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Jun 15, 2017
Farm loan waiver: Why government should think beyond freebies to help poor farmersPoverty in India has become intrinsically linked with the overdependence of the majority on agriculture
Jun 14, 2017
Amid farmer protests, govt extends interest subsidy on short-term crop loansThe Interest Subvention Scheme for 2017-18 has been approved in the Cabinet meeting, headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, today
Jun 13, 2017
Can we lift the poor out of their poverty by paying them Rs 21 per day? The CEA and the FM think soThe paltry sum of Rs 21 per day would still be a revolutionary gift if it would be given by a sensitive government as an add-on benefit to the poor
Jun 10, 2017
US International Trade Commission gives green light to prepare anti-dumping duties against BombardierThe ITC, as expected, voted to continue an investigation on Boeing Co's complaint that Bombardier dumped its CSeries jet below cost in the US market.
Jun 01, 2017
Arun Jaitley just tripped over his own feet by admitting economy wasn’t healthy when govt launched note banJaitley is absolutely right in saying a 7-8 percent growth is good enough for India in an environment where rest of the world is facing an economic slowdown
May 08, 2017
NITI Aayog's Bibek Debroy wants all production subsidies to be scrappedDebroy said even on the consumption side, subsidies should only be given to "unambiguously targeted individual prospects".
May 02, 2017
LPG price hiked by Rs 2 per cylinder, kerosene by 26 paisa a litre amid move to eliminate fuel subsidyOil firms had last raised price of subsidised cooking gas by Rs 5.57 to Rs 440.90 per 14.2 kg cylinder on 1 April.
Apr 25, 2017
Many LPG consumers back in subsidy net: Will Modi's call to give up food subsidies appeal to more Indians?Clearly, the “Give-it-up” appeal by PM Modi is slowly losing its charm – if prices rise further, more people could opt back for the subsidized cooking gas cylinder
Apr 25, 2017
LPG subsidy success: Modi govt's give-it-up campaign will now ask people to forego food subsidiesThe Union food ministry has asked all the state governments to work on the Give-It-Up campaign under the Targeted Public Distribution System (TPDS)
Apr 18, 2017
Organic fertilisers key to higher productivity, but weaning farmers from 'right chemicals' an issueIf the government starts using its subsidy to make chemical fertilisers companies build distributed model for manufacturing and distributing organic fertiliser, the country will benefit