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Budget 2018: Arun Jaitley has a tightrope walk ahead; here are FM's top 10 challenges
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Budget 2018: Arun Jaitley has a tightrope walk ahead; here are FM's top 10 challenges

Fiscal constraints limit Arun Jaitley's manoeuvrability in delivering the budget dressed up for the elections.

Less scope for RBI to cut interest rate with growth picking up, inflation hardening: CEA Arvind Subramanian
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Less scope for RBI to cut interest rate with growth picking up, inflation hardening: CEA Arvind Subramanian

The RBI, which is slated to announce the next monetary policy review on 7 February, has maintained status quo on interest rate since August last year

Economic Survey 2018: Make in India 2.0 to focus on 10 champion sectors to spur manufacturing, job creation
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Economic Survey 2018: Make in India 2.0 to focus on 10 champion sectors to spur manufacturing, job creation

Make in India programme was launched on 25 September, 2014 with an aim to make India a global hub for manufacturing

Economic Survey 2018 reveals low tax collections at panchayat level are challenge to fiscal federalism
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Economic Survey 2018 reveals low tax collections at panchayat level are challenge to fiscal federalism

Economic Survey says panchayats received 95 percent of their revenues from devolved funds from centre/state, while generating only 5 percent from own resources

Experts on Economic Survey 2018: GDP may bounce back to 7-7.5% next year, but there are hurdles on the way
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Experts on Economic Survey 2018: GDP may bounce back to 7-7.5% next year, but there are hurdles on the way

The annual survey was released ahead of the government’s annual Budget statement, due to be presented by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday.

India's meta-preference for sons led to 21 million unwanted girls, says 'pink' Economic Survey: Punjab, Haryana worst offenders
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India's meta-preference for sons led to 21 million unwanted girls, says 'pink' Economic Survey: Punjab, Haryana worst offenders

The pink-coloured Economic Survey observed that the adverse sex ratio of females to males has led to 63 million "missing" women.

Economic Survey 2018: India expects to regain pole position as fastest-growing major economy
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Economic Survey 2018: India expects to regain pole position as fastest-growing major economy

The survey cautioned that persistently high oil prices remained a key risk for a country that relies on imports for much of its fuel needs.

Economic Survey 2018: It is confirmed; this bull market has seen lower number of bakras
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Economic Survey 2018: It is confirmed; this bull market has seen lower number of bakras

The good thing is that during this bull run, the proportion of bakras given the increased size of the Indian economy, has been lower than was the case in 2007-2008.

Economic Survey 2018: Did CEA Subramanian just signal that govt will miss fiscal roadmap?
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Economic Survey 2018: Did CEA Subramanian just signal that govt will miss fiscal roadmap?

What may perhaps disturb even those who felt a slight slippage this year is warranted is the Survey’s prognosis for the next fiscal – the return to the fiscal straight and narrow may not happen.

Economic Survey: Rahul Gandhi slams govt over GDP, job creation numbers, takes jibe at 'acche din' slogan
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Economic Survey: Rahul Gandhi slams govt over GDP, job creation numbers, takes jibe at 'acche din' slogan

Congress President Rahul Gandhi took a swipe at the Modi government after the Economic Survey was released, saying 'Acche Din' are here, except for "minor hiccups" such as a decrease in the growth of GDP, agriculture and job creation

RBI may hold repo rate in Feb as growth picks up, inflation on upward move, says Arvind Subramanian
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RBI may hold repo rate in Feb as growth picks up, inflation on upward move, says Arvind Subramanian

Retail inflation, based on Consumer Price Index (CPI) was 4.88 percent in November and in December 2015 it was 3.41 percent

Rising NPAs cut banks' lending to real estate sector to 17% in 2016 from 68% in 2013: Economic Survey
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Rising NPAs cut banks' lending to real estate sector to 17% in 2016 from 68% in 2013: Economic Survey

Economic Survey says PE funds and financial institutions such as pension funds and sovereign wealth funds have replaced banks as largest source of real estate sector

Economic Survey mentions Sunny Deol's famous dialogue from 'Damini' to highlight ease of doing business hurdles
Business

Economic Survey mentions Sunny Deol's famous dialogue from 'Damini' to highlight ease of doing business hurdles

Economic Services next frontier on ease of doing business is addressing pendency, delays and backlogs in the appellate and judicial arenas

Household savings coming into bank deposits, life insurance funds and shares increased manifold: Economic Survey
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Household savings coming into bank deposits, life insurance funds and shares increased manifold: Economic Survey

Economic Survey says mutual funds witnessed an inflow of over Rs 2.53 lakh crore savings in April-October period of current fiscal

Economic Survey: Jaitley should ignore Subramanian’s advice, go for a radical and reformist Budget
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Economic Survey: Jaitley should ignore Subramanian’s advice, go for a radical and reformist Budget

The Economic Survey has a very positive outlook on the economy and observes that there is a large increase in the indirect tax collections and has projected growth for next year at 7-7.5%.

Economic Survey says India needs $ 4.5 trn to build infrastructure by 2040; can garner $3.9 trn funds itself
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Economic Survey says India needs $ 4.5 trn to build infrastructure by 2040; can garner $3.9 trn funds itself

Economic Survey attributes collapse of Public Private Partnership as reason for massive underinvestment in the infrastructure sector

Economic Survey: India can leapfrog on growth in services sector, not manufacturing
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Economic Survey: India can leapfrog on growth in services sector, not manufacturing

While 7.5 percent looks achievable it is more likely to be services-driven for at least two more years before investment revives.

Economic Survey says demonetisation added more number of taxpayers, caused bigger household savings
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Economic Survey says demonetisation added more number of taxpayers, caused bigger household savings

As per Economic Survey analysis, new filers reported an average income, in many cases, close to income tax threshold of Rs 2.5 lakh

Jobs, agriculture sector to get big push in Budget 2018, hints Economic Survey; pegs GDP at 6.75% this year: 10 points
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Jobs, agriculture sector to get big push in Budget 2018, hints Economic Survey; pegs GDP at 6.75% this year: 10 points

Economic Survey says GDP growth has averaged 7.3 percent from 2014-15 to 2017-18, which is highest among major economies of the world

Budget Session 2018: President Ram Nath Kovind stresses on farmer, minority welfare in address to Parliament
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Budget Session 2018: President Ram Nath Kovind stresses on farmer, minority welfare in address to Parliament

Delivering his maiden address to the joint sitting of both Houses of Parliament, Kovind said that the Modi government will do everything to empower the minorities