SOCIO ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

  • India announces Rs 5,000 crore assistance for Bhutan August 31, 2013

    India today announced an aid of Rs 5,000 crore, including a special package of Rs 500 crore, for Bhutan as part of commitment to its continued socio-economic development, a move that assumes significance against the backdrop of unease in the bilateral ties recently. The decision was announced after talks between Prime...
  • Indian Muslims not a homogeneous entity: Ansari September 11, 2012

    New Delhi: Indian Muslims are not a homogeneous entity and any generalization about them is "hazardous" as they have performed differently at different sections of society, Vice President Hamid Ansari said on Monday. Highlighting the Sachar Committee report as a "landmark" step to evaluate the socioeconomic condition of minorities, Ansari...