Updated : 1 year, 2 months ago IST
Kathmandu [Nepal], Aug 30 (ANI): Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli while addressing the Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) summit pressed on the need of eliminating poverty to give people a prosperous future.
Updated : 1 year, 4 months ago IST
Dumka (Jharkhand) [India], July 19 (ANI): There are still many states in the country that are behind the average rate of growth and whose GDP is significantly below the projected target. Jharkhand figures prominently in this category.
Kalaburagi (Karnataka) [India], July 12 (ANI): A poor farmer and his wife have been working as cattle on the field in Nandhikoor village of Kalaburagi, Karnataka.
Updated : 1 year, 5 months ago IST
Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) [India], June 13 (ANI): Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan announced that his government would grant compensation to poor families on the demise of working members aged below 60.
Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) [India], June 6 (ANI): The Madhya Pradesh government has announced an outstanding power bill waiver scheme for labourers and poor families.
Panaji (Goa) [India], Jun 05 (ANI): Days after Archbishop of Goa and Daman Father Filipe Neri Ferrao had stated that Constitution is in danger and many people are living in an atmosphere of insecurity, the Archbishop's secretary said his main focus was on various kinds of poverty.
Kotli [PoK], June 5 (ANI): Residents of Pakistan-occupied Kashmir's (PoK) Kotli district have accused security forces of illegal encroachment.
Updated : 1 year, 6 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Apr 23 (ANI): The Central Government on Monday announced that they will provide 15 kg of wheat and rice per month to students in all hostels including at least two-third of students from Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribes and Other Backward Classes.
Updated : 1 year, 7 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Apr 8 (ANI): A resident of Delhi was arrested on Saturday for allegedly faking his economic background to get his son admitted at a school, under the economically weaker section (EWS) category.
Updated : 1 year, 8 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Mar 18 (ANI): Former finance minister P. Chidambaram on Sunday said the number of people below poverty line has increased over the last four years, while adding that it is the Congress party which could revive the nation out of the current economic crisis.
Andhra Pradesh [India], Mar 13 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh stands at equivalent to 51st rank globally in Multidimensional Poverty, Index according to a recent household survey conducted in the state.
Beijing [China], Mar 5 (ANI): China aims to lift over 10 million people in the rural areas out of poverty, including 2.8 million people, who will be relocated from inhospitable regions of the country within this year, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said on Monday.