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Moody's upgrades India's rating: What does it really mean?
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Moody's upgrades India's rating: What does it really mean?

Introduction of the GST, benefits of the Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) and recapitalisation of the public sector banks that are expected to result in fewer NPAs in the future, among other measures, led Moody's to upgrade its sovereign rating for India for the ... Money Today, 1 day ago
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Centre to focus on Aadhaar implementation, other key progs in UTs

Shifting the focus to Union Territories (UTs) for the implementation of the Aadhaar programme and the direct benefit transfer, the cabinet secretariat has sought a detailed report from them on benefits and savings accrued to them for using Aadhaar. Acting on ...
 DNA1 month ago Centre will focus on ring fencing Aadhaar  Rediff.com2 months ago
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Savings via direct benefit transfer scheme cross Rs 58k cr mark: Prasad

He said the govt is utilising digital technology to bring about change that benefit the poor, underprivileged
 Business Standard1 month ago Govt savings through DBT touches Rs 65,000 crore: Prakash Javadekar  Money Today2 months ago Aadhaar helped disburse Rs 83000 crore via DBT: Assocham  Sify2 months ago Aadhaar helped disburse Rs 83,000 cr via DBT: ASSOCHAM  SME Times2 months ago
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Aadhar to help catch money launderers, fake bank accounts: Prasad

Law and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said today said that the government has saved Rs 58,000 crore under direct benefit transfer scheme, detected 3 crore million fake gas connections and close to 27 crore ration cards with help of Aadhar card.
 Money Control1 month ago Linking of bank accounts with Aadhar to check Benami properties: Ravi Shankar Prasad  catchnews.com1 month ago Jandhan zero balance accounts drop from 77% to 20%: Jaitley  Rediff.com2 months ago
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The story of India#39;s uncertified deaths: Why the Grim Reaper can#39;t link up with Aadhaar

Linking deaths to Aadhaar would have allowed the government to know when to terminate entitlements and direct transfer of benefits to a recipient once deceased.
 Money Control2 months ago

Rush to transfer assets to trust may cost HNIs dear

HNIs fear the government might introduce inheritance tax and take to ring-fencing their assets. This haste could prove costly, says Sanjay Kumar Singh. There is once again speculation that the government might introduce inheritance tax or estate duty. Many high net worth individuals (HNIs) have already set up trusts, or plan to do so, to ring fence their assets. They should weigh the pros and cons of this step before rushing in.   1. Beating the taxman Currently, there is no tax in India ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago

Centre asks states not to deny food under PDS to poor having no Aadhaar

The Centre has instructed states not to deny PDS benefits to any beneficiary who does not have Aadhaar or has not linked ration card to the 12-digit biometric identifier and warned of strict action in case of a violation. It has also asked state governments ...
 Deccan Herald3 weeks ago

You let Panchkula burn for political benefits: Court slams Khattar govt

The Punjab and Haryana high court on Saturday castigated the Manohar Lal Khattar government over the deadly violence that erupted in the state, saying it had “surrendered” before the followers of Dera Sacha Sauda head Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh for “political considerations”. At a special hearing, a full Bench of the court minced no words in slamming the chief minister for “protecting” the Dera followers and extending political patronage to them.   The ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

Aadhaar's role in welfare schemes to continue

Data mining with the object of ensuring that resources are properly deployed to legitimate beneficiaries is a valid ground for the state to insist on the collection of authentic data The linkage of Aadhaar to the government’s welfare programmes involving either subsidy or other benefits will remain unaffected by Wednesday’s Supreme Court judgment upholding the right to privacy as a fundamental right. "Allocation of resources for human development is coupled with a legitimate ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

'Just like food and water, people need privacy'

'Transparency is us watching the government and not the government watching us.Illustration: Dominic Xavier/ Nikhil Dey was among the activists, apart from Aruna Roy, S Raju, K S Puttaswamy, Shanta Sinha and Kalyani Sen Menon, who challenged the validity of the Aadhaar scheme, saying it was violative of the right to privacy. On Thursday, August 24, a nine-judge Supreme Court bench ruled in favour of the civil rights crusaders, stating that privacy was indeed a Fundamental Right.
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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