Monday, 23 May, 2022

Topic: CEA

KV Subramanian steps down as Chief Economic Adviser, says he will return to academia

Krishnamurthy Subramanian, an ISB Hyderabad professor, was appointed as the chief economic adviser in December 2018. He succeeded Arvind Subramanaian.

India’s debt levels to reduce even in low-growth scenario, says Chief Economic Adviser

KV Subramanian said India must continue to focus on growth so that 'we expand the pie, enabling redistributive policies that lift people out of poverty'.

India’s fundamentals demand much better rating, says Chief Economic Advisor

Chief Economic Advisor Krishnamurthy Subramanian statement came after Moody's downgraded India's rating and S&P retained it at the lowest investment grade.

IMF’s 1.9% growth projection for India in FY21 a reasonable estimate, says CEA Subramanian

India’s chief economic advisor says fiscal deficit only area that needs to be looked at right now, adding the stimulus package will be announced soon.

Coal will still meet nearly 50% of India’s energy needs in 2030 despite focus on renewables

A mismatch between peak periods of demand and output from renewables means coal will remain the primary energy producer, a report by the Central Energy Agency states.

ISB professor Dr Krishnamurthy Subramanian appointed chief economic adviser

Dr Krishnamurthy Subramanian takes over from Arvind Subramanian for a tenure of three years. New Delhi: The government Friday appointed ISB Hyderabad professor Krishnamurthy Subramanian...

For the first time in 4 years, India’s top power producer NTPC wants coal imported

State-run NTPC wants to import 2.5 million MT coal as domestic supplier Coal India Ltd has failed to meet its rising demand.

Judge me on my work, not country of residence, says Modi’s CEA Arvind Subramanian

Subramanian denies taking up the job only to embellish his CV, says would like to return to India as the CEA of all states.

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Inflation made luxury cars even more expensive but sales remain in fast lane. See Mercedes

For years, the luxury car market in India was biased towards the entry-level. But today, cars below Rs 40 lakh account for the smallest fraction of sales.

World’s $300 trillion in debt. Here’s what it means for services like health, education

To meet debt payments, at least 100 countries will have to reduce spending on essential services, the IMF estimates.


File photo of a defence personnel armed with a SiG 716 rifle near the Line of Control | Photo: Snehesh Alex Philip | ThePrint

India to ink ‘repeat order’ deal for 73,000 SiG 716 rifles from the US

In February 2019, 72,400 SiG 716 rifles of 7.62 x 51mm calibre were contracted from SIG Sauer Inc, USA, under government's 'Buy (Global) category', through fast track procedure.

Mandir or Masjid? New surveys not needed, just acceptance of truth & move towards reconciliation

That temples were destroyed and mosques built is undisputed history. The past can’t be changed, but we can’t deny the wrongs of the past either before we consider reconciliation.