Indian Economy

July 14, 2009

Sampoorna Grameen Rozgar Yojana (SGRY)

This scheme has been merged with NREGS since February 2006 so only most important points are given below: The Sampoorna Grameen Rozgar Yojana (SGRY) was launched on 25 September,

July 14, 2009

National Food For Work Programme

This program was subsumed with the National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (NREGA) in February 2006. The National Food for Work Programme was launched in November 2004 in 150 most

July 6, 2009

Rajiv Awas Yojana

Rajiv Awas Yojana (RAY) is a new scheme announced by the President earlier in 2009, focuses on slum dwellers and the urban poor. This scheme aims at promoting a

June 29, 2009

Project Kavach

This five-year HIV prevention project, Project Kavach (a Hindi word meaning protection or shield), is being implemented by the social arm of Transport Corporation of India (TCI) , the

June 29, 2009

National Disaster Management Authority

About NDMA: Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh is the chairman and General NC Vij is the Vice chairman. Government of India (GOI), in recognition of the importance of Disaster

June 28, 2009

Skilled Birth Attendance

What the Human Rights Watch says is that Indian Government treats the huge increase of clinic-based deliveries as progress claiming that 20 million women gave birth in health facilities

June 28, 2009

Swarnim Gujarat Project

Gujarat National Law University, with its academic excellence and enthusiastic students and staff, is keen to render its cooperation and is eager to have collaboration with the State Legislature

June 10, 2011

India’s Seed Sector Reforms

1. Seed is a critical and basic input for enhancing agricultural production and productivity in different agro-climatic regions.2. Indian seed sector programs largely adhere to the limited generation system

May 29, 2009

Antyodaya Anna Yojna

AAY was launched in December 2000. Under the scheme 1 crore of the poorest among the BPL families covered under the targeted public distribution system are identified. Twenty five

May 29, 2009

Valmiki Ambedkar Awas Yojana (VAMBAY)

The VAMBAY was launched in December 2001 to ameliorate the conditions of the urban slum dwellers living below the poverty line without adequate shelter. The scheme has the primary

May 29, 2009

Integrated Child Development Sevices Programme

The Integrated Child Development Sevices Programme aims at providing services to pre-school children in an integrated manner so as to ensure proper growth and development of children in rural,

May 29, 2009

Pradhanmantri Adarsh Gram Yojana (PMAGY)

The Government of India has launched a new scheme called Pradhanmantri Adarsh Gram Yojana (PMAGY) for the integrated development of scheduled castes dominated villages in the country. The Finance

May 29, 2009

Swaran Jayanti Shahari Rozgar Yojna

The Urban Self-Employment Program and the Urban Wage Employment Program are two special schemes of the SJSRY initiated in December 1997, which replaced various programs operated earlier for urban

May 28, 2009

Sampoorna Grameen Rozgar Yojana (SGRY)

The SGRY was launched in September 2001, by merging the ongoing Schemes of Jawahar Gram Samridhi Yojana (JGSY) and Employment Assurance Scheme (EAS). The objective of the programme is