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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.
Jan 20, 2018
Budget 2018 must stimulate agriculture sector to help fertiliser players, says ICRAThe forthcoming Union Budget should provide several policy measures to give a stimulus to the troubled agricultural sector, which in turn would help the cash-starved fertiliser companies, says a report.
Nov 11, 2017
Congress says Centre resumed fertiliser subsidy in Gujarat with eye on polls, calls it election 'lollipop'Congress on Friday accused government at the Centre of resuming the subsidy for farmers in Gujarat with an eye on the state Assembly polls
Oct 28, 2017
Maharashtra makes Aadhaar mandatory to avail fertiliser subsidy, will preven exploitation of loopholes, says govtMaharashtra agriculture minister Pandurang Fundkar on Friday announced that farmers will have to disclose their Aadhar number while purchasing fertilisers
Oct 11, 2017
Govt rolls out direct benefit transfer for fertiliser subsidy in seven states/UTsDirect benefit transfer (DBT) being implemented in the case of fertiliser subsidy payment is slightly different from the normal DBT implemented in cooking gas subsidy
Feb 03, 2017
Exclusive: Balancing act in Budget 2017 is a curse for the poor, writes Yogendra YadavIf you happen to view the Union Budget 2017 from the bottom of the pyramid, you will see that it only perpetuates the existing imbalance
Feb 26, 2016
Eco Survey says rich enjoy subsidies of Rs 1 lakh crore, will Budget slash these?Expect a significant rationalisation of subsidies for the poor, which may mean they are better targeted, not necessarily lessened, through schemes like Direct Benefit Transfer
Feb 22, 2016
Budget 2016: For ‘Bharat’ to deliver, govt should take steps to make agriculture profitableA more focused approach to tackle farm distress could work around improved irrigation, a more workable system to assess crop damages and a linked crop insurance scheme
Feb 17, 2015
Fertiliser industry approaches FM, seeks funds to clear subsidy paymentFaced with liquidity crunch, fertiliser industry body FAI has written to FM seeking arrangement of funds to clear outstanding subsidy arrears
Nov 14, 2013
Fertiliser ministry seeks Rs 15,000 cr subsidy for July-SeptThe government has budgeted the fertiliser subsidy for current fiscal at Rs 65,971.50 crore, roughly around the same level of Rs 65,974 crore budgeted in 2012-13.