States set to miss FY19 fiscal targets; borrowing to jump to Rs 5.3 trillion: Icra

States set to miss FY19 fiscal targets; borrowing to jump to Rs 5.3 trillion: Icra

Funding of farm loan waivers, poll-related spending and other populist measures are likely to ensure that states are set to miss their fiscal consolidation targets budgeted at the beginning of the year, says a report. “Given the factors such as funding of crop loan waivers, election-related spending and the flood relief will see the states […]

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India-US 2+2 dialogue, Talks on between New Delhi, Washington for ‘new and better’ trade deals, say officials

India-US 2+2 dialogue, Talks on between New Delhi, Washington for ‘new and better’ trade deals, say officials

Negotiations for “new and better” trade deals between the US and India that meet the needs of both the countries are at the beginning stages, senior Trump administration officials have said. India and the US last week held their maiden 2+2 Dialogue in New Delhi during which a long-negotiated defence pact under which critical and […]

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