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Narendra Modi in Shirdi updates: PM says BJP-led govt working to better tourism in Maharashtra, flights to Shirdi to be increased
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Narendra Modi in Shirdi updates: PM says BJP-led govt working to better tourism in Maharashtra, flights to Shirdi to be increased

Narendra Modi in Shirdi updates: Prime Minister Narendra Modi was welcomed by Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis and other state BJP members after landing at Shirdi airport. He is scheduled to participate in the Sai Baba Samadhi centenary celebrations.

Chattarpur, MP: Being denied govt assistance to rebuild his roofless house for over a decade, a Dalit labourer contemplates suicide
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Chattarpur, MP: Being denied govt assistance to rebuild his roofless house for over a decade, a Dalit labourer contemplates suicide

Sarman Ahirwar, a Dalit labourer from Chattarpur district, stands at the district collectorate with a train of four small children and a rope to hang himself. Sarman’s wife was eligible for a house under the Indira Awas scheme, and now Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana, 12 years ago. But, their house remained under construction. When the rains hit Bundelkhand a few weeks ago, Sarman’s kaccha house in Bhoyra village of Chattarpur, Madhya Pradesh, fell apart, leaving his family of five small children roofless.

Budget 2015: FM may cut social spending allocation to give states more say in them
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Budget 2015: FM may cut social spending allocation to give states more say in them

Finance Minister in Budget 2015 is expected to incorporate Finance Commission's recommendations and cut government allocation for social sector spending by 25-30 percent.

Thousands of ineligible beneficiaries got funds under IAY: CAG
Economy

Thousands of ineligible beneficiaries got funds under IAY: CAG

The report tabled in Parliament today said in seven states, 33,536 beneficiaries were selected from outside the permanent IAY wait-lists and paid assistance of Rs 138.02 crore.

Bihar worst in open defecation: Union minister
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Bihar worst in open defecation: Union minister

The minister said Prime Minister Narendra Modi referred to providing toilets to the last of the poor during his Independence Day speech, and the Centre has started working on achieving it.

Odisha CM announces Rs 3,000 crore Biju Pucca Ghar scheme
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Odisha CM announces Rs 3,000 crore Biju Pucca Ghar scheme

As part of commitment made to the people of Odisha during elections, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday announced a Rs 3,000 crore new scheme.

Govt should not drop Gandhi family names from schemes: Congress
Politics

Govt should not drop Gandhi family names from schemes: Congress

Congress on Monday held a protest demanding that Union government should not drop names of Gandhi family members from names of Central schemes.

Cyclone Phailin: 2.1 lakh houses completely damaged in Odisha
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Cyclone Phailin: 2.1 lakh houses completely damaged in Odisha

At least 2.1 lakh houses in 18 districts of Odisha have been completely destroyed by cyclone Phailin and resultant floods that ravaged parts of the state in October this year.

After Rahul's speech, govt announces schemes for manual scavengers
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After Rahul's speech, govt announces schemes for manual scavengers

A day after Rahul Gandhi voiced his concern about manual scavengers, government today announced a slew of measures including houses to them under Indira Awas Yojana and loans with lesser interest rate for the self-help groups run by women liberated from the age-old practice.

Where is Gujarat's proposal on BPL families in IAY, asks Jairam Ramesh
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Where is Gujarat's proposal on BPL families in IAY, asks Jairam Ramesh

Gujarat government, which recently formulated a policy to build affordable houses for urban poor and lower middle class population in the state, is yet to submit any proposal for the year 2013-14 for the Centre's Indira Awas Yojana (IAY) for BPL households.

Ramesh announces Rs 340 cr package for Uttarakhand
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Ramesh announces Rs 340 cr package for Uttarakhand

In February this year, the ministry had already sanctioned 118 roads and 8 bridges—1,140 kms in all—at a total cost of Rs 472 crore for Uttarakhand.

Govt announces hike in allocations under Indira Awas Yojana
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Govt announces hike in allocations under Indira Awas Yojana

Centre today announced a hike in allocation of grants for construction of houses for BPL families under the Indira Awas Yojana from Rs 45,000 to Rs 75,000 per dwelling unit.