Budget 2019: 8 biggest challenges for Nirmala Sitharaman

A stagnating Indian economy puts pressure on India’s new Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and there are multiple challenges that need to be addressed.

RBI & Government: Match made in heaven at last?
The latest Monetary Policy Review of the RBI under Shaktikanta Das has unexpectedly cut rates, indicating far greater consonance with the government's objectives. RBI has unexpectedly cut rates by 25 basis points in its latest policy review meeting. With this…
Newsline | Budget 2019 – Will this blockbuster trailer fetch ‘box office’ gold?

The Modi government has announced some major incentives for voters at the cost of continued fiscal slippage. But will it provide BJP the expected electoral dividends? The Modi government presented the sixth budget in its five-year term on February 1.…

P Chidambaram and Randeep S Surjewala Press Briefing on interim Budget 2019

OPENING STATEMENT OF SHRI P. CHIDAMBARAM February 01, 2019 My one line comment on the Budget is that it was not a Vote on Account but an Account for Votes. The Interim Finance Minister tested our patience by the longest…