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Abdul Mannan row casts shadow on Budget

The ‘parallel budget’ will be placed at the same time when finance minister will place the Budget inside the House.

10 Feb 2017 6:44 AM

Congress to boycott PM in Parliament over raincoat jibe

The Congress on Thursday held parleys with the Left, DMK, SP and JD(U) to discuss its floor strategy.

10 Feb 2017 1:13 AM

PM’s reply over Prez motion was mundane

The President’s address aims to sum up the principal thrust of government policy in different fields and point to the future.

08 Feb 2017 6:19 AM

MLA in Assam streams House business, suspended

Islam, who left the House soon after the Speaker pronounced his ruling, had Friday telecast his speech on social media.

07 Feb 2017 2:06 AM

Union Budget 2017: Entrepreneurs hail tax rebate on start-ups

Higher Education Financing Agency to be set-up with initial capital base of Rs 1,000 crore.

02 Feb 2017 6:10 AM


Union Budget 2017: Major focus on women’s security

Nirbhaya fund increased from Rs 3.40crore to Rs 28.90 crore.

02 Feb 2017 6:06 AM

DMRC: New policy to enable easier funding

he new policy is likely to focus more on innovative models for the Metro network by introducing standardised and indigenous hardware.

02 Feb 2017 3:18 AM

Indirect taxes muted as GST on the anvil

There has been no increase in the basic duty rates under customs, central excise and service tax laws, which is a welcome move.

02 Feb 2017 2:58 AM

Delhi deprived of tax share: AAP government

Rs 15 crore has also been allocated by the Centre to the AAP government for paying enhanced compensation to the 1984 riot victims.

02 Feb 2017 2:46 AM

Union Budget 2017 brings cheer to Delhi

The grant for the Delhi Disaster Response Fund remained unchanged with an allocation of Rs 5 crore.

02 Feb 2017 2:41 AM


Union Budget 2017 draws mixed response from industrialists, farmers

Mr Ghosh, chairman and MD of Bandhan Bank said that the budget will be a boost to the pro rural econmony with a focus on agriculture, MSME

02 Feb 2017 2:38 AM

Union Budget 2017: West Bengal railway projects get Rs 2,516 crore boost

Eastern Railway has the most wide area of operation with its network in Bengal and in neighbouring states of Jharkhand and Bihar: Ghanshyam

02 Feb 2017 2:27 AM

Union Budget 2017: Misleading, hollow and useless, says Mamata

In a series of tweets Ms Banerjee voiced her displeasure over the Budget. “Misleading. Full of jugglery of numbers.

02 Feb 2017 2:26 AM

Union Budget 2017: NRIs won’t pay capital gains tax on rupee bonds

The decision to continue with lower TDS rate for masala bonds has been taken after demands from various stakeholders in this regard.

02 Feb 2017 2:25 AM

Is Union Budget 2017 balancing act after demonetisation effect?

This is a good way of telling small businesses to create a corporate entity with transparency in governance,” Mr Ankit says.

02 Feb 2017 2:24 AM


Union Budget 2017: Small taxpayers are big winners

Government to cushion effects of demonetisation.

02 Feb 2017 2:23 AM

Bankers lap up a 'balanced' Union Budget 2017

Chanda Kochhar of ICICI Bank said Arun Jaitley has tried to provide a growth impetus while maintaining fiscal prudence.

01 Feb 2017 7:35 PM

Union Budget 2017: Highways allocation hiked to Rs 64,900 crore

Highways sector had a budgetary estimate of Rs 57,976 crore for current fiscal 2016-17.

01 Feb 2017 7:11 PM

Union Budget 2017: Govt to phase out FIPB; further ease FDI rules

Arun Jaitley says ministries concerned will approve foreign investments; 90 per cent of current FDIs through automatic route.

01 Feb 2017 6:43 PM

Jewellers say Budget 2017 will boost sector, drive consumption

IBJA managing director Saurabh Gadgil said Focus on farmers, infrastructure and digital economy will create transparency.

01 Feb 2017 5:00 PM