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Oct 10, 2019
Govt extends Aadhaar seeding date for PM-Kisan plan till 30 Nov; move to help farmers buy crop inputs for Rabi seasonUnder PM-Kisan scheme, the government is providing annually Rs 6,000 in three equal installments to 14 crore farmers
Jun 06, 2019
Govt considering to give fertiliser subsidy directly to farmers under second phase of DBT schemeThe government is seriously thinking of giving fertiliser subsidy directly to farmers under the second phase of implementation of direct benefit transfer (DBT) scheme, a senior fertiliser ministry official said on Thursday
May 25, 2019
Narendra Modi govt returned to power on delivery of social infra projects; should focus on boosting employment, pvt investment in second termPrime Minister Narendra Modi was thus right in his assertion that the caste divide is artificial and the only real divide is rich-poor.
Apr 22, 2019
Deposits in Jan Dhan accounts inch towards Rs 1 lakh crore mark; total stand at Rs 96,107 croreThe total balance in the Jan Dhan accounts, which has been steadily rising, was at Rs 97,665.66 crore as on 3 April, as per the latest government data
Apr 03, 2019
Starvation deaths emerge as key poll issue in Jharkhand as ration card woes keep vulnerable groups hungryActivists claim that anomalies in the public distribution system (PDS) in Jharkhand is a major contributor of malnutrition among children in the state, the BJP government in the state, however, denies these allegations
Oct 18, 2018
Telecom operators to erase Aadhaar data if customer gives alternative KYC documents, says COAIThe government Thursday said there is no threat of discontinuation of mobile numbers issued using Aadhaar, following the Supreme Court ruling that barred use of the national biometric ID by private companies.
Oct 08, 2018
Use of Aadhaar in banks, post offices to continue offline; enrolment, updating services norms to remain: UIDAI chief Ajay PandeyThe UIDAI has said that the Supreme Court order restricting use of Aadhaar will have no bearing on enrolment and update services being carried out at banks, post offices and government premises.
Aug 15, 2018
DBT savings of Rs 90,000 cr: Narendra Modi govt must build on this in battle against a leaky welfare delivery systemDid DBT really save the exchequer a colossal Rs 90,000 crore, and was this entirely due to elimination of 6 crore ghost beneficiaries, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi said in his Independence Day speech?
May 28, 2018
Narendra Modi’s unfulfilled promises: In 5th year, PM must take a hard look at opaque political funding rulesPrime Minister Narendra Modi's four years in office have never been unexciting as far as the government's reform-intent is concerned
May 18, 2018
Maharashtra govt says farmers to receive funds for irrigation wells, orchards through DBT schemeFarmers will now receive funds for irrigation wells and orchards directly into their bank accounts through the Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) method, Maharashtra minister for Employment Guarantee Schemes (EGS), Jaykumar Rawal, said today.