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Govt to set up 4000 dialysis centres across India, will be free for poor

Free dialysis will be provided free dialysis for those below the poverty line as part of free healthcare for the poor, reports Veena Mani. Union Health Minister J P Nadda said that 4,000 dialysis......

43 million Americans lived below poverty line in 2015

More than 43 million Americans lived below poverty line in 2015, a US Census report said on Tuesday, indicating that the world's largest economy experienced one of the sharpest decline in poverty......

Jairam Ramesh suspends caste census in UP

The caste and Below Poverty Line census has been suspended in the poll-bound Uttar Pradesh by Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh, though it goes on nonstop in Punjab, Goa, Uttarakhand and......

Oppn parties slam govt on BPL affidavit

The controversial Government affidavit on Below Poverty Line cap was condemned by Opposition today as an "insult and betrayal" of the poor and also slammed by a key United Progressive Alliance ally......

Jharkhand: BJP promises Re 1 rice, 10 lakh jobs

All Below Poverty Line families would get rice and wheat at Re one per kg if the Bharatiya Janata Party was voted to power in the assembly elections in Jharkhand beginning on November 25, the party......

83 lakh people voluntarily gave up LPG subsidy

The government will provide five crore LPG connections on concessional rates in the name of women from below poverty line. Stressing that the government is committed towards reforming the subsidy......

Half of American kids close to poverty line

The number of poor children in the US grew by 18 per cent from 2008 to 2014, and the number of children living in low-income households grew by 10 per cent. Image: Number of poor children in the......

India's poverty higher than World Bank's estimates: Govt

There is lack of scientific basis in computing the poverty line, says govt. The government has contested the World Bank's recently released data that showed only 12.4 per cent of India's population......

Half of India was below poverty line in 2010: ADB

The Asian Development Bank has revised its poverty line to $1.51 per person a day compared to $1.25 by the World Bank, which would push the numbers of poor by 182 million to 584 million in 2010......

363,000,000 people in India below the poverty line

A new panel has found that 29.5 per cent of India's population was poor in 2011-12 against just 21.9 per cent estimated under the previous methodology which had drawn sharp criticism from various......
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In Karnataka, Centre-state battle is over free cooking gas

Rebuffing petroleum ministry, Siddaramaiah launches Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana-like scheme months before state polls The Centre and the... ...
How Yogi asserts his authority against party pressure

It was conveyed that he would not have a free rein in making bureaucratic postings.Sunil Bansal, handpicked by BJP president Amit Shah to execute... ...
With a year to go for LS polls, Akalis start getting their act together in Punjab

It has been one year that the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) has been out of power in Punjab and it is only a year left for the forthcoming Lok Sabha... ...
Married gatecrash mass marriage for cash

The Uttar Pradesh government's Mukhyamantri Samoohik Vivaah Yojana (mass wedding scheme) attracted swindlers and that too much-married couples. It... ...
"Conversion of red colour ration cards to yellow arbitary"

AINRC Lok Sabha member R Radhakrishnan today dubbed as 'arbitrary' and 'unjustified' the government's conversion of red colour ration cards into... ...

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