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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

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

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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.

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.

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.

Use rural banks, post offices for cooking gas subsidy, Modi urged

In a letter to Modi, text of which was released to the media here, the chief minister said: "In remote and rural areas, people may find it difficult to access nationalised bank branches."

GAIL's subsidiary BCPL seeks over Rs 12,000 crore subsidy

GAIL-promoted BCPL, which is setting up a petrochemical project 'Assam Gas Cracker Project', has sought subsidy of more than Rs 12,000 crore on account of feedstock and revenue for a period of more than 10 years after it starts operating.

Arun Jaitley for rationalising subsidies

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said the ballooning subsidy bill needs to be lowered by rationalising the dole-outs.

Govt directs ONGC to pay record Rs 56,384 cr in subsidy

The government has ordered ONGC to pay a record Rs 56,384 crore in subsidy to help state-owned fuel retailers cover part of the losses they incurred.

Govt pegs subsidy bill marginally higher at Rs 2,46,397 cr

As government seeks to roll out the food law, Finance Minister P Chidambaram Monday sought to raise total subsidies on fuel, food and fertilisers marginally to over Rs 2.46 lakh crore in the 2014-15 fiscal.

Govt to give Rs 25,000 crore additional fuel subsidy

The government will pay Rs 25,000 crore additional cash subsidy to state-owned fuel retailers to cover for the revenue they lost on selling auto and cooking fuel below cost this fiscal.

Economic Survey calls for slashing subsidy

Claiming that the "downturn is more or less over", the pre-Budget Economic Survey on Wednesday projected an optimistic 6.1 to 6.7 percent growth in the next fiscal and made a strong call for cutting subsidises.