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Ananth Kumar’s passing leaves a void for the BJP in Karnataka

Union Chemicals & Fertilisers and Parliamentary Affairs Minister HN Ananth Kumar, who demised away on Monday, was a product of the Emergency era. Incarcerated for around 30 days in the Central Jail in Bengaluru, he came in contact with BJP leaders Atal Behari Vajpayee and LK Advani, who were also lodged there. His association with …

New Government Scheme Okayed To Provide Cash During Job Lossdf

Taking cognizance of lack of long-term jobs, the Ministry of Labour and Employment on Wednesday said it has rolled out a scheme to financially help those who lost their jobs even as it relaxed norms for its other benefits. The Employees’ State Insurance Corporation (ESIC), in its 175th meeting on Tuesday here, approved ‘Atal BimitVyakti …

Mukhyamantri Kanya Suraksha Yojana for girls of BPL, Bihar financial assistance

Mukhya Mantri Kanya Suraksha Yojana launched by Directorate of Social Welfare, Bihar Government to avoids female foeticide, encourage the birth of girl child, bring about a balance between sex ratio of girls and boys and encourages registration of birth by incentivizing birth of a girl child in the family. The Scheme is being started in …

Rahul Gandhi addresses the media on Rafale deal issue

The Congress on Friday accused the government in poll-bound Madhya Pradesh of fudging agriculture production figures in order to win the Krishi Karman Award, which is distributed by the Union government. The Krishi Karman Award was introduced in 2010-11 by the UPA government to incentivize states to increase agricultural production. MP has won the award …

India a tough trade negotiator, says Trump

US President Donald Trump on Tuesday explained India as “very good negotiators” as he celebrated Diwali in the White House along with top Indian-Americans and said he is “grateful” for his friendship with Prime Minister Narendra Modi. “The United States has deep ties to the nation of India and I am grateful for my relationship …

tata Trusts, Social Alpha launch programme for entrepreneurs

The Tata Trusts and Social Alpha announced the starting up of the Social Alpha Entrepreneurs for Impact (E4i) programme, a 12-month fellowship programme, on Tuesday. E4i is designed to bring together entrepreneurs and innovators, and foster collaboration among the top educational, technical and philanthropic institutions. The programme looks to accomplish the lab-to-market journey by enabling …

Indira Gandhi National Widow Pension Scheme, Government of Bihar

The Indira Gandhi National Widow Pension Scheme was introduced in 2009-10 as part of the National Social Assistance Programme to provide financial assistance to widows. Eligibility Widows between 40-59 years of age belonging to below poverty line (BPL) families are eligible for advantages under this Scheme. Benefits The benefits under the Scheme include a monthly …

The government has prepared a time-bound programme for distribution of high-quality smartphones free of cost to people under the 'Sanchar Kranti Yojana(SKY)'

Under a government scheme, free smartphones will be given to women and students. The phone will have an application by which beneficiaries will be able to access information about several public welfare programmes and also enjoy a host of other benefits. The government has prepared a time-bound programme for distribution of high-quality smartphones free of …

Government Scheme To Provide Free Coaching To SC, ST Job Aspirants; Check Details Here

Job aspirants belonging to SC/ ST reservation category now will be given free coaching in General English, General Awareness, Typing and Shorthand for preparing themselves for competitive examinations. The scheme will also impart one year ‘O’ level computer training and one year ‘O’ level computer hardware maintenance training through National Institute of Electronics and Information …

State Merit Scholarships in IIT Entrance examination Financial assistance, Bihar

Bihar state post matric scholarships will be available soon for reserved category students i.e. SC/ST/OBC who have finished their class 10. Bihar State Post Matric Scholarship is provided for the higher education of students belonging to these categories who have merit scores in Class 10th examination. The students applying for Bihar State Post Matric scholarships …

Scheme of Financial Assistance for Children with Special Needs, Goa

The government of Goa has come up with a new project to educate children of special needs. Objective: The major objective of this scheme was to improve the educational opportunities for children with special needs by way of providing financial assistance. This scheme was formulated to create children with disabilities independent so that they do …

VIDYA scheme for unmarried girl students of Class 6th standard

VIDYA scheme launched for unmarried girl students of Class 6th standard for continuing school education. The scheme states an initial deposit of Rs 5000/ only in their account to be drawn with interest after passing class 12th standard. The initial deposit has been increased to Rs. 10000/- from the current year Objective To enhance the girl’s …