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90% village households don`t have refrigerators

Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 18:37

Nearly half the households in villages had a television, but only less than 10 percent owned a refrigerator in 2011-12, as per the latest government survey.

Chidamabaram appreciates restrained language of Eco Survey

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014, 20:52

Chidambaram welcomed the declaration of the NDA government that "the emphasis of policy would have to remain on fiscal consolidation and removal of structural constraints".

Economic Survey 2013-14: Housing prices rose in 24 cities during 2007-13

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014, 20:47

Real Estate and ownership of dwellings with a share of 5.9 percent in India's GDP, grew by 5.6 percent in 2012-13.

Economic Survey 203-14: FDI in railways should be examined carefully, quickly

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014, 20:15

Noting that FDI and privatisation in railway sector could be the next big ticket reforms, the Economic Survey today said the government's proposal to relax FDI in railways should be examined carefully and quickly.

Economic Survey 2013-14: Revive investment to boost growth, jobs

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014, 20:10

The pre-Budget Economic Survey on Wednesday called for investments, especially in infrastructure, to revive growth and jobs while carrying out tax and subsidy reforms for fiscal consolidation, projecting an up to 5.9 percent GDP growth this year.

Economic Survey 2013-14: Global deals on climate should address India's concerns

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014, 20:04

Global targets for all countries to achieve sustainable development should be looked at in the context of historical, spatial and other dimensions.

Economic Survey 2013-14: Worsening structural constraints led to sub-5% growth

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014, 20:02

"Ill-targeted subsidies cramped fiscal space for public investment and distorted the allocation of resources," it added.

Economic Survey 2013-14: 'More needs to be done to give quality, affordable healthcare'

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014, 20:00

The allocations for the health sector have increased over the years, it added.

Economic Survey 2013-14: Govt to come out with simplified norms for DRs

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014, 19:49

The government Wednesday said it will come out with simplified norms for Depository Receipts after making necessary amendments in tax regulations.

Economic Survey for market pricing of natural gas

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014, 19:47

Weeks after the new government deferred a decision on revising natural gas prices, the pre- Budget Economic Survey Wednesday called for market-linked pricing to boost domestic oil and gas exploration, and production.

Economic Survey: ONGC highest profit-making PSU, BSNL worst performer

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014, 19:43

Oil explorer ONGC again emerged as the highest profit-making PSU of the country during 2012-13 while telecom major BSNL turned out to be the biggest loss-making enterprise, says the Economic Survey.

Investors pump in Rs 54,000 cr in mutual fund schemes in FY14

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014, 19:41

Investors pumped in nearly Rs 54,000 crore in various mutual fund schemes in 2013-14, 23 percent lower than the amount infused by them in the preceding fiscal, the Economic Survey said Wednesday.