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Monday, Feb 17, 2020

Finance commission

Feb 17, 2020 04:40
In this year’s Budget, the Revised Estimate (RE) figure for 2019-20 under this head is Rs 6.6 lakh crore, only 77% of the promise made in the Interim Budget. read more
Feb 05, 2020 17:16
The chief minister said since the Centre had cited the observations of 14th finance commission for denying special category status to AP, the state government had made a fresh request with the 15th finance commission for the same. read more
Feb 02, 2020 19:43
There are questions about fiscal deficit, tax reforms and expenditure management read more
Feb 02, 2020 00:52
The 14th Finance Commission had recommended a 42% share for states in the divisible pool of taxes. read more
Nov 19, 2019 22:38
The Finance Commission was likely to reject the power ministry’s spending proposal, according to the ministry official, who is not authorised to speak to media and so did not wish to be identified. read more
Oct 23, 2019 03:45
Uttar Pradesh’s debt burden is 29.8% of the GSDP, according to the Uttar Pradesh Budget Documents 2019-20. read more
Oct 09, 2019 18:30
The dilemma is that states which need resources most are the least efficient. There’s a way out read more
Aug 28, 2019 17:35
On many development parameters, India appears to be almost like a continent, with different states at vastly different stages of development. read more
Jul 28, 2019 21:20
The 15th Finance Commission, headed by Chairman NK Singh along with its members and senior officials were on a three-day visit to Chhattisgarh from July 23 to July 25. The team met senior officials of the Chhattisgarh administration and also CM Bhupesh... read more
Jul 18, 2019 21:49
Kejriwal requested Shah and Sitharaman to look into the matter personally and “provide additional terms of reference to the 15th Finance Commission to enable” it to recommend the legitimate shares of Delhi in central taxes. read more
Jul 12, 2019 05:31
A week after her and the second Narendra Modi-led government’s first budget, finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman sat down with Hindustan Times to discuss the budget’s vision for growth. read more
Jul 02, 2019 20:16
Even as state governments complained about the centralising nature of the Planning Commission, the commission provided an institutional platform through which states could dialogue (and complain) with the Centre. The challenge for the new Modi government... read more
May 21, 2019 19:04
By raking up the special category status, Nitish Kumar has signalled that the JD (U) was keeping its gun powder dry for leveraging the issue during assembly elections next year. read more
May 09, 2019 15:42
JD (U)’s general secretary KC Tyagi, while talking to a new agency, asked the voters of Bihar to give the party at least 15 or more MPs and it would raise the issue of special status once again. read more
May 09, 2019 15:32
Several eminent economists, RBI officials have met members of the Finance Commission who are on a two-day visit to Mumbai. Quality of budgeting, revision of methodology towards counting of GDP by the Centre were other concerns raised by the economis... read more