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Feb 09, 2019
Book by first-time author spells out seven strategic advantages that can steer India to wealthOn reading Game India, one realises that part of the reason for India’s unsteady move towards economic rediscovery is its inability to focus on one of its inherent strengths—its people
Jan 24, 2019
Budget 2019: Govt to spend 6.5% more on food subsidies in FY20; hike may not be adequate to cover cost of food welfare programmeThe government is set to earmark about 1.8 trillion rupees ($25.28 billion) for food subsidies next fiscal year
Jan 16, 2019
Budget 2019: Arun Jaitley’s calculations have gone awry because of a huge shortfall in GST collectionsAt the current rate, the gap in the actual central GST earned and the central GST that the government hoped that it would earn, will be close to Rs 1,50,000 crore.
Nov 08, 2018
Note ban anniversary: Why India needs another round of demonetisation to weed out black moneyPrime Minister Narendra Modi can take heart from the fact that the biggest reveler in cash, the real estate industry has been humbled
Sep 20, 2018
The Great Indian NPA Mess: Banks, govt and industrialists worked together to kick bad loans can down the roadWe now have one big problem which the Narendra Modi government is trying to postpone further by merging different public sector banks. The trouble is bringing two rotten eggs together is only going to lead to another rotten egg
Aug 07, 2018
Parliamentary panel asks government to contain rising food subsidy billThe food subsidy is estimated to be Rs 1,38,123 crore in the 2018-19 fiscal as against the actual expenditure of Rs 1,04,901 crore in 2017-18.
Jul 04, 2018
Narendra Modi govt approves hike in MSP for Kharif crops; support price for paddy up by Rs 200 a quintalThe government has hiked the MSP of paddy (common variety) by Rs 200 per quintal
Aug 04, 2017
CAG report on Food Corporation reveals loaders' use of proxy labour to earn lakhs continues unabatedCAG report says FCI unnecessarily spent Rs 237.65 cr due to non-rationalisation of labour, deployment of costlier labour at depots and non-pooling of labour
Jul 15, 2016
Kashmir Unrest: Food ministry to distribute advance three-month rationsIn the wake of "acute food shortage" in violence-hit Jammu and Kashmir, the Union Food Ministry on Friday assured the state authorities that it will provide advance three-month rations for public distribution in the valley.
Jul 11, 2016
Lakhpati loaders no more: FCI to deploy contract workers to trim wage billAs of now, the corporation spends Rs 1800 crore annually on departmental workers alone