August 10, 2018 4:39 am
The state government directed the Deputy Commissioner Wednesday to take steps for reverting to the old system.
January 15, 2016 1:51 am
World Bank hailed the Aadhaar ID saying the initiative is estimated to be saving the government about $1 billion annually by curbing corruption.
January 14, 2015 1:08 am
Expenditure Reforms Commission bats for DBT to cover all subsidies.
August 20, 2014 2:01 am
Project could be gradually introduced across the country.
May 05, 2014 2:59 am
According to sources, DBT barely figured in the party’s manifesto consultation process or during discussions.
February 12, 2014 1:18 am
The project has been plagued by problems such as low rate of enrolment.
January 20, 2014 12:58 am
The Congress-led UPA launched the DBT scheme, which aims at eliminating middlemen and ensuring money reaches directly to bank accounts of beneficiaries.
October 04, 2013 1:45 am
The USB works to the banks advantage as it does not have to spend on infrastructure.
September 10, 2013 5:07 am
The districts where the scheme was launched on July 1 are Anand,Bhavnagar,Mehsana and Navsari
June 20, 2013 1:05 am
Finance minister P Chidambaram is set to meet public sector bank (PSB) chiefs on June 26 and take up issues including lending to infrastructure sector and the reasons why the lenders are not passing on to borrowers the benefits of rate cuts.