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  • News 360: Rahul Gandhi backs Northeast students, assures strict action February 3, 2014

    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 August 5, 2013

    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 November 27, 2012

    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. ...
  • Vested political interests want to keep India poor: Montek March 21, 2012

    Deputy Chairman of the Planning Commission Montek Singh Ahluwalia said he is open to revising the Rs 29 per day cut off for the poverty line. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus' take on Advani's padyatra October 9, 2011

    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 October 4, 2011

    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 October 4, 2011

    Catch the day's top stories on India at 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • FTN: Has plan panel succumbed to political pressure? October 3, 2011

    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' October 4, 2011

    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 October 3, 2011

    People from Delhi are asking Montek Singh to show them how to live on just Rs 32. ...
  • CJs fight mugging and exam leaks May 11, 2011

    Citizen Journalists this week fight the fear of mugging, corruption and the AIEEE exam leak. ...
  • CJ Pushpa fights against BPL cash transfers May 18, 2011

    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 May 6, 2011

    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 April 11, 2011

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

    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 the...