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Feb 19, 2018
NITI Aayog's new monitoring framework a game changer for ministries, says expenditure secretaryThere is some monitoring of large infrastructure projects, but that happens with a lag.
Sep 07, 2017
Evaluating direct cash transfers Part-II: Correct the mistakes and go ahead, junking PDS reforms wholesale is no solutionCurrently, the burden of transitioning to the direct cash transfer system is on the poorest. The burden of change should be on the administration
Sep 06, 2017
Evaluating direct cash transfers Part-I: Problems are for real but most beneficiaries prefer new system to old PDSAs per the evaluation done by JPAL, nearly 20 percent beneficiaries did not get any cash. When people do not get either subsidised food grains or cash to buy it with, even if it is just 1 percent failure, it is cruel
Jun 01, 2017
SBI's revised charges for ATM withdrawals to soiled notes exchange kick in today: Check out details hereSBI will charge for all new ATM cards henceforth, but only RuPay classic card will be free of any charge
Mar 17, 2016
Modi govt gets Aadhaar Bill passed but not before outsmarting Congress' amendment ployThe Congress and Left could celebrate that it succeeded in forcing their amendments in Aadhaar Bill in Rajya Sabha but only for a few minutes because the Modi government ultimately had the last laugh.
Jan 22, 2015
Cutting food subsidy to cash transfer: Panel suggests steps to revamp FCIThe eight-member committee, was set up in August 2014 under the chairmanship of BJP MP Shanta Kumar, to recommend a complete overhaul of the way the mammoth organisation, FCI, functions.
Jan 20, 2015
After diesel, Modi govt wants to decontrol urea, but it won't work if done in small dosesThe NDA government is working on a plan for the gradual phaseout of urea price controls. But an extended phaseout will be politically tougher than a quick one-shot affair. The government should do it quickly.
Nov 18, 2014
Snapcash: Snapchat's new service lets users send money to each otherMobile messaging company Snapchat is launching a new service that lets users send money to each other, in a partnership with online payments company Square.
Nov 10, 2014
LPG prices will be freed after Delhi polls in Feb; you could get cash upto Rs 6,800 p.a.The NDA is moving ahead on deregulating LPG prices by fixing a limit on the subsidy at Rs 568 a cylinder. The decontrol will be announced anytime in March or April.
Oct 21, 2014
LPG deregulation is next: consumer may get fixed subsidy; prices will change monthlyThe shift to direct cash transfers for LPG cylinders makes it inevitable that the Modi government will decontrol prices and move towards fixed subsidy payments into consumer accounts