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Chennai: Government announces first underground stretch of Met...

State Finance Minister O Panneerselvam wants to make Metro Rail network in Chennai a world-class public transport system. DNA, 2 months ago
Sunday Guardian Live

Merging Rail Budget with main and allowing FDI is nothing but privatisation: CPI

NEW DELHI: CPI today raised concerns over government's decision to merge railway budget with general budget, alleging that it is a step taken towards opening up of FDI in the sector and privatisation of the public transporter. "It is a ...
 Economic Times2 days ago Budget overhaul: Modi govt just took the first step to privatise Indian Railways  Firstpost.com9 hours ago Rail budget merger:Step towards privatisation of rly, says CPI  Business Standard2 days ago Government unleashes bold budgetary reforms  Sunday Guardian Live2 days ago

A single chart which sums up all rail budget speeches since 1947

Railways budgets have all along been more about passengers and less about freight Last week, the government decided to do away with the practice of presenting a separate budget for the railways. Since independence, the rail budget has been presented ...
 Livemint.com11 hours ago
Money Control

Finance Ministry issues instructions for Budget 2017-18

The instructions were issued following the Cabinet decision to merge rail and general Budgets, do away with distinction between plan and non-plan expenditure, and advance date of Budget presentation with a view to complete the entire exercise before March 31, ...
 Money Control3 days ago FinMin issues instructions for Budget 2017-18  Financial Express4 days ago Instructions for Budget 2017-18  CFO India3 days ago Finance Ministry issues new instructions for next Budget  The Freepress Journal3 days ago

No more rail budget

The Railway Budget becoming a part of the General Budget is just like transferring water contained in a smaller vessel to a bigger one. There is nothing more to this (Centre to do away with rail budget from next year, Sept. 22 ). The only notable factor is ...
 The Hindu4 days ago
Deccan Chronicle

Rail and general Budget on same track after 92 years

The government finally bit the bullet on Wednesday by deciding to do away with a separate railway budget and merging it with the general Budget. The decision to end the 92-year-old tradition was taken by the Union Cabinet on Wednesday, where it was also ...
 Asian Age4 days ago Railway Budget scrapped, merged with General Budget  Deccan Chronicle4 days ago
Financial Express

If the govt is scrapping Rail Budget, they can start with Kisan Budget: Rahul Gandhi

Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi who is currently on his 2500-km long Kisan Yatra, today suggested that if they are withdrawing the practice of Rail Budget, they can start a 'Kisan Budget.' Speaking at the Khaat Sabha in Kanpur today, Rahul said ...
 Financial Express5 days ago Rahul pitches for separate 'kisan budget'  HT Syndication4 days ago

Finance ministry sets ball rolling for Budget overhaul

Email this Print The finance ministry has set in motion overhaul of the Budget exercise-- merger of the Rail Budget with the General Budget, advancing of dates of Budget presentation in Parliament and doing away with the distinction between plan ...
 Smart Investor3 days ago Radical budget overhaul: Finance Ministry to make presentation before PM Modi  DNA1 week ago Budget overhaul: FinMin readies presentation before PM  Business Standard1 week ago

Indian government scraps rail budget, orders its merger in general budg...

NEW DELHI, Sept. 21 (Xinhua) -- Indian government Wednesday approved merger of its railway budget with the country's annual general budget, thereby ending a 92-year-old tradition. The decision was announced by India's Finance Minister Arun ...
 SINA5 days ago Indian Railways goes down new track to power growth  Rediff.com6 days ago

Rail Budget merger is the biggest reform in the sector: Prabhu

The merger of Rail Budget with the general budget means an instant bonanza of Rs 9,700 crore for the Railways as now it won't need to pay the central government a dividend on the capital at charge, Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu said in an ...
 Economic Times4 days ago
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