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Food security scheme: Delhi govt misleading public, says BJP

The Delhi Bharatiya Janata Party on Saturday termed as misleading the announcement of implementation of food security scheme by the city government and said it will meet the same fate as other......

Rice at Rs2/kg: DMK says its possible

Claiming that supply of rice at Rs 2 per kilogram via the public distribution system and supply of free television sets to the people was feasible, the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam on Sunday assured......

Look where rice meant for the poor goes

If you have ever wondered why India's public distribution system has failed to feed millions of its poor,here is some help.On Monday, the civil supplies department of the Tamil Nadu government......

BJP rejected in Raj for brutal 'misuse' of power: Sachin Pilot

Enthused over Congress' victory in three out of four Assembly seats in Rajasthan, state party president Sachin Pilot on Tuesday said people have rejected the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party for......

For Modi's Teachers' Day speech, UP distributes 14.36 lakh laptops

Political opposition notwithstanding, the Samajwadi Party government in Uttar Pradesh has made elaborate arrangements to ensure that Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s speech reaches lakhs of......

Aadhaar set to get govt push for 5 key schemes

80% of beneficiaries in 300 districts to be linked with direct benefits transferAfter reposing faith in the Aadhaar project at its Cabinet meeting last week, the Narendra Modi government wants......

Now, Bihar to monitor PDS through laptop

The state of Bihar will now monitor the public distribution system (PDS) through laptops to check corruption and to provide help to those living below poverty line (BPL), to get their monthly quota......

Flagship schemes: CAG to go public with reports

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh may not be happy with the way the apex auditor of the country, Comptroller and Auditor General of India, goes public with its findings, but the office of the CAG is......

City Beautiful to get smart with biometrics

Siphoning off food and fuel meant for the poor has made India's public distribution system ineffective.To get over the leakages, Chandigarh has hired the services of information technology......

Problem of plenty gives food security plan a boost

Punjab and Haryana, the two national granaries for the public distribution system, are likely to face a storage capacity shortage of 5.5 million tonnes in the rabi wheat procurement season that......

  People speak for public distribution scheme

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Siachen
Q. Food Security scheme of distributing 35 kg grains to BPL ration card holders only @ Re.1.00, Rs.2.00 & Rs.3.00/kg of coarse grain. wheat and rice respectively. The BPL Ration Card holders as of now stand at 26.5% Rural sector & 10.5% Urban; thus a total of 37% only as against the publicized coverage of 67%. It means only 37% of the people only be benefitted under thus scheme, if at all it is successfully implemented. Your views, pl.?
Siachen:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/food-security-scheme-of-distributing-35-kg-grains-to-bpl-rat/26337124/answers/

Mahesh Gopal Shanbhag
Q. Why Govt is not able to run Public Distribution system like Big Bazar,Reliance Fresh or D- Mart ?
Mahesh Gopal Shanbhag:  A. Probably another 40% will go to election fund. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-govt-is-not-able-to-run-public-distribution-system-like-/25988948/answers/26337175

Mahesh Gopal Shanbhag
Q. Can we expect fall down of market before or after budget
Mahesh Gopal Shanbhag:  A. People are expecting fall in prices of commodities because the new government has been given full majority and there is no pull and pressure from...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/can-we-expect-fall-down-of-market-before-or-after-budget/25988948/answers/14656753

hari nadham
Q. what do u expect from coming budget?
Hari Nadham:  A. strengthing of public distribution system - for avialability of rice,oil & cereals - land reforms at panchayat levels to make way for housing...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-do-u-expect-from-coming-budget/14655243/answers/16619551

antnkt
Q. what are the demerits of right to information act
Antnkt:  A. In right to information one has to deposit a crosed postal order of a particular sum towards the fees and a request to the question or query which...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-are-the-demerits-of-right-to-information-act/16619541/answers/15759014

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THE SHOW GOES ON

The second referendum on Modi propels reforms Cover Story: Politics The state elections of Maharashtra and Haryana, which together account... ...

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Amma canteens and Amartya Sen

The Hindu At an Amma Unavagam. is fascinated by the complex interplay of free markets, regulation and government, and firmly believes in all... ...

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Global Plywood Market

From the Wires Oct. 23, 2014 07:28 PM LONDON , Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Plywood in... ...

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Kitchens of management

Adding some masala to management lessons by Padmini Sharatkumat (October 22) expressed my thoughts exactly. It's a brilliant article, loaded with... ...

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Saradha trio in first CBI chargesheet

Calcutta, Oct. 22: The CBI today submitted a chargesheet against Saradha Tours and Travels accusing its owner Sudipta Sen, his aide Debjani... ...

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