welfare schemes

Two exemplars from Tamil Nadu for others to follow with caution

Fund-guzzling welfare programmes enjoy tremendous public support and are a lure for other states to implement. But they are, perhaps, exemplars only for the financially sound states.

published on : 16th September 2023

Odisha Govt asks collectors to speed up implementation of schemes

Sources said that collectors have been given targets for the implementation of different schemes in their respective areas.

published on : 13th September 2023

Siddaramaiah blows poll bugle, highlights guarantee schemes 

Continuing his tirade against the Centre, he said it had denied rice to Karnataka to implement the Anna Bhagya scheme; the Congress promised 10kg of rice per head per month to every BPL family.

published on : 7th September 2023

 Fiscal prudence a must, differentiate between freebies, welfarism

It is time for political parties and the Election Commission to lay down basic guidelines to distinguish between a welfare scheme and an irrational freebie.

published on : 1st September 2023

Bhim Army chief meets Telangana CM, praises State’s welfare schemes

Azad said that Dalit Bandhu scheme, which is being implemented in Telangana, is unprecedented in the history of the country.

published on : 29th July 2023

Authorities have cavalier attitude towards persons with disabilities: Delhi HC

The petitioner society sought direction from the Centre and the Railways to take effective measures for complying with the 2019 order about the employment of people with disabilities.

published on : 26th July 2023

Madhya Pradesh CM announced 2.7K welfare schemes in 3 years, Assembly told

The five-day monsoon session of the Vidhan Sabha began on a stormy note on Tuesday, as the House was adjourned for the day during the zero hours.

published on : 12th July 2023

Welfare schemes keep Tamil Nadu on top of social indices: Milk and Dairy Development Minister

“We have to accept that we need to catch up in terms of education infrastructure when compared to international standards and have to bring research and development to the area.

published on : 22nd June 2023

Centenarian Kalaignar lives through his deeds

He will live longer thanks to the welfare schemes and other measures initiated during his lifetime that will stand forever. 

published on : 3rd June 2023