Delineating the details surrounding the changes he had proposed to bring in transparency in the system of political funding, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said: “the donor and the recipient will get a tax exemption.”
But individuals can give funds by cheque or through digital mode
Uniform benefit of Rs. 12,500 per personfor all other categories of taxpayers
“To deify or demonise demonetisation that is the difficult question the world is asking, to which the survey tries to respond.”
Eminent domain is a colonial doctrine imported by the colonial government to India and retained by the independent Indian state
The welfare challenge lies in providing assistance to needy households to ensure adequate diets without creating conditions in which they opt for inferior diets that are too heavy on cereals
In the government, counterfactuals are a luxury one can’t afford: CEA
The Economic Survey called for a need to set up a government-owned asset reconstruction company, PARA (Public Sector Asset Rehabilitation Agency) in an attempt to resolve India’s twin balance sheet pr
A Universal Basic Income (UBI) will be an efficient substitute for a plethora of existing welfare schemes and subsidies, according to the annual Economic Survey.
The N.K Singh panel had submitted a report on FRBM.
On health and fertility, the Economic Survey has noted signs of “growing regional inequality among the Indian states.”
The eight core industries registered a growth of 5.6% in December 2016 on the back of healthy output recorded by refinery products and steel.
Economic Survey pegs growth at 7.1% based on pre-Nov. 8 data
Redistributive Resource Transfers should be linked to fiscal and governance efforts of the States
Proposed bill aims to double wages of H-1B visa holders
If the UBI is about reducing inequality and poverty, then there are many things the state could do at a fraction of what it would cost
Quantitative tests indicate that the banking system is apparently not even prepared for the withdrawal of 10% of depositors’ funds
The push for digitisation in the wake of demonetisation and the proposal for public sector bank (PSB) consolidation are likely to top the agenda for Gyan Sangam which is the retreat for PSBs, governme
Sluggish private investment was an issue that Finance Minister Patel too had to grapple with
Commission wants cap raised to Rs. 2 lakh per week for candidates in five poll-bound States