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“Government is for everyone”, here is everything you need to know about “Indian Sign Language and Training Centre”

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Hearing impaired people remain socially backward because of their incapability to pace with normal people. Many times this lowers their self esteem. To eradicate this problem, Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment has established “Indian Sign Language and Training Centre” to help hearing impaired people. Objectives: To develop manpower of using, teaching and conducting research in Indian Sign Language. Promotion ...

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Cabinet approves New Scheme for promotion of Rural Housing

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The Union Cabinet has approved a new scheme for promotion of Rural Housing in the country. It will enable people in rural areas to construct new houses or add to their existing pucca houses to improve dwelling units. Under it, Government will provide interest subsidy to every rural household who is not covered under the Pradhan Mantri Aawas Yojana (Grameen)-PMAY(G). ...

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Assistance to Voluntary Organizations in the field of Child and Women Development

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Voluntary organization plays a very important role to help women and child, and provide them social security. To help these organizations, Government of India is providing grant-in-aid scheme to such voluntary organizations. Objective: To prove grants to voluntary organization in the field of Child and Women Development. Eligibility: Voluntary organizations /institutions, universities, research institutes, including those set up and funded ...

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Pre Examination coaching for students: Delhi

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Pre Examination coaching for SC/ST/OBC/Minority students (Rs. 10.00 Lakh for 12th five year plan and Rs. 2.00 Lakh for annual plan for 2014-15) Objectives To provide educational benefits to the minorities students. To provide free Pre-Examination coaching facilities. Eligibility The Eligible candidate under SC/ST/OBC/Minority Category whose parent total income including their own income from all sources does not exceed Rs. 3.00 Lakhs. ...

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This scheme will guide you to become a teacher ! A national mission on teachers and training

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Teacher training  is seen as the most important and requirement in the educational sector. Seeing this Prime Minister Narendra Modi has envisaged and launched “Pandit Madan Mohan Malviya Teacher Training Programme. This programme will aspire students who want to become teacher in institutions or colleges. This will also improve the quality of teachers  and will ultimately lead to improvement in ...

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“Atal Amrit Abhiyan”- A Scheme for healthy Assam

PC: Mediassist

All the BPL and APL families besieged with chronic, sudden or acute health issues have now all the reasons to cheer as Government of Assam designed a health assurance scheme with Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal launched ‘Atal-Amrit Abhiyan’. Atal-Amrit Abhiyan is a health assurance scheme which will give comprehensive coverage for six disease groups. Objectives Access to quality treatment for ...

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Scheme for girl child born after 1st April, 2015 “Ladli Beti”: Jammu Kashmir

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Jammu & Kashmir Government announced this scheme “Ladli Beti” exclusively for new born girl child of the State born on or after 01st April, 2015. Objective To arrest the declining female sex ratio. To reduce the financial burden of the girl’s parents. To ensure that the girl child does not become a burden for the parent or guardian at the ...

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Varishtha Pension Bima Yojana: 8% Assured returns for senior citizens

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The Varishtha Pension Bima Yojana 2017, a pension scheme for senior citizens, was approved by the Union Cabinet in a meeting chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The scheme will be implemented through Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) during the current financial year to  provide social security during old age and protect elderly persons aged 60 years and ...

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Get rewards for helping road accident victims “Good Samaritan Policy”: Delhi

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Delhi government approved ‘Good Samaritan Policy’ under which monetary incentive of Rs 2,000 and appreciation certificate will be given to people who help road accident victims in the national capital. Announcing the Cabinet’s decision, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said that the scheme is intended to- Encourage people to take accident victims in emergency situation to hospitals so that someone’s ...

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Get additional 5kg of ration from Govt under this Scheme (MMSFES) : Jammu and Kashmir

PC: Greater Kashmir

Jammu and Kashmir government launched the Mufti Mohammad Sayeed Food Entitlement Scheme (MMSFES) to supplement the National Food Security Act in the state.  Objective To address the grievance of general public about decrease in their scale of ration after the implementation of National Food Security Act in the state. To protect and promote the economic and social well-being of the ...

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