Kerosene Subsidy

  • Jayalalithaa asks PM not to operationalise DBT scheme 28-04-2013 02:31 AM

    Chennai: Raising strong objections to certain aspects of Centre's Direct Benefits Transfer, Tamil Nadu chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Saturday said the scheme in its present form should "not be operationalised" in the state as it is an "infringement" on the authority of state governments. In a strongly worded letter to...
  • Bitter political pill: Kerosene subsidy not for all 28-06-2008 08:44 AM

    A win by 23 runs in Twenty20 cricket is generally considered a sizeable victory; at times it is given additional weight when the two teams involved are heavyweights. But in the case of India’s 23-run win over Afghanistan on Wednesday at the Premadasa in Colombo, the margin of victory was...