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Dilip Cherian | Fiscal advisers may get to have a larger say in ministry spends

Financial advisers are a crucial interface between ministries and the expenditure department

02 Jun 2022 12:09 AM

Indian government brushes off proposal to impose coronavirus tax on super rich

Some 50 officers of Indian Revenue Service recommended raising highest tax rate to 40% for people with annual income above 10 million rupees

27 Apr 2020 8:26 AM

Govt to deposit Rs 1,000 in women Jan Dhan accounts

Of the total 38.08 crore accounts under the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PMJDY), as many as 20.60 crore were held by women

09 Apr 2020 5:09 PM

FinMin must take over pension liability of railway staff, suggests panel

The Railways has said that the impact of pension payment on the railways at the moment is around Rs 50,000 crore annually.

04 Aug 2018 2:26 PM

Demonetisation led to digitisation and growth in tax base: Jaitley

A message is loud and clear that it’s no longer safe to deal substantially in cash.

10 Jun 2017 10:47 AM