Congress' Manish Tewari claims Budget leak to media houses
‘Government sources have been sending budget pointers to media houses,’ Congress spokesperson Manish Tiwari said.
Budget 2019: FM Piyush Goyal says no tax on income up to Rs 5 lakh
Around 3 crore middle-class taxpayers will get tax exemption due to this measure.
Budget 2019: Sensex rallies over 500 points; Nifty nears 11,000 mark
The 30-share Sensex was trading 506.21 points, or 1.40 per cent, higher at 36,762.90.
Goyal announces 2 pc interest subvention for farmers hit by natural calamities
Government has fixed MSP for 22 notified crops at 50 per cent higher than cost of production.
FM announces pension for informal workers, hikes tax-free gratuity to Rs 30 Lakh
The scheme will provide assured monthly pension of Rs 3,000, with contribution of 100 rupees per month.
Union Budget: Here's what's good and bad
Goyal presented Budget in a last ditch bid to woo the electorate with several popular measures.
Road construction trebled under PMGSY: Piyush Goyal
As many as 1.53 crore houses were constructed during 2014-18 under Pradhan Mantri Awaas Yojana.
Govt broke the back of high inflation: Piyush Goyal
Goyal said during the previous UPA government (2009-14), inflation averaged as high as 10.1 per cent.
Govt announces cash dole for small farmers
Rs 20,000 crore have been provided for current fiscal and also announced allocation of Rs 75,000 crore for the next fiscal.
Union Cabinet approves interim Budget 2019-20
A full-fledged Budget will be presented in Parliament once the new Central government is formed after the General Elections.