Articles about Ujjwala Yojana

Petrol, diesel hiked 80p/liter; LPG cylinders now Rs. 50 costlier

22 Mar 2022

Delhi
Petrol, diesel hiked 80p/liter; LPG cylinders now Rs. 50 costlier

Petrol and diesel prices were raised by 80 paise/liter on Tuesday, bringing a four-and-a-half month pause in rate revisions to an end, while domestic cooking gas prices were raised by Rs. 50 per cylinder.

Those indulging in hate speeches should be removed: Manoj Tiwari

23 Feb 2020

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)
Those indulging in hate speeches should be removed: Manoj Tiwari

The task of ending BJP's dry spell in Delhi was put on Manoj Tiwari, the Bhojpuri actor-turned-politician under whose leadership the saffron party won corporation polls in 2017 and all seven Lok Sabha seats last year.

Nirmala Sitharaman's husband criticizes Modi government over economic slowdown

14 Oct 2019

India
Nirmala Sitharaman's husband criticizes Modi government over economic slowdown

On Monday, noted political economist and Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman's husband Parakala Prabhakar said that the government is in denial about the economic slowdown in India.

Sambit Patra's video invites questions over Ujjwala scheme

01 Apr 2019

Odisha
Sambit Patra's video invites questions over Ujjwala scheme

Sambit Patra, the BJP spokesperson who has been fielded from Puri Lok Sabha constituency, shared a video of a woman cooking food on an earthen oven sparking questions about the success of Ujjwala Yojana.

Ujjwala Yojana leading to better health of Indian women: PM

28 May 2018

Narendra Modi
Ujjwala Yojana leading to better health of Indian women: PM

PM Narendra Modi on Monday said ten crore LPG connections, including four crore free connections to poor women, were given in last four years, compared to 13 crore connections in six decades since Independence.

LPG cylinders get cheaper by up to Rs. 47

01 Mar 2018

Delhi
LPG cylinders get cheaper by up to Rs. 47

From today, prices of LPG cylinders, both subsidized and non-subsidized, will go down in Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata and Chennai.

#DecodingBudget: India gets Rs. 1,200cr healthcare coverage, 'largest govt-funded program'

01 Feb 2018

India
#DecodingBudget: India gets Rs. 1,200cr healthcare coverage, 'largest govt-funded program'

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presented the 2018 Budget this morning. If the NDA doesn't return to power in 2019, this was its last full-fledged Budget.

No more monthly hike of Rs. 4 in cylinder prices

28 Dec 2017

India
No more monthly hike of Rs. 4 in cylinder prices

Seventeen months after it asked oil companies to hike LPG cylinder prices by Rs. 4 monthly, the Center withdrew the decision in October.

PM Modi: UPA government responsible for banking sector crisis

13 Dec 2017

India
PM Modi: UPA government responsible for banking sector crisis

PM Narendra Modi slammed the UPA government and big industry for the banking sector crisis. He asked "When some in the government pressured banks to give loans to a select few industrialists, where were organizations like FICCI then?"