India has questioned IMF’s methodology for lowering the country’s economic growth forecast to 3. 8 per cent this financial year without a valid basis and expressed disappointment at the world
The fiscal space continued to be troublesome for finance minister P Chidambaram in April-August. Fiscal deficit during the period reached Rs 404 651 crore 74
Prime minister Manmohan Singh acknowledged on Thursday that possibilities exist of Mulayam Singh Yadav withdrawing support to the UPA government later this year, while, in the same breath, he expressed “confidence” that his government would complete full five years and the election to the next Lok Sabha would take place on schedule.
- Dec19By PTI
Some provisions of the Companies Bill, including rotation of directors and auditors, should be made applicable to listed entities and then extended to others based on the experience, a top
Modernisation and restructuring of the Indian Railways are finally expected to get a leg-up with the exit of Trinamool Congress from the UPA coalition, with the focus now set to shift to correcting the imbalance between passenger and freight traffic over the next five years coinciding with the 12 five-year plan.
- Sep03By Press Trust of India
In order to maintain a high standard of efficiency in governance, the Centre is reviewing the performance of all-India service officers and has asked the state governments to carry out
Days after finance minister P Chidambaram assumed office, finance secretary R S Gujral is being shifted out of the revenue department.
- Jan17By PTI
The government has directed All India Services officers to file their latest immovable property details on time failing which they would be denied promotion and empanelment to senior level postings.
Secretarial audit, a norm that was part of the voluntary guidelines issued by the ministry of corporate affairs in 2009, is set to become a mandatory clause in the new
About 50 lakh central government employees hit by high inflation now at 8. 31 per cent will get some relief with cabinet deciding to hike their dearness allowance