welfare schemes

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  • Welfare schemes not effectively formulated despite spending thousands of crores: SC

    Welfare schemes not effectively formulated despite spending thousands of crores: SC

    The Supreme Court on Wednesday asked the Central government why it has formulated welfare schemes when these were not effectively implemented even after spending thousands of crores of rupees. A division bench of Justice M.B. Lokur and Justice Deepak Gupta......

    November 9, 2017
  • Will obey SC directive: Mamata Banerjee on Aadhaar

    Will obey SC directive: Mamata Banerjee on Aadhaar

    West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today said she will "obey" the directive of the Supreme Court, which questioned the state government's move to challenge a central law linking Aadhaar to social benefits and said she could file a plea......

    October 30, 2017
  • TRS seeks GST exemption for welfare schemes

    TRS seeks GST exemption for welfare schemes

    Telangana Rashtra Samiti members created a ruckus in the Lok Sabha on Friday demanding Goods and Services Tax (GST) exemption for some of its state sponsored welfare schemes. The schemes include Mission Kakatiya, Mission Bhagiratha and low cost housing projects......

    August 4, 2017
  • 'Operationalise all pension accounts within 15 days'

    'Operationalise all pension accounts within 15 days'

    The Punjab government on Monday decided to operationalise all the accounts linked with the beneficiaries of the social security welfare schemes within 15 days with a view to provide timely financial assistance to the needy. Decision to this effect was......

    April 18, 2017
  • Irani distributes welfare schemes to SCs

    Irani distributes welfare schemes to SCs

    To mark  the126th birth anniversary of the architect of the Indian constitution, Dr B R Ambedkar, Textiles Minister Smriti Irani Friday distributed benefits under welfare schemes of the Ministry, to beneficiaries belonging to Scheduled Castes from various parts of the......

    April 14, 2017