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Allocation for a Centre-sponsored tribal welfare scheme launched in 2014 has come down to a mere Rs 1 crore in 2016-17 from Rs 200 crore in 2015-16.
The top court had on March 13 had extended indefinitely the March 31 deadline for linking bank accounts and mobile phone numbers with Aadhaar.
The Kerala State Backward Classes Development Corporation has launched a ‘Re-turn’ scheme for the welfare of expatriates and a ‘Startup’ scheme for OBC professionals and religious minorities.
Despite the strident political rhetoric regarding the welfare projects for differently-abled persons, those employed as teachers at special schools get a raw deal when it comes to their salaries.
The scheme provides financial assistance up to Rs 5 lakh to the family in case of death of a journalist, up to Rs 5 lakh to the journalist in case of permanent disability and more.
Even though the social justice department has initiated projects to bring transgenders into the mainstream by teaching them life skills, social stigma remains a big hurdle.
The Kerala High Court on Wednesday directed the state government to file an affidavit in the suo motu proceedings initiated in the case related to the lynching of Madhu.
The Kerala state budget 2018-19 announced the allocation of Rs 1,267 crore, which is the 13.6 percent of the total budget for the welfare schemes for women.
The woman-friendly nature of the budget also includes several general schemes boasting of female-oriented special components which have been allocated R1,960 crore - 8.8 per cent of the total outlay.
A gender-sensitive budget with specific focus on social security is what Finance Minister Thomas Isaac has rolled out for the current fiscal.
SC extends Aadhaar linkage deadline for welfare schemes, bank accounts and mobile services to March 31
A five-judge Constitution Bench headed by CJI Dipak Misra had said that the final hearing on the petitions challenging the Aadhaar scheme would commence on January 17, 2018.
All eyes will be on the Supreme Court on Friday as it will pronounce its order on a batch of pleas seeking a stay on the government’s decision of mandatory linking of Aadhaar with welfare schemes, as
In kickstarting government priorities for 2018, top bureaucrats are setting the stage for a major performance push before elections.
A day after the people’s representatives belonging to weaker sections had adopted a resolution seeking more welfare measures for the well-being of BCs in state, TRS on Wednesday said.
The Chief Minister got a nod from the Home Ministry to the Puducherry administration's proposal recently to waive Rs 22 crore crop loan due from farmers to cooperative institutions.