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NDA-II has been more like UPA, and less like NDA-I

The Modi govt has been markedly different from the Vajpayee govt, and largely followed the UPA template in its spending patterns

3 min read4 Feb 2019
Opinion

Opinion | Impending hazards: The case of farm loan waivers

Economic theory suggests that waiving debts via plans like ADWDRS will not solve the problem

4 min read4 Jan 2019
Politics

AgustaWestland VVIP chopper scam: Christian Michel sent to 10-day judicial custody

The CBI had on 11 December sought a specimen of Michel's handwriting to examine the letters with references to 'AP' and 'fam'

1 min read20 Dec 2018
Politics

NITI Aayog role in new GDP figures questioned

CSO didn't follow usual method of data release, says NSC chairman

2 min read29 Nov 2018
Politics

Finance ministry keeps lid on black money reports

The finance ministry refuses to share copy of three reports on the quantum of black money held by Indians inside the country and abroad, saying its disclosure would cause a breach of privilege of Parliament

2 min read23 Jul 2018
Politics

Narendra Modi says Congress tradition of vote-bank politics fading

Narendra Modi said the urban population kept rising but no attention was paid to amenities by the previous regimes

2 min read23 Jun 2018
Companies

Air India delays salaries for third month in a row

The airline management has also not communicated to the staff as to when the salaries for the month of May will be paid, people aware of the matter said

1 min read6 Jun 2018
Industry

Nine PSU banks under PCA submit recovery plan to govt

Nine PSU banks, which are currently under RBI watch for poor financial health, have submitted a 2-year recovery plan to the govt entailing stake sale in subsidiaries and reduction of corporate loan book

1 min read1 Jun 2018
Politics

Narendra Modi affirms his govt’s commitment against corruption

Narendra Modi today affirmed his govt's commitment against corruption and said the nation had moved from black money to people's money and misrule to good governance in the last four years

4 min read26 May 2018
Politics

Farm distress and unemployment likely key poll plank for Congress in 2019

Congress indicates that farm distress and unemployment are going to be the two key issues which it is likely to raise in the crucial Lok Sabha polls next year

2 min read17 Mar 2018
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The Union Budget contains details about the estimated receipts and the expenditure of the government for a particular fiscal year. The Budget is allotted for the upcoming fiscal year, which runs from 1st April to 31st March of the next year. Here is a quick guide on how the Union Budget is prepared

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