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Government considering rolling out second phase of fertiliser DBT

The transfer of fertiliser subsidy directly into farmers' bank accounts was to be taken up in the second phase.

06 Jun 2019 2:07 PM

Modi govt has major successes in social sector schemes: Panagariya

Panagariya said government has managed to accelerate outcomes in sectors like roads, railways, waterways, aviation and digitisation.

14 Apr 2019 3:45 PM

Govt saved Rs 58,000 cr via DBT for subsidies: Prasad

IT minister says govt utilising digital technology to bring about changes that benefit poor and underprivileged.

28 Sep 2017 3:47 PM

Govt gives more time to get Aadhaar must for subsidies

As many as 135 welfare schemes of 35 ministries will be covered by extension.

28 Sep 2017 12:49 PM

Govt savings through DBT touches Rs 65,000 cr: Javadekar

DBT enables linking of Aadhar card to bank accounts and other subsidised services availed by citizens.

18 Sep 2017 9:29 AM


UIDAI spends Rs 9,055 cr to enrol, despatch Aadhaar

This includes expenditure of Rs 3,819.97 crore towards enrolment and Rs 1,171.45 crore towards logistics.

26 Jul 2017 6:21 PM

Modi wants 'Give It Up' LPG campaign for food subsidy

Govt is overburdened with a huge overall subsidy bill of Rs 2.4 lakh crore projected in Budget 2017.

25 Apr 2017 1:01 PM

Display subsidy from Centre, states: Paswan to PDS outlets

Directive from Paswan aims to end confusion and promote transparency in disbursal of subsidy amount.

24 Apr 2017 3:08 PM

India replaces Japan as no 2 LPG importer

Total LPG imports stands 23 per cent more at 11 million tonnes in fiscal 2016-17.

24 Apr 2017 10:52 AM

Govt to launch Rs 6,000-cr 'SAMPADA' for food processing

Programme aims to integrate current and new schemes aimed at reducing food wastage and doubling farmers' income.

12 Apr 2017 5:17 PM


79 crore reaping benefits of cheap foodgrain: Paswan

Food Minister has asked states to name those who have left so that they could also get cheaper foodgrains.

10 Mar 2017 4:32 PM