Arunachal cabinet for timely release of central funds

The Arunachal Pradesh government has decided to press for timely release of state share against centrally sponsored social schemes in education, health and social welfare sector, a government spokesman said.

J&K floods: Parliamentary panel seeks Centre's help in rehabilitation

Terming the 2014 deluge in Jammu and Kashmir as a "national disaster", a visiting parliamentary panel Thursday laid emphasis on the "dire" need of funds from the Centre for relief and rehabilitation of people affected by the floods.

DNA: Nitish Kumar meets PM Modi, seeks for more central funds

Setting aside his hostility towards Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar arrived here on Thursday to meet him and sought enhanced central assistance and special status for his state.
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Puducherry CM seeks 'clear formula' for devolution of Central funds

Puducherry Chief Minister N Rangasamy on Sunday pitched for a 'clear formula' for devolution of Central funds to the union territory and application of the recommendations of the 13th Central Finance Commission to the UT, as done for the States.

Bihar govt warns to put up boards with PM's photo to protest fund crunch

Accusing the Centre of discriminating Bihar in fund allocation for construction of rural roads, state government Tuesday threatened to put up boards of Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the proposed roads to highlight that work could not be taken up due to absence of central funds.

Bihar will to sustain development with own resources: Minister

Expressing scepticism that the Centre may slash central funds for Bihar, the state government vowed it will sustain development works by meeting deficit of funds with its own resources.

BJP will see to it that Central funds not misused: Kiren Rijiju

Union Minister Kiren Rijiju on Saturday said funds meant for Central projects would be under BJP`s scanner to ensure judicious utilisation in Arunachal Pradesh.

Bihar failed to use central funds for development: Union Minister

Union Minister Jitender Singh on Sunday criticised the Bihar government for allegedly failing to utilise central funds for development of the state.

Haryana seeks Central funds to set up all women IRB

In a bid to curb violence against women, Haryana is planning to set up an all women India Reserve Battalion, for which it requested Central funds.

No data on central funds spending: Rio

The Centre has transferred Rs 1,284.05 crore in funds to state implementing agencies outside the state budget of the Nagaland government during the fiscal 2011-12, but there was no data on how much was actually spent.

Punjab govt misusing central funds: Tewari

Congress on Saturday accused the Parkash Singh Badal government in Punjab with misusing central funds.

‘No dearth of funds for development of Malkangiri’

The Centre on Monday pledged full support for speedy development of Maoist-hit Malkangiri in Odisha.

Karnataka CM hits out at Centre on fund issue

DV Sadananda Gowda accused the Centre of showing step-motherly treatment towards the state by not releasing funds for drought relief operations.

WB to get Rs 4K cr central funds for road projects

Union Minister Jairam Ramesh announced Rs 4,000 crore for upgrading rural roads in West Bengal under a central scheme in the current fiscal.

‘Projects incomplete due to scarce Central funds’

Mayawati hit back at the Congress saying various projects were lying incomplete due to absence of the funds.

Central funds being misused in UP: Priyanka

Alleging that funds meant
for central schemes were being misused by the Uttar Pradesh
government, Congress star campaigner Priyanka Gandhi Saturday
exhorted electorates to realise the importance of their vote.

Central funds being misused in UP: Priyanka

Congress star campaigner Priyanka Gandhi
exhorted electorates to realise the importance of their vote.

‘Nitish govt has failed to utilise central funds’

Planning Commission, Advisor, NC Saxena accused the Nitish Kumar government of "failing" to utilise a major chunk of funds provided for the Centre.

Elephant in Lucknow eating your money: Rahul

Making a veiled attack on CM Mayawati, Rahul Gandhi said an "elephant" in Lucknow was eating away all the money sent by the Centre.

Tripura govt not spending central funds: CWC

The CPI-M led Left Front
Government in Tripura failed to spend central funds meant for
development, Congress Working Committee (CWC) member Luizenho
Faleiro alleged.