Kirthi Rao
The current deputy chairman of the Planning Commission, Montek Singh Ahluwalia. Photo: Mint<br /> (Mint)

Five-year Plans down the years

1 min read . 14 Mar 2013
The government envisages adoption of a target to move major subsidies and major beneficiary payments to a cash basis linked to Aadhar by the end of the 12th Plan period. Photo: Priyanka Parashar/Mint<br /> (Priyanka Parashar/Mint)
Coal demand is expected to grow from 649 mtpa to 730 mtpa in 2016-17, with the projected local availability at 550 mtpa in that year. Photo: Sam Panthaky/AFP<br /> (Sam Panthaky/AFP)
Onno Ruhl<br /> (Onno Ruhl)

World Bank announces new India head

1 min read . 10 Sep 2012
<br />A file photo of the World Bank headquarters in Washington, DC. Photo: AFP/Tim Sloan<br />

World Bank announces new India head

1 min read . 10 Sep 2012