Budget : 2013-14 Package
First Take: DTE-CSE Roundtable on Budget
Finance minister’s mool mantra–inclusive and sustainable development–may end up being empty words
Budget outlay for Ministry of New and Renewable Energy reduced
Budget 2013 pushed up allocations for agriculture, but it will not help farmers
SUVs to be expensive but not diesel cars
Offers budget sops to women, youth and the poor
Budgetary support offers little hope of meeting targets
Green transportation gets lip service
Proposes to redefine backward region
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