Opponents of relief package have vested interests: Gujarat CM

 Gujarat Chief Minister Anandi Patel on Saturday hit back at Congress for terming as a "stunt" the relief package for farmers announced by her government, saying its opponents are serving their "vested interests" by criticising the relief.

Pawar demands Rs 10000 cr package for drought-like situation in Maharashtra

Former Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar (NCP) on Wednesday demanded that the new government come out with a financial package of Rs 10,000 crore for tackling the drought-like situation in the state and went on to suggest the ruling dispensation to raise more debt.

J&K floods: Rahul Gandhi demands relief package on lines of Uttarakhand

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday said that the Centre should provide relief package to flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir on the lines of Uttarakhand when the state was ravaged by the flash floods last year.

Congress asks govt to revive relief package to Uttarakhand flood victims

State Congress on Thursday asked the Raje-led BJP government to revive the relief package including the jobs offered on compassionate ground to next of the kin of the 511 victims from the state in last year's floods in Uttarakhand.

BJP demands Rs 5,000 cr relief package for rain-hit MP farmers

BJP Tuesday demanded an immediate central assistance of Rs 5,000 crore from the Centre as relief for rain and hailstorm-hit farmers of Madhya Pradesh.

BJP slams govt over relief package for rain-hit Vidarbha

BJP leader Vinod Tawde criticised the Centre as well as Maharashtra govt over meagre financial provision for the rain-hit areas in Vidarbha region.

Nitish meets FM, seeks Rs 12,000 cr relief package for Bihar

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday met Finance Minister P Chidamabarm and sought Rs 12,000 crores special package for his state.

Badal offers Rs 10 cr for reconstruction work in U`khand

Punjab Chief Minister Prakash Singh Badal Friday announced a financial assistance of Rs 10 crore for reconstruction of Kedarnath shrine.

Drought, a prolonged agony for Maharashtra!

About one fifth of the state’s population received 50% deficient rainfall.

BJP seeks early rehabilitation of flood-affected i

BJP on Sunday sought early rehabilitation of the Uttarkashi flood-affected people and demanded a relief package of Rs 2,000 crore from the Centre.

Do not show discrimination in cyclone relief: CPI

CPI said the Thane
cyclone was a national calamity and Union Government should
not show any discrimination

TN govt gives more aid to cyclone-hit farmers

Tamil Nadu govt Wednesday announced
a series of relief measures to farmers in the Thane cyclone-affected Cuddalore district, including a sum of Rs 210 crore as compensation for damaged crops.

Vidarbha body for CBI probe into implementation of relief package

An organisation from Vidarbha, the hot-bed of farmer suicides, has demanded CBI probe into alleged irregularities in the implementation of the Prime Minister`s relief package for the region as pointed out in a recent CAG report.

Ruling, opp MLAs seek re-look at package for rain-hit farmers

Terming Orissa govt`s
Rs 900 crore package for farmers affected by unseasonal rains
as `disappointing`, both opposition and treasury bench members asked CM Patnaik to "re-look" at the compensation ratio.

Fast-effect: Centre`s Rs 400 crore for rain-hit AP farmers

Centre announced a relief of Rs 400 crore to provide succour to rain-hit farmers
in AP.

Orissa announces Rs 900 crore relief package for farmers

Orissa Saturday announced a special package of Rs 900 crore for farmers who suffered losses due to unseasonal rains early this month.

Rawat demands relief package for flood-hit farmers

Union MoS for Labour Harish Rawat demanded that the Uttarakhand govt should announce a relief package for farmers affected by floods in the state.

Leh: Flash-flood hit people await roof over head

Re-construction works are going on at many places and Choglamsar, 5 km east of Leh, Solar colony.

PM to visit Leh Tuesday, likely to announce relief package

PM, along with UPA Chairperson, pays a day-long visit here tomorrow to take stock of relief and rehabilitation undertaken in the aftermath of flashfloods and is likely to announce a Rs
250-crore package for the victims.

Bhopal gas victims have little hope from new relief package

The survivors of the world`s worst industrial tragedy that hit the Madhya Pradesh capital in December 1984 don`t have "much hope" from the new Rs.1,500 crore relief package announced by the government.