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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

CAG flays Maya for extra expenditure on memorials

The Comptroller and Auditor General
has slammed Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati for
incurring an "extra" expenditure of Rs 66 crore on her two
dream projects - B R Ambedkar and Kanshi Ram memorials here.

NCERT pulled up by CAG for extra expenditure

The CAG on Friday hauled up the
National Council of Education Research and Training (NCERT)
for incurring an extra expenditure of over Rs one crore due to
non-disposal of obsolete books within the stipulated time.

USD 1 bn to modernise India’s internal security

India will be spending a whopping USD one billion on internal security modernisation, a senior government official today but the industry sought concrete budgetary figures in this regard.

1,500cr spent on Yamuna but no results: Khurana

Former Delhi Chief Minister
Madan Lal Khurana on Tuesday alleged that more than Rs 1,500 crore
had been spent on Yamuna by the city government but there were
no tangible results.

`Candidates to spend at least Rs 500 crore in Kerala polls`

More than Rs 500 crore will be the barest minimum to be spent on election expenses by candidates of the three major fronts in the April 13th Kerala polls, an expert said.

Expenditure limits for panchayat election set

The limit for a member of panchayat is Rs 5,000, for the
Pradhan of Gram Panchyat, the limit would be Rs 25,000.

Pak`s annual Defence expenditure may balloon to Rs 580 bn

Pakistan`s annual expenditure
could cross the budgeted allocation of Rs 442 billion and
balloon to Rs 580 billion, according to a media report.

Parliament adjournment cost till now: Rs 63 Cr

Barring the first day of the ongoing winter session that began Nov 9, the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha have not functioned normally for even one full day to transact legislative business.

Top Pak officials reluctant to disclose ISI`s expenditure

Top Pakistani officials are
refusing to disclose how and on what the country`s powerful
spy agency ISI spent a whopping Rs 5.55 billion allocated to
it during 2007-08.

Special committees to monitor poll expenditure of nominees

In an effort to curb "money
power" in elections, poll authorities in Andhra Pradesh have
constituted special committees to monitor the expenditure of
candidates on a daily basis in the bypolls to 12 assembly

Commonwealth Games 2010 expense is Rs 10,000 crore: Verma

Laying to rest speculation that the Commonwealth Games (CWG) 2010 budget has overshot, CWG Director General V K Verma said that the entire estimated cost of the games was Rs 10,000-crore.

Centre asked to meet expenditure of CPMF deployment

Chhattisgarh government on Sunday
asked the Centre to provide funds to meet expenditure incurred
towards deployment of central para-military forces (CPMF) in
the state to fight Naxalism.

Karnataka increases temple expenditure grants

Karnataka Government has decided to provide Rs 6,000 each as annual grants to 3,600 temples in the state to enable priests meet daily pooja expenses, minister for Religious Endowments and Home Dr VS Acharya said here on Wednesday.