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Rahul Gandhi promises to scrap Niti Aayog, revert to Planning Commission

Rahul Gandhi promises to scrap Niti Aayog, revert to Planning Commission

New Delhi: Congress President Rahul Gandhi Friday said his party, if voted to power, will scrap the Niti Aayog and replace it with a “lea...Read More

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Using PNB scam to promote privatisation will make matters worse: Economists

Mumbai : More than 60 economists and professors from renowned universities have come together to oppose the idea of privatisation of publ...Read More

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15th finance panel holds first meeting

New Delhi : The newly-constituted 15th Finance Commission held its first meeting on Monday and decided to involve think-tanks in drawing ...Read More

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Govt set to introduce revived version of Planning Commission

New Delhi : Nearly three years after winding up the Planning Commission and the ‘Nehruvian’ five-year plans after coming to power, the Mo...Read More

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Bhopal: Rs 1.70 lakh cr budget to come up for Cabinet nod today

BHOPAL: The state government’s budget for the year 2017-18 will be put up before the cabinet on Tuesday for its approval. The Planning Co...Read More

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Bhopal: Planning commission vice chairman gives up salary, allowances

BHOPAL:  Vice chairman of the planning commission Chetanya Kumar Kashyap has given up his salary and all kind of allowances in the nation...Read More

Dev projects to suffer due to lack of Centre-state coop: Rajnath

Dev projects to suffer due to lack of Centre-state coop: Rajnath

New Delhi: Home Minister Rajnath Singh today batted for close cooperation between states and the Centre, saying without it, development p...Read More

Planners’ Moonshine

Planners’ Moonshine

It took the planners 18 months to prepare the Draft Outline of the Third Five-Year Plan released in June 1960. The National Development C...Read More

Donald Trump and Modi in the same boat

Donald Trump and Modi in the same boat

The clamour against US Presidential hopeful Donald Trump is strongly reminiscent of the liberal outcry that preceded Prime Minister Naren...Read More

BJP spending more time in criticising Congress: MP

BJP spending more time in criticising Congress: MP

New Delhi: The BJP is spending more time criticising the Congress than in governing the country, Congress MP Bhalchandra Mungekar said on...Read More

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No new taxes in populist budget in Himachal

Shimla: Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Tuesday presented a populist but deficit budget of Rs.32,593 crore for the 201...Read More

Vindictive

Vindictive

The Planning Commission’s proposal made to the State Governments to control urban incomes during the Third Plan period is downright vicio...Read More

Erasing ‘unwanted’ piece of history

Erasing ‘unwanted’ piece of history

Cynics are likely to count two major achievements of Narendra Modi during his first 15 months in office – the scrapping of the Planning C...Read More

Poor delivery by successive government in India

Poor delivery by successive government in India

The latest survey of the rural population throws up a few interesting findings, but none more revealing than the fact that despite all th...Read More

What India Must Do Before The Great Sea Necklace

What India Must Do Before The Great Sea Necklace

With India’s road and rail infrastructure in most high-traffic areas running at full capacity, the government plans to raise Rs 1 lakh cr...Read More

First year in office: Governance in progress

First year in office: Governance in progress

SANJAY KUMAR, a Professor and Director at Centre for the Study of Developing Societies, and PRANAV GUPTA, a Researcher with Lokniti – CSD...Read More

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Niti Aayog will do justice to smaller states: Francis D’Souza

Panaji: The newly formed Niti Aayog, which has replaced the Planning Commission of the Nehruvian-era, may come as a blessing in disguise ...Read More

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Planning Commission gives way to NITI Aayog

New Delhi: The Narendra Modi government began the New Year replacing the age-old Planning Commission with a new institution named NITI Aa...Read More

Centre faces criticism for changing name of Planning Commission to ‘Neeti Aayog’

Centre faces criticism for changing name of Planning Commission to ‘Neeti Aayog’

New Delhi : The Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) Government on Thursday changed the name of the Planni...Read More

States fearful about losing Planning Commission: Harish Rawat

States fearful about losing Planning Commission: Harish Rawat

New Delhi: There is a strong sense of apprehension and uncertainty among states like Uttarakhand following the union government’s proposa...Read More

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