Election Promises

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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has no leeway to offer any big surprises in Budget 2019, says economists
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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has no leeway to offer any big surprises in Budget 2019, says economists

Investors and the market should not expect any big surprises from the first Budget by the first woman finance minister today

Rahul Gandhi's promise on ease of doing business is election rhetoric at best; implementation is key, say industry experts
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Rahul Gandhi's promise on ease of doing business is election rhetoric at best; implementation is key, say industry experts

The industry is in a wait-and-watch mood. “It is election time, after all. Let’s see what comes after the dust of the elections settle down and a government is voted to power,” they said

TRS govt in Telangana will fulfil its pre-poll promises: CM K Chandrasekhar Rao
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TRS govt in Telangana will fulfil its pre-poll promises: CM K Chandrasekhar Rao

The Telangana government would fulfil its pre-poll promises like provision of land for SCs and also implement various welfare programmes.

What we learned from Jaitley's budget: Pre poll promises are hard to keep
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What we learned from Jaitley's budget: Pre poll promises are hard to keep

The expectation was largely irrational to begin with. Many wanted whatever he and his party promised during its long election campaign to be reflected in the budget.

Reality check: AAP's free water to cost Delhi Rs 340 crore a year
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Reality check: AAP's free water to cost Delhi Rs 340 crore a year

Free water and cheap electricity are fine as election promises, but if implemented it would be a completely unmanageable cost.