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National Urban Livelihoods Mission

States not spending money meant for urban homeless shelters: Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Wednesday favoured an audit of government funds meant for providing shelters to the urban homeless, saying the money was not being spent by the states and the homeless people remained the sufferers.

Sep 13, 2017, 19:23 PM IST

RBI asks banks to submit progress report on NULM

The Reserve Bank on Thursday asked banks to submit progress on the work done under the National Urban Livelihoods Mission (NULM) on a quarterly basis.

May 28, 2015, 21:48 PM IST

82 UP towns to be brought under livelihoods mission

About 82 towns in Uttar Pradesh, including 75 district headquarters, will soon be brought under the ambit of National Urban Livelihoods Mission (NULM) to reduce poverty and vulnerability of the urban poor households by enabling them to access gainful self-employment.

Jan 29, 2015, 14:46 PM IST

Govt mulling over law to save street vendors from harassment: Maken

Government is mulling over bringing a law to give livelihood rights and social security to vendors and hawkers in cities and towns.

Dec 11, 2012, 21:15 PM IST

Now job opportunities for nearly 100 million urban poor

After launching employment schemes for rural India, the Centre now plans to create job opportunities for the nearly 100 million urban poor.

Jan 24, 2012, 23:10 PM IST