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Sep 27, 2018
Govt hikes customs duty on 19 items: Import curbs not to have major impact on widening current account deficitThe move to penalize imports of “non-essential” items may not be enough for India’s external trade woes to be addressed since external factors and rising oil prices are likely to continue to exert pressure
Sep 26, 2018
Govt finances show improvement in August with fiscal deficit at 94.7 percent of budget estimateIn actual terms, the fiscal deficit or gap between the total expenditure and receipts was Rs 5.91 lakh crore in the first five months period of 2018-19 financial year
Jun 06, 2018
In Mandsaur, Rahul Gandhi hopes to raise demand for MSP at farmers' rally, but agrarian distress is systemicTo protest against Modi's 'anti-farmer policies', Congress chief Rahul Gandhi is in Madhya Pradesh's Mandsaur to participate in the ongoing farmers agitation. In a tweet on 2 May, Rahul wrote about the Centre's failure to address farmer’s concerns.
Mar 25, 2018
In 42nd Mann ki Baat, Narendra Modi bats for 'fit, healthy India', promises MSP for crops at one-and-half of costAddressing the nation in his 42nd Mann ki Baat, Prime Minister Narendra Modi advocated for a "Fit India" movement, encouraging youngsters to take part in it.
Mar 16, 2018
Lok Sabha clearing Finance Bill without debate an abdication of democratic responsibility by BJP, OppositionCrucial Lok Sabha business like the Finance Bill, that ought to take at least a few days of considered debate, was done and dusted in just about 46 minutes.
Mar 08, 2018
Chandrababu Naidu makes BJP look bad over special status row, but gambit may only pay off if Andhra buys sob storyWITh TDP's exit from the NDA govt over special status for Andhra Pradesh, Chandrababu Naidu has not only made BJP look bad, he also ensured that YSR Congress cannot think of allying with BJP now
Mar 01, 2018
India economy: Govt indicates it will not cut expenditure in the wake of higher fiscal deficit numbersFiscal deficit has touched Rs 6.77 lakh crore at the end of January 2018, 113.7 percent of the target for the year, on account of higher expenditure.
Feb 19, 2018
Karnataka polls: Siddaramaiah’s 'pork-barrel' politics could propel him to victory if BJP doesn't inspire publicSiddaramaiah doesn’t believe that populism should come only just before polls. In fact, he has been in election mode almost ever since he took over as chief minister in 2013.
Feb 17, 2018
With one eye on upcoming Karnataka polls, Siddaramaiah unveils Budget with focus on agriculture, healthcareKarnataka chief minister Siddaramaiah has clearly taken a leaf out of the Centre's book, even though he accused the BJP-led government of presenting a Union Budget that focused on the upcoming elections
Feb 10, 2018
BJP says Centre committed to Andhra Pradesh's development, asks ally TDP to sort out issues with govt 'amicably'BJP dismissed as "propaganda" claims that Centre has not done much for Andhra Pradesh's development, and asked TDP to sort out its issues with govt amicably