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    Health

    Dust control rules soon to improve air quality: Javadekar

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    Include Discom liability while fixing states' borrowing, Minister tells finance panel
    Business

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    Hike in borrowing limit to benefit Karnataka: Yediyurappa
    Politics

    Hike in borrowing limit to benefit Karnataka: Yediyurappa

    Cash-starved and debt-ridden Karnataka would benefit from 2 per cent increase in borrowing limit to 5 per cent of ...

    State borrowing ceiling raised to prove more resources for corona fight
    National

    State borrowing ceiling raised to prove more resources for corona fight

    The government has decided to provide more money in the hands of state governments to help them in their ...

    Centre hikes borrowing limit for states to 5 pc of GSDP to absorb COVID-19 impact
    National

    Centre hikes borrowing limit for states to 5 pc of GSDP to absorb COVID-19 impact

    Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Sunday the Central government has increased borrowing limit for states from 3 to 5 per cent of gross state domestic product (GSDP) for the current financial year 2020-21, giving them additional resources of Rs 4.28 lakh crore to soak the impact of COVID-19 pandemic.

    Centre releases Rs 6,195 crore to 14 states to fight COVID-19
    National

    Centre releases Rs 6,195 crore to 14 states to fight COVID-19

    The government on Monday released Rs 6,195.08 crore to 14 states as the second equated monthly instalment of the Post Devolution Revenue Deficit Grant as recommended by the Finance Commission.

    COVID-19: Punjab CM requests PM for 3-month special financial package
    National

    COVID-19: Punjab CM requests PM for 3-month special financial package

    As the country battles COVID-19 crisis, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh, in a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has asked for a three-month special financial package and an extension to the 15th Finance Commission till October 2021 for submission of its final report.

    Punjab seeks bailout package for COVID-19 crisis
    Health

    Punjab seeks bailout package for COVID-19 crisis

    Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday suggested to the Centre a three-pronged strategy to bailout the states from the COVID-19 crisis, including a three-month special financial package.

    'Do not resume train, flight services, allow movement of goods'
    Health

    'Do not resume train, flight services, allow movement of goods'

    Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K.Palaniswami on Saturday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi not to resume train and flight services and also ban inter-state movement of people.

    Andhra CM urges PM to grant special category status
    National

    Andhra CM urges PM to grant special category status

    Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to grant special category status to the state in the light of the stand taken by the 15th Finance Commission.

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