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Feb 19, 2018
NITI Aayog's new monitoring framework a game changer for ministries, says expenditure secretaryThere is some monitoring of large infrastructure projects, but that happens with a lag.
Apr 25, 2017
Many LPG consumers back in subsidy net: Will Modi's call to give up food subsidies appeal to more Indians?Clearly, the “Give-it-up” appeal by PM Modi is slowly losing its charm – if prices rise further, more people could opt back for the subsidized cooking gas cylinder
Feb 01, 2017
Budget 2017: Subsidy bill to jump over 3% at Rs 2.4 lakh cr in 2017-18The government has earmarked Rs 1,45,338.60 crore for food subsidy in the next fiscal as against Rs 1,35,172.96 crore in the revised estimate of this fiscal
Oct 25, 2013
FM's plan to meet target: Rollover $15 billion subsidyBy rolling over some costs, Chidambaram can tell voters in the run up to the elections, which must be held by May, that the government met its deficit target.But equally, he will be shackling the next government with costs that could blunt its ability to stimulate an economic recovery.
Feb 28, 2013
Union Budget 2013: High crude prices push up subsidy billEven as Finance Minister pulls out all the stops to narrow high fiscal deficit, the subsidy bill will overshoot the target of Rs 1.79 lakh crore in this financial year due to higher crude oil prices.
May 25, 2012
Note to UPA: After petrol, why no diesel hike?For a government desperate to cut its weighty subsidy bill, allowing petrol prices to be hiked and then backing off on doing the same with diesel is, to put it mildly, going in the wrong direction.