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Bengal keeps out poor, midddle-class, agriculture from power t...

The West Bengal government has kept the agriculture sector, middle class and below poverty line (BPL) consumers out from power tariff hike, state Power Minister Shobandeb Chattopadhyay said on Thursday."I can assure you that the government will not allow the ... Prokerala, 18 hours ago

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New Zealand's most shameful secret: 'We have normalised child poverty'

One-third of the country’s children, or 300,000, now live below the poverty line – 45,000 more than a year ago
 MSN India1 week ago Respect my office week ago A Quarter of British children are heading into poverty  Scottish Daily Express1 week ago
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LPG sop for 6.6 lakh poor families

The state government is planning to provide free LPG connections to around 6.60 lakh families below poverty line (BPL) under the ambitious Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana to be rolled out in Jharkhand by the end of this month. As a part of the scheme, already ...
 The Telegraph1 week ago Govt aims to provide 5-crore LPG connections within 3 years: Modi  Deccan Chronicle1 week ago Govt Aims to Provide Five-Crore LPG Connections Within Three Yrs: PM  Outlook India1 week ago "Govt aims to provide 5-cr LPG connections in 3 yrs"  Press Trust of India1 week ago

Madhya Pradesh: Digvijaya Singh and family named in Below Poverty Line list. Believe it!

Senior Congress leader and former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Digvijaya Singh has been classified as a below poverty line (BPL) beneficiary in his hometown of Raghogarh. According to a Pradesh18 report, Digvijayas son, MLA Jaivardhan Singh and his late wife ...
 catchnews.com1 month ago Digvijaya's name on BPL list  The Telegraph1 month ago Digvijay Singh and family included in Below Poverty Line list  First Post.com1 month ago Congress leader Digvijay Singh taken aback after seeing his name in Below Poverty Line list  Zee News1 month ago

India will take 25-30 yrs to lift its poor above international poverty line: Anil Madhav Dave

It will take 25-30 years for India to lift its poor people above the international poverty line which has been pegged at US $1.25 (about Rs 80) per person per day, Environment Minister Anil Madhav Dave said in the Lok Sabha on Wednesday. For lifting people ...
 DNA3 weeks ago 25-30 yrs needed for lifting poor above international poverty line: Environment Minister  Economic Times3 weeks ago PTI - LS-POVERTY - 25-30 yrs needed for lifting Indian poor above intl line: Govt  Namibia Press Agency3 weeks ago 25-30 yrs needed for lifting Indian poor above intl line: Govt  Business Standard3 weeks ago

BJP mocks 'mentally poor' Digvijaya Singh over inclusion in below poverty line list

Reacting to Congress general secretary Digvijaya Singh’s assertion that he and his family have been included in the list of Below Poverty Line (BPL) people, the BJP on Saturday said that only the “mentally poor” Singh can answer how his name got there.
 First Post.com1 month ago 'Mentally poor': BJP taunts Digvijaya Singh after his name appears on BPL list  DNA1 month ago Can you beat that! Digvijay Singh in Below Poverty Line list  Zee News1 month ago BPL list row: BJP taunts 'mentally poor' Digvijaya Singh  Business Standard1 month ago

Criteria for BPL could be changed: Khader

The State government is considering changing certain basic criteria for identifying families as Below Poverty Line for issuing ration cards and also supply proteins to cardholders in the near future, said U.T. Khader, Minister for Food, Civil Supplies and ...
 The Hindu1 month ago ‘Criteria for BPL could be changed’  The Hindu1 month ago BPL category norms to be revised: Khader  The Hindu1 month ago

PDS order on coupon system opposed

Scores of Below Poverty Line (BPL) cardholders from different localities staged a demonstration here on Monday protesting against series of confusing circulars pertaining to Public Distribution System (PDS). Led by the office bearers of BJPs Minority Morcha, ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago Food dept. launches coupon system for kerosene supply  The Hindu2 months ago

A business of a sort

Many above poverty line have ration cards and the rice procured forRe. 1 a kg is resold in the openmarket for higher price The State governments ambitious programme of Re. 1 a kg rice launched to support BPL families is being misused in the district. Many who ...
 The Hindu1 month ago

Commission to fair price shops to be hiked, says Khader

In what may be a music to ears of Below Poverty Line (BPL) card holders, the Food and Civil Supplies Department is planning to provide extra cylinder for free every month to them. Food and Civil Supplies Minister UTKhader on Tuesday told mediapersons here ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago Govt may supply sunflower oil to poor  Deccan Herald6 days ago BPL families in Mangaluru may get extra LPG cylinder  The Hindu1 month ago
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