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`Delivery of LCA scheduled in 12th Plan period`

The development of Light Combat
Aircraft (LCA) for its Final Operational Clearance (FOC) is in
progress and the delivery of the plane is scheduled to take
place in the 12th Plan period, the government said.

TN plans Rs 1.85 lakh cr outlay for 12th plan

Notwithstanding the `negativities`
of the global economic slowdown and its impact on the state, Tamil Nadu government Monday said it planned for an "ambitious" outlay of Rs 1.85 lakh crore for the ensuing 12th Plan.

Healthcare spending to go up in 12th Plan: Montek

The govt will increase spending on the sector from 1.3% to 2.5% of GDP during the 12th Plan (2012-13 to 2016-17) period.

`Plans for mechanisation of farming in 2012-17`

Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar Wednesday announced that the government plans to launch a mega programme in the 12th Five Year Plan (2012-17) for mechanisation of the farming sector.

11 CMs skipped discussions on 12th Plan

Several important CMs skipped the regional consultations organised by the
Planning Commission to prepare the `Approach` paper to the
12th Plan (2012-17) that seeks to raise India`s economic
growth to 9-9.5 per cent.

Nitish to demand additional Rs 4,000 cr per annum for Bihar

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said he would demand additional grant of Rs 4,000 crore every annum in the 12th plan.

10% not feasible, 12th Plan to target 9-9.5% GDP: Montek

Plan Commission Deputy Chairman Ahluwalia Wednesday said the next plan would target GDP growth of 9 to 9.5 percent in the next five years.

Govt to invest $100 bn on education in 12th plan

The government spending on education will be increased to USD 100 billion in the 12th Five Year Plan (2012-17) from the estimated USD 70 billion during the current plan period, Sam Pitroda said on Friday.

Govt launches website to get feedback on 12th Plan

In a bid to make 12th Five Year Plan (2012-17) more inclusive and effective, the Plan panel Monday launched a web portal to get public feedback on the `Approach Paper to 12th Plan`.

‘India to achieve 9-10% growth towards start of 12th Plan’

Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee has said the country would achieve a "magic" growth figure of 9 to 10% by the beginning of 2012-13.