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Jan 18, 2017
Narendra Modi's social security system for poor is a good idea if corruption pitfalls are avoidedIn a country where 90 percent of the workforce are in the unorganised sector, a social security system which the Narendra Modi government is likely to announce in the Union Budget 2017 could be the next logical step, provided the pitfalls are avoided.
Jan 17, 2017
Govt debating pros and cons of income transfer scheme, says reportThe debate is whether it should be a universal basic income or a targetted transfer of funds for the economically weaker sections
Jun 23, 2016
Jisha murder aftermath: Govt introduces social security scheme to protect migrantsThe Kerala state government is all set to bring in a social security scheme to ensure that the migrants working in Kerala are assimilated into its society.
Jun 02, 2016
Breaking barriers: Odisha agrees to give welfare to transgender communityMembers of the transgender community will be given Below Poverty Line cards that will allow them to access benefits under government welfare programmes.
Oct 30, 2015
India, US to keep talking about visa, double taxation issuesIndia and the US have agreed to continue their engagement on the vexed issue of a totalization agreement for the purpose of avoiding double taxation of income with respect to social security taxes.
Aug 16, 2015
PM's I-Day speech: Modi scores on development focus, but gets some things wrongPrime Minister Narendra Modi's statements about what his government planned to do were good in parts and flawed in other parts.
Jun 11, 2015
Jaitley to meet heads of public sector banks on FridayThe sources said Jaitley will also deliberate on the issue of non-performing assets (NPAs) and discuss ways to contain this.
May 13, 2015
Passing of black money bill indicates priority we attach to issue: PM ModiPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday termed as a "historic milestone" the passage in Parliament of the black money bill that aims to squeeze illicit accounts and transactions abroad and said it indicates the "priority" of the government.
May 10, 2015
PM in Kolkata: With Mamata by his side, Modi launching 3 new social security schemesAfter providing bank accounts to 15 crore unbanked people, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday launched three social security schemes, including an insurance cover for less than Re 1 per day, and said that the poor "need empowerment, not aid".
Feb 28, 2015
Budget 2015: Government unveils universal social security and pension schemesArray