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Apr 28, 2017
Railways' deteriorating health: Govt misses earnings target for 3rd straight year, operating ratio worst in 15 yrsGross traffic earnings, which make up the bulk of revenues, would fall short of the target by over $3 billion in the fiscal year ending last month
Apr 27, 2017
Taxing agriculture income: Arun Jaitley says no such plan, NITI says views were 'personal'The NITI Aayog categorically states that this is neither the view of the Aayog nor is such a recommendation made anywhere in the Draft Action Agenda
Apr 26, 2017
Arun Jaitley clarifies: No plan to impose any tax on agricultural incomeDue to its exempt status, agricultural income has been seen as a loophole being used by many wealthy to evade income tax
Apr 26, 2017
Farmers should pay income tax just like urban dwellers, says Niti Aayog member Bibek DebroyThe Policy Commission, set up by Modi to replace Nehru's Planning Commission, is now circulating a draft three-year "Action Agenda", to be followed by a seven-year "Strategy" and a 15-year "Vision" for India's development.
Mar 08, 2017
4 months of note ban: More questions than answers on Narendra Modi’s grand moveDemonetisation is still seen as a heroic act by Modi and will, probably, remain so. The missing link, so far, in this fascinating story is hard data on the progress
Dec 28, 2016
Demonetisation is only one part of clean-up of economy: Bibek Debroy tells FirstpostIn a wide-ranging interview, Bibek Debroy explains the rationale and long-term impact of the move.
Nov 27, 2016
Demonetisation: Critics unaware of govt programme, says Niti Aayog member Bibek Debroy"The economists living abroad base their understanding essentially on reading English newspapers," Bibek Debroy told PTI
Jul 08, 2015
NITI's Bibek Debroy slams UN development goals, says they will drive govts 'nuts'World leaders are slated to adopt a set of new development objectives in September
Jun 12, 2015
Allow private players, have independent regulator: Railway PanelIn series of far-reaching suggestions, a high-level panel has recommended entry of private players and setting up an independent regulator in the Indian Railways among other proposals in its report submitted to the government on Friday.
Apr 07, 2015
Prabhu bats for autonomous regulator for railways, wants it accountable to ParliamentThe Debroy committee, in its interim report, has recommended constitution of an independent regulatory body to provide a level-playing field to private players, who have been reluctant to enter the railway sector.