Financial Daily from THE HINDU group of publications
Tuesday, Mar 22, 2005

News
Features
Stocks
Port Info
Archives
Google

Group Sites

Industry & Economy - Rural Development


Kerala: Hike likely for Rural development allocation

Our Bureau

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The Union Minister for Rural Development, Dr Raghuvansh Prasad Singh, has said the Central allocation for rural development in the State will be raised with effect from the next year.

The Minister said this while inaugurating the zonal office of the Council for Advancement of People's Action and Rural Technology (Capart), an autonomous agency under the Ministry. The Chief Minister, Mr Oommen Chandy, presided over the function. The Union Minister also formally handed over to the latter Capart's new approach paper.

At least 10 lakh people in the State will be given training in self-employment. The services of non-government organisations will be utilised for the purpose at the rate of one for every 2,000 people, the Union Minister said.

Article E-Mail :: Comment :: Syndication :: Printer Friendly Page


Stories in this Section
Ominous scene


Ethanol-blending to resume; ISMA made nodal agency
CII views Coimbatore as `outsourcing hotspot'
Assocham Management awards
Mumbai port emerging auto exports hub
Bengal budget focuses on employment generation
Maharashtra State to have Rs 265-cr surplus budget
GDP may grow 7-8 pc next fiscal: PM
FEDO to help set up waste treatment facility in Kochi
Greenpeace to hold rally for clean water
FIEO for transport subsidy to units in inland States
New technique to remove cancerous breast tumours
World Bank-aided health project launched
Jamshedpur chosen for UN compact cities programme
Retail diesel sales down in Feb
150 pharma units in AP may shift base to duty-free States
Maharashtra to slash stamp duty on commodity market transactions, G-secs
Trade bodies not too keen on VAT launch
Industry continues to hope on switching over to VAT
Kerala ready for VAT regime, says Minister
Frothy business
`India cannot be competitor to China'
Kerala: Hike likely for Rural development allocation
Students to take part in post-Budget panel discussion
Women in Engineering meet
IEI(Kerala) to conduct summer programme
`World Water Day'
Coffee exporters, buyers grapple for stocks
Bill to curb video piracy tabled in AP
Cherai Beach Resorts plans to focus on health tourism


The Hindu Group: Home | About Us | Copyright | Archives | Contacts | Subscription
Group Sites: The Hindu | Business Line | The Sportstar | Frontline | The Hindu eBooks | The Hindu Images | Home |

Copyright 2005, The Hindu Business Line. Republication or redissemination of the contents of this screen are expressly prohibited without the written consent of The Hindu Business Line