June 03, 2019 1:47 pm
The distribution of additional foodgrains through the PDS is being considered as state-run Food Corporation of India (FCI) is saddled with wheat and rice stock. With some foodgrains stock kept in open space, the FCI is under pressure to clear stock before the monsoon season starts.
September 18, 2018 12:28 am
Report on the poor health of tribal communities raises questions about delivery of government programmes.
June 26, 2018 12:08 pm
With a string of malnutrition deaths and now a case of lynching, Attappadi has for long lived in Kerala’s shadows. Shaju Philip on why, despite government schemes and projects, little has changed in the state’s only tribal block.
November 08, 2015 12:27 am
Chhattisgarh CM Raman Singh talks about strengthening the state police to fight Naxals, defends himself in the PDS scam, and praises NGO work in the state.
June 02, 2015 12:46 am
Minister says meant to send a strong message against the pilferage of PDS ration.
May 06, 2015 2:35 am
There is some ambiguity over the budget on whether the additional allocations would scale upto Rs 1,200 crore or Rs 2,400 crore.
March 27, 2015 2:48 am
The government has introduced biometric system to curtail the bogus ration cards.
March 16, 2015 1:41 am
It’s time to stop various agencies from digging up the same road multiple times: Deputy CM Sisodia
February 03, 2015 3:53 am
Of total 1.2 crore ration cards issued in Gujarat, 1.07 crore cards are bar coded with biometric details
January 18, 2015 12:51 am
Modi vows not to cut subsidy for the poor, Fadnavis does it silently