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Economic Survey: Tax forgone helps new industries to come up

While broadly justifying tax breaks meant to promote industries, the survey suggests there may be a case for rationalising some of the tax exemptions

Economic Survey: Tax forgone helps new industries to come up

Economic Survey pushes JAM Trinity for support to poor

The Economic Survey has said that in order to take forward the financial inclusion programme...

Economic Survey pushes JAM Trinity for support to poor

FY15 CAD likely to be 1.3% of GDP; less than 1% in FY16

THE Economic Survey projects the current account deficit (CAD) to decline to 1.3% of GDP for FY15...

FY15 CAD likely to be 1.3% of GDP; less than 1% in FY16

Economic Survey 2014-15: Persistence and creative incrementalism over big bang

Set in the backdrop of improving macro-economic fundamentals and supporting policy environment...

Economic Survey 2014-15: Persistence and creative incrementalism over big bang

Revenue figure may upset Union Budget maths

Fate of Rs 33,000 cr accruing to govt from spectrum auctions hangs in balance after SC restraint order to DoT

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Fret a tad, but it’s R4,000-cr grease for squeaky wheels

Short on wiggle room, the railway minister raises freight rates for most commodities, which is expected to stoke inflationary pressures; investments of R8.5 lakh crore envisaged over five years from m

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Cleanliness, amenities top list as govt says fare enough

The Railway Budget on Thursday spared passengers from a fare hike and instead sought to leverage the Modi government...

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Efficient fuel, power use to drive margins

Indian Railways’ financial commissioner Rajalakshmi Ravikumar explains how the state transporter plans...

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Debt-funded expansion strategy, delayed projects may land railways in woods

If long-tenure debt, with deferred repayment terms, is to anchor the Railways’ future expansion...

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Suresh Prabhu’s Railway Budget pill: Converge private, public tracks

Existing PPP cell in ministry to be revamped to make it ‘more result-oriented’; state governments likely to have greater say in execution of projects

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Better capacity, not wheeling out more trains, Suresh Prabhu’s focus

The rail budget, for the first time in many years, didn’t have any big announcements on new trains or lines...

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Rail Budget’s crux to make Railways self-sustainable

With the rail corridors linking the four metros remaining choked, the national carrier has no alternative...

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Rail Budget: Hand firmly on steering, rail minister keeps it real, avoids populist route

I would’ve been happier if the minister had included the need for evolving a ‘National Railway Policy’, a master framework

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ISB sees 77% increase in offers to date this year

The ongoing integrated rolling placement process at the Indian School of Business (ISB)...

ISB sees 77% increase in offers to date this year

Cabinet nod for $100-bn BRICS bank

In a move that will help India in raising more resources for infrastructure development, the Cabinet...

Cabinet nod for $100-bn BRICS bank

SC to hear spectrum auction cases; stays HC proceedings

The Supreme Court on Wednesday decided to hear all the cases challenging the upcoming spectrum auctions...

SC to hear spectrum auction cases; stays HC proceedings

TRAI amends norm to facilitate pan-India MNP from May 3

Mobile phone users from May 3 will be able to change their telecom operators and retain their numbers...

TRAI amends norm to facilitate pan-India MNP from May 3

Govt working on new ceiling & floor rates for domestic airfares

The civil aviation ministry is working on fixing the floor and the ceiling rate for airfares in the domestic route.

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Transfer pricing twists for the Budget

Clarificatory amendments could be made to provisions relating to reporting and documentation.

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Focus on MSMEs and skilling

The Budget must focus on the growth of the MSME sector for generating employment and on skilling India for improving our global competitiveness.

Focus on MSMEs and skilling

Settling disputes holds the key

A tax policy driven by predictability, simplicity and consistency would be a beacon to the investors, essential for the success of the Make-in-India story.

Settling disputes holds the key

Reviving investments in SEZs

SEZs are crucial for Make-in-India and boosting exports.

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Govt postpones coal block auction on Delhi HC plea

(Schedule III) Auctions to be held from 4th to 8th March. Announcement of qualified bidders for Schedule 3 Coal Blocks on 2nd March. The entire process of auction of Schedule 3 blocks to be completed

Govt postpones coal block auction on Delhi HC plea

Coal scam: Govt files contempt plea against defaulting firms

If these companies pay the penalty, Centre would collect over R5,000 crore

Coal scam: Govt files contempt plea against defaulting firms

Trai slashes carrier charges by 46.1%

The move is unlikely to lead to cut in STD call rates as telcos already charge much lower rates, ranging between 8 paise and 25 paise depending on circles, with metros attracting lower charges owing t

Trai slashes carrier charges by 46.1%

Gujarat budget: social services in focus

In the first regular budget of Anandi Patel government, Gujarat finance minister Saurabh Patel...

Gujarat budget: social services in focus

UP power sector gets Rs 25,764 cr

The Uttar Pradesh chief minister on Tuesday presented a R3.02 lakh crore annual budget, 10.2% more than last fiscal...

UP power sector gets Rs 25,764 cr
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