The survey further noted that about 91 per cent respondents believe that the 'Aatmanirbhar Bharat' initiative, coupled with monetary policy actions by the RBI did contribute to bringing the economy back on track.
According to the latest Economic Survey 2021, GDP has risen to 17.8 per cent for the fiscal year 201-2020.
The Economic survey predicted a “V-shaped” economic recovery for the country stating that the Covid-19 vaccination program will be one of the triggers for the growth.
Opposition leaders of 18 parties have decided to boycott President's address in solidarity with farmers protesting at Delhi’s borders against the three farm laws.
The session will be held in two parts – January 29 to February 15 and March 8 to April 8 and will have a total of 33 sittings.
The survey also suggests that Indian manufacturers have to focus on improving quality, to better compete with Chinese goods
The virus is causing a tragic loss of life, and the lockdown needed to fight it has affected billions of people. What was normal just a few weeks ago — going to school, going to work, being with family and friends — is now a huge risk, IMF chief Kristalina Georgieva.
Economic Survey cites several examples of how government interventions have created more distortions in the market rather than working for the benefit of common man or businesses.
The Economic Survey has projected the GDP growth at 6-6.5 per cent during 2020-21.
The Economic Survey tabled in Parliament said the level and growth of a country's GDP informs several critical policy initiatives as it is a barometer of the economy's size and health.
Highlights of the Economic Survey tabled in Parliament by Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman
The Economic Survey puts the current fiscal growth at 5 per cent..
The government announced that it will be skilling new India with new age skills like Artificial Intelligence (AI), Internet of Things, Big Data, 3D Printing, Virtual Reality and Robotics, which are valued highly both in India and overseas.
Organic farming, better irrigation and improved connectivity between market and produce feature as key priority areas in CEA K Subramanian's Maiden Economic Survey presented in parliament on Thursday.
Former finance minister, P Chidambaram on Thursday said there are no sector-wise growth projections in the pre-Budget Economic Survey tabled in Parliament, and the government itself appears to be pessimistic about the economy.
The main focus of the Economic Survey 2019-20 is in keeping with the Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision of India becoming a $5 trillion economy by 2024-25.
The Economic Survey states that India is set to witness a sharp slowdown in population growth in the next two decades.
It noted that India, through unique identification programme Aadhaar, has been at the forefront of data and technology revolution which is unfolding.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.
They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.
Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.
The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.
Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.
Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.
The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.