There is something in everything for everyone as 8th General Budget 2013-14 of Finance Minister, P. Chidambaram has made the best of a bad situation, leaving middle class from tax burden. Read more
The government is going to sell the 9.5 percent stake in the country’s power major NTPC on Thursday and auction process has started, seeking to fetch about Rs 12,000 crore for the exchequer. Read more
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is expected to cut key rate by 25 basis points in its monetary policy review next week, responding government efforts regarding economic reforms. Read more
The congress-led UPA government today said in Lok Sabha that the recently launched Aakash 2 tablet is for the testing and empowerment of teachers and there is not proposal to provide these tablets to students.
In a written reply in the Lok Sabha on Wednesday, Union Human Resource Development Minister, MM Pallam Raju said, “Presently there is no proposal in this regard… In the first phase one lakh tablets are for the purpose of testing and teacher empowerment. They would not be distributed to students in the first phase.” Read more