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Railways is not just a govt dept, but something more: RCC head...

‘Centre should give careful thought to merging Rail Budget with general one’ Business Line, 21 hours ago

Rural jobs & growth key to lasting reforms

The net budgetary support for the railways is Rs 5,000 crores, or just one quarter of one per cent of the annual Budget. But having to get its budget passed independently by Parliament exposes the railway minister to inevitable “populist” ...
 Asian Age1 day ago

Clear apprehensions on Rail budget merger: Bhartruhari Mahtab

Within days of the Centre stating that the Parliamentary Railway Convention Committee (RCC) will be wound up, the Committee’s Chairman Bhartruhari Mahtab has raised concerns on the extent to which Ra...
 Business Line1 day ago

Parliamentary panel to submit report on budgetary reforms before next session

The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Finance is hopeful of submitting its report on merging Railway Budget with General Budget before the start of the next session of Parliament. Speaking to presspersons on the sidelines of a programme in Mangaluru on ...
 Business Line2 days ago Budget overhaul: Modi govt just took the first step to privatise Indian Railways  First Post.com3 days ago Parliamentary panel to examine Railway, General budget merger  HT Syndication3 days ago India Regulatory Brief: Unified Railway and Union Budget, India's Complex Retail Landscape, and GST Rules Update  India Briefing2 days ago

BJP should bring Union Kisan budget: Rahul Gandhi

Kanpur, Sep 21 (UNI) With Union government decision to merge the General and Railway budget, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi today mooted an idea of bringing a separate 'Union Kisan Budget' by the Centre so that the farmers can be benefited. ...
 United News of India1 week ago Separate budget for farmers required as they are afraid of loosing their rights in Modi regime: Rahul Gandhi  United News of India1 week ago Provide separate budget for farmers: Rahul  HT Syndication1 week ago Rahul Gandhi demands Narendra Modi government to come up with Kisan Budget  India.com1 week ago
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Cabinet approves scrapping of separate Railway Budget

The Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved scrapping a separate Railway Budget and merging it with the General Budget. Even after the separate railway budget is scrapped and its proposals clubbed in the general Budget, the ...
 Financial Express1 week ago Union Budget moved up to January, no separate statement for railways  The Telegraph1 week ago From pension hike to merged budget, the proposals approved by PM Modis Cabinet today are...  catchnews.com1 week ago Cabinet to take up early Budget presentation, merger today  Smart Investor1 week ago

Budget merger: What it means for the Railways

Railways to have functional autonomy, bear salary burden Railways will no longer have to pay annual dividends to the exchequer and maintain its functional autonomy after merger of Rail Budget with General Budget. Railways will bear the burden of 7th Pay Commission, besides the regular salary and pension payments for its present and ex-employees. At present, the wage bill of the Railways is around Rs 70,125 crore and pension bill is about Rs 45,500 crore while the annual fuel bill is more than ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago Railways to maintain distinct identity: Prabhu  Press Trust of India1 week ago Railways to have functional autonomy, bear salary burden  Press Trust of India1 week ago Ending Rail Budget is Mr Prabhu's first step in the right direction  Rediff.com4 weeks ago

Parliamentary standing committee on finance to probe merger of Railway, Union Budgets: Veerappa Moily

MANGALURU: The NDA government's much touted ambitious move to do away with an independent rail budget and its merger with general budget is presently pending scrutiny with the parliamentary standing committee on finance. Headed by M Veerappa ...
 Times of India2 days ago

Parliamentary panel will examine ramifications of merger of railway and general budget, says Moily

Chairman of Parliamentary Standing Committee on Finance M. Veerappa Moily said here on Tuesday that the committee will give its report on the ramifications of the Union Cabinet's decision of merging the Railway Budget with the General Budget before ...
 The Hindu2 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.com3 days ago
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