The weakest coverage group is under five years with coverage below 50 percent. On the contrary, between 5-18 years age group has he highest coverage at 90 percent.
The Modi government will complete 3 years in office on May 26. Narendra Modi became the prime minister riding high on his promise of “sabka saath, sabka vikas”. The government has retained its popularity with a slight dip.
Stating this at a press conference here, AICC incharge of communications Randeep Surjewala said the party led by Rahul Gandhi would expose the "failures" of the government before the public in every nook and corner of the country.
Union Minister Piyush Goyal rejected Chidambaram's charge that he was being targeted for his columns critical of the government and claimed that the issue was why beneficiaries of the Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) gave "money to firms owned by his son".
In many ways, Karti, exemplified the new Chennai—cosmopolitan, unapologetic about being ambitious, and a major consumption Centre that could stand shoulder-to-shoulder with Mumbai and Delhi
Since the start of the calendar year the rupee has gained nearly 6 percent against the dollar and 2 percent against emerging market currencies, largely on account of glad tidings on the economy and political fronts. Post demonetisation, it has gained from a strong showing by the BJP in the U.P. election and from parliament clearing hurdles for a GST launch. Crude oil prices continue to remain range-bound, with the OPEC nations curtailing oil production.
"All I will say is, I shall continue to speak and write," he said in a statement here as CBI today launched searches at several places linked to the former finance minister and his son Karti over alleged favours granted in foreign investment clearance to a firm, INX Media, in 2007.
The iconic Nokia 3310 is all ready for its second-time debut this week. The phone has been launched officially and will be available in stores from May 18 onwards.
Productive growth phase is characterised as a period of improving growth while macro stability remains in check and typically sets the stage for a sustained growth cycle.
The Congress, party insiders said, has only one goal in sight now and that is to come back to power in 2019. “The party has decided to shift focus to job cuts, unemployment, agricultural and industrial growth. Foreign policy and Kashmir issue are other aspects that Congress will hit at.
India looks likely to receive higher monsoon rainfall than previously forecast as concern over the El Nino weather condition has eased, K.J. Ramesh, director general of the state-run India Meteorological Department, told Reuters last week.
Officials said the department began raiding the premises of some prominent businessmen and real estate agents in Delhi, Gurgaon, Rewari and few others since early morning.
Moneycontrol takes a look at some of the crucial episodes on May 16 over the past years which had a bearing on the fortunes of India and the world.
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) today raided the Chennai residence of former Finance Minister P Chidambaram and his son, Karti P. Chidambaram in connection with a case involving INX Media's Peter and Indrani Mukherjea.
The country is the world's third-largest coal producer and the third-biggest greenhouse gas emitter. It depends on coal for about three-fifths of its energy needs and aims to double its output to 1.5 billion tonnes by 2020.
Heatwave conditions continued to prevail in the national capital. The Safdarjung observatory, the recording of which is considered official for the city, registered a maximum temperature of 44.4 degrees Celsius, five notches above normal.
According to RBI, the CFO's CTC per month works out to Rs 4 lakh a month without housing benefit which is due for revision.
India's application on Jadhav, who was arrested in March last year and sentenced to death by a Pakistani military court on charges of espionage and subversive activities, was "unnecessary and misconceived" and must be dismissed, Pakistan told the UN's highest judicial body.
According to the statement, financial assistance will be up to Rs 60,063 crore to TANGEDCO and up to Rs 25,660 crore to TANTRANSCO.
A huge jump in gold imports pushed up the trade deficit to USD 13.24 billion during the month under review from USD 4.84 billion a year ago.
Here is a compilation of surveys by CMS-India on the perception and experience of citizens about corruption in public services.
India today demanded the immediate suspension of Kulbhushan Jadhav's death sentence.
Meanwhile, many ATMs may remain closed for software updates as they are seen as being vulnerable since almost all of them are run on Windows software. Also, over 60 percent of the total 2.25 lakh ATMs in the country operate on the outdated Windows XP.
Homegrown fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) giant Patanjali has been working on a project to generate electricity using bulls.
Now, SBI, ICICI Bank and LIC Housing Finance offer lowest home loans rates at 8.35% for women and 8.40% for the others