By Ramesh Babu, Thiruvanathapuram
UPDATED ON JAN 16, 2021 04:23 AM IST
The state has earmarked Rs.64 crore for mental health programmes, usually a neglected sector. According to a survey conducted by the state mental health department last year, at least 15% of the youth between 18 and 25 years suffered from depression and other mental health problems.
Hindustan Times, Bengaluru | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON FEB 28, 2020 09:58 PM IST
Yediyurappa said this will help solve the drinking and irrigation needs of the northern part of the state.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Roshan Kishore
UPDATED ON FEB 17, 2020 09:31 AM IST
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.
UPDATED ON FEB 05, 2020 11:10 PM IST
Pavements do not get prioritised in the BMC’s tasks lists perhaps because its movers-and-shakers do not use them
By Arvind Kejriwal
UPDATED ON DEC 01, 2019 06:58 AM IST
Investing directly in the health, education and welfare of our people is no longer a social and moral agenda, it is also a long-term economic agenda.
Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu
UPDATED ON SEP 09, 2019 09:12 PM IST
The Telangana Rashtra Samithi returned to power for a second successive term in December 2018, but the chief minister presented only a vote-on-account budget in February this year on the ground that there was no clarity on devolution of funds from the Centre in view of the Lok Sabha elections.
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Surendra P Gangan
UPDATED ON JUN 19, 2019 11:31 AM IST
The budget 2019-20 has an outlay of ₹600 crore for agriculture universities for research and infrastructure development, besides an increase in budget for irrigation projects to ₹12,597 crore.
Hindustan Times | By Faisal Malik, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON FEB 26, 2019 12:23 AM IST
This brings the supplementary expenditure for the current fiscal to ₹36,055 crore.
Chandigarh | By Navneet Sharma
PUBLISHED ON FEB 18, 2019 11:41 PM IST
Presenting the third budget of the Capt Amarinder Singh-led government, finance minister Manpreet Singh Badal expanded the farm loan waiver scheme to bring landless farm labourers and suicide-hit farmer families under its ambit.
Punjab cabinet mum on Sidhu’s comment on Pulwama attack; stop him from attending functions, suggests minister
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Corrrespondent
UPDATED ON FEB 18, 2019 09:20 AM IST
Sidhu skipped the cabinet meeting organised to discuss the state budget to be presented on Monday.
Hindustan Times, Bengaluru | By Vikram Gopal
UPDATED ON FEB 08, 2019 12:54 PM IST
The clips feature conversations allegedly between BS Yeddyurappa and Sharangouda Kandkur, the son of Janata Dal(Secular) leader Nagangouda Kandkur, who is an MLA from Gurmitkal.
Bengaluru | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON FEB 08, 2019 11:07 AM IST
Making Karnataka’s fluid political situation more slippery, seven MLAs of Congress and three of BJP on Thursday abstained from the Assembly’s Budget Session, fuelling speculation of defection.
New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON FEB 07, 2019 02:50 PM IST
The four MLAs giving the Congress sleepless nights are Ramesh Jharkoholi, Mahesh Kumtahalli, B Nagendra and Umesh Jadhav, who have been skipping meetings despite legislative party leader Siddaramaiah’s repeated notices.
Bengaluru | By Vikram Gopal
UPDATED ON FEB 07, 2019 09:13 AM IST
The four MLAs have refused to bow to the party’s diktat, having already skipped a Congress legislature party meeting last month.
Hindustan Times, Kolkata | By Sumanta Ray Chaudhuri and Snigdhendu Bhattacharya
UPDATED ON FEB 04, 2019 11:07 PM IST
Mamata Banerjee became the first chief minister in the country to hold a cabinet meeting in a traffic police outpost on a pavement in the heart of Kolkata to pass the state budget.
Hindustan Times, Patna | By Anirban Guha Roy, Patna
UPDATED ON JAN 17, 2019 11:25 AM IST
Being an election year, the state government has curtailed the period of the budget session, which will start from February 11 to February 20 with only seven sittings to take place .
Hindustan Times, Dehradun | By Deep Joshi, Dehradun
UPDATED ON JAN 11, 2019 03:03 PM IST
IAccording to an official privy to the budget-making process, the TS Rawat-led BJP government will table the annual budget in the assembly during its 12-day session that starts on February 11.
Iran | By Reuters
UPDATED ON DEC 26, 2018 12:10 AM IST
Hassan Rouhani gave the value of the draft budget at about 4,700 trillion rials for the next Iranian year which starts on March 21, 2019.
UPDATED ON JUL 17, 2018 11:57 PM IST
Karnataka chief minister HD Kumaraswamy broke down in public last Saturday and declared he was being forced to become ‘Vishakanth’, referring to Lord Shiva swallowing poison for the good of the world.
Hindustan Times | By Surendra P Gangan
PUBLISHED ON MAY 02, 2018 12:54 AM IST
The project will help the government in better digital coordination and sharing of crucial information related to criminal case investigations, and will also maintain transparency in the process
By Yamini Aiyar
PUBLISHED ON APR 02, 2018 04:14 PM IST
This failure to have a robust debate about state budgets is likely to cost the country heavily. State budgets are entering a period of deep instability as fiscal deficits are on the rise.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Zia Haq and Moushumi Das Gupta, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAR 24, 2018 07:12 AM IST
Focus will be on key welfare programmes and farm and rural sector schemes in the wake of agrarian distress. Most central programmes originate at the Centre but they are implemented and monitored at the level of the states.