Dhumal accuses Virbhadra of changing names of central schemes

BJP leader PK Dhumal on Sunday accused Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh of changing the names of the schemes fully funded and sponsored by the Centre to derive political mileage.

BJYM to launch "Panch Kranti" for better execution of central schemes

 Bhartiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM) today announced its plans to launch "Panch Kranti" programme in Jammu and Kashmir to fulfil Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "outstanding vision and commitment" to improve social strata of common people.

Odisha suggests flexibility to modify central schemes guidelines

The Odisha government on Sunday proposed that the sub-group of NITI Ayog be given sufficient flexibility to states to modify the guidelines of central skill development schemes to suit local needs.

Tamil Nadu CM urges Modi to fund NITI Aayog approved schemes

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi allocate the state a sizeable amount for the schemes approved by the NITI Aayog, to ensure the 'unfair' treatment by the 14th Finance Commission is in part redressed.

NITI Aayog panel to meet today, discuss central schemes

A panel of NITI Aayog, comprising chief ministers of several states, will meet on Friday and is likely to discuss implementation of Centrally Sponsored Schemes (CSS).

States should get flexibility to change central schemes: Raman Singh

States should get power to carry out changes in central schemes to suit regional needs, Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh said here on Sunday.

‘Seven central schemes named after Gandhis’

As many as 7 centrally sponsored schemes (CSS) are named after either father of the nation Mahatama Gandhi or former prime ministers - Jawaharlal Nehru, Indira Gandhi and Rajiv Gandhi, Parliament was informed on Monday.

States should ensure implementation of central schemes: Ramesh

Asking the Uttar Pradesh government to ensure effective implementation of central schemes, Union Minister Jairam Ramesh on Sunday said complaints were being received regarding the MGNREGA in the state.

Cabinet likely to approve merging central schemes tomorrow

The Union Cabinet would consider tomorrow the proposal to merge the 147 Centrally Sponsored Schemes (CSS) into 70 across various sectors for efficient implementation and monitoring in the 12th Five Year Plan.

J&K govt mulls to set up monitoring cell on Central schemes

Jammu and Kashmir government is contemplating setting up a monitoring cell to evaluate physical and financial achievements under various centrally sponsored schemes in the state.

Ramesh denies discrimination in funds to states

Jairam Ramesh denied that the Centre was discriminating against states like MP while allocating funds under various schemes.

Return Cong to power to benefit from Central schemes: PM

Prime Minister on Wednesday asked the people of Haryana to return Congress to power in the state contending it needed a govt which
would work in tandem with the Centre and reap the benefits of
Centrally-sponsored schemes.

Sonia to review Central schemes` non-implementation in UP

Amid complaints that benefits of
Central schemes were not reaching the deprived sections in
Uttar Pradesh, Congress president Sonia Gandhi is likely to
pay unscheduled visits to some villages in her constituency.