July 05, 2019 4:05 pm
Of the total subsidy bill, much of the increase has been made in the fuel subsidy, which is pegged at Rs 37,478 crore for the current fiscal from the revised estimate of Rs 24,833 crore for the 2018-19 fiscal.
August 04, 2015 1:16 am
For 2015-16, the Centre has a more relaxed fiscal deficit target of Rs 5,55,649 crore or 3.9 per cent of the GDP.
July 12, 2014 1:14 am
Even with higher expenditure, global factors favour us: Mayaram.
June 18, 2014 12:22 pm
The move comes even as an expert committee has recommended the reinstatement of the direct benefit transfer (DBT) scheme for LPG.
March 20, 2013 3:39 am
67 per cent to get 5 kg foodgrain per month at Rs 1-3 per kg
March 04, 2013 12:46 am
The Union Budget 2013-14 has hinted that the government may finally bite the bullet and consider revisions in kerosene price as it tries to control its subsidy bill,which is essential for containing the fiscal deficit
February 28, 2013 3:36 pm
This fiscal are higher by 38 percent compared to the budget estimate of Rs 1,79,554 crore.
February 28, 2013 3:02 pm
The government's subsidy bill on food,petroleum and fertilisers is estimated at Rs 2,20,971.50 crore.
September 23, 2012 6:03 pm
He further said that instead of supporting Manmohan Singh,the opposition is spreading a false propaganda against UPA.
September 15, 2012 8:38 pm
The subsidy bill in the current financial year is expected to rise to 2.4 per cent of the GDP.