Welfare schemes

UBI can work only if welfare schemes are phased out: CEA

The radical idea of giving free money under a universal basic income plan to reduce poverty can work in India only if the plethora of welfare schemes are phased out, Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian has said.


Apr 19, 2017, 16:10 PM IST

BJP to make Odisha as laboratory for welfare schemes: Dharmendra Pradhan

The BJP on Friday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi has decided to make Odisha the laboratory of welfare schemes for the poor.

Apr 14, 2017, 19:59 PM IST

Gujarat Assembly panel recommends separate crematoriums for Dalits

The Scheduled Castes Welfare Committee of Gujarat Assembly today suggested that the state Government should build separate crematoriums for Dalits in those villages where the community is still facing problems.

Mar 20, 2017, 21:18 PM IST