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Feb 27, 2019
Cabinet likely to clear Rs 10,000 cr FAME II scheme for promotion of electric, hybrid vehicles tomorrowThe Union Cabinet is likely to clear on Thursday a Rs 10,000-crore programme under the FAME-II scheme for promotion of electric and hybrid vehicles
Feb 20, 2019
Tata Motors bets big on electric buses as firm bags order for 255 units from various states; to supply 80 e-vehicles to Bengal govtTata Motors manufactures electric buses at its Dharwad facility in Karnataka with an initial capacity of producing 125 units a month, which can be ramped up to 200, the official said.
Feb 01, 2019
Budget 2019: Piyush Goyal announces 12 crore bonanza for distressed farmers, govt to give Rs 6,000 per year to buy inputsThe Centre announced direct income support of Rs 6,000 per year to farmers holding cultivable land up to two hectare, a move that would benefit 12 crore farmers and cost the exchequer Rs 75,000 crore annually
Jan 24, 2019
Govt unlikely to get into a twist over budget propriety by replacing fertiliser subsidy with cash transfersThis year’s budgeted fertiliser subsidy is Rs 70,079 crore. So there will be a change in the form of expenditure, but not of substance.
Jan 14, 2019
India likely to overshoot fertilizer aid bill by Rs 30,000 cr on settling old dues; banks may chip in: ReportSince the ministry of finance denied extra money to the ministry of chemicals and fertilizers for this year, the government is considering a “special banking arrangement” for local fertilizer companies.
Jan 10, 2019
Suresh Prabhu says govt considering transport subsidy to states for promoting agriculture exportsThe government is considering providing a transport subsidy to states for promoting agriculture exports, Commerce Minister Suresh Prabhu said on Thursday
Jan 02, 2019
Oil firms not to recoup losses arising from Re 1/litre subsidy on petrol, diesel; suffer losses of about Rs 4,500 crPetrol prices, which have been on a decline since 18 October except for one day, are at their lowest level in almost 13 months.
Nov 29, 2018
India rejects US charge of subsidising cotton beyond WTO limits; says support extended to protect poor farmersThe US has alleged that India was providing substantial market price support for cotton well in excess of India's WTO spending limits
Nov 23, 2018
Govt to give 5% subsidy for non-basmati rice exports for four months; move to help keep local prices steadyThe government will give a subsidy of 5 percent for non-basmati rice exports for the four months to 25 March, 2019, the trade ministry said in the order dated 22 November.
Oct 15, 2018
Fuel price hike: Diesel rates rise again by eight paise to Rs 75.46 per litre in Delhi; wipes out benefit of excise duty cutDiesel price rose for the 10th consecutive day Monday to wipe out all of the Rs 2.50 per litre cut in rates announced earlier this month through excise duty cut and oil company subsidy.