his party's election promises, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Friday made provisions for unemployment allowance, waving of farm loans and giving laptops to students in his maiden state Budget for 2012-2013.