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Govt to rationalise subsidies, ensure only entitled get benefits Jaitley

Aug 01, 2014

Govt to rationalise subsidies, ensure only entitled get benefits Jaitley

Government will rationalise subsidies to ensure that only those entitled are benefited and the subsidy bill will be one of the major tasks before the Expenditure Management Commission it intends to set up in the coming days. #GDP #finance ministry #NewsTracker #PDS #India Arun Jaitley
Mamata slams Centre for failing to implement food scheme in West Bengal

Jun 30, 2014

Mamata slams Centre for failing to implement food scheme in West Bengal

Blaming the Centre for the non-implementation of the Food Security Act in West Bengal so far, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said the union government has failed to put in place a proper law and decide on the funding for the scheme. #Politics #India #Mamata Banerjee #NewsTracker #PDS #Ram Vilas Paswan #Food security scheme
Kerala Opposition stages walkout over food price rise

Jun 11, 2014

Kerala Opposition stages walkout over food price rise

CPI-M led LDF opposition in Kerala staged a walkout from the Assembly in protest against the UDF government's 'failure' to contain price rise of essential goods. #Kerala #NewsTracker #VS Achuthanandan #UDF #LDF #PDS #Opposition #Oomen Chandy #Left Democratic Front #United Democratic Front #food price rise
Curbing price rise, strengthening PDS top priorities Paswan

May 27, 2014

Curbing price rise, strengthening PDS top priorities Paswan

Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution, Paswan said: "I have just assumed charge. In next one week, I will discuss important issues such as PDS, FCI godowns and ensuring minimum support price (MSP) to farmers with food and consumer affairs secretaries and then fix priorities." #Politics #TheySaidIt #PDS #Price Rise #Ram Vilas Paswan #LJP #Minister of Consumer Affairs #Food and Public Distribution
Left to launch nationwide protest next week on price rise issue

Jan 08, 2014

Left to launch nationwide protest next week on price rise issue

Left parties on Wednesday decided to carry out a nationwide agitation from next week to protest the "exorbitant" rise in prices of essential items and petro products and demanded a universal public distribution system. #Politics #India #NewsTracker #CPI(M) #PDS #CPI #Left #All India Forward Bloc

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Time Maharashtra bares all on PDS

May 10, 2012

Time Maharashtra bares all on PDS

Why did the Maharashtra government refuse close to a million metric tonnes of food grains allocated to it in January this year? And, then ask the Centre for two lakh metric tonnes of it to meet "acute scarcity conditions"? #ToWhatEffect #PDS #Maharashtra #P. Sainath