Govt seeks Parliament's nod for Rs 11,166 crore additional expenditure

Govt seeks Parliament's nod for Rs 11,166 crore additional expenditure

The first batch of supplementary demands for grants for 2017-18 include 61 grants and 3 appropriations, according to the supplementary demands for grants.

Jul 26, 2017, 13:25 PM IST
Earning more money can help you shun loneliness in life – Here’s how

Earning more money can help you shun loneliness in life – Here’s how

The findings showed that having a good job in mid adulthood safeguards against loneliness life phase.

May 13, 2016, 13:27 PM IST
Fiscal deficit hits 68% of Budget estimate in first half

Fiscal deficit hits 68% of Budget estimate in first half

The fiscal deficit is the gap between expenditure and revenue.

Oct 30, 2015, 19:01 PM IST

Odisha plans Rs 50 cr expenditure to reduce maternal mortality

 A day after laying foundation for a new medical college in tribal dominated Mayurbhanj district, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today said a special scheme will be launched to reduce MMR and IMR in Odisha.

May 19, 2015, 16:56 PM IST

Over Rs 6 lakh crore needed to clean Ganga: Experts

A capital expenditure of over Rs.600,000 crore (approx $100 bn) is needed to cleanse river Ganga of the sewage, industrial effluents and solid waste that is thrown into the river, say experts.

May 08, 2015, 18:43 PM IST

BPCL raises $500 mn to fund capital expenditure

State-owned Bharat Petroleum Corp Ltd (BPCL) Thursday said it has raised USD 500 million through fixed rate unsecured notes to fund its capital expenditure.

Apr 30, 2015, 17:32 PM IST

EC suggests ceiling on expenditure by parties during elections

Like individuals, there should be a ceiling on expenditure made by political parties during polls, says an Election Commission draft document based on the 'general agreement' among participants who were part of a recent consultation on electoral reforms.

Apr 16, 2015, 21:44 PM IST
Patience and foresight can help you save money

Patience and foresight can help you save money

People who find it hard to save money are often impatient and do not think about the long-term consequences of spending money, suggests a new research.

Apr 02, 2015, 08:30 AM IST

Opposition criticises Goa govt's expenses on tourism events

The Opposition members in Goa Assembly Tuesday criticised the state tourism department for huge expenditure on its foreign and domestic events, without conducting a pre-audit of the expenses.

Mar 24, 2015, 14:13 PM IST

Meghalaya govt imposes 20% cut on non-plan expenditure

 Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma on Friday said his government has affected 20 per cent cut in non-plan expenditure as an initiatives to address the revenue gap arising out of the National Green Tribunal's (NGT) ban on mining and transportation of coal.

Mar 13, 2015, 18:45 PM IST

Fiscal deficit at 90% of Budget Estimates in end Oct

Net tax receipts in the first seven months (April-October) of the current fiscal stood at over Rs 3.68 lakh crore, or 37.7 per cent of the BE

Nov 28, 2014, 16:10 PM IST

Rajiv Mehrishi designated as Finance Secretary

The Finance Ministry has four secretaries - Economic Affairs, Expenditure, Revenue and Financial Services.

Nov 11, 2014, 14:05 PM IST

Modi`s election expenditure in Vadodara stood at Rs 50 lakh

Prime Minister Narendra Modi incurred a total poll expenditure of a little over Rs 50 lakh in Vadodara, one of the two Lok Sabha seats from where he contested and won.

Jun 15, 2014, 00:05 AM IST

India must increase expenditure on health: Experts

Experts Thursday sought increased spending by the Indian government on health services to the citizens while reducing financial burden on individuals paying out of their pockets.

May 09, 2014, 09:34 AM IST

Rs 5000 cr to be spent on upcoming polls

India will spend over Rs 5,000 crore on the upcoming Lok Sabha polls, with around Rs 10 crore estimated to be spent on each constituency on an average, the Election Commission said today.

Mar 26, 2014, 21:17 PM IST

10 Commandments To Manage Your Money

Financial advisor Gaurav Mashruwala offers advice on growing a money tree

Jul 16, 2013, 09:59 AM IST

President calls for increasing expenditure on research

India spends only 0.9 percent of its GDP on research and development, which is much below China, Britain and Israel, and needs to step up expenditure on this front, President Pranab Mukherjee said Saturday.

May 11, 2013, 18:57 PM IST

MLA LAD fund: No proof for Rs 404.76 cr expenditure?

There was no utilisation certificate for expenditure of over Rs 400 crore by various government civic agencies between 2008-11 under MLA LAD scheme.

Nov 25, 2012, 10:07 AM IST

Rs 6.32 crore spent by Nanavati Commission so far

The total expenditure of the
Nanavati Commission, probing the 2002 riots, from its
inception in March 2002 till Oct end 2011, has been Rs
6.32 crore.

Nov 01, 2011, 22:19 PM IST

BJP mum on expenditure of Advani`s yatra

The BJP announced details of
its senior leader L K Advani`s 38-day yatra beginning on
October 11.

Oct 05, 2011, 22:33 PM IST