Govt should stick to fiscal deficit target, continue reforms: Arvind Panagariya

The Centre should stick to the fiscal deficit target for 2018-19 and continue with the reforms undertaken during the over four years of the Narendra Modi-led government, former Niti Aayog Vice Chairman Arvind Panagariya said Sunday. The present government, Panagariya said, has made a huge progress in implementing reforms including some difficult structural ones such […]

If Modi govt asks banks to provide crop loans, how will it find money for cash transfers, asks P Chidambaram

Former finance minister P Chidambaram has said contrary to Prime Minister’s claims on demonetisation, surgical strike, and GST during his recent interview, he failed to admit his government’s “mistakes” and didn’t talk about pressing issues like jobs and farm distress. Chidambaram said Modi’s interview with ANI, which was dubbed as the end-of-the-tenure report card of […]