Government Schemes India

December 15, 2013

Mahatma Gandhi Pravasi Suraksha Yojana

The objectives of Mahatma Gandhi Pravasi Suraksha Yojana (MGPSY) is to encourage and enable overseas Indian workers having Emigration Check Required (ECR) passports going to ECR countries, to save

December 15, 2013

Economic Analysis of Direct Cash Transfer scheme

The objectives of the Direct Cash Transfer scheme are noble. The thrust is on transition from the creaky, product-centered subsidies to a system of electronic, direct cash transfers to

December 11, 2013

National Water Mission

The National Water Mission is one of the eight missions in the National Action Plan on Climate Change launched by the Prime Minister to tackle the threats of global

September 23, 2012

Nutrient Based Subsidy Scheme

The government recently said that it plans to appoint an independent agency to assess the price behaviour of crop nutrients after the introduction of nutrient-based subsidy (NBS) scheme in

February 2, 2012


MCA 21 is an ambitious e-Governance project of Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Government of India . The core objective of this project is to transform the Ministry’s mode of

January 31, 2012

Schemes for the Capacity Building of the Panchayats

Some important points on Schemes for the empowerment of Panchayats:- Backward Regions Grant Fund (BRGF): Under this scheme the Central Government furnishes funds to the State Governments to even

September 22, 2011

Bachat Lamp Yojna

Introduction Incandescent bulbs are energy inefficient. They convert 95% of the electrical energy in heat and only 5 % in the Light energy. Lighting accounts for about 20% of

June 10, 2011

Macro Management of Agriculture Scheme

Macro Management of Agriculture Scheme (MMA) The Macro Management of Agriculture Scheme (MMA) was formulated in 2000-01, by bringing together under one umbrella 27 centrally sponsored schemes relating to

May 15, 2011

Market Development Assistance (MDA) Scheme

  This scheme is being implemented to assist exporters for their participation in approved EPC/Trade Promotion Organizations led export promotion events abroad. In this scheme the Export Promotion Council