The scheme will cover medical expenses up to Rs 5 lakh per family per year.
Of the Rs 50,000 crore, a demand for Rs 40,000 crore has been sent for the National Health Mission alone.
Upadhyay claimed that the question on obesity that he asked on Mann Ki Baat was in fact the PM’s own idea.
IT was a brief appearance at President Pranab Mukherjee’s customary ‘At Home’ on Monday, but US President Barrack Obama and First Lady Michelle won many hearts, greeting every minister personally and waving at the crowds. For some ministers such as Najma Heptulla, it was a continuation of the conversation she had with Obama during the […]
Five dance legends and a troupe of 30 dancers gave a 25-minute performance at the Rashtrapati Bhavan auditorium.
"The voter has played her part; it is now up to those who have been elected to honour this trust," he said.
President’s banquet will also feature a one-hour cultural programme by Seher dance troupe
Hindu population increased 14.5 per cent from 82.75 crore to 94.78 crore during the period (2001-11).
In 2011, Delhi had one of the lowest child sex ratios of any state, with 871 girls born for every 1,000 boys.
Trivedi has raised speculation about his imminent entry into the saffron party after he shared dais with the PM’s brother in Kutch.
Trivedi asserted that he was still with Trinamool, but did not deny having been in touch with BJP.
Mukherjee’s comments come weeks after he sought clarification from the government on the ordinance issue.
Other senior BJP leaders from Delhi refused to speak about Bedi’s induction on record.
The HRD ministry under the NDA government has had a running feud with Singh over the FYUP issue.
CM Mamata Banerjee was reportedly upset with Roy after some of his statements appeared in the media.
The cabinet cleared the ordinance after the mines ministry stressed the need for urgent action.
The report has now been sent to the Prime Minister’s Office for further action.
Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi speaks about the party disassociating itself from RSS agenda and the statements made by its MPs.
Bill proposes up to3 years’ imprisonment and Rs 5 lakh fine for those who do not conform prescribed norms.
The BJP MP, however, clarified that when her party would take a call on the issue, she would toe the party line.
Since he underwent angioplasty, the President has not travelled out of the city
It was only after Jaitley, Gowda and Gadkari put forth the government’s viewpoint did Pranab sign the ordinance.
Naqvi claimed the “ghar wapsi” controversy is a temporary furore that will die down as soon as the government engages with people on “real issues” like development.
Health Ministry will take charge of the Rashtriya Swasthya Suraksha Yojana, a scheme for BPL workers.
Trinamool MP Derek O’Brien talks about the ‘vendetta’ behind the Saradha scam investigation and more.
A partner in the previous Omar Abdullah government, Congress won 12 seats in the recent Assembly elections against BJP’s 25.
Slum rehabilitation models of Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal were discussed during the meet.
Sources said, the government has come to the conclusion that “issuing an ordinance is the best option available”.
Modi is facing a backlash for not doing enough to rein in hardline affiliate groups that have become emboldened in their pursuit of a Hindu-dominant agenda.
Speculation about Roy being ‘sidelined’ is also doing the rounds in the power corridors of Kolkata.
The Opposition, however, stuck to its stand that no debate can happen him.
"I will be happy to meet others. No political party is untouchable," said Banerjee outside Parliament.
Mamata says no party untouchable, calls Mitra’s arrest political vendetta as she avoids PM
Derek O Brien speaks on the party’s response to BJP’s rise in Bengal, Saradha scam and more.
Yechury submits copy of circular on Dec 25 plans in Rajya Sabha.
Oppn wants PM to reply debate on communal incidents
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