Fifteenth Finance Commission
Opinion  /  Published 23.02.21

An unhealthy health budget

The health budget of 2021 is extremely important given the backdrop of pandemic-induced disruptions in the social and economic lives of the people. This year’s Economic Survey emphasiz...
By Amitabha Sarkar

Opinion  /  Published 20.10.20

The stakes are high: Covid-19 crisis as opportunity

Crises represent danger, inflict losses that can be universal and yet disparate, and involve expenditures. They divert attention from other issues and priorities, often uncovering new or neglected iss...
By Renu Kohli

Jharkhand  /  Published 30.07.20

Funds grouse by panchayats

Panchayat bodies in Jharkhand, which have started receiving the first instalment of the grants from the Fifteenth Finance Commission for 2020-2021, are glad to continue the development work but claime...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi

North East  /  Published 14.02.20

Tripura CM promises payment of arrears

The Tripura government will provide arrears and other allowances to employees after receiving funds from the Fifteenth Finance Commission, chief minister Biplab Kumar Deb said in a press release issue...
By Tanmoy Chakraborty in Agartala

Business  /  Published 23.09.19

Amit Mitra call to extend GST payoff tenure

Bengal finance minister Amit Mitra has urged N.K. Singh, chairman of the Fifteenth Finance Commission, to extend the tenure of the GST compensation to states by three years.After the implementation of...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 15.01.20

GST flaws laid bare

The goods and service tax (GST) has proved to be a “messy and disruptive” reform in the short term, according to Ashok Lahiri, member of the Fifteenth Finance Commission .At a Bengal Chamber of Co...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 05.12.19

Finance panel tables report for next fiscal

The Fifteenth Finance Commission, which will decide on the division of tax and other resources between the Centre and the states, submitted its report for financial year 2020-21 to President Ram Nath ...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 30.11.18

Manipur CM briefs finance commission

The Manipur government on Friday apprised a 15th Finance Commission team of the state’s financial problems and sought adequate funding.After meeting the team, led by the commission’s chairman N.K....
By Ngangbam Indrakanta Singh in Imphal


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