BPL

  • News 360: Rahul Gandhi backs Northeast students, assures strict action 03-02-2014 09:05 PM

    Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Monday met Northeast students at Jantar Mantar in Delhi in the backdrop of the death of a 19-year-old boy from Arunachal Pradesh. Students from Northeast have been protesting at Jantar Mantar and demanding justice for Nido Taniam who was allegedly beaten up by shop...
  • BPL definition should be changed, says Ram Gopal Yadav 05-08-2013 10:09 AM

    Samajwadi party leader Ram Gopal Yadav told CNN-IBN that there are two issues with Food Security. He said the government must ensure the nation that the entire produce of farmers will be purchased on minimum support price. The Below Poverty Line (BPL) definition should be changed. ...
  • Direct cash transfer scheme a ploy to reduce grants: Opposition 27-11-2012 03:15 PM

    A day after the government announced the direct cash transfer scheme for BPL families through Aadhar cards, the opposition is calling it a ploy to end subsidies. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus' take on Advani's padyatra 09-10-2011 12:40 PM

    Cyrus Broacha also talks about BJP leader LK Advani's padyatra, the BPL cap set by the Planning Commission and more. ...
  • FTN: Montek Singh explains the Rs 32 BPL cap 04-10-2011 11:52 PM

    Montek Singh Ahluwalia made it clear that the definition of poverty line remains at Rs 32 per person per day. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 04-10-2011 11:42 PM

    Catch the day's top stories on India at 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • FTN: Has plan panel succumbed to political pressure? 03-10-2011 11:57 PM

    The Government decided to remove the Rs 32 cap in urban areas for determining the poverty line condition on Monday. ...
  • Aam aadmi calls the BPL cap a 'cruel joke' 03-10-2011 01:56 PM

    People all over the country are upset about the Rs 32 BPL cap set by the Planning Commission and are calling it a cruel joke. ...
  • Delhiites question the Rs 32 BPL cap 03-10-2011 08:18 AM

    People from Delhi are asking Montek Singh to show them how to live on just Rs 32. ...
  • CJs fight mugging and exam leaks 07-05-2011 05:09 PM

    Citizen Journalists this week fight the fear of mugging, corruption and the AIEEE exam leak. ...
  • CJ Pushpa fights against BPL cash transfers 07-05-2011 05:04 PM

    Citizen Journalist Pushpa fights against BPL cash transfers and the threats caused to her life by the MLA supporters. ...
  • CJs fight mugging, debate BPL policy 06-05-2011 11:47 AM

    Citizen Journalist Pushpa brings to light the state government's pilot process of giving Rs 1000 to every BPL card holder. ...
  • CJ: Citizen fights for BPL ration card 11-04-2011 09:09 AM

    Citizen journalist, Ram Ashrey fights for the renewal of his BPL ration card. ...
  • Impact: Delhi CM vows action against hospitals 10-12-2010 09:05 PM

    A day after a CNN-IBN-Cobrapost investigation revealed how private hospitals in New Delhi flout government guidelines when it comes to the treatment of poor patients, the Delhi government seems to have woken up. Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit said on Friday that he government was open to an investigation into...