The Niti Aayog’s report, submitted before the United Nations, acknowledges that anti-poverty programmes like the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) helped weaker sections of the society.
“The UPA government had left us with empty coffers because of which it was not possible for the present government to do anything for the poor,” Shah said.
The PMRDF, announced in September 2011, inducted its first batch of Fellows in April 2012.
PM has signalled a new global outreach that is less squeamish, more purposeful.
Shortage: Imports surged only after rabi planting started in November.
The ministry says the committee analysed the condition of merely Muslims rather than minorities.
SG had sought time till February 13 to respond to a PIL
The lookout circular against Pillai was opened on January 9 on the request of the assistant director of IB.
Jaitley says current public-private partnership model is not serving the purpose.
The ordinanace has blocked a blanket route to reviving old cases by inserting a special clause to the Land Acquisition Act.
In its new form, the Bill will bring in commercial property under its ambit; the percentage of receivables kept in Escrow accounts will also be reduced.
The Congress stance on the Bill is unlikely to come in the way of its passage in Lok Sabha.
Apex court’s questioning of Section 66 of IT Act casts onus on government to explain its necessity.
Interestingly though the Bill was originally moved by the UPA government.
The ED had slapped money laundering charges against Rao and Jindal, taking cognizance of the CBI complaints in coal block allocations.