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'Citizens unhappy with ration supply disruption'

Kaup MLA and former minister Vinay Kumar Sorake said that as the public distribution system (PDS) shops are directly connected to cooperative societies, there are possibilities of illegal activities. Addressing officials of various departments at the ... Deccan Herald, 1 month ago

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Centre working to include millets in school feeding programs & public distribution system: Agri secretary

Even the NITI Aayog has suggested that millets should be a part of public distribution system (PDS), said Dr Patnaik. The Government of India is thinking to coin a new term called 'nutricereal
 Business Standard1 month ago

No Aadhaar, no ration for poor

Forty-five-year-old Jagadiswari, who makes incense sticks for a living, has been denied of ration supplied under public distribution system for the past two years. "Till two years ago, we used to get ration from a PDS shop. We are now denied of rations for ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago Aadhaar & hunger: How ABBA may have made PDS more vulnerable  catchnews.com1 week ago No subsidised food without Aadhaar for Jharkhand's poor: Reality check reveals ugly details  India Today2 months ago Aadhar card not mandatory to get ration in Jharkhand: Minister  State Times2 months ago
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Telangana CM calls for reform in Public Distribution System

In wake of ration dealers serving a strike notice, Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao on Saturday suggested implementation of a foolproof distribution policy to remove irregularities in the Public Distribution System (PDS), so that beneficiaries ...
 Business Standard2 months ago Telangana CM favours fool-proof PDS policy  Business Standard2 months ago

J&K governor for surveillance system to monitor PDS

Jammu and Kashmir Governor N N Vohra today called for a surveillance system with increased public involvement in monitoring the public distribution system (PDS) in the state."We need to move towards a surveillance system which enables increasing the ...
 Business Standard3 weeks ago

Food Ministry clarifies media reports on starvation deaths

[India], Nov 18 (ANI): The Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution has today issued a clarification on the recent media reports about starvation deaths owing to alleged denial of subsidised food-grains. The Government said that it is fully ...
 Sify2 months ago

J&K to make SCM operation under ePDS from Dec 1

The Jammu and Kashmir government has announced to make supply chain management (SCM) under the electronic public distribution system (ePDS) operational by December 1 this year for distribution of ration in the state."Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs ...
 Business Standard2 months ago

Budget 2018 may say goodbye to dividend distribution tax

There has been discontent about this tax, because any corporate which pays dividend has to pay two taxes - the income tax on its profits and the DDT The finance ministry is likely to do away with the dividend distribution tax (DDT) in the upcoming Union Budget.   Sources in the know have said there have been considerable discussions on the topic among various stakeholders. At present, if a company gives dividend to its shareholders, it has to pay DDT of 20.36 per cent (15 per cent plus ...
 Rediff.com6 days ago

9 Infra suggestions for Budget 2018

Stepped up public expenditure must be accompanied by focused policies, advises Vinayak Chatterjee. Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/ Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has let it known that in the forthcoming Union Budget, the government will further boost spending on infrastructure and use it as the key driver of economic growth and recovery. This is clearly welcome, though it has to be recognised that this is a necessary, but not a sufficient condition. It has to be accompanied by a bouquet of ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

Govt kick-starts Rs 1.35-trn bank recapitalisation programme

The total quantum of non-performing assets in the Indian banking system increased to Rs 7.33 trillion as of June 2017, from Rs 2.75 trillion in March 2015. The finance ministry sought Parliament’s approval to spend Rs 800 billion extra this fiscal year to recapitalise state-owned banks through bonds.   Thursday’s move kick-starts the Rs 1.35-trillion bank recapitalisation bond programme announced by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in October to help public sector banks come out ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago
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