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Dec 07, 2017
Power ministers' meet: States agree on 24X7 power for all by March 2019, direct transfer of subsidiesPower minster R K Singh said all the participant states have agreed to provide 24X7 power to all
Nov 30, 2017
Did Bharti Airtel violate Aadhaar Act? UIDAI probing telco over LPG subsidy landing in payments bank accountsBharti Airtel has come under scanner of UIDAI after customers complained their Airtel Payments Bank account was opened without any intimation
Nov 23, 2017
JAM trinity of Jan Dhan, Aadhaar and mobile has helped govt save over Rs 64,000 cr subsidy: Narendra ModiJAM trinity of Jan Dhan accounts, mobile numbers and Aadhaar has helped save $10 billion toward subsidy, says Narendra Modi
Nov 20, 2017
Aadhaar-based authentication is "fully safe and secure": UIDAIAccording to UIDAI there has been no incident of misuse of Aadhaar biometrics leading to identity theft and financial loss.
Oct 30, 2017
Narendra Modi in Karnataka: PM slams Congress, accuses it of 'shameless' U-turn on KashmirPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday launched a scathing attack on the Congress during his visit to Karnataka, accusing it of "shamelessly" taking a U-turn on Kashmir, using a language spoken by Pakistan and stalling significant projects.
Oct 15, 2017
Financial inclusion in India must focus on informal sector, says Grameen Foundation chief Prabhat LabhFinancial inclusion needs to focus on the entire informal sector rather than individual customers, according to Prabhat Labh, chief executive of Grameen Foundation India, the country arm of Washington-DC-based microfinance non-profit Grameen Foundation.
Oct 11, 2017
Govt rolls out direct benefit transfer for fertiliser subsidy in seven states/UTsDirect benefit transfer (DBT) being implemented in the case of fertiliser subsidy payment is slightly different from the normal DBT implemented in cooking gas subsidy
Sep 28, 2017
Savings via direct benefit transfer cross Rs 58,000 cr mark: Union Minister Ravi Shankar PrasadRs 58,000 cr money is not private money it is tax payer's money which required to be saved and digital governance is doing that, Ravi Shankar Prasad said
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 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