July 27, 2015 2:27 am
All poor across the 1-12 spectrum add up to 28.43% of the urban population.
July 22, 2015 12:00 am
Socio-Economic and Caste Census can help identify welfare beneficiaries without falling into a binary trap.
July 17, 2015 5:21 am
Urban poor are highest in Manipur, Mizoram, Bihar, least in Goa and Delhi
December 31, 2014 11:20 am
September 24, 2013 1:13 am
Some high profile Congress-led states like Delhi and Maharashtra are yet to open their account
September 14, 2013 3:43 pm
PM says Rs 2,400-crore housing project for slum dwellers will give a new dimension to the country.
August 02, 2013 2:45 am
The Gujarat Housing Board (GHB) - a state government agency that builds houses for various income categories - will be building only less than 10% of the 22 lakh houses that the Narendra Modi government has planned for the urban poor in the state
October 02, 2012 9:36 pm
The lavatories will be built for the poor in every municipal corporation areas.
August 04, 2012 1:41 am
This directive is being given in order to include them for direct transfer of cash subsidies
March 22, 2012 4:09 am
After an almost negligible increase in budget spending for the urban poor for the past few years,the total spending on the poorer section of the society will see a drastic rise of over 40 per cent in the 2012-13 fiscal.