Kochi, October 24
60% of workers in Alappuzha district depend on the scheme for daily bread
New Delhi, October 17
Says it will convert MGNREGA from ‘Scam India’ to ‘Skill India’
October 10, 2014
Is this old wine being put in new bottles or a path-breaking venture only time will tell, but a keen eye needs to be kept on the Confederation of Indian Industries’ new initiative in the s...
Mangalore, Oct 10
Dakshina Kannada is planning to cover all the 4.40 lakh families in the district with bank accounts by October 20 under the Prime Minister Jan Dhan Yojna (PMJDY).
This view was...
Visakhapatnam, Oct. 9
The Andhra Pradesh government is planning to increase the area under coffee plantation in the eastern ghats of Visakhapatnam district, by at least one lakh acres, as the Girijans in the sched...
New York, Oct 7
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s commitment to improve health services and his focus on ending open defecation has “impressed” Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates who said it is “inspiring” to s...
New Delhi, Oct 2
'Clean India Mission beyond politics'
Hyderabad, October 24
The Society for Elimination of Rural Poverty (SERP) will take up the Palle Pragati (village development) programme from January 2015. The Telangana Government will identify 1,500 village...
Kochi, Oct. 23
The much popular Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee (MGNREG) Scheme has facilitated improving social and economic status of women and also helped eradicate poverty in rural areas.&...
October 17, 2014
GiveIndia allows people to donate money online by verifying NGOs and ensuring that the money is spent fruitfully »
New Delhi, October 10
Also meets Prime Minister on Digital India initiative
New Delhi, Oct. 10
The number of Jan Dhan accounts opened under the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PMJDY) have crossed the 5.5 crore mark.
As of October 7, the number of accounts opened under PMJDY — the f...
New Delhi, Oct 9
Seeing exponential growth potential for Facebook in India, its co-founder Mark Zuckerberg today said he will discuss with Prime Minister Narendra Modi ways to connect villages with the digital wor...
New Delhi, October 8
The Government is planning to roll back the rural job guarantee scheme, which will end up affecting at least five crore rural households, social activists said here on Wednesday.Addr...
October 3, 2014
Basic mobile phones are making all the difference between hardship and empowerment in rural India
Chennai, September 29
Fiscal consolidation on track; moving to a regime of lower interest rates