As per the earlier proposal, the Centre was to provide for 75 per cent of the construction cost of rental units.
Leaders of five farmer organisations said it will cause losses to farmers whose land had been acquired under the old law and who have not accepted compensation till date.
Badal said in cases where the government wants to acquire land for public purpose, the farmers, who agree not to go into litigation with the government, are entitled to additional compensation.
Taking a swipe at finance minister Arun Jaitley, Chidambaram said that the term “tax terrorism” coined by him has “come to haunt him” now in the backdrop of tax notices to FIIs regarding minimum alternate tax.
According to a labour ministry official, through the registration and issuance of U-WIN cards, the government also intends to create a Central-level database of all unorganised sector workers in the country.
It is hard to take his measure. All the contradictions of India play out in his persona.
Talking about one year of the BJP rule at the Centre, the CPI leader said, “Selfies and self-goals are now identified with the BJP government
Modi’s year in power has seen the hardening of a bipolar alliance system in South Asia, with America and India on one side, and China and Pakistan on the other.
The document also stresses on the government’s philosophy of “seamless governance”, “Jan Bhagidari”, “transparency and openness driven accountability”.
The Finance Act became a law on May 14 after it received the assent of President Pranab Mukherjee.
NDA government agrees with its predecessor on the overreaching importance of state surveillance.
15 crore accounts under the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana have been opened.
Leaving nothing to chance, the government has already put in place slogans to emphasise that it has been continuously at work and has worked for the poor.
Rationale behind the Centre’s decision is to not contribute to a list of non-performing assets.
The ministry has decided to mark the event with a 15-day drive by carrying out 23 types of activities.