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Planning Commission


‘Rapid growth sees excess bank loans. It’s common... As boom ends, there is stress... But must it last 6 yrs?’

March 08, 2020 11:35 am

"The strength of India depends upon a perception that there is a broad consensus on what is good policy," says Montek Singh Ahluwalia.

TMC manifesto released: Mamata promises simplified GST, probe into note ban

March 27, 2019 6:25 pm

TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee also stated that she will work hard to solve the Kashmir issue and if needed will stay there to interact with the people to understand their problems.

No matter what you do, insurance firms will try make money. That is when the system comes in: NITI Aayog's VK Paul

July 15, 2018 1:25 am

NITI Aayog member V K Paul talks about why the National Health Mission is an unfinished agenda, lists its achievements so far, explains why the challenges before Ayushman Bharat will be surmounted, plays down fears of insurance fraud, and urges that one be part of this “havan” of transformation, and “shed the negativity”.

The More Things Change

June 29, 2018 12:16 am

Economic priorities set in Planning Commission in 1970s-80s continue

The IT story: reasons to celebrate, lessons to remember

April 05, 2017 6:08 pm

The just-presented Budget had referred to stock options for IT firms linked to the issue of capital abroad.

Mamata trains guns on Centre for dissolving Planning Commission

December 25, 2015 11:30 pm

CM Mamata to address seminar organised by Arvind Kejriwal in Delhi on Sept 30.

In absence of Plan Panel: FinMin advances its yojana for the budget

September 01, 2015 3:04 am

Significantly, the government has also finalised its team of key officials who would be responsible for the Union Budget 2016-17.

House panel questions NITI role in state fund allocation

May 05, 2015 12:56 pm

In the Union Budget 2015-16, the finance ministry had allocated Rs 20,000 crore to NITI Aayog under a new Budget line for Special Assistance to States.

Lateral entry, blind alley

April 13, 2015 12:00 am

Far from infusing energy, it could further enfeeble the bureaucracy.

Nextdoor Nepal: When a doctor protests

April 04, 2015 12:09 am

Why Govinda K.C.’s fast shook the government.


CM Harish Rawat on Niti Aayog

January 19, 2015 9:44 am