Below Poverty Line

The time for universal basic income has finally arrived

Congress President Rahul Gandhi has promised to pay Rs 7,200 per year as basic income to the 20 per cent poorest families of the country....Read More

Bhopal: BPL cardholder’s assets worth Rs 25 crore unearthed

Bhopal: BPL cardholder’s assets worth Rs 25 crore unearthed

A BPL (Below Poverty Line) card holder and owner of property worth crores- after falling into income tax department dragnet- realised tha...Read More

Aapli Chikitsa: BMC approves free blood tests for BPL families

Aapli Chikitsa: BMC approves free blood tests for BPL families

Mumbai: After two years of wait, the standing committee of the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) approved the ‘Aapli Chikitsa’ pro...Read More

93 per cent Maratha families in Maharashtra have annual income less than Rs 1 lakh: SBCC

Mumbai: Nearly 37.28 per cent Marathas in Maharashtra are living below poverty line (BPL) and 93 per cent families from the community hav...Read More

Mumbai: This Diwali, you just might win MHADA lottery

Mumbai: This Diwali, you just might win MHADA lottery

Mumbai: The Maharashtra Housing and Development Authority (MHADA) is going to announce its lottery for 1,194 houses just prior to Diwali....Read More

Bhopal: Dil se, CM takes up cause of women

Bhopal: Dil se, CM takes up cause of women

Bhopal: Taking up the cause of the women, the state government on Sunday announced a slew of measures to ensure their social and financia...Read More

Mumbai: Schools students can avail RTE admissions till July 25

Mumbai: Over 10,539 applications have been received for admissions through the Right To Education (RTE) seats this year in various privat...Read More

Tripura: Tribal couple sell daughter for Rs.650 due to poverty

Tripura: Tribal couple sell daughter for Rs.650 due to poverty

Agartala (Tripura): In what highlights the sorry state of affairs in the backward areas of Tripura, a tribal couple in remote Dhalai dist...Read More

Government launches subsidized 5 kg LPG cylinders for BPL families

Government launches subsidized 5 kg LPG cylinders for BPL families

New Delhi: Taking the corporate social responsibility of oil companies forward, Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has announced...Read More