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Al Jazeera broadcasts film on poverty in Armenia

Around a third of Armenia's population lives below the poverty line and the price of everyday items is often too high for many people, according to the film broadcast by Arabic TV channel Al Jazeera. Over the years, hundreds of thousands of ... News.Az, 17 hours ago

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Centre issues ultimatum to Kerala, TN for implementing NFSA

The Centre today warned Kerala and Tamil Nadu that foodgrains for distribution to above poverty line (APL) families would be provided at a higher rate to the states if they fail to implement the National Food Security Act (NFSA) at the ...
 Business Standard1 week ago Sustain responds to Evening Standard's campaign on food waste and food poverty  Sustain6 days ago The octogenarian cooks and tackling food poverty  University of Manchester1 day ago Centre jacks up rice, wheat prices for Tamil Nadu  Times of India21 hours ago

Minimum Wage and the Poverty Line

The criteria for determining the minimum wage have evolved in India over a long period of time. The basic guidelines set at the Indian Labour Conference have been subsequently improved upon by the Supreme Court in the early 1990s. As of now, the ...
 Peoples Democracy.in1 week ago

Linking BPL ration card with Aadhaar made mandatory

Linking below the poverty line (BPL) ration cards with Aadhaar has been made mandatory for obtaining monthly rations under the public distribution system in urban areas of the State. All BPL card holders have been told to link their cards with Aadhaar by ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago GPs to issue ration cards  The Hindu1 month ago
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Not many takers in state for free LPG connections for poor

The Centre's flagship scheme to distribute free liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) connections to the Below Poverty Line (BPL) families, has received a lacklustre response in the state. In the last one month, only about 50,000 BPL households have submitted ...
 Deccan Herald4 weeks ago LPG sop for 6.6 lakh poor families  The Telegraph1 month 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.com2 months ago Digvijaya's name on BPL list  The Telegraph2 months ago Digvijay Singh and family included in Below Poverty Line list  First Post.com2 months ago Congress leader Digvijay Singh taken aback after seeing his name in Below Poverty Line list  Zee News2 months ago

43 million Americans lived below poverty line in 2015: Census

More than 43 million Americans lived below poverty line in 2015, a US Census report said today, indicating that the world's largest economy experienced one of the sharpest decline in poverty rates in 16 years. The US Census Bureau in its report ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago
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NGO push for greener Imphal

An Imphal-based NGO today distributed bicycles to beneficiaries from families living below poverty line in an attempt to promote their use not only to conserve fuel but also control air pollution in the state. Self Employment Voluntary Association (SEVA) ...
 The Telegraph3 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.com2 months ago 'Mentally poor': BJP taunts Digvijaya Singh after his name appears on BPL list  DNA2 months ago Can you beat that! Digvijay Singh in Below Poverty Line list  Zee News2 months ago BPL list row: BJP taunts 'mentally poor' Digvijaya Singh  Business Standard2 months ago

50 BPL students presented books

GUWAHATI, Sept 3 - Fifty brilliant students coming from below poverty line (BPL) and socially backward families of Khetri area were presented with books and educational implements at a function held at Khetri High School under the auspices of North East ...
 The Assam Tribune3 weeks ago Criteria for BPL could be changed: Khader  The Hindu2 months ago ‘Criteria for BPL could be changed’  The Hindu2 months ago BPL category norms to be revised: Khader  The Hindu2 months ago
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