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India successfully test-fires nuclear-capable Agni-IV

India on Tuesday successfully test-fired the nuclear-capable strategic ballistic missile Agni-IV from a test range off the Odisha coast. This was the fourth trial of the Agni-IV missile. The last......

15 killed, 14 injured in terror attack in China's Xinjiang

Fifteen people were killed and 14 others injured when militants armed with knives and bombs attacked crowds at a food street in China's restive northwestern Xinjiang province, official media......

'There is no way a PM can shirk responsibility'

'Good politics is not just staying in power. You cannot sacrifice everything at the altar of trying to ensure the coalition remains in power.'It was the alleged scams highlighted by then......

'Ready to serve life term if single rupee found in offshore account'

Former Telecom Minister A Raja on Sunday said he was ready to serve life imprisonment if a single rupee or dollar was found in any offshore account in his name. Replying to queries from Rajat......

'Congress should name PM candidate before polls'

Milind Deora, minister of state for communication and information technology and shipping, is one of the Congress' young guns under Rahul Gandhi. He tells Kavita Chowdhury that the core problem for......

Govt spends Rs 3.65 to deliver foodgrain worth Re 1!

It costs the government Rs 3.65 to deliver Re 1 worth of food to people under the Public Distribution System, reveals the preliminary assessment of the programme by the Independent Evaluation......

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......

Economic survey suggests food coupons for the poor

Asserting that there are major deficiencies in the Public Distribution System, the Economic Survey has mooted the idea of providing food coupons to poor people to address the issue of diversion of......

Corruption rendering PDS ineffective

What is ailing India's Public Distribution System (PDS)? "Corruption" is the one and only answer to that question. Even the Central government's new Targeted Public Distribution System (TPDS) is in......

Only 42% PDS grain reaches the poor

Leakages from the targeted public distribution system are higher than those under the public distribution system, which it was meant to replace, finds a study conducted by the Planning Commission.......

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manasi bhadouria
Q. Why there is shortage of electricity in UP ?
Manasi Bhadouria:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-there-is-shortage-of-electricity-in-up-/26160522/answers/

RANGBARSE
Q. TPS_ what is that ??
RANGBARSE:  A. Demand is more than the supply.India's electricity sector faces many issues. Some are:Government giveaways such as free electricity for farmers,...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/tps-what-is-that-/25059717/answers/26160541

RANGBARSE
Q. Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's handling of the bureaucracy is drawing appreciation from unexpected quarters. Economist Isher Judge Ahluwalia was seen praising his governance on the sidelines of a function on urban infrastructure in Ahmedabad on October 9. Earlier, the Centre, taking a cue from the Supreme Court, also indirectly commended the state's Public Distribution System by asking other states to emulate the Gujarat and Chhattisgarh models.Modi has set targets for each bureaucrat and evolved systems for monitoring their work.- Does he make an effective P.M ?
RANGBARSE:  A. gujrath CM is hailed by every one except secularists(meaning anti Hindus) more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/gujarat-chief-minister-narendra-modis-handling-of-the-bureau/25059717/answers/21045908

venkatesaldevarajan
Q. How can the Government come down the prices of essential commodities? yours suggestions welcome.
Venkatesaldevarajan:  A. Indias chronic double digit inflation is largely ignored by the opposition as well as the govt, lies elsewhere i.e. wasteful govt expenditure. This...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/how-can-the-government-come-down-the-prices-of-essential-com/21045887/answers/17634624

shashank rastogi
Q. what is the full form of T.P.D.S?
Shashank Rastogi:  A. Targeted Public Distribution System more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-full-form-of-t.p.d.s/17634436/answers/16536262

  Web results for Targeted Public Distribution System
State Plea to Centre to Extend Deadline to Roll out NFSA

as the deadline for rolling out the National Food Security Act, the State Government has urged the Centre to wait till identification of... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/odisha/State-Plea-to-Centre-to-Extend-Deadline-to-Roll-out-NFSA/2014/12/22/article2583297.ece
US asks China to help rein in Korean hackers

It is unclear if China would choose to help David E. Sanger, Nicole Perlroth & Eric Schmitt | Washington December 22, 2014 Last Updated at 00:20... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/international/us-asks-china-to-help-rein-in-korean-hackers-114122200065_1.html
Is fiscal consolidation off the table in the budget?

Is the government trying to do a U-turn on fiscal consolidation? There are some pointers in the finance ministry's mid-year economic analysis... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Opinion/Zh7KO2HZbK1pFDpJgjakUP/Is-fiscal-consolidation-off-the-table-in-the-budget.html
Odisha to Centre

Bhubaneswar, Dec 21 (IANS) Odisha has urged the union government not to stop supplying subsidised foodgrain to above poverty line (APL) families... ...

http://news.chennaionline.com/newsitem.aspx?NEWSID=e7b55cb0-7c4a-4a43-a37b-c400f32d1d24&CATEGORYNAME=NATL
Govt employees not eligible for Annapurna/Antyodaya scheme benefits

Aiming at channeling benefits under the Annapurna and Antyodya Anna Yojana schemes to needy families, the state government has now decided both... ...

http://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/himachalpradesh/govt-employees-not-eligible-for-annapurna-antyodaya-scheme-benefits/article1-1298822.aspx

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