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Budget 2018: Universal Health Scheme may finally see light of the day
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10 lakh free gas connections planned in K'taka under Anila Bhagya

Bengaluru: Karnataka is aiming to provide 10 lakh free gas connections to families below poverty line under the Anila Bhagya scheme before the state goes to polls in April or May next year, Food and Civil Supplies Minister UT Khader said Thursday. The scheme ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago Anila Bhagya beneficiaries to get two free refills  Deccan Herald2 months ago
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Oil Ministry seeks Cabinet nod to grant 3 crore additional LPG connections

While the existing target was to issue 5 crore connections to women belonging to the below-poverty-line (BPL) category by May 2019, the government issued 2.2 crore connections in the first year itself.
 Money Control1 month ago

652 BPL families to get houses at Morigaon

MORIGAON, Nov 24 - As many as 652 families living below poverty line in Morigaon municipal areas will get dwelling houses under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY, Urban). To distribute the allotment letters of the dwelling houses to the beneficiaries, a public ...
 The Assam Tribune2 weeks ago
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'Bathukamma' free saree distribution starts; officials say no

The free distribution of over one crore sarees for women below the poverty line for the upcoming traditional 'Bathukamma' festival began across Telangana today. The Telangana government said that about 1.04 crore women would be given sarees free of cost. The ...
 Business Standard2 months ago

Not Jesus Christ but President Xi will save you, China tells Christians

Thousands of Christians live below poverty line in Yugan county in rural south-east China. Beijing: Christians in south-east China have reportedly been asked to replace images of Jesus Christ with those of President Xi Jinping if they want to receive ...
 Zee News4 weeks ago Not Christ but President Xi Jinping will save you, China tells Christians  catchnews.com4 weeks ago Not Christ but President Xi will save you, China tells Christians  Business Standard4 weeks ago Christians in China asked to replace images of Jesus Christ with President Xi  Business Standard4 weeks ago

22% Brazilians live under poverty line: World Bank

The World Bank has said that 22 per cent of Brazilians live under the poverty line.Categorized as a higher-middle-income country, Brazil has around 45.5 million people living on less than $5.5 a day, the Folha de Sao Paulo newspaper said, citing a World Bank ...
 Prokerala1 month ago

How Modi can solve India's Poverty Problem

'Just as the BJP has been harnessing the power of religion for political purposes, Modi needs to harness the power of religious and corporate institutions for poverty alleviation,' says T C A Srinivasa-Raghavan.Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/ When light passes near a massive object like, say, Jupiter, it bends a little instead of travelling in a straight line. The heavier the object, the more is the bend. This sort of change in the presence of a huge object happens to humans also.   ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

Everybody has to fall in line with what govt. says BJP on Varun Gandhi's comment on Rohingyas

[India], September 27 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Varun Gandhi's comment on the Rohingya refugees has been slammed by his own party members with party spokesperson saying that "ultimately the Government of India takes the decision and everybody ...
 Sify2 months ago

Is the Modi govt making the poor open bank accounts & then using that to declare them non-poor?

Measuring poverty has been a tricky concept for policymakers for decades. In India, the process has continuously evolved from one approach to another. The Narendra Modi government appears to be working on a new parameter of measuring poverty based on bank ...
 catchnews.com3 weeks ago
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