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15th Finance Commission: FMs of 6 non-BJP rules states to meet Prez Kovind

The Finance Ministers of Kerala, West Bengal, Puducherry, Punjab and Delhi, besides Andhra Pradesh, will be part of the delegation.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 16th, 2018

15th Finance Commission: Where Centre and states stand

Kerala, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Delhi, Punjab, Puducherry and West Bengal have drafted a memorandum to President Ram Nath Kovind, seeking the following changes.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 13th, 2018

Delhi gets little from central funds: Will 15th Finance Commission be fair?

The meeting with the president was a culmination of weeks of deliberations between the finance ministers of non-Bharatiya Janata Party states since April.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 25th, 2018

15th Finance Commission members meet economists to discuss ToRs

Officials who were part of the meeting said that the meeting was held keeping in mind the controversy regarding the ToRs.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 14th, 2018

15th Finance Commission to meet advisory council on May 17

Sources said the council might be asked to do research and study on terms of reference.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 10th, 2018

Finance Ministers of 6 states to discuss 15th Finance Commission on Monday

The Finance Ministers conclave would push for the 2011 population weightage to remain at 10%.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 6th, 2018

Population policy: 15th Finance Commission mired in controversy

Southern states allege that the shift will work against the states that have worked towards population control.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 13th, 2018

Modi rejects allegations of southern states over 15th Finance Commission

Union government reportedly mandated the Commission in the ToR to base its decision for tax sharing and devolution of resources on the 2011 census as against the practice of using 1971 census.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 12th, 2018

Controversy over 15th Finance Commission is "needless", asserts Jaitley

The finance ministers from the states met to discuss their concerns over the Terms of Reference of the 15th Finance Commission.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 10th, 2018

Six non-BJP ruled states petition President against 15th Finance Comm

The six non-BJP ruled states wanted the reference to be 1971 census.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 17th, 2018

Trump, top car executives meet amid struggle over efficiency rules for autos

Some states oppose the Trump administration's plan to freeze auto-efficiency standards beginning in the year 2021......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMay 11th, 2018

Trump, top car executives meet amid struggle over efficiency rules for automobiles

Some states oppose the Trump administration's plan to freeze auto-efficiency standards beginning in the year 2021......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMay 11th, 2018

Trump to sit down with major automakers on Friday on fuel rules

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump will meet 10 major automakers at the White House on Friday to discuss the fate of landmark fuel efficiency standards and a looming confrontation with California and other major states......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 11th, 2018

Terms of reference of 15th Finance Commission

A major item which has led to the controversy is that the Commission shall use the population data of 2011 while making its recommendations.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 6th, 2018

Terms of reference of 15th Finance Commission

A major item which has led to the controversy is that the Commission shall use the population data of 2011 while making its recommendations.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 6th, 2018

15th Finance Commission: Moving on

Since the 10th FC, the most important parameter in the horizontal devolution formula has been the income distance criterion.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 17th, 2018

Letter to BS: 15th Finance Commission mired in controversy

The apprehensions about the terms of reference of the 15th FC on the fairness and equity in the distribution of public resources for development are not unfounded.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 15th, 2018

Statsguru: Holding a fine balance between 11th and 14th Finance Commission

The Commission had recommended that states' share in divisible tax pool be raised to 42% between 2015 and 2020.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 15th, 2018

Letter to BS: 15th Finance Commission faces a minefield of issues

Population issue is only one of the issues and it is to be seen along with the emigration of interstate population.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 12th, 2018

Not fair: Finance Commission"s terms of reference stray from propriety

The use of the 2011 Census for sharing resources would mean a decline in the flow of resources to these states.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 11th, 2018

No bias against states in finance commission"s terms of reference: Jaitley

The FM's statement comes on a day when the finance ministers of Kerala, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Puducherry met in Thiruvananthapuram and spoke out against the terms of reference.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 10th, 2018