The Survey called for higher property taxes as they are progressive, buoyant and difficult to evade since they are imposed on non-mobile good.
The Survey said there are a fair amount of government interventions that help the relatively better-off in society.
The survey said many of the exit problems, in relation to fertiliser, agriculture, sugar, can be addressed through technology and leveraging the potential of JAM.
Survey offers a four-step solution: Recognition, recapitalisation, resolution and reform.
India’s economic growth is amongst the highest in the world, helped by a reorientation of government spending toward needed public infrastructure, the survey said
“First, India has moved away from being reflexively anti-markets and uncritically pro-state to being pro-entrepreneurship and skeptical about the state,” the survey noted.
Asia's largest marathon goes beyond runners and helps people find their reasons to run
If some student belonging to a weaker or deprived section of society suffers a mental distress, that issue has to be squarely addressed.
V Narayanasamy said, the announcement that there would be no hike in passengers' fare was with an eye on the forthcoming polls in four states and Union Territory of Puducherry.
Smriti Irani said it is incorrect to say there is no member of Dalit community in the inquiry committee constituted to probe Vemula's suicide.
Economic survey highlights from Union Budget 2016-17.
Smriti Irani had read out "insulting" comments made against Goddess Durga "verbatim" in the House hurting sentiments
Around 10.5 million new jobs were created between 1989 and 2010, only 3.7 million - or about 35 per cent – were in the formal sector.
It is a tradition of the House that no blasphemous things will be said here: RS Speaker in Rajya Sabha.
The Survey estimated growth at 7-7.75 per cent for the next fiscal while pressing for more reforms, subsidy cuts and sticking to the fiscal consolidation plan.
Ghulam Azad demanded that a House Committee be set up, with a member of the Opposition as its leader, to probe the matter.
Earlier this week, at two meetings in New Delhi and Patna, Verma said free speech was a “central tenet” of what India and the US “hold dear”.
Rule No 352 of the Rules of Procedure and Conduct of Business in Lok Sabha states a member “shall not refer to any matter of fact on which a judicial decision is pending”.
A quarantined facility in Rail Bhawan was busy preparing these targeted highlihts since Thursday morning and by evening the mails and the SMSes started firing.
RJD chief Lalu Prasad, said: “Indian Railways has got derailed. There is no immediate need of bullet trains.