Chidambaram said the Prime Minister’s comment was “extremely unfortunate” and amounted to insulting the poor.
Corporates will get a relief of Rs 20,000 crore every year over four years beginning 2016-17.
Top Congress leadership takes aim at Budget
Mr Narendra Modi and his ministers started by believing their election rhetoric that the Indian economy was in the doldrums.
Like the Republic Day march: left-right, jan-dhan, left-right…The name has a nice ring to it.
Commenting on the data, former finance minister P Chidambaram defended the previous government.
Never before 2014 did India’s election witness such a masterly combination of organisation, money, technology
The ordinance tilts the LARR Act in favour of the promoter of the project and against the land owner.
2014 was the year of acrimony. 2015 promises to be the year of acronyms.
Coming budget should look at more dynamic fiscal targets linked to realistic growth scenarios.
India has been forced to rely for information on legal requests to service providers-responses to which often arrive too late to be of use, officers say.
The KVP, which was launched by finance minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday offers a fixed interest rate of about 8.5 per cent.
Chidambaram, while he was a minister in the UPA II govt had been of the view that AFSPA should be made a more humanitarian law
Congress member, who Rai says helped calculate losses, joined BJP.
My suggestion to cancel licences was considered, but fear of litigation by licencees held govt back’