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Feb 05, 2015
Subsidy reforms to GAAR: What investors expect from Arun Jaitley in Budget 2015The 2015/16 budget is billed as a "make-or-break" event for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's eight-month-old government.
Jul 11, 2014
Deep disappointment to saffron lipstick: What economists said about Budget 2014We take a look at what economists said across publictions today about Arun Jaitley's Budget 2014.
Jul 10, 2014
Economic Survey: Modi govt makes right noises; Budget 2014 will test its sincerityMost surveys since the mid-nineties have adopted a rather reformist tone, pitching for labour market reforms, fiscal consolidation. Most governments, have not implemented these suggestions. This time could be different
Dec 11, 2013
FM won't compromise on fiscal prudence or on pro-poor policiesIndia will not compromise on fiscal prudence and will contain its fiscal deficit and narrow it to 3 percent of gross domestic product by the fiscal year ending in March 2017, Finance Minister P Chidambaram said on Wednesday.
Apr 10, 2013
It's too soon to celebrate a 'turnaround' in the economyWhile it is true that a cyclical recovery is on the horizon, it is folly to read too much into it - and avoid the painful but necessary structural reforms that have been put off for too long.
Mar 20, 2013
With Food Security Bill, UPA signals it is election-readyThe food security provision has enormous redemptive power for a government that is tottering on the brink of collapse and has a pretty dismal record of governance and corruption to defend as it gears up for early elections.
Mar 01, 2013
Budget 2013 populist or credible? Here are the best argumentsThe day after Budget is more important than Budget day. Simply because it takes us all time to read between the lines of a long speech. Here is a round-up of the best arguments that the experts have made while praising or railing PC's speech.
Feb 28, 2013
Budget 2013 is biggest test of Chidambaram's reformist credentialsThe credibility of Chidambaram's budget would depend on the government's underlying assumptions on growth, asset sales and subsidies.
Feb 27, 2013
Budget 2013: Markets cheer for FM, current account deficit scare remainsFM has already stolen his own thunder by announcing a slew of measures outside the budget. The announcements resulted in the Sensex reaching its all-time high in 2013, after which it has only been consolidating.
Dec 14, 2012
Bitter medicine needed to get back to high growth: FMHinting at some tough measures in the coming days, Finance Minister P Chidambaram today said some "bitter medicine" is necessary to restore the health of the economy and get back to high growth path.