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  • Bengal’s Phase 6

    Bengal’s Phase 6

    However, a decidedly critical development that has happened in parallel was Wednesday’s all-party meeting to assess the situation in the aftermath of Cyclone Amphan that devastated the state on 20 May, when Covid-19 was at its peak.

    June 28, 2020
  • Income for all

    Income for all

    According to published estimates, a poverty line-equivalent universal basic income, worked out at Rs 1,180 per month for each beneficiary (2017-18 prices), would present a bill of around Rs 19 trillion, which would account for about 11.4 per cent of India’s gross domestic product (GDP).

    February 18, 2019
  • GDP growth should have been back at 9 per cent: Kaushik Basu

    GDP growth should have been back at 9 per cent: Kaushik Basu

    Expressing disappointment about the Indian economic growth figures for the second quarter, former Chief Economic Adviser (CEA) Kaushik Basu said on Sunday that the country’s GDP should have grown at over 9 per cent in the context of low crude oil prices. “India’s growth rate is now 6.3 per cent. It had reached a rate …

    December 4, 2017