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”.
Economic priorities set in Planning Commission in 1970s-80s continue
The just-presented Budget had referred to stock options for IT firms linked to the issue of capital abroad.
CM Mamata to address seminar organised by Arvind Kejriwal in Delhi on Sept 30.
Significantly, the government has also finalised its team of key officials who would be responsible for the Union Budget 2016-17.
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.
Far from infusing energy, it could further enfeeble the bureaucracy.
Why Govinda K.C.’s fast shook the government.
India needs prudent compromises to achieve its health coverage goals.
Is NITI Aayog an ‘aayog’, or commission, or is it merely an ‘institution’, as the acronym NITI — National Institution for Transforming India — says?
‘Got little time to prepare for the meeting’.
Congress-ruled Kerala suggested that the new body should decide on state quotas.
Planned cities must be flexible enough to evolve as needs and aspirations change.
Greater financial autonomy for the states is welcome. But there will be challenges, too.
Kothari was suffering from urinary tract ailment for some time.