Public Distribution System
21 Mar 2020
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Saturday announced that lakhs of daily wage laborers and construction workers in the state will get Rs. 1,000 in the midst of a coronavirus outbreak.
31 Jan 2020
The Bharatiya Janata Party on Friday released its poll manifesto for the upcoming Delhi Assembly elections.
28 Jun 2019
The Centre, under Prime Minister Narendra Modi, is taking concrete steps to minimize corruption and ensure welfare schemes reach the last person in the queue.
07 Oct 2018
Short supply of government rations has forced tribals in some border villages of Uttarakhand's Kumaon region to depend on Chinese foodgrain bought from Nepalese markets.
08 Jul 2018
The Narendra Modi government needs to shed its "obsession" with economic growth and take a broader view of what development is about, argues noted economist Jean Dreze.
16 Nov 2017
Shakina Ashfaq, a 50-year-old woman died in Uttar Pradesh's Bareilly on Tuesday. Her family alleges that she died of starvation as she had not eaten for five days.
02 Nov 2017
Over 100 people have joined a campaign to opt-out of Aadhaar system in Meghalaya, claiming they were "coerced" into getting their 12-digit unique identification number.
25 Jul 2017
Soon, public distribution system (PDS) of subsidized foodgrains will get a new transfer scheme model as that of LPG.
28 Apr 2017
A survey conducted by the Center for Media Studies has revealed that Karnataka is the most corruption-riddled state in the country.
08 Dec 2016
The state government will boost cashless transactions in rural areas via biometric ration cards and PoS machines.
31 Aug 2016
According to officials in the Prime Minister's Office, linkage of welfare schemes with Aadhaar was failing miserably in Bihar.