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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......

Nitish's jibe: Seems Jairam Ramesh didn't tutor Rahul properly

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Wednesday hit back at Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi for questioning his developmental claims and manner of implementing social welfare works. "It seems......

'BJP has no principle, thinks through only one person'

Hitting the campaign trail in Assam for the first time this election, Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh on Saturday lambasted the Bharatiya Janata Party as a “party that divides the people......

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......

Delhi may kick off direct subsidy plan

Delhi may become the first state to move to direct cash pay-outs of subsidies on kerosene sold through the public distribution system (PDS).The petroleum ministry said it has "welcomed" a proposal......

USADA statement on doping conspiracy

Lance Armstrong and his team ran the most sophisticated doping programme in sport according to the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USDA) which released its report on the case against the US......

  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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Pennsylvania man who sold counterfeit military goods sentenced to prison

Imported counterfeit merchandise from China BALTIMORE — A Bloomsburg, Pa., man was sentenced Thursday to 21 months in prison for conspiring to... ...

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Two High-end Digital Duplicator Series from RISO

RISO KAGAKU CORPORATION (TOKYO:6413)(President & C.E.O.: Akira Hayama) will conduct a worldwide successive launch of two high-end, high-speed... ...

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Netas field water questions with Krishna-Godavari

Hyderabad: Candidates in Hyderabad's surrounding municipalities are chanting the Krishna-Godavari mantra to escape the wrath of the public. Voters... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140418/nation-politics/article/netas-field-water-questions-%E2%80%98krishna-godavari%E2%80%99
The health agenda

Political parties must declare an essential package of services that will be made free to every citizen of India, and declare that access to... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/opinion/columns/the-health-agenda/
Kejriwal is now India's Mr 5 per cent, says Samir Saran

r Saran Borrowing the term for former Pakistani President, Asif Ali Zardari, India now has its own 5% man - Arvind Kejriwal. While both are... ...

http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/kejriwal-is-now-indias-mr-5-percent-says-samir-saran/1/356121.html

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