Ram Vilas Paswan
India  /  Published 23.04.20

14 lakh people in Bihar not getting benefits under NFSA: Paswan

Bihar has the highest number of people not getting benefits under the National Food Security Act (NFSA) for want of ration cards and the Centre has asked for their details to expeditiously provide the...
By PTI in Patna

India  /  Published 12.04.20

Our godowns have enough food grains for nine months: Paswan

The central government has enough grains to feed over 81 crore beneficiaries of the public distribution system (PDS) for nine months, Union minister Ram Vilas Paswan said on Sunday, expressing confide...
By PTI in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 21.02.20

Ration card delay irks Centre

The Centre is unhappy with the Assam government’s alleged failure to implement the ambitious One Nation One Ration Card system.The system enables migratory ration card holders or beneficiaries to ge...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati

India  /  Published 14.02.20

Paswan calls for ordinance on quotas

The government should bring an ordinance to “rectify” the Supreme Court’s recent decision on reservation in jobs for SC/ST communities and all such issues should be included in the Ninth Schedul...
By PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 21.12.19

Son shines bright

The Union minister, Ram Vilas Paswan, doesn’t pay heed to the diatribes against dynastic politics unleashed by Narendra Modi and Amit Shah in a bid to target the Congress’s Gandhi family. The 73-y...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 21.11.19

Paswan tabled 'fake report' on Delhi water: City water board vice-chairman

Delhi Jal Board vice-chairman Dinesh Mohaniya on Thursday alleged that Union minister Ram Vilas Paswan acted 'irresponsibly' and 'tabled a fake report' in Parliament about the national capital's water...
By PTI in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 09.11.19

Rush to import onions

The government on Saturday said it will import 1 lakh tonnes of onion to control prices that have risen sharply to around Rs 100 per kg at some places, including the national capital. While state-owne...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 29.09.19

Government bans onion exports

The government on Sunday banned the export of onions to increase the availability of the commodity in the domestic market and contain rising prices.'Export of all varieties of prohibited w...
By The Telegraph and PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 13.08.19

Government frowns on five-star food prices

The government on Tuesday said five-star hotels charging exorbitant rates for food items like bananas and eggs was “unfair trade practice” and would seek explanations from them.Food and consumer a...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 23.06.19

Olive branch to Hurriyat in Kashmir

Jammu and Kashmir governor Satya Pal Malik on Saturday praised moderate Hurriyat Conference chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and claimed the separatist leadership was ready for talks in what appeared to b...
By Our Special Correspondent in Srinagar


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