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Washington [US], December 3 (ANI): Indian-American Neera Tanden understands the struggles of millions of working Americans because she has lived them, said US President-elect Joe Biden, adding that as the head of Office of Management and Budget (OMB) she will always be motivated by what she
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Washington [US], December 2 (ANI/Sputnik): US Senators Bob Menendez and Rob Portman called for allocating budget funds to address a humanitarian crisis in South Caucasus caused by a military conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan over the Nagorno-Karabakh region.
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Washington DC [US], December 2 (ANI): US government is meant to serve all the American people alike including Republicans, Democrats, and Independents, all of whom deserve to know that their government has their back, said Neera Tanden, the newly-appointed director of the Office of Managemen
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Tel Aviv [Israel], December 2 (ANI/Sputnik): Benny Gantz, the Israeli defense minister and leader of a ruling coalition party, Blue and White, said on Tuesday that tomorrow his party would vote in favour of dissolving the country's parliament over inability to pass a budget.
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New York [US], December 1 (ANI/Sputnik): UN Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator Mark Lowcock on Tuesday said that the 2021 humanitarian budget needs USD 35 billion to cover aid for 160 million people in need worldwide.
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Washington [US], November 30 (ANI): US President-elect Joe Biden on Monday announced key members of his economic team, including an Indian-American Neera Tanden as director of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB).
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Washington [US], November 30 (ANI): US President-elect Joe Biden is expected to name top members of his economic team this week including Indian-American Neera Tanden as director of the Office of Management and Budget, New York Times reported citing people familiar with the development.
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New Delhi [India], November 27 (ANI): India's fiscal deficit from April-October for the financial year 2020-21 stood at Rs 9.53 lakh crore, which is 119.7 per cent of the budgeted target of the whole year, government data showed here on Friday.
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New Delhi [India], November 23 (ANI/NewsVoir): When the Union Finance Minister proposed 16-point action plan to boost agriculture and farmers' welfare while presenting the budget earlier this year, the stage was set for liberalisation of the farm sector.
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New Delhi [India], November 21 (ANI): A total of 28 projects under the Ministry of Food Processing Industries (MoFPI) worth Rs 320.33 crores, was approved under the Creation/Expansion of Food Processing and Preservation Capacities (CEFPPC) scheme in the Inter-Ministerial Approval Committee (
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Bhubaneshwar (Odisha) [India], November 21 (ANI): Odisha Finance Minister Niranjan Pujari on Friday presented a supplementary Budget of Rs 11,200 crore for the current financial year with a focus on the state's COVID-19 response.
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London [UK], November 19 (ANI): Britain is set to increase its defence budget by 16.5 billion pounds (USD 21.8 billion) in the next four years to deal with "perilous" international situation and "bolster its global influence."