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Sep 19, 2017
Indian scientists are testing dendritic therapy in the fight against cervical cancerCancer of the uterine cervix, also known as cervical cancer, is the second leading cause of cancer deaths among women in India.
Sep 18, 2017
Govt savings through direct benefit transfer touches Rs 65,000 crore, claims Prakash JavadekarDBT enables linking of Aadhar card to bank accounts and other subsidised services availed by citizens, covering a slew of government schemes.
Sep 07, 2017
Evaluating direct cash transfers Part-II: Correct the mistakes and go ahead, junking PDS reforms wholesale is no solutionCurrently, the burden of transitioning to the direct cash transfer system is on the poorest. The burden of change should be on the administration
Sep 06, 2017
Evaluating direct cash transfers Part-I: Problems are for real but most beneficiaries prefer new system to old PDSAs per the evaluation done by JPAL, nearly 20 percent beneficiaries did not get any cash. When people do not get either subsidised food grains or cash to buy it with, even if it is just 1 percent failure, it is cruel
Aug 19, 2017
Rising temperatures, higher humidity levels will endanger Indian lives by the end of 21st centuryHigh humidity levels coinciding with high temperatures are likely to create lethal weather conditions and imperil the lives of millions across large parts of India, Pakistan and Bangladesh by the end of the century.
Jul 26, 2017
UIDAI spends Rs 9,055 cr in eight years to enrol, despatch Aadhaar numbersA total of about 116.09 crore Aadhaar numbers have been generated up to 21 July, 2017, of which about 115.15 crore have been despatched.
May 18, 2017
3 years of Narendra Modi govt: Rupee rise defies conventional wisdom but don't rule out a reversalThe currency management is mostly the RBI's job but the government policies that attract dollar inflows do have an impact on exchange rates
May 02, 2017
Aadhaar numbers of 135 mn Indians may have leaked, claims CIS report; UIDAI denies any breachAadhaar numbers and personal information of as many as 135 million Indians could have been leaked from four government portals due to lack of IT security practices, the Centre for Internet and Society has claimed.
Mar 29, 2017
Direct benefit transfer leads to Rs 34,000 cr savings for govt: FinMinThe DBT programme, a major reform initiative to check leakages of welfare funds, was launched on January 1, 2013.
Mar 15, 2017
Aadhaar proves its usefulness again as Karnataka successfully transfers subsidies to one million farmersThe disbursal of benefits to the farmers was realised through the Aadhaar Payment Bridge (APB), which is popularly known as DBT.