Delhi HC to hear plea in April to declare PM CARES Fund a 'State' to ensure transparency

Solicitor General Tushar Mehta, representing the Centre, said the issue require proper hearing and the same petitioner has filed another related petition and both the pleas be heard together.

published on : 9th March 2021

100 former civil servants raise questions over transparency in PM-CARES Fund

A group of 100 former civil servants wrote an open letter to PM Narendra Modi raising questions over transparency in the PM-CARES Fund.

published on : 16th January 2021

Congress demands account of foreign donations received by PM CARES Fund

Chief spokesperson of the opposition party Randeep Surjewala demanded probity, saying the fund be made accountable and the details of the money received by it be made public.

published on : 16th December 2020

'Why is it not audited by CAG or GOI?': Congress raises several questions over PM CARES Fund

PM -CARES Fund has been set up following the COVID-19 pandemic in India, to undertake and support relief or assistance of any kind.

published on : 16th December 2020

Where has PM-CARES Fund money gone, asks Mamata

Banerjee said that her government would not work as per whims and fancies of the BJP-led regime at the Centre.

published on : 1st December 2020

AIIMS RDA demands pending salaries of protesting NDMC doctors be paid through PM CARES fund

Patients of North Corporation-run hospitals faced hardship as its senior doctors went on an indefinite strike on Tuesday.

published on : 28th October 2020

Govt should honestly use PM Cares Fund for public good, education of students: Akhilesh Yadav

He also posted photographs of free laptop computer distribution to students during his dispensation.

published on : 23rd September 2020

Adhir Ranjan bats for allocation of PM CARES fund for rehabilitation of migrant workers

The hardship faced by the people could have been mitigated if there was a well laid out strategy, Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury said, adding that the intensity of the pandemic could have been moderated.

published on : 21st September 2020

PM National Relief Fund never got registered: Nirmala takes on Congress over PM CARES Fund

Observing that the PM National Relief Fund was set up in 1948, Sitharaman wanted to know why the Congress did not ask for its registration.

published on : 20th September 2020

Government, Opposition trade fire on PM CARES Fund in Lok Sabha

They were participating in the debate on a bill to give effect to various compliance relief measures for taxpayers, including extending time limits for filing returns.

published on : 19th September 2020

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman introduces bill to amend tax laws in Parliament

Defending the law, Sitharaman said she had a feeling that those who spoke against the legislation “definitely” misunderstood its contents.

published on : 19th September 2020

Ruckus in Lok Sabha over PM-CARES Funds, house adjourned

Opposition members raised concerns about the fund and while speaking, Anurag Singh Thakur alleged that the Congress had misused the PM Relief Fund.

published on : 18th September 2020

Centre should release funds to states from PM Cares Fund to deal with COVID-19: Shiv Sena

Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut said all states were doing their best to deal with coronavirus pandemic.

published on : 17th September 2020

Bombay High Court dismisses PIL seeking declaration of PM CARES funds

The petition had sought a direction to the government to declare funds received and expenditure of the same on the government's website periodically.

published on : 27th August 2020

The virtuous out, the virtual in

Are we seeing the beginnings of a new one history, one culture, one language, one religion approach to nation building?

published on : 23rd August 2020
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