Gujarat govt to announce scheme for general category students

As a part of its damage control exercise amid the agitation of the Patel community for reservations, the BJP government in Gujarat would be announcing a special scheme for general category students who come from an economically weak background.

Is the Indian media in safe hands?

Can people with scams like foul play, tax fraud and chit fund staining their characters and careers be trusted with the sincere handling of the media?

Franklin Templeton Investments to launch open-end fund scheme

Franklin Templeton Investments (India) will tomorrow launch an open-ended funds scheme comprising of equity, debt, gold and cash component.

Govt launches company law settlement scheme

Launching an 'immunity' scheme for thousands of entities having defaulted on their statutory filings under the Companies Act, the government Wednesday said no penal action would be taken against those availing this offer for a period of two months.

Solar driven water scheme inaugurated in U`khand

Uttarakhand Chief Secretary Subhash Kumar today unveiled a solar driven drinking water scheme in Tehri district and described it as the first of its kind project in the hill state to provide safe potable water to rural Himalayan villages using solar energy.

NDMC`s unique scheme to promote health

The New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) is setting up 33 eco-friendly gyms in public places here in a unique effort to promote health among citizens.

School headmistress booked for burying mid-day meal rice

A case of misappropriation of mid-day meal scheme has come to light in the city where a school headmistress allegedly buried 400 kgs rice meant for the scheme for monetary gain.

Mid-day meal deaths: BJP suggests new scheme

BJP Youth wing president Anurag Thakur on Friday wrote to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh expressing concern over the mid-day meal deaths and suggested that a new scheme be launched.

Goa govt launches scheme to strengthen infra in schools

Schools in Goa would now be able to upgrade or set up infrastructure, including for IT services, and even acquire land for the purpose, courtesy a dedicated scheme announced by the state government on Wednesday.

Karnataka cheap rice for poor scheme further delayed

Karnataka`s Congress government`s ambitious scheme to provide 30 kg rice per month to poor families at Re 1 a kg is expected to take off by July 10.

Jaya announces scheme for sugarcane farmers

Under the scheme, farmers taking up drip irrigation will get a 100 per cent subsidy from the government for installation of necessary infrastructure.

Scheme for Bonda tribe in Orissa

Orissa government launched a Rs four crore scheme for the development of the primitive Bonda tribe who eke out their living by hunting animals.

Metro’s Airport Express Line launches new scheme

In a bid to increase its
ridership, the Airport Express Line on Thursday launched `Chota
Card` fare scheme offering 10 trips in a month at a discounted

Centre launches scheme to check diabetes, hypertension

Centre today launched a scheme to check diabetes and hypertension.

Centre launches scheme to check diabetes, hypertension

Centre today launched a scheme to check diabetes and hypertension.

Key man behind Sena`s vada pav scheme resigns

The campaign led by Nitesh, son of
Maharashtra Minister Narayan Rane, against `illegal` Shiv Vada
Pav stalls in the metropolis, on Thursday got a boost with a key man
behind the Shiv Sena-run scheme joining hands with him.

Jayalalithaa govt scraps free TV scheme

The Jayalalithaa government in
Tamil Nadu on Friday scrapped another pet scheme of the
Karunanidhi regime by ending free colour TV distribution on
which over Rs 3,600 crore was spent in the past five years.

Maharashtra to implement Rural Livelihood Mission scheme

Maharashtra Government has decided
to implement the National Rural Livelihoods Mission (NRLM) in
one district of each revenue division, where the Human
Development Index is the lowest.

CII president for Amnesty scheme, strict action on blackmoney

New CII president B Muthuraman
on Wednesday said an amnesty scheme for unearthing black money is
feasible provided the government gives a strong message that
those not declaring this type of funds will go to jail.

Kerala CM flays Centre`s move to `privatise` pension scheme

Following the introduction of the PFRDA Bill, 2011 in Lok Sabha, Kerala Chief Minister VS
Achuthanandan today urged the Centre to back out from its move to "privatise" the pension scheme of central and state government employees.