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No Independence from Licence Raj, says Sourish Bhattacharya
India Today

Licence raj has no room: Approvals for hotels eased

Taking a cue from PM Narendra Modi, the tourism ministry has cut down on licence raj, bringing down the number of mandatory approvals for hotels from 17-18 down to two. Times of India, 16 hours ago
Fifth column: Another licence raj must end Indian Express, 1 month ago

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Indian Express, 1 month ago

End education's licence raj

By Rahul Bajaj and Sanjay Bhargava The education system in our country is largely dysfunctional, from schools to universities. And this dysfunctionality is because of the system, not despite it. Our system is now designed to produce bad quality.
 Economic Times2 weeks ago

Cairn seeks ONGC nod to extend Raj block permit beyond 2020

Cairn India has sought partner Oil and Natural Gas Corp's (ONGC) nod for extension of the licence of their prolific Rajasthan oil block beyond the contractual deadline of 2020. Cairn's contractual term for exploring and producing oil and gas from ...
 Business Standard3 weeks ago Cairn seeks nod to extend Raj block permit  Deccan Herald3 weeks ago
Mumbai Mirror

Raj promises to hit the streets against illegal hawkers

MNS chief Raj Thackeray has hit out at the BMC for allowing vendors who are seeking hawking licences to take over many of the streets of the city. He also vowed to not allow any illegal hawkers to set up stalls. "We will hit the streets and won't ...
 Mumbai Mirror4 weeks ago

I don't even possess a driving licence, says accused Tilak Raj

In a resumed hearing of the Jyoti murder case, Tilak Raj, who allegedly drove a truck over Jyoti on the night of murder, told the court on Friday, that he did not even hold a driving licence. The recording of statements of the accused under ...
 Hindustan Times1 month ago

Remember the budget that ended licence raj?

As finance minister Arun Jaitley reads out his budget, here's a look back at the budget in 1991, which was delivered by Manmohan Singh as finance minister (and guided by the prime minister, Narasimha Rao). It was the moment that the "Licence Raj" began to be dismantled, enabling much more rapid economic growth in India in the subsequent two decades, and dramatic reductions in poverty.In 2014, following the decisive election of Narendra Modi as prime minister, expectations grew that India would ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Arun Jaitley dons a PC mask  Economic Times1 month ago Top 10 budgets over the years and the finance ministers behind them  Hindustan Times1 month ago Polinomics: Operation Budget  Deccan Chronicle1 month ago
Business Standard

Gadkari not in favour of road regulator

He said having a regulator would mean 'going back to licence raj' BS Reporter | New Delhi May 30, 2014 Last Updated at 00:19 IST Nitin Gadkari, who assumed charge on Thursday as the minister for road transport & highways and shipping, is against the idea of a ...
 Business Standard2 months ago No regulator for roads sector, says Gadkari  Business Standard2 months ago Gadkari against road regulator  Times of India2 months ago

Punjab ends licence raj, booze to flow at marriage palaces

CHANDIGARH: Once again, booze will flow in Punjab's big fat weddings as the government has decided to do away with the liquor permit system for marriage palaces in the state. The move came after complaints from marriage palace owners that people are ...
 Times of India2 months ago

40 Years Ago...and now: Much water has flowed...

Email this Print Forty years ago, India was in the throes of the infamous licence raj. The economy was dominated by the public sector, with private enterprise almost relegated to the margins. But the reforms implemented in the early 90s, carried ...
 Smart Investor3 days ago

Why the death of the Ambassador car and the licence raj is good news

In a way, the death of the Ambassador (it’s not officially dead, but it seems imminent) underlines the distance that India has travelled in the past three decades –and the vice-like grip that the beneficiaries of the infamous licence raj and crony ...
 First Post.com2 months ago
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