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Accountability Transparency Is Not Just For Politicians, But Also For Media: Bibek Debroy

BW Businessworld sat down with Bibek Debroy, Kishore Arun Desai and his team of young economist to understand the state of the economy and the deep-rooted corruption

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PM's Advisory Council Member Questions IMF, WB Growth Outlook

While the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has lowered India's growth forecast for the current fiscal by 0.5 percentage points to 6.7 per cent, the World Bank has pegged economic expansion at 7 per cent, down from 7.2 per cent projected earlier

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PM Narendra Modi Forms Economic Advisory Council; Bibek Debroy To Head it

The five-member EAC will be headed by NITI Aayog member Bibek Debroy and will include NITI Aayog's Principal Advisor Ratan Watal as its member and economists Surjit Bhalla, Rathin Roy and Ashima Goyal as part-time members

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No Plan To Tax Agricultural Income; Rich Farmer Very Rare, Says FM Arun Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has said the government has no plans to tax agricultural income, including that of prosperous farmers, saying a rich farmer is "a very rare institution" and not the norm

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Should Farmers Pay Income Tax?

Sutanu Guru analyses the controversy over a statement that emanated from the Niti Ayog and concludes that the real issue revolves around rich Indians taking advantage of exemptions for agricultural income

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No Question Of Taxing Agriculture Income, Says NITI Aayog Vice-Chairman Arvind Panagariya

NITI Aayog Vice-Chairman Arvind Panagariya has categorically stated that there is no question of taxing agriculture income at a time when the government is keen on doubling the income of farmers

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No Plans To Impose Tax On Agriculture Income, Clarifies FM Arun Jaitley

Finance minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday said the government does not plan to impose any tax on agricultural income, dismissing the suggestion of NITI Aayog member Bibek Debroy

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NITI Aayog Distances Itself From Debroy's View On Taxing Agri Income

Government think tank NITI Aayog on Wednesday distanced itself from the comments made by its member Bibek Debroy on taxing agriculture income saying that views expressed by him were 'personal'

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Farmers Should Pay Tax, NITI Aayog Member Bibek Debroy Says, Challenging Government

A senior adviser to the Narendra Modi-led NDA government proposed on Tuesday that farmers pay tax, in remarks that challenged government policy in a country of 1.3 billion people where there are only 37 million income tax payers

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Economic 'Shock' From Indian Cash Ban To Last Until March, Says Bibek Debroy

The negative shock from India's ban on high-value banknotes will last until the end of March but improved growth next year should fully compensate for the loss, a top economic adviser to Prime Minister Narendra Modi said

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‘Demonetisation To Boost GDP In Long Run’

Eminent economist and NITI Aayog member Bibek Debroy tells BW Businessworld that post-demonetisation, there’s also a need to look at measures like electoral reforms

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India Unlikely To See Many New Cities, Says Bibek Debroy

Country is unlikely to see many greenfield or privately developed cities in the future as most of the efforts would be on revamping existing urban areas, said NITI Aayog Member Bibek Debroy

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The SDG Framework: An Indian Take

India is a large and heterogeneous country and there are considerable variations across States and within them. Such laggard regions pull down all-India trends

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