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November 15, 2014
Model Village under SAGY

It’s almost a month now when our Prime Minister launched the Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojana (SAGY) on October 11, a programme to boost rural development under the Members of Parliament Local Area Development Scheme (MPLADS). The idea is to encourage MPs to utilise a portion of the funds allotted under MPLADS towards a rural development programme, in which each of them should adopt a village every year for its all-round economic and social growth and [...]Read More

October 27, 2014
Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojna

After Swachch Bharat Abhiyan, which was launched on 2nd Oct 2014 for a clean India, on 11th October 2014, Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the “Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojana” for clean and developed villages of rural India. This is a prestigious village development project, which focuses on the all-round development of villages, including economic, social and cultural growth and development. The PM aims to cover 2,500 villages by 2019. One of the striking and unique [...]Read More

October 17, 2014
Shram Suvidha

Ever since NDA bagged the greatest Lok Sabha victory in recent times, markets have started to look up with great fervour. The promise of roping in foreign investment and boosting indigenous industries – election promises – were expectations that Prime Minister Narendra Modi had set for the nation. The growth and expansion of the economy seemed to be a dream that could be realized after all. With the passage of months, however, the enthusiasm of the [...]Read More

August 29, 2014
PM Jan Dhan Yojana

In his first Independence Day address as the Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi announced that his government would ensure that all the citizens of India have access to bank accounts and debit cards. In keeping with this ambition, on August 28, 2014, Modi formally launched the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana – the scheme that should end ‘financial untouchability’ of the poor masses in the country. The project has been modeled to fulfil his [...]Read More

July 29, 2014
MyGov Portal

On Saturday, July 26, 2014, Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched MyGov – a web portal that aims at inclusive governance allowing the citizens of India to contribute their views on issues that require government action and to volunteer their time, energy, and efforts by participating in these. The inauguration of the portal also marked the completion of 60 days of the NDA-headed government. The Prime Minister in his statement at the launch said that in [...]Read More

February 20, 2014

Food, shelter and cloth are the basic human needs and to have these is the right of every individual. The Ministry of Rural Development in India looks after the rural development and takes care of the rural needs. Indira Awaas Yojana (IAY) is one of the many programmes of the Ministry of Rural Development.  IAY deals with the housing issue and promises to provide shelter to shelterless.  It fulfills the housing need of poor rural [...]Read More

December 24, 2013
Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan

Opening new schools in areas which do not have these, improving infrastructure of the present schools, tackling the student teacher ratio, providing training to the teachers and quality elementary education to children, focusing girl education and computer education – These are the few objectives of  Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (The Education for All Movement) which is a time bound programme working with an aim to make elementary education universal for all the children in the age [...]Read More

September 11, 2013

Despite the fact that the Indian economy has witnessed a considerable growth in the last two decades, this growth rate has not been uniform. Underemployment, low educational levels, a high rate of dropouts and lack of proper vocational training which can provide better employment opportunities, are still prevalent. The shortage of skilled workforce is evident from the discrepancies of demand and supply in the market. According to the reports of a Boston Consulting Group, India [...]Read More

The concept and the purpose of initiating anything is always good but when it comes to the management then we are miserable. The same thing has happened to Mid-day Meal Scheme in India. It has been found by the Human Resource Development (HRD) ministry that most of the states are receiving complaints regarding the schemes but no one is acting on these complaints that are filed against the programme. State of Uttar Pradesh has the [...]Read More

July 3, 2013
Welfare of Physically Challenged in India

  India is the largest democratic country in the world and is on its way to become a key player in the global scenario. It is our responsibility to ensure that this developmental cycle touches all the citizens of this country – the able and, especially, the disabled, who are often referred to as the invisible minority. But before we stamp them as minority, let us consider the recent census reports. According to the 2001 [...]Read More

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