Welfare Schemes
West Bengal  /  Published 19.02.22

Low turnout at Duare camps

The third edition of the Duare Sarkar camps that started on February 15 is witnessing much lower footfall compared with the earlier editions, a development that has led the top brass of the state admi...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 04.02.22

Mamata's welfare plans

Mamata Banerjee on Thursday made it clear that her government would work to include more beneficiaries in welfare schemes but underscored the need to explore new areas to generate revenue to run such ...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 26.10.21

Hemant stress on awareness

Jharkhand chief minister Hemant Soren at separate functions on Monday stressed on the need to  create mass awareness of  government schemes. The assertion from Hemant Soren, the JMM working...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

India  /  Published 04.07.21

GASP joins hand with WUS to boost GDP

The US-based Global Alliance for a Sustainable Planet (GASP) has joined hands with IIT Kanpur-incubated start-up WUS to create environmental and social impact with a special focus on enhancing the &qu...
By Our Bureau, Agencies

India  /  Published 27.06.21

Need to redesign welfare system: Abhijit Banerjee

The Covid pandemic has paved the way for learning many lessons with regard to the country's health situation and preparedness in general as well as highlighted the need to redesign welfare systems...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Jodhpur


West Bengal  /  Published 17.06.21

Mamata: hike in farmer allowance

Keeping a promise made during the Assembly elections, Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday increased the allowance for the Krishak Bandhu scheme for farmers from Rs 5,000 to Rs 10,000. F...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 12.04.21

VoterSpeak: Focus on welfare

By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 12.03.21

Smriti: Didi taking credit for Central schemes

Union Minister Smriti Irani on Friday slammed Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for getting her photos clicked and affixed to posters claiming credit for central schemes started by Prime Minister Narendr...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 22.12.20

Rs 8,700cr benefits at door

The Mamata Banerjee government has released Rs 8,700 crore to extend benefits to common people under various schemes after 1.12 crore people visited 20,000-odd camps set up under the Duare Sarkar &mda...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 05.07.20

A helping hello for senior citizens

Brij Mohan Pandey, 75, was surprised to receive a telephone call from an unknown number inquiring about his well-being. He was informed about measures to prevent coronavirus and asked if he needed an...
By Antara Bose in Jamshedpur


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