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Economy

Sitharaman: Rs 3 lakh crore credit facility will cover professionals

To provide relief to the industry, the government is in talks with the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on various matters, Sitharaman said

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Economy

Schemes for poor, middle class get cabinet approval

The Narendra Modi government had announced these welfare schemes in May when the union cabinet could not meet for their mandatory approvals

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Article

Elite Policy For Poor Lay Exposed By Lockdown

The elite of India, the policymakers, opposition and enforcers alike, have no idea what facilities the have-nots are capable of availing

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Editorial

Reforms By Modi Run Into Tired Socialist Criticism

The motley group of right-thinking Indians in this socialist society should not only promote the reforms announced last week but also push every Indian government and political party towards better economics

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India

Sitharaman unveils big-bang reforms in tech, infra, coal, defence equipment mfg, aviation

‘Today’s announcements focus on structural reforms,’ Finance Minister Sitharaman said in the beginning ‘for exploring new horizons of growth’

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Economy

Migrant workers, farmers, vendors get Rs 3.16 lakh cr from Modi’s booster dose

A total of nine steps were announced today. These comprised three measures for migrant workers, one for MUDRA Shishu Loan, one for street vendors, one for housing, one for employment generation for tribals and two related to small cultivators

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Economy

Sitharaman announces ‘One Nation One Ration Card’ by March 2021

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman begins sharing details on the second tranche of Centre’s Rs 20 lakh crore fiscal stimulus

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Economy

Sitharaman announces 25% reduction in TDS, relief to real estate, MSME, NBFC

Detailing a Rs 3 lakh crore part of the total package promised by the prime minister, the finance minister announced a bevvy of easy loans for MSMEs

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Economy

Sitharaman to provide details of Rs 20 lakh crore economic package at 4 PM

On PM Modi’s vision of ‘Aatmanirbhar Bharat’, Sitharaman said the idea does not imply “isolationism or becoming exclusionist”

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India

Modi announces Rs 20 lakh cr economic booster, new rules for lockdown 4.0

Giving a clarion call for ‘atmanirbhar Bharat’ (self-reliant India), PM Narendra Modi clarified the nation would contribute to humanity