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Does govt want to hike rail ticket in the name of subsidy? Part IV

Watch this special segment and get to know about the new move of govt to realise on the name of subsidy transparency?
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Does govt want to hike rail ticket in the name of subsidy? Part III

Watch this special segment and get to know about the new move of govt to realise on the name of subsidy transparency?
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Does govt want to hike rail ticket in the name of subsidy? Part II

Watch this special segment and get to know about the new move of govt to realise on the name of subsidy transparency?
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Does govt want to hike rail ticket in the name of subsidy?

Watch this special segment and get to know about the new move of govt to realise on the name of subsidy transparency?
To know more watch this full video here.

 LPG users in major cities with income below Rs 10 lakh to furnish income proof for subsidy claim

LPG users in major cities with income below Rs 10 lakh to furnish income proof for subsidy claim

The domestic gas consumers in Tier-I and Tier-II cities which earn less than Rs 10 lakh income in a year will have to furnish income details to their LPG distributors in order to continue receiving subsidy

Government mulling to relax rules for obtaining LPG distributorship?

Government mulling to relax rules for obtaining LPG distributorship?

The ruling governnment is mulling over a plan to distribute 10 crore liquified petrolem gas (LPG) connections in the next 3 years.

'Aadhaar enabled e-KYC can save Rs 10,000 cr over next 5 yrs'

'Aadhaar enabled e-KYC can save Rs 10,000 cr over next 5 yrs'

Aadhaar enabled e-KYC process could save over Rs 10,000 crore for banks and telecom operators over the next five years, says a survey. According to a recent study by MicroSave, a development consulting firm, using Aadhaar enabled e-KYC process for customer acquisition, could be highly beneficial for banks and telecom operators in India.

Sugar mills' cane arrears to fall Rs 1,100 crore on govt subsidy

Sugar industry body ISMA on Wednesday said the millers' cane price liability to farmers would reduce by about Rs 1,100 crore following the government's decision to give direct subsidy of Rs 4.5 per quintal to cane growers.

 

Panel favours cash transfer for kerosene, food subsidy

A government-appointed panel to suggest ways to prune subsidies is in favour of extending the cash transfer scheme to kerosene and food in three years for directly helping beneficiaries.

Speaker to consult parliament canteen committee on subsidy

Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Monday said she will consult canteen committee on the issue of subsidy being given to canteens in parliament.

DNA: Parliament House's canteen gets subsidy worth 14 crore every year

Ignoring the needs of over millions living in poverty and hunger, the parliament house of India gets a subsidy of 14 crores every year for it's canteen. If this amount is spent to feed the needful, wouldn't it bring down the count of the undernourished in the nation?

Centre to give farmers power, seeds subsidy in case rains fail

The government on Friday announced it will offer subsidy on diesel, power and seeds to farmers in case of deficient monsoon affecting crops.

India is now one of the world's fastest growing economies: Jaitley

Terming the one-year performance of Narendra Modi government as more than satisfactory, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said that the government is committed to bring in more reforms in the country.

Jaitley said India is now of the the fast growing economies in the world.

Resume subsidy for poor weavers of HP, J&K and UPA: Congress

Concern over stoppage of subsidy on woollen yarn by the Centre was expressed in Rajya Sabha on Thursday with a Congress member alleging that the step has badly affected the livelihood of weavers in Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmir.

Govt may extend DBT to some other schemes

Government will consider extending Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) of subsidies to some other central schemes and also include food distribution under the scheme, the Lok Sabha was told Friday.

Fert Min seeks additional Rs 30,000 cr to clear subsidy arrears

Fertiliser Ministry has sought additional funds to clear the subsidy arrears of fertiliser manufacturers estimated at over Rs 30,000 crore, in the upcoming budget for the next fiscal.

Challenges and ramifications of AAP's Delhi win

If the government fulfils these promises only by doling out funds from its exchequer, then it will be merely a political and populist stunt, which will not be very different from those made by different political parties in the last 67 years of Independence.

Will BJP shift its focus back on basic governance post Delhi rout?

In a big democracy like India, which hosts huge diversity both on social and economic front, there has always been a chance of conflict of interests.

India Ratings pegs fertiliser subsidy for FY16 at Rs 71,000 cr

Fertiliser subsidy for FY16 is expected to increase to about Rs 71,000 crore from around Rs 65,000 crore in FY15, says a report by India Ratings & Research (Ind-Ra).

ONGC disinvestment unlikely this fiscal

The disinvestment of 5 percent stake in state-run ONGC appears unlikely this fiscal as the liquidity situation in the market is under stress after recent mega share sales while the subsidy issue remains unresolved.