Update on India’s States

Update on India’s States: August 23, 2017

The center issues new guidelines for metro projects receiving central funding; West Bengal passes a host of industry-friendly legislation; Andhra Pradesh discoms start accepting mobile money; Rajasthan offers farmers a loan interest waiver; and more. Center–State relations The central government…

Update on India’s States: August 2, 2017

Nitish Kumar stuns Bihar; UDAY cuts power losses; Madhya Pradesh collaborates with MIT on police reform; Jharkhand introduces kindergarten state-wide; and more. Center–State relations The central program to cut distribution company debt, the Ujwal Discom Assurance Yojana (UDAY), helped all…

Update on India’s States: July 26, 2017

Andhra Pradesh creates a drinking water supply corporation; Gujarat tops investment potential rankings once again; Tamil Nadu doubles legislator salaries; calm restored in Nagaland and Tripura; and more. Center–State relations The central government will work with Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu,…