PM Narendra Modi may not be very successful in convincing the non-NDA parties to support his government’s reform agenda, he appears to be doing extremely well in promoting mutual interests at the international level.
National Statistical Commission chairman Pronab Sen says that the government should aggressively tap the National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme to provide income support to farmers in case of a deficient monsoon.
Expect travelling in a Tata or a Reliance super fast train from Delhi to Mumbai in a few years time once the government decides to implement the Bibek Debroy committee’s report on railways restructuring.
In the 1990s, the SEBs’ situation had become precarious. Then it was decided at the NDC to constitute a committee which recommended that tariff setting should be apolitical and should be done by an independent authority.