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Ending the above-poverty line scam

Ending the above-poverty line scam

The reliability of the public distribution system (PDS) has improved greatly in a number of states that have a reputation for endemic corruption. In states such as Bihar, Chhattisgarh and Odisha, where leakages were as high as 50-90% in 2004-05, ..., 14 hours ago

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Activists slam government over pension budget cut

"Why is a government which went out of its way to give Rs 600 crores as loan to Adani trying to rob Below-Poverty-Line elderly from even the meagre Rs 200 they get as pension?" asked activist Aruna Roy of the Mazdoor Kisan Shakti Sanghatan, tearing into the ...
 DNA3 days 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 Times5 days ago
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Enrol BPL members in credit co-op societies, panel tells govt

At least one member of every Below Poverty Line (BPL) family in Karnataka should be enrolled in a primary credit co-operative society to ensure better disbursement of loans and financial assistance, a credit reforms committee formed by the State government ...
 Deccan Herald2 weeks ago High health spend hits family budgets  Times of India2 weeks ago Assam announces cash incentive to save daughters  Times of India1 month ago BPL families in AP to get Sankranti gift  Times of India2 months ago

Corporate sector more sensitive towards poverty issue:Minister

the youth under below poverty line job-ready through skill training, Union Minister Choudhary Birendra Singh today said top industrial houses are now more sensitive toward poverty eradication programmes. "...Today I saw their body language and found them to ...
 Business Standard1 week ago

Tripura to Continue to Provide Rice to BPL Families at Rs 2/Kg

Tripura government would continue to distribute rice at a cost of Rs 2/kg to the people living under below poverty line (BPL), an official said today.
 Outlook1 month ago Tripura to continue provide rice to BPL people at Rs 2/kg  Business Standard1 month ago Tripura to continue with BPL rice  The Assam Tribune1 month ago

Subsidised health care for APL families in offing

The State government will launch the Rajiv Arogya Bhagya scheme for providing subsidised healthcare for Above Poverty Line families and cash-less medical treatment for government employees under the Jyoti Sanjeevini scheme, on January 20. Implementation of ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago Don't stop subsidised foodgrain for APL families: Odisha to Centre  News Chennai Online2 months ago Don't stop subsidised foodgrain for APL families: Odisha to Centre  Zee News2 months ago

Subsidised LPG for BPL card holders next month

Below poverty line (BPL) card holders across the country will soon be eligible to get new LPG connections at a highly subsidised rate, Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan said here on Saturday. The scheme will be launched next month and ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago Centre to provide subsidy to BPL families for new LPG connections  Business Standard2 months ago Bihar hails Centre's move on subsidised LPG connection for BPL  DNA2 months ago Govt must consider these factors while capping LPG subsidy  Rediff.com2 months ago

Assam moots free medical treatment for poor

Assam plans to launch a healthcare policy that will provide free treatment and medicine to below poverty line (BPL) families, Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi said Thursday.Gogoi has directed health and family welfare department officials to formulate a policy for ...
 Prokerala2 months ago Only food security card valid for free treatment  Deccan Herald2 months ago

Watch: Patricia Arquette's Journey From Poverty to Oscar Gold

The actress talks to Robin Roberts about a time in her life when she lived "below the poverty line." World News Videos | US News Videos Coming up in the next {{countdown}} {{countdownlbl}} Coming up next: {{nextVideo.title}} ...
 ABC News1 week ago
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