Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana
West Bengal  /  Published 17.04.21

Some questions for BJP leaders

Pradip Biswas, a graduate from Burdwan University, says these queries are not political — they are rooted in his lifelong experience of farming...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Burdwan

West Bengal  /  Published 05.04.21

Mamata dubs Modi’s cash order illegal

The TMC chief said the PM unconstitutionally instructed state government officials to make a list of farmers eligible for funds from the PM Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Khanakul

India  /  Published 08.02.21

Mamata responds after Modi attacks Bengal govt

She sought to know why the Union government has not disbursed any cash benefit to the beneficiaries yet...
By Our Bureau and Agencies in Calcutta

India  /  Published 11.01.21

Rs 1,364cr of PM Kisan dole in wrong hands

Sizeable proportion of the ineligible beneficiaries belong to 5 states — Punjab, Assam, Maharashtra, Gujarat and Uttar Pradesh — according to data...
By PTI in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 09.05.20

Rs 18000 crore farm dole

Under the scheme, each farmer receives up to Rs 6,000 per year as minimum income support...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 17.04.20

DD waves Rs 500 to show ‘PM cares’

The overdrive came amid reports of growing destitution triggered by the Covid-19 lockdown...
By Anita Joshua in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 24.02.19

Farmers’ scheme launched

Under the scheme, an income support of Rs 6,000 a year in 3 equal instalments will be provided to small and marginal farmers’ families...
By Kongkon Bora in Sivasagar

Opinion  /  Published 12.06.19

Cash transfers are not enough

The BJP government must realize that it cannot and should not be done by income transfers alone...
By The Editorial Board


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