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Budget 2019: FM proposes starting exclusive channel for startups

Standup India will be continued for the entire period coinciding with the 15th Finance Commission, i.e., 2020-2025.

05 Jul 2019 2:48 PM

Budget 2019: What does this budget hold for homebuyers?

FM said said the Centre would take substantial steps to promote rental housing for which government would make amendments in rental laws.

05 Jul 2019 2:48 PM

Budget 2019: Cess on petrol, diesel hiked by Re 1 per litre

Finance minister also announced TDS of 2 per cent on cash withdrawal of more than Rs 1 crore from a bank account.

05 Jul 2019 2:26 PM

Budget 2019: Govt to soon put in circulation new series coins of up to Rs 20

These new coins will be made available for public use shortly, said Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman.

05 Jul 2019 2:20 PM

Budget 2019: Govt lower fiscal deficit target to 3.3 per cent for FY20

The fiscal deficit this year is 3.3 per cent brought down from 3.4 per cent.

05 Jul 2019 2:12 PM


Budget 2019-20: Those without PAN can now file returns using Aadhaar

On Thursday, the Lok Sabha passed by voice vote the Aadhaar and Other Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2019.

05 Jul 2019 2:02 PM

Budget 2019: PAN, Aadhaar interchangeable for filing of IT returns, says FM Nirmala

Aadhaar card for NRIs with Indian passports will be issued after their arrival in India, without waiting for the mandatory 180 days.

05 Jul 2019 1:59 PM

Middle class will progress; this budget is one of hope: PM Modi

He also ensured that the development work will expedite even more and the tax structure will simplify and infrastructure will modernise.

05 Jul 2019 1:57 PM

Budget 2019: Antrix Corp likely to be replaced by NSIL

NSIL would be the financial arm of the state-run Indian Space Research Organisation.

05 Jul 2019 1:53 PM

Additional tax deduction of Rs 1.50 lakh on interest on home loans proposed

Government will also provide income tax deduction of Rs 1.5 lakh on interest paid on loans for purchase of electric vehicles.

05 Jul 2019 1:38 PM


Union Budget 2019: FM draws attention to women of India with 'Naari tu Narayaani'

Sitharaman announced that a woman in every SHG will be made eligible for loan upto Rs 1 lakh under the government's Mudra scheme.

05 Jul 2019 1:36 PM

Budget 2019: India to organise Annual Global Investors' Meet every year: FM

She also said that the Centre has planned structural reforms to kickstart foreign, domestic investment.

05 Jul 2019 1:33 PM

Budget 2019: Firms with turnover of Rs 400 cr to pay lower 25 pc corporate tax

Only 0.7 per cent of the companies will now remain outside the 25 per cent corporate tax bracket, says Sitharaman.

05 Jul 2019 1:26 PM

Budget 2019: 'Gandhipedia' being developed to inform youth on Gandhian values

The Swachh Bharat mission is one of the largest cleanliness drives, as well as an attempt to effect behavioural change, in the world.

05 Jul 2019 1:25 PM

Union Budget 2019: Govt to develop 75,000 entrepreneurs in agro-rural industries

The Finance Minister also asserted that 'Ease of Doing Business' and 'Ease of Life' should be applicable for farmers too.

05 Jul 2019 1:16 PM


Budget2019: Sitharaman earmarks Rs 70,000 crore for public sector banks

Public sector banks will use technology for enabling the customer of one PSB to access service across all PSBs as well.

05 Jul 2019 1:12 PM

Budget 2019: Government sets the disinvestment target at Rs 1.05 lakh crore

Strategic disinvestment of select public sector undertakings will remain a priority area, FM said.

05 Jul 2019 1:12 PM

Budget 2019: India to open new diplomatic missions, including 18 in Africa

She also proposed to issue Aadhar cards to Non-Resident Indians (NRIs) holding Indian passports after their arrival in India.

05 Jul 2019 1:09 PM

Budget 2019: Pension benefit to be extended to around 3 cr retail traders

Rs 350 crore allocated for 2 per cent interest subvention for all GST-registered MSMEs on fresh or incremental loans.

05 Jul 2019 1:07 PM

Budget 2019: Govt proposes doing away with 180-day rule for NRIs to get Aadhaar

As on May 31, 2019, the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) had generated total of 123.82 crore Aadhaar to residents of India.

05 Jul 2019 1:02 PM