Last Updated: Thursday, May 30, 2013, 18:44
Implemented in 2011 and 2012, the pilot project was designed to test the feasibility and assess the impact of universal unconditional cash grants on households, individuals and communities.
Last Updated: Sunday, February 03, 2013, 18:26
"There is nothing wrong in welfare scheme funds going directly to accounts of beneficiaries without middlemen and pilferage," he said.
Last Updated: Saturday, February 02, 2013, 13:32
The use of information technology in MNREGA at many levels has helped making governance better and increase accountability and transparency in government work, he said.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 16, 2013, 21:03
Tamil Nadu Wednesday expressed "serious reservations" about the Centre`s Cash Transfer scheme and asked the UPA government to "think beyond administrative convenience."
Last Updated: Thursday, January 10, 2013, 18:02
Delhi Government on Friday announced that it would add all nine centrally-sponsored schemes relevant to the capital on the Aadhar-enable Direct Cash Transfer scheme by April this year.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 08, 2013, 15:38
Will the government's direct cash transfer scheme fuel inflation? This will depend on how it is financed, India's chief statistician said Tuesday.
Last Updated: Sunday, January 06, 2013, 17:58
The direct cash transfer scheme is not a "jaadu ki chhadi" (magic wand) to reform a "broken down" delivery system and problems are there in its implementation, Union Minister Jairam Ramesh said Sunday.
Last Updated: Sunday, January 06, 2013, 11:44
Union Minister Jairam Ramesh launched the Aadhar-enabled Direct Benefits Transfer Scheme for MGNREGP and Social Security Pensions at Gollaprolu village.
Last Updated: Friday, January 04, 2013, 16:28
CPI(M) has questioned the legality of the government`s cash transfer scheme, saying the law on which the programme is based has not yet been passed by Parliament.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 01, 2013, 22:50
Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit launched the centrally-sponsored Aadhaar-enabled direct cash transfer scheme being implemented in North West and North East districts.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 01, 2013, 22:47
The government Tuesday launched its scaled down Cash Transfer Benefit (CBT) in 20 districts, including two in the national capital, with a view to provide cash benefits to needy people.
Last Updated: Monday, December 31, 2012, 16:30
Chidambaram said the direct cash benefit transfer will be rolled out in whole country by the end of 2013.
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