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Wednesday, Feb 19, 2020

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Jan 02, 2019 07:49
The DigiLocker is an initiative of the NDA government launched in July 2015 as a part of Digital India campaign; it is used by state education boards, revenue departments, transport and district authorities for issuing various documents to citizens including,... read more
Dec 31, 2018 14:17
The cops also arrested a businessman selling these SIM cards, along with seven public distribution system (PDS) dealers from different parts of the city. read more
Dec 28, 2018 07:27
The Public Distribution System (PDS) scam pertains to alleged disbursement of rice and salt samples found unfit for human consumption in 2014 by certain officers. In all, 254 samples lifted from across the state were found to be unfit. The ACB, which... read more
Dec 04, 2018 17:37
India is already a leader in providing call centre services for the world. Why not leverage this powerful tool to improve governance at home? read more
Nov 06, 2018 17:54
We propose a more modest beginning towards using income transfers to mitigating extreme poverty in India. Specifically, we propose an “Inclusive Growth Dividend” (IGD) pegged at 1% of GDP\/capita read more
Oct 23, 2018 11:54
The current set of entitlements also needs to be expanded to enhance access to nutrition and employment. For improving access to medical services, public health infrastructure and services need to be strengthened and, of course, budgetary allocations... read more
Oct 05, 2018 15:19
Fixing India’s broken welfare system is about investing in the people that make the State. As the Aadhaar debate rages on, this must not be forgotten. read more
Oct 03, 2018 19:17
The choice-based approach reflects the reality that people in different places and times want different things, and improves beneficiary welfare by expanding their options. It also reduces the political and ethical risks of the reform read more
Sep 25, 2018 13:03
The Special Task Force (STF) has recommended the arrest of all ration dealers whose role in the multi-crore food scam it claims to have established beyond any doubt. read more
Sep 19, 2018 13:56
PDS Scam:  Owners of these shops will be made accused in multi-crore irregularities read more
Aug 28, 2018 07:05
Dilip Shinde, controller of rationing and director of civil supplies, said the scheme has been launched on a trial-basis for 200 families from Mahalakshmi and Azad Maidan. read more
Jun 29, 2018 20:17
The central government has given guidelines to all states to ensure there are no starvation death because of non-delivery of PDS grains. read more
May 16, 2018 21:54
35,020 quintals of wheat was misappropriated by Meena and other accused and even the State Government incurred a loss of crores of rupees. read more
May 01, 2018 19:17
Conduct of rural body polls on May 14 doubtful as single-judge bench pulls up state election body for ‘inadequate security arrangements’. read more
Apr 12, 2018 10:41
Anil Deshmukh, general manager of the Maharashtra State Cooperative Marketing Federation, was not available for comment despite repeated attempts to reach him. read more