The Cabinet has approved a Rs 105 per quintal hike in the minimum support price of wheat to Rs 1,840 per quintal for 2018-19 season, sources said.
The six-member Monetary Policy Committee (MPC), headed by RBI governor Urjit Patel, began three-day deliberations to decide on the key policy rates amid expectations that it would go for a 25 basis points hike to counter the impact of rising oil prices on inflation.
Assam government launched an ambitious pension scheme covering all senior citizens of the state that will entail an annual expenditure of Rs 400 crore
The Madhya Pradesh cabinet on Tuesday decided to provide subsidy to airlines which operate flights under the Centre's regional connectivity scheme UDAN from airstrips or airports in the state.
The Haryana government has enhanced the social security pension by Rs 200 per month, state Finance Minister Abhimanyu said.
Sonowal launched a scheme which guarantees an amount of Rs 12,000 to each pregnant worker in tea gardens so that she can take better care of herself and her unborn baby.
As much as Rs 5,900 crore of investment has been committed in 55 oil and gas exploration areas awarded under India's maiden open acreage auction, OALP-1, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said.
The Odisha government will launch its own State Food Security Scheme (SFSS) from Gandhi Jayanti on October 2, official sources said.
Jayant Sinha said that the revival package of debt-ridden Air India (AI) was at its final stage and would be announced soon