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Why the Planning Commission failed to meet expectations

Non-planned consequences

Prime Minister Narendra Modi acted true to form when it came to taking the decision to scrap the Planning Commission and replace it with another advisory body. The day before his Independence Day speech, at which the announcement was made to much ... Business Standard, 11 hours ago
Modi still has some use for Plan panel The Hindu, 1 day ago

Needed, fresh look at the plan process

The Planning Commission was fit to be scrapped. But if a new body is not soon put in place, the vacuum could be damaging Prime Minister Narendra Modi has junked the Planning Commission. His announcement was not so alarming as speculations to that ...
 New Delhi Pioneer6 hours ago

Letters: A temple of policymaking

I was touched to read the obituary (?) of the Planning Commission written by Nitin Desai in his article "RIP Planning Commission" (August 21). Just like him, I was also attached to Yojana Bhavan, not as a planner but as a student of economics and ...
 Business Standard11 hours ago

3 Simple Features that can create an impactful Planning Commission

Scrapping of the Planning Commission is an opportunity to make governance totally result-oriented The Planning Commission of India was notified on 15 March 1950 with the belief that the function of the government was to simply utilise resources, ...
 Money Life19 hours ago

No New Organization to Replace Planning Commission, Please!

Distribution of resources is no longer a relevant issue and there are plenty of specialized institutions all over India who can do the thinking and planning for the government. Let us allow the Planning Commission to achieve moksha The that the vice ...
 Money Life21 hours ago

Unarrested Development: Germanic-Looking Deutsches Haus Plans are Okay After All

renderings by Matthes Brierre Architects via One Stop App Remember when the City Planning Commission Nevermind that. City Council decided the plans for the future home of the German cultural center are just fine and would be a "welcome addition to ...
 Yahoo! News8 hours ago

Cong slams Modi panel plan

The Congress today conceded that the Planning Commission needed restructuring but criticised Prime Minister Narendra Modis decision to dismantle it as a planned attack on Indias Nehruvian legacy. Party spokesperson and former commerce minister Anand Sharma ...
 The Telegraph2 days ago Decision on Plan panel half-baked  The Hindu2 days ago Chandy Adopts Wait-and-Watch Approach on Plan Commission Issue  Outlook1 day ago Govt decision to replace Plan Comm kneejerk, half-baked: Cong  Zee News2 days ago

Opinion: Writing Off the Planning Commission Without a Plan

(Anush Kapadia is a lecturer on political economy at City University in London) The Planning Commission, that symbol of benign Nehruvian technocracy, is to be junked. We have been asked by the new PM, aping AAP, to come up with ideas for a replacement ...
 NDTV2 days ago Modi-blessed think tank of 5 members to replace Planning Commission  Economic Times4 days ago Narendra Modi-backed five-member think tank likely to replace Planning Commission  Economic Times4 days ago Writing Off the Planning Commission Without a Plan  NDTV2 days ago
Jagran Post

Goodbye Planning Commission!

Posted by Equitymaster The Prime Minister's maiden Independence Day Speech has scripted history fortifying array of issues concerning the socio-economic health of the nation. One such point that stood out off Modi's speech was the scrapping of the Planning ...
 Equitymaster.com3 days ago Congress scales up attack on Modi's Independence-Day speech  Economic Times5 days ago Planning Commission going down in history, development-centric modern institution to be on horizon  Jagran Post5 days ago Why Nehru had set up the Planning Commission  Rediff.com6 days ago

Planning Commission: From glorious days to an untimely end

With changed financial priorities and new political imperatives, the Planning Commission has become irrelevant over the years, says Sanjeeb Mukherjee. Yojana Bhawan, the headquarters of the Planning Commission, is an imposing six-storeyed structure in the heart of New Delhi, a short drive from South and North Blocks, the seat of ultimate executive power in the country.  Yet, the distance between the two has increased in the last few years. The divide culminated on Friday when Prime ...
 Rediff.com2 days ago Planning decommissioned  Business Standard5 days ago
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