12th Five Year Plan

  • Govt to spend Rs 17,000 cr on minorities in 12th five-year plan 31-05-2013 07:11 PM

    Siddharth Nagar (UP): To remove socio-economic and educational backwardness of minorities, the Centre has decided to spend Rs 17,000 crore in the 12th five-year plan, Union Minister for Minority Welfare K Rehman Khan said on Friday. He told reporters that of the 72 recommendations made by the Sachar Committee for...
  • 12th Plan will triple spending on health: PM 03-11-2012 01:51 PM

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday said the 12th Five Year Plan will enhance spending on health up to three times and that more medical and nursing colleges were needed to overcome a shortage of trained human resources in the sector. Speaking at the foundation stone laying of...
  • Ministry proposes $ 6.2 bn aid for Air India 31-12-2011 09:58 AM

    New Delhi: The Aviation Ministry proposes to provide Rs 330 billion to cash-strapped Air India by 2017 as part of the government's 12th Five-Year Plan, according to a working group report seen by Reuters. The proposed aid would include an equity infusion of 199 billion rupees into the loss-making carrier...
  • Aiming at 9 pc growth in 12th Five-year Plan: PM 14-12-2011 11:23 AM

    New Delhi: India needs to rapidly increase energy consumption to achieve the ambitious target of 9 per cent economic growth in the 12th Five-Year Plan (2012-17), Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday said. "We have set for ourselves an ambitious target of 9 per cent annual growth in GDP in...
  • Need tough decisions to achieve 9 pc growth: PM 20-08-2011 12:47 PM

    New Delhi: Amid global economic uncertainty, Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday said the government will have to take "difficult decisions" to achieve 9 per cent growth rate in the 12th Five-Year Plan (2012-17), up from 8.2 per cent estimated for the current Plan. "... 9 per cent target...