A child is entitled to complete education and ancillary expenses irrespective of dispute of parents, a Delhi court has said while directing the father of a girl to ensure her re-admission in school as she could not attend classes due to her mother's incapability to pay fees.
Meghalaya government has sought Rs 3,072 crore financial assistance from the Centre for restoration of key infrastructure damaged in last month's flash floods and landslides caused by cloudburst in which 59 lives were lost and five persons are missing since then.
The TDP today announced setting up of a special fund with a corpus of Rs 20 crore to extend financial assistance to needy workers of the party, becoming the first political organisation in the country to create such a fund.
Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan today accused the UPA Government of not respecting the federal structure and discriminating against the BJP-ruled State in providing relief to the farmers affected by recent unseasonal rain and hailstorm.
Taking serious view of the gangrape of a teenage girl and her subsequent death two days back in West Bengal, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today announced Rs one lakh ex-gratia assistance to the victim`s family.
Karnataka regional office of NABARD has recorded all time high financial assistance in the State at Rs 8,424 crore during 2012-13 for agricultural and rural development, registering an year-on-year growth of about 40 per cent.
Fishermen Association of Porbander has urged Gujarat CM Narendra Modi to extend financial support to the fishermen whose fishing boats were seized by Pakistani marine agency after they had strayed
into Pak waters while fishing.
The World Bank on Saturday signed two agreements with Nepal pledging a financial assistance of USD 109.2 million to Kathmandu for development works in the energy and agriculture sectors in the country.