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Apr 24, 2017
Narendra Modi’s pitch for Jan-Dec fiscal year: A good move, but there’s a cost to itIf India migrates to the new format, a host of changes will have to be effected including the date of budget presentation, tax assessment year, reorganizing the tax infrastructure including at the company level and, mostly likely, adjust even the timing of Parliament sessions.
Apr 18, 2017
WPI inflation at 5.7%: With food prices remaining the villain, monsoon holds the keyThe Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) had cautioned in its recent policy readings that monsoons this year will be crucial to decide the course of policy rates, while changing its policy stance from ‘accommodative’ to ‘neutral’ early this year.
Apr 17, 2017
BJP eyes eastern push, but Narendra Modi needs to decide if Naveen Patnaik is friend or foeOdisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has proved his critics wrong many a time. He has defied the dictum that a chief minister must know the spoken language of the state. In fact, it is a great irony that Naveen, who cannot speak Odia, is the chief minister of India’s first linguistic state.
Apr 12, 2017
Pulses prices drop sharply: Why govt needs to revamp the flawed agriculture policyIf farmers knew from futures prices that they would be paid below the MSP this season, they could have opted for cotton, which saw a reduction in area sown
Mar 29, 2017
Demonetisation: Sharad Pawar says crop loan disbursal being affected as stacks of junked notes lie with cooperative banksStacks of junked 500 and 1000 rupee notes are lying in district central cooperative banks after they were not allowed to deposit them in currency chests and this was affecting crop loan disbursal, veteran NCP leader Sharad Pawar said on Wednesday.
Mar 27, 2017
Junk the chemical fertiliser subsidy policy; it's time now to incentivise farmers for using organic fertilisersThe time has come to junk the chemical fertiliser subsidy policy in a phased manner and wean the farmer away from it
Dec 31, 2016
Modi speech: Farmers' fitting reply to critics as rabi sowing up, claims PM; announces sopsRabi sowing is up by 6 per cent when compared to last year, claimed PM
Dec 22, 2016
Demonetisation: Concerns on farm output minimal, but rural demand may feel the heat amid cash crunchThe demonetisation scheme has affected agriculture and linked activities not just in terms of affecting output at the margin, but also lowering potential income as this sector is almost fully cash driven
Dec 01, 2016
GDP: Expect bigger shock from note ban; PM Modi needs an exigency planIt is time for PM Modi himself to take the lead to minimise the damage caused by one of the boldest reform measures initiated by him, the intention of which isn’t doubted even by his political opponents
Nov 23, 2016
Demonetisation: Debit card charges dropped, farmers to get easier cash accessThe government has allowed Nabard to disburse Rs 21,000 crore through cooperative banks to farmers