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India Takes AIIMS But Misses Deadline

India Takes AIIMS But Misses Deadline

The total amount of money spent so far on the various AIIMS Projects is Rs 923 crore ($205 mn). Here’s a look at the progress of these 6 upcoming AIIMS…

High On Intent Low On Funds

High On Intent Low On Funds

In the 2011-12 Union Budget, Rs 190 crore was allocated to Myanmar. We sought the specific information on allocations to Myanmar. Here’s a breakup of the Rs 190 crore that…

A Not So Total Sanitation Campaign

A Not So Total Sanitation Campaign

Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh recently expressed his agony about the failure of the Total Sanitation Campaign (TSC) by saying it is “neither total, nor sanitation nor a campaign”. However, it is…

Government Funding For IIITs

Government Funding For IIITs

There are 4 Indian Institutes of Information Technology (IIITs) in the country. They are funded and managed by the Central Government. Here’s a look at the funds that were allotted…

Budget Allocation For Technical Institutes

Budget Allocation For Technical Institutes

In case you were wondering how much money is spent on technical education in the country, this might give you a bit of an insight. Here’s a look at how…

Bengal’s Salaries => Revenues

Bengal’s Salaries => Revenues

Bengal’s state finances are in a precarious position. The salaries, pension and interest are greater than the revenue of the state. This shows that it would be extremely difficult for…

Tracking Government Subsidies

Tracking Government Subsidies

Here’s a look at the Government’s subsidy outflow during 2006-07 and 2009-10. Look at the chart for the percentages and the breakup in the ‘Others’ section. It will give you…