Union government

Centre to audit, review scheme of mid-day meal

Closure of schools due to Covid prompts relook at the midday meal scheme, with an eye on ensuring ideal nutrition.

published on : 12th September 2021

Mehbooba Mufti attacks Centre, says basic human rights of dead or alive suspended in Jammu & Kashmir

PDP chief, Mehbooba Mufti claimed that instead of reaching out, every successive policy is undertaken to humiliate and collectively punish Jammu and Kashmir.

published on : 4th September 2021

Union govt says SCs, STs notified under 1950 orders to be enumerated in Census 2021

Union Minister Nityanand Rai also said the census schedule is designed in consultation with various stakeholders, including the state governments.

published on : 10th August 2021

Higher revenues drive REC profits up 23 per cent to Rs 2,269 crore in April-June period

Power sector financier REC Ltd recorded a nearly 23% increase in its consolidated net profit for the quarter ended June 2021 (Q1FY21) at Rs 2,268.66 crore.

published on : 6th August 2021

Union's fiscal deficit touches 18.2 per cent of annual target at end of June

The fiscal deficit at the end of June 2020 was 83.2 per cent of the Budget Estimates (BE) of 2020-21.

published on : 30th July 2021

47 districts reported over 10% COVID-19 positivity rate for week ending July 15: Government

The slow decline in number of coronavirus daily cases is a warning for the country that the situation is currently under control but it can deteriorate if Covid appropriate behaviour not followed.

published on : 16th July 2021

Centre asks states to analyse infrastructure need under Emergency Covid Response Package 

The Cabinet approved the new scheme for financial year 2021-22 on July 8.

published on : 15th July 2021

Congress leaders cycle to meet Maharashtra Governor; submit memorandum on Centre's 'anti-people' policies 

The party went on to say that despite the threat of COVID-19, the vaccination policy has been a failure, and many centres had to be shut down in Maharashtra due to shortage of vaccine doses.

published on : 15th July 2021

New ministry will be used to control cooperatives: Mallikarjun Kharge

Earlier, it was part of the Agriculture Ministry, but the Centre has made it a separate ministry.

published on : 13th July 2021

With cooperation ministry, BJP aims to gain foothold in rural India

Cooperative societies have 50.5 million membership in Maharashtra , In Punjab and West Bengal, BJP is looking to make headway into such bodies

published on : 12th July 2021

Union and Delhi government seem to have adopted 'my way or high way' approach: Supreme Court

The model that came into being had somewhat of a hybrid character, giving an expanded role to the Union Government.

published on : 8th July 2021

Centre extends PMGKAY rice scheme for PDS cardholders

Gupta said the Government of India would supply rice to the State government at a subsidised price of Rs 22 per kg for the benefit of State PDS cardholders.

published on : 6th July 2021

Union government did nothing in seven years to control inflation: Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot

Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot said the central government has failed miserably in controlling inflation.

published on : 4th July 2021

Union of states & a subtle reminder

BJP’s somewhat overheated response, accusing the DMK of nursing secessionist sentiments, illustrates that the Dravidian major has made its point.

published on : 2nd July 2021

Priyanka Gandhi accuses Centre of 'suppressing' COVID data, prioritising propaganda over saving lives

To emphasise her point, Priyanka Gandhi said right from the beginning of the pandemic, deaths and infections were reported as a ratio of the population while testing was reported as an absolute figure

published on : 7th June 2021
1 2 >