Public finance

Food security legislation will hike fiscal deficit: FICCI

Implementation of food security legislation will impose pressure on public finances and push up the fiscal deficit to 5 percent of the Gross Domestic Product in the current financial year, said a Ficci report.

Jul 21, 2013, 13:23 PM IST

Public finance watchdog says UK needs immigrants

The David Cameron government, which has vowed to reduce immigration from non-EU countries like India, has found itself in a piquant situation.

Jul 13, 2012, 21:01 PM IST