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Didi meets Modi, raises state issues

The meeting took place hours after Modi tore into the Trinamul Congress government and slammed the CM at a BJP rally in Arambagh

02 Mar 2024 2:19 AM

Revanth Seeks Speedy Implementation of Welfare Schemes in LS Polls Run Up

In a related development, sources said that the Congress government managed to address 3.96 lakh grievances submitted since December 8

26 Feb 2024 12:25 AM

Patralekha Chatterjee | Basic services a citizen’s ‘right’ or ‘gift’ from govt?

The questions are not new. Nor is the debate around the “citizen versus labharthi” template.

09 Dec 2023 12:42 AM

Can't stop political parties from making promises: SC

SC said that its concern was the right way to use public money

18 Aug 2022 7:09 AM

Andhra CM launches new system to ensure doorstep delivery of basic facilities

Reddy listed out the welfare schemes and legislations that his government has undertaken during its two-and-a-half months of governance.

16 Aug 2019 9:53 AM


Govt to provide Rs 15 per kg discount on pulses for poor

Government will spend Rs 5,237 crore for implementation of this scheme.

09 Aug 2018 6:41 PM

Delhi government approves proposal to delink Aadhaar, pensions

The Social Welfare department will now remit all the pensions stopped due to lack of Aadhaar, the government statement said.

01 Aug 2018 1:15 PM

Govt extends deadline for linking Aadhaar with welfare schemes to June 30

The deadline for linking bank accounts and mobile phone numbers with Aadhaar has already been extended indefinitely.

28 Mar 2018 7:07 PM

Can't Govt have legit concern over welfare schemes: SC on anti-Aadhaar plea

SC bench referred to the government's response that it has been saving money by using Aadhaar in several schemes.

31 Jan 2018 11:52 AM

Mandatory to link Aadhaar with schemes? SC order tomorrow

The govt issued a notification to extend till March 31 the deadline for mandatory quoting of Aadhaar and PAN for bank accounts.

14 Dec 2017 7:56 PM


Govt confuesd development can be done through welfare schemes: Sinha

Former finance minsiter says for development non-performing asset of banks should be cleared.

28 Sep 2017 5:06 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

Chandrasekhar Rao hits out at Amit Shah over funds to Telangana

He said Telangana only got Rs 67,390 crore from the Centre since the formation of the state.

25 May 2017 2:23 AM

UBI can work only if welfare schemes are phased out: CEA

Universal basic income (UBI) will guarantee all citizens enough income to cover their basic needs.

19 Apr 2017 2:45 PM

UBI only after withdrawal of welfare schemes: CEA

Subramanian's proposal in Economic Survey led to speculation on whether govt will implement UBI in country.

25 Feb 2017 10:48 AM