10 Nov 2012
The Bharatiya Janata Party government in Himachal Pradesh on Friday decided to link the casting of vote with various government programmes and welfare schemes in the state.
10 Jun 2016
Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today mooted the idea of trifurcating the state Social Welfare Department into three Directorates to ensure proper development through timely intervention.
14 May 2016
Puducherry: BJP President Amit Shah today charged the AINRC government here with having failed to bring in several welfare measures the NDA government had evolved and implemented in many states to help the youth, farmers, poor women and other sections of society.
14 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi yesterday met a delegation of eminent Muslims and hoped that the they would be able to derive huge benefits from the welfare schemes initiated by his government, like the crop insurance and Mudra scheme.
01 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Asserting that the direct benefit transfer (DBT) scheme ensures efficiency, President Pranab Mukherjee today expressed hope that the government will include more welfare schemes in the e-payment mode in future.
11 Aug 2015
New Delhi: The Supreme Court today said an Aadhaar card is not mandatory for availing government social welfare schemes. The court said this while referring to the constitution bench a challenge to the constitutional validity of the Aadhaar scheme on the grounds that it violates the right to privacy.
01 Feb 2016
New Delhi: The Supreme Court today came down heavily on Gujarat for not implementing the law passed by Parliament.
18 Mar 2015
New Delhi: All BJP MPs will sit together and brainstorm on April 19 to ensure successful implementation of various welfare schemes of the government and evolve ways and means in taking them to the grassroots level.
07 May 2015
Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan will launch three Central schemes – an accidental cover, a life insurance and a pension scheme, in the state on Saturday.
10 Nov 2014
Ahmedabad: Gujarat has stood first in the implementation of social welfare schemes for the year 2013-14 under the Centre's 20-point programme, an official statement said on Sunday.