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Over 14,000 BPL students get scholarship

rh Government has been providing scholarship to students who fall under the Below Poverty Line category. A total of 14,529 students are given scholarships by the State Government. Scholarship till the end of December 2014 has been disbursed to ... New Delhi Pioneer, 1 day ago

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Storm aid for Godda villagers

Chief minister Raghubar Das today announced compensations for below poverty line (BPL) families of Godda who lost their houses, crops and cattle to a severe hailstorm on March 30 during a tour to the affected villages that was marked by protests from a ...
 The Telegraph2 weeks ago Accurate BPL survey  The Telegraph1 month ago Government allocates 194.04 lakh tons of foodgrains for BPL familiesduring 2014-15  PIB1 month ago Government aid for BPL families to buy land  Asian Age3 weeks ago

Bombay High Court seeks Maharashtra government's reply in PIL alleging that BPL population not getting benefits

The Bombay high court has expressed its concern over the increase in the number of persons living below the poverty line. Asking the government to explain the increase, the HC has asked whether the BPL population is getting benefits under schemes formulated ...
 DNA3 weeks ago 1.77 crore living below poverty line; court asks government to give account of schemes  Asian Age3 weeks ago Activists slam government over pension budget cut  DNA1 month ago
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Maharashtra: Congress sought cow slaughter ban, we accepted it, says Finance Minister Sudhir Mungantiwar

Admitting that 1.77 crore beneficiaries above poverty line (APL) are not getting foodgrains at concessional prices under the food security act for the last few months, Mungantiwar said it was because there was shortage of food grains with the state.
 DNA1 month ago
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Micro finance institutions extend loan to the 'missing middle'

After lending money to the just below and the just above the poverty line segment, micro finance institutions are now targeting the 'micro finance plus' segment by giving slightly bigger loans.
 Times of India1 month ago

Poverty estimates in different states of India

The poverty line is defined as the minimum money required for maintaining a per capita caloric intake of in an urban and rural area. There are two ways to measure poverty--relative and absolute. Poverty estimates in advanced economies are based on the ...
 Economic Times1 month ago

‘No food subsidy for 1.75 crore people’

The Maharashtra government was seen as being noncommittal about giving food subsidy to 1.75 crore Above Poverty Line (APL) cardholders who have been excluded from the Food Security Act since November last year. A discussion on the issue held in the ...
 Asian Age1 month ago

Fund Allocation for OBCs

The population of OBCs below poverty line was 22.6% in rural area and 15.4% in urban area whereas the population of SCs was 31.5% and 21.7% in rural and urban area respectively and the population of ST was 45.3% in rural area and 24.1% in urban area as per ...
 PIB1 month ago

Demands in Lok Sabha for total abolition of child labour

Bhagwant Mann (AAP) wanted the Centre to ensure strict monitoring on the issue of cards to those who live Below Poverty Line. NEW DELHI: Total abolition of child labour, strict monitoring on the issue of BPL cards and doing away with the mandatory use of ...
 Economic Times2 months ago

New poverty line to be submitted for approval in September

A new updated poverty line relevant to modern conditions will be submitted to the Prime Minister this September since the existing line is too low, said Minister of the Ministry of Labour, Invalids, and Social Affairs (MOLISA) Pham Thi Hai Chuyen on ...
 VOVNews1 week ago Corporate sector more sensitive towards poverty issue:Minister  Business Standard2 months ago
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