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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......

Full text: What Modi, Obama agreed on

This is the joint statement issued by the ministry of external affairs on the visit of US President Barack Obama to India. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Barack Obama assessed the......

Modi's village adoption plan has potential to transform rural India

Each ‘adarsh village’ should have piped drinking water, connectivity to the main road, electricity supply to all households, library, telecom and broadband connectivity including CCTVs......

Maharashtra govt mulls ration card, Aadhaar link-up

The Maharashtra government is mulling a proposal to link ration cards with Aadhaar numbers so as to enhance the Public Distribution System (PDS) in the state. The move is being planned with a view......

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......

  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

  Web results for Public Distribution Scheme
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Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today criticised the Centre over its 'Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao' scheme saying it was another form of... ...

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republic day parade

Twenty little heroes selected for this year's bravery awards on Monday rode out in open military jeeps across the famed Rajpath acknowledging the... ...

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Manipur celebrates 66th Republic Day in Imphal despite militant boycott call

came out and witnessed the 66th Republic Day celebrations in Manipur capital Imphal, rejecting the militant outfits call for a boycott of the... ...

http://www.24dunia.com/english/city/showgroup/20311751.html
Palestinians should learn from India's peaceful resistance, says PM Rami Hamdallah

Tuesday, 27 January 2015 - 1:29pm IST Updated: Tuesday, 27 January 2015 - 1:30pm IST | Place: Ramallah | Agency: PTIIn a rare gesture, Palestinian... ...

http://www.24dunia.com/english/sports/showgroup/20312988.html
Metro Railway observes 66th Republic Day

Metro Railway in Kolkata observed the 66th Republic Day on Monday. Mahendra Singh, Chief Electrical Engineer, Metro Railway, Kolkata unfurled the... ...

http://www.24dunia.com/english/city/showgroup/20311813.html

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