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Karimnagar tap connections model for entire State
The Hindu

Karimnagar tap connections model for entire State

The ambitious Re.1-a-tap connection scheme for the below poverty line (BPL) and Food Security Card holders, the brainchild of Karimnagar Mayor S. Ravinder Singh, launched last year has now become a model for implementation across the State. The Cabinet ... The Hindu, 6 days ago
Modi launches LPG scheme for poor Smart Investor, 4 days ago

Poverty and gender

- The poverty line is the minimum expenditure required to fulfil basic needs, but it is a matter of judgment that can vary from country to country. The concept of poverty was discovered during the Second World War. Poverty was treated differently ...
 Kathmandu Post2 days ago PS pay stuck below poverty line  PSNews3 days ago GUADALCANAL, MAKIRA & MALAITA BELOW POVERTY LINE  Solomon Islands Broadcasting Corporation3 days ago AFP - Syria-conflict-poverty-aid-UN  Namibia Press Agency5 days ago

HP CM directs officials for fresh survey of BPL families

Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh today directedofficials to conduct a fresh survey of families falling Below Poverty Line and said he was in favour of extending to BPL families of other castes the facilities given to the OBC community. Presiding over ...
 Business Standard2 months ago LED bulbs for BPL families  United News of India2 days ago Three LED bulbs free for every BPL household  HT Syndication2 days ago

Gram Uday: State deletes 77K fake beneficiaries

Bhopal: Stung by number of below poverty line (BPL) families in Madhya Pradesh, which came out to be 5 crore of 7.5 crore people, almost 66% of population in the state, the government under its Gram Uday Se Bharat Uday campaign has struck off 77,000 ...
 Times of India6 days ago MP govt scraps 77K fake beneficiaries in Gram Uday campaign  Times of India1 week ago

Over Rs 20 lakh given to 53 BPL girls in Budgam

Srinagar, Apr 28 (UNI) More than Rs 20 lakh was distributed among 53 girls, belonging to below that Poverty line (BPL), under State Marriage Assistance Scheme (SMAS) while Rs 5.20 lakh was sanctioned among 26 poor widows under National Family ...
 United News of India1 week ago 36 lakh families under RSBY net  The Hindu2 months ago 3,844 houses in Kannur under IAY  The Hindu2 months ago

Himachal: Families asked to put nameplates with BPL tag

To put "social pressure" on ineligible people registered in the Below Poverty Line (BPL) list, the Himachal Pradesh government has decided to make it mandatory for all such families to display a board carrying their names with BPL tag outside their ...
 Business Standard1 week ago PM Narendra Modi To Visit Ballia On May 1  Silicon India3 weeks ago PM Modi to visit Ballia in Uttar Pradesh on May 1  Business Standard3 weeks ago
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The real diamond

Will the lives of millions living below the poverty line be changed for the better if the Kohinoor is returned to India? It’s a waste of time arguing for its return. So let’s forget the Kohinoor for now. For now, we must focus on polishing the real ...
 Asian Age1 week ago 60 million Pakistanis living under poverty line  Economic Times3 weeks ago New poverty line makes a third of Pakistanis poor  Prokerala3 weeks ago

Centre to provide 1.5 crore gas connections to women members of BPL families

Vadodara: The Centre will provide 1.5 crore gas connections to women members of Below Poverty Line (BPL) families during the current fiscal, Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has said. "We will provide 1.5 crore gas connections to women members of BPL ...
 First Post.com4 weeks ago Centre to provide 1.5 cr gas connections to BPL families  Business Standard4 weeks ago Govt eyes re-election in its tilt to farms  Business Standard2 months ago

‘Identify poor by tracking people below subsistence level’

The NITI Aayog has asked State governments not to use poverty line to identify poor but tracking people below subsistence level.At a regional consultancy of southern States on elimination of poverty, ...
 The Hindu3 weeks ago

Cabinet approves Rs 8,000-crore LPG Scheme to women in rural areas: Dharmendra Pradhan

The scheme aims to provide on a war footing free-of-cost LPG connections to women members of below poverty line (BPL) families.
 DNA1 month ago Cabinet approves Rs 8,000 crore rural LPG under scheme  Asian Age1 month ago Cabinet nod to connect 5 crore BPL homes with LPG in woman's name  Prokerala1 month ago Cabinet gives green light to Rs 8,000-cr rural LPG scheme  Deccan Herald1 month ago
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