Progress of top development schemes remains constrained in India: Study
"Progress across major development schemes in India, including education, health and nutrition, water and sanitation, agriculture and rural development, livelihood, among others, remains constrained due to sub-optimal utilisation of available funds, especially at the district level," Tata Trust said in a statement. "These need to be addressed urgently," it added.
Government proposes grant of Rs 1.1 lakh crore for state discoms
The government expects to spur about Rs 3 lakh crore of investments in the d...
Momentum generated by PMJDY needs to be taken forward: RBI
The National Financial Inclusion Strategies (NFIS) document for 2019-24 also said ...
Cabinet approves Atal Bhujal Yojana
The Atal Bhujal Yojana scheme envisages active participation of the communities in various activities such as formation of water user associations, monitoring and disseminating ground water data, water budgeting, preparation and implementation of gram panchayat-wise water security plans and information, education and communication (IEC) activities.
PM Narendra Modi launches Atal Bhujal Yojana
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday flagged off the 'Atal Bhujal Yojana', a scheme aimed at improving groundwater management through c...
CM Amarinder writes to PM for inclusion of Punjab in Atal Bhujal Yojana
Chief Minister of Punjab Captain Amarinder Singh wrote a letter to the Prime Minister seeking inclusion of Punjab in Atal Bhujal Yojana which is aimed at conservation of ground water resources. Notably, the Ministry of Jal Shakti has selected seven states under the new Rs. 6000 cr Atal Bhujal Yojana for conservation of groundwater resources.
RBI strengthening regulations for banks and NBFCs: Shaktikanta Das
Persistently high inflation adversely impacts the economy’s allocative efﬁciency and impedes growth, says Das.
PM Modi launches Atal Jal Yojana aimed at improving groundwater level
He also named Rohtang passageway in Himachal Pradesh as Atal Tunnel to mark the 95th birth anniversary of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. Urging farmers to switch over to crops that use less water, he exhorted people not to waste the precious natural resource in daily household needs. He urged start-ups to come up with technology to ensure minimal use of water for various needs.
Can you open both Sukanya Samriddhi Account and PPF account for your minor child?
Your PF, existing mutual funds, fixed return schemes and stocks will help you increase your overall capital over time. Increased capital can also be utilised to raise monthly cash inflow.
Atal pension Yojana may yield Rs 10,000 a month
Presently, the scheme benefiting unorganised sector workers allows enrolments for those aged between 18 and 40. The scheme also provides minimum guaranteed monthly pension of Rs 1,000 to Rs 5,000 from the age of 60.
PM Modi disburses Rs 12,000 crore to six crore farmers
"I expect that in the new year, those states which are not associated with the Kisan Samman Yojana will at least become a part of it this year," the Prime Minister said at a function in Tumakuru where he disbursed Rs 12,000 crore to six crore beneficiaries under the government scheme in one-go.
India's buildings sector to expand by 6.6% next year driven by fiscal support, govt policies: Fitch
Long-term growth, on the other hand, will mainly be driven by country's massive population, which requires continued investments into residential building construction sector.
Over 10 lakh cr loans sanctioned under MUDRA Yojana
"Under the Pradhan Mantri Mudra Yojana (PMMY), 20.84 crore loan accounts totalling an amount of Rs 10.24 lac crore have been sanctioned up to November 1, 2019," Minister of State (IC) for Labour and Employment Santosh Kumar Gangwar said in a written reply to the Lok Sabha.
Congress-led tukde-tukde gang has caused unrest: Amit Shah
Speaking at a programme organised by the Delhi Development Authority in New Delhi, Shah said Congress did not speak out about its objections when the Citizenship Amendment Bill was being discussed in Parliament but was now spreading rumours.
Finance minister, PSB heads to talk ways to prop up economy today
Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman will review implementation of the budget announcement on the absorption of merchant discount rate charges by banks and the overdraft facility to PM Jan Dhan Yojana account holders through RuPay debit cards.
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