04 Jul 2015
Mumbai: In an innovative move to educate rural women about the internet, Tata Trusts and Google India on Friday announced a special programme to send 1,000 specially designed 'Internet Cycle Carts' to remote villages.
01 Jul 2015
New Delhi: The government auditor Comptroller & Auditor General (CAG) today pointed out discrepancies in implementation of social welfare schemes including mid-day meal (MDM) and pulled up the Delhi government for its failure to obtain fund utilisation certificates from various institutions.
30 Jun 2015
Mumbai: A week after coming under a cloud of allegations, Maharashtra Women and Child Welfare Minister Pankaja Munde today asserted she will expose the conspiracy against her.
27 Jun 2015
New Delhi: The number of centrally sponsored schemes (CSS) is likely to be reduced to 30 from 72 with a Chief Ministers' Sub-Group of NITI Aayog reaching a broad consensus on the issue. The panel has also recommended to increase the share of flexi funds to 25 percent from the current 10 percent.
25 Jun 2015
New Delhi: States and Union Territories will have a greater say in implementation of the three flagship schemes for urban development launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi today, as per the guidelines issued.
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.
20 Jun 2015
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today extended birthday greetings to Droupadi Murmu, the first woman Governor of Jharkhand.
22 Jun 2015
New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national spokesperson MJ Akbar will be the party's candidate for by-election to a Rajya Sabha seat from Jharkhand.
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.
02 Apr 2015
Agra: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Thursday underlined the development work done under his government and assured that he will continue to support welfare programmes in the state for youths and elderly persons.