Govt announces austerity drive; no new jobs for a year

Government departments have been banned from holding meetings in 5-star hotels and officials barred from executive class air travel as part of a slew of austerity measures announced Wednesday to cut non-plan expenditure by 10 percent.

Sep 18, 2013, 23:30 PM IST

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