The idea was that of EMS and we worked out the actual framework of planning.
The success achieved by the Left in the last assembly elections was resounding, but as if not satisfied, they seem to be erasing landmarks to suit vested interests.
The southern state on Wednesday alone recorded 22,056 fresh COVID-19 cases -- more than half of India's total coronavirus tally of 43,654.
Cooperatives is a state subject as per the Constitution. The new ministry’s mandate could not have been described in more vague terms than given in the Union government order
The standard tax rate for states has come down sharply compared to the VAT regime. Merging the present multi-rate system into a single rated one would further reduce revenue
Pious Albi Kalluveetil, panchayat member, said.
FM Isaac showers sops in LDF regime’s sixth and last budget.Increases support price for rubber, coconut and paddy.Hikes welfare pension, promises 20 lakh jobs
Kerala floods one month after: Government staff can still take part in salary challenge, says Thomas Isaac
The salary challenge was announced by the government to fund flood rehabilitation activities.
The state Budget 2018-19 presented by Finance Minister Thomas Isaac has a heavy accent on welfare coupled with fiscal prudence.
The capital expenditure as a percentage of state output has increased which will help in improving productivity and ensure sustainable growth of the state economy.
The fact that the Budget presented by Finance Minister Thomas Isaac finally addressed some of the burning issues of women in the state is a welcome step towards women’s empowerment.
The woman-friendly nature of the budget also includes several general schemes boasting of female-oriented special components which have been allocated R1,960 crore - 8.8 per cent of the total outlay.
There is not even a mention of the crisis-hit natural rubber sector which is a core area of agriculture of the state, he said.
The Budget also announced plans to market foreign-made foreign liquor (FMFL) in the state alongside IMFL.
Mani said the minister was rueing over the big gap in revenue receipts and expenditure of the state, but he made no sincere attempts to cut down the wasteful expenditure.