Gross State Domestic Product Gsdp
Business  /  Published 06.04.21

Covid 2.0 batters stocks

By Our Special Correspondent in Mumbai

Business  /  Published 21.03.21

Borrow nod to 20 states

By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 09.02.21

Mitra forecasts 1.2% growth in Covid year

Bengal will buck the contraction in the economy and post a modest growth despite the Covid-19 induced deceleration witnessed across the globe, state finance minister Amit Mitra said on Monday. While ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 17.12.20

Deadline extended for state reforms

The finance ministry has extended the deadline till February 15 for states to implement reforms like the one-nation one-ration card and for those in the power sector aiming to become eligible for addi...
By PTI in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 02.12.20

States debt load grows

The pandemic-hit states are staring at a record 36 per cent jump in their indebtedness to Rs 68 lakh crore, which will be a decadal high this financial year as their revenue is seen plunging 15 per ce...
By PTI in Mumbai


Business  /  Published 14.11.20

Bengal terms for GST truce

The Bengal government has partially agreed to the latest formula proposed by the Centre to clear the shortfall in GST compensation to the states. While it has decided to go along with the Modi govern...
By Sambit Saha in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 17.10.20

Doubts persist over GST offer

After making a U-turn on borrowing to compensate the states for GST revenue loss, finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman has written to them on the terms under which the Centre will borrow a sum of Rs 1,...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 15.10.20

Tamil Nadu caves in on GST borrowings

Tamil Nadu on Wednesday said it will borrow Rs 9,627 crore through open market borrowings to meet its GST revenue shortfall, becoming the 21st state to go for option 1 of the borrowing plans suggested...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 03.10.20

Borrowing limits for UP, Andhra hiked

Andhra Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh will get to raise more funds because of their reform initiatives that were part of the conditions set by the finance ministry for higher borrowing by the states to mee...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 02.09.20

Dealing with the deluge: Floods in India

The last few months have been the most challenging for India as it has faced a multitude of challenges such as Covid-19, earthquakes, cyclones, a locust attack, heat wave, lightning deaths and floods....
By Yashobanta Parida, Joyita Roy Chowdhury, Parul Bhardwaj


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