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Plagiarism charge on IIIT teacher, HRD probe ordered

It is alleged that Tewari coauthored an article 'Public Distribution System in India: The Problems and Dimensions' which was uploaded on SSRN website. NEW DELHI: Indian Institute of Information Technology teacher Vijaishree Tewari, daughter of Congress leader ... Economic Times, 1 week ago

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FCI reform panel calls for study of decentralised foodgrain procurement system

Under the system, states purchase and distribute foodgrains through the public distribution system and the FCI foots the bill. According to officials, though the system has been in operation for some years, not many big states have adopted it. Officials said ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago 'FCI moving grains via sea'  Business Standard2 months ago

Leaky pipeline: How efficient is Public Distribution System for the targeted poor?

The oil companies released 8.2 MT of kerosene through thePDS in 2011-12, but a total of 5.5 MT of kerosene made its way to the consumer from the PDS system. By Saumitra Chaudhuri Government has a large expenditure on three principal subsidies: food, ...
 Economic Times1 month ago

RTI activists urge TN to follow Bihar helpline model

Tamil Nadu may claim to top in fields like healthcare and Public Distribution System (PDS), however, it lags behind several other states when it comes to transparency in governance.
 Times of India1 month ago

Delhi govt seals 10 fair price shops, lodges 18 FIRs

rackdown to detect the diversion of foodgrains meant for supplying to the poor under the Public Distribution System, Delhi government today sealed 10 Fair Price Shops (FPS) and lodged 18 FIRs against the violators. The Department of Food and Supplies received ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

Haryana paddy processors want milling procedures streamlined

for the Central pool (Public Distribution System / Custom Milled Rice) are faced with a double whammy, as they have been slapped with a value cut and inventory holding charges for rice. About 800 mills in Haryana which processed 24 lakh tonnes of paddy (about ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

Govt plans to set up committee to look into FCI restructuring

India to improve the public distribution system (PDS). The FCI, set up under the Food Corporation Act 1964, is a nodal agency for procurement, storage and distribution of foodgrains to PDS and other welfare schemes. Sources said that while the Food Ministry ...
 Business Standard1 month ago FCI to invite suggestions on its restructuring  Economic Times3 weeks ago Govt plans to restructure FCI for improving PDS  Business Standard2 months ago Union Budget: Plans to Restructure FCI for Improving PDS  Outlook2 months ago

CM releases info manual for PDS

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh today released a manual for the Public Distribution System (PDS) which has been brought out by the department of food, civil supplies and consumer affairs. The manual provides detailed information on ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

More ration cards than households in Telangana

Telangana is staring at a gaping hole in the public distribution system (PDS) as the state has more than 1.7 crore ration cards, including 91 lakh white ration cards given to BPL families, whereas there are only 88 lakh households qualifying for benefits ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago

More consumer goods to be available at public distribution system counters: CM Raje

For the benefit of the people, several other consumer goods apart from the existing ones will be made available at selected fair price shops in the state, chief minister Vasundhara Raje said on Saturday.
 Times of India2 months ago
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