February 17, 2014
All these were conceived under a 20-Point programme in 2006
New Delhi, February 3
Poll compulsions set to weigh on the Congress-led UPA Govt
Mehsana (Gujarat), Jan 23
MasterCard on Thursday said it has pledged $50,000 to the Self Employed Women’s Association (SEWA).
With MasterCard’s assistance, SEWA’s tools and equipment library, inaugurated here on T...
Mumbai, Jan 8
As growth slows in Asia’s third largest economy, non-farm employment will drop by a fourth between FY 2013-19, according to estimates by credit ratings agency Crisil.
The country will add...
Kolkata, Jan 5
Geo textiles are permeable fabrics used as an agent to strengthen the road foundations and prevent soil erosion along the banks.
Mumbai, Dec. 29
The Maharashtra Government has received Rs 489 crore to improve the rural road network under the Prime Minister’s Gram Sadak Yojana–II . Initially, Maharashtra had received little Un...
New Delhi, Dec 18
Khadi weavers and spinners across the country will not be included under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MNREGA), Parliament was informed on Wednesday. “Ministry...
December 12, 2013
From mobile banking devices to apps and games for financial literacy, technology is proving a crucial enabler of inclusive growth.
New Delhi, February 17
No change in Plan expenditure
Thiruvananthapuram, February 11
State credit plan lays thrust on developing rural infrastructure in 12th Plan
New Delhi, January 26
Sitaram, a 72-year-old widower abandoned by his sons, lives alone and works as a daily wage labourer in a village in Gwalior district of Madhya Pradesh. He gets a pension of ₹150 a month, f...
Coimbatore, Jan. 12
The Rural Development Organisation (RDO) Trust has initiated a project to make the Nilgiris an Open Defecation Free district by 2018.The organisation has proposed to assist one lakh...
New Delhi, Jan 7
Multi-lateral funding agency, the World Bank will provide $500 million loan for water supply and sanitation projects in the rural areas of Assam, Bihar, Jharkhand and Uttar Pradesh.
Madurai, Jan. 2
The Potential Linked Credit Plan (PLCP) for 2014-15 for Madurai district, envisages an outlay of Rs 6,293 crore. Launching the National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Dev...
Hyderabad, Dec. 25
The project funded by Royal Government of Norway focuses mainly at the local government level. »
New Delhi, Dec 15
The Centre has appointed Harsh Kumar Bhanwala as Chairman of the National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (Nabard).
Prior to this appointment, Bhanwala was an Executive Directo...
Ahmedabad, Dec 10
Tata Power, India’s largest integrated power utility, on Tuesday said its wholly-owned subsidiary Coastal Gujarat Power Ltd (CGPL), in association with the Aga Khan Rural Support Program, has inst...