It's almost impossible to take out 13% of Budget for NYAY, no road map to arrange fund for scheme: Arvind Panagariya
Earlier, Panagariya had said the implementation of the NYAY scheme not only poses a "fiscal challenge" to India's economy but also has a "serious incentive problem"
EC notice to Rajiv Kumar over comments targeting Congress: NITI Aayog vice-chairman seeks time till 5 April to respond
Rajiv Kumar had tweeted, saying, 'the proposed income guarantee scheme fails the economics test, fiscal discipline test and execution test.'
Rahul Gandhi's NYAY a test on fiscal prudence: Economy must be strong enough to bear pressure of Rs 3.6 lakh cr
If one is in principle okay with a universal basic income approach, then this scheme of minimum income guarantee is a modification of the same where the beneficiaries are not universal but a targeted section.
Daily Bulletin: BJP calls Rahul's income guarantee a 'bluff'; Nirmohi Akhara seeks expansion of mediation panel; day's top stories
Today's top stories: BJP leader Arun Jaitley has called Rahul Gandhi's minimum income guarantee scheme promise a bluff; the EC has released a report which records the seizure of Rs 540 crore since the election dates were announced; the Nirmohi Akhara has asked for two SC judges to be included in the Ayodhya mediation; and more.
Rahul Gandhi said govt waived loans worth crores to industrialists but promised just Rs 3.50 a day to farmers
Rahul Gandhi hit out at the Narendra Modi government, saying that while it waived loans worth Rs 3.5 lakh crore of select industrialists, it promised just Rs 3.50 per day to farmers.
Minimum income schemes for poor: Both Congress and BJP are doing it wrong; freebies won't cure poverty
The implementation of any basic income or bare minimum economic support is possible only through the informal sector participation
Already started preparations for minimum income guarantee as promised by Rahul Gandhi, says Ashok Gehlot
Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot on Tuesday said he has already started preparations about the scheme. Gehlot said that the country is capable of providing such a guarantee to its citizens.
Mayawati takes a swipe at Rahul Gandhi's minimum income promise before Lok Sabha polls, calls it 'cruel joke'
Rahul had on Monday said his party would ensure minimum income guarantee for every poor in the country if it returns to power after Lok Sabha polls due in April-May.
Rahul Gandhi's minimum income pledge: Congress looks to checkmate BJP by changing narrative ahead of LS polls
The Congress scored over its rival by setting an agenda around its poll promise and forcing the BJP to respond.
Rahul Gandhi's minimum income guarantee scheme based on idea of Universal Basic Income: The concept and its feasibility
A Universal Basic Income scheme involves paying all citizens a certain monthly sum unconditionally, regardless of whether they work and how much they earn.