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Take war on black cash to ‘next level’: PM Narendra Modi

The Prime Minister also touched upon cleanliness, wastage of food and fighting depression during his radio address.

27 Mar 2017 1:07 AM

BMC budget to be slashed by Rs 11,000 cr for FY18

According to the civic officials, the capital expenditure is raised from loans, grants, special funds and surplus amount.

25 Mar 2017 3:43 AM

State revenue falls short of expectations

Due to the deficit, latest budget figures revealed that the state’s borrowing went up to Rs 3.71 lakh crore for the years 2016-17.

21 Mar 2017 2:23 AM

State focuses on agri sector, omits loan waiver

At the beginning of his budget presentation, Mr Mungantiwar said, “Only 10.5 per cent of GSDP comes from agriculture.

19 Mar 2017 3:08 AM

It’s continuation of last year’s budget: Experts

The experts in the field of economic and finance sector have termed it as a continuation of last year’s budget.

19 Mar 2017 2:41 AM


Maharashtra likely to have zero based budget

Many a times, government departments do not spend 100 per cent funds allotted in the budget.

17 Mar 2017 3:34 AM

Parrikar to present Goa budget on March 24

The Goa chief minister said stabilisation of state economy would be the priority of the budget.

16 Mar 2017 9:01 AM

Despite missing 1,000 target, mohalla clinics a huge hit

A substantial part of the health Budget last year was spent on opening these clinics.

06 Mar 2017 2:35 AM

Test for AAP to shore up pro-poor credentials

It will begin with the address of lieutenant-governor Anil Baijal, his first after assuming office last December.

06 Mar 2017 2:29 AM

Maharashtra spent only 45 per cent funds from 2016-17 budget

Public deprived of welfare schemes.

01 Mar 2017 12:38 AM


Corporate bonds to grow 22 per cent

Icra estimated that Uday bond issuance would decline to Rs 0.2 trillion in FY2018-FY2021 from Rs 1.2 trillion in FY2017.

22 Feb 2017 6:09 AM

Amit Mitra: Tax reforms in state Budget will help 1 lakh traders

The finance minister later explained that the Bill was aimed at strengthening the Calcutta Stock Exchange through its provisions.

18 Feb 2017 6:35 AM

PM Modi pulls up Railways for sitting on his shivir ideas

The three-day brain storming sessions, inaugurated by Mr Modi, were aimed at crowdsourcing ideas to improve the functioning of the Railways.

12 Feb 2017 2:34 AM

No property tax will be collected from elderly

It has also sent its proposal to the city administration for abolition of factory licences.

11 Feb 2017 3:36 AM

Foreign investment to gain pace

Overseas investors had slowly started building a fresh position in domestic equities just ahead of the Budget.

06 Feb 2017 12:57 AM


Hopes ride high over Karjat-Virar rail connection

The Karjat-Panvel-Diva route, worth Rs 2,618 crore, which has been sanctioned under the MUTP III, may now go up to Virar.

01 Feb 2017 4:39 AM

Rahul Gandhi slams govt for lack of jobs, ministers hit back

The Congress has been critical of the government on economic issues, especially after demonetisation.

01 Feb 2017 3:17 AM

BJP-ruled SDMC slammed on projects

The available budget also goes unutilised which amply exemplifies the incompetence of the BJP-ruled administration.

01 Feb 2017 2:28 AM

Red flags that Finance Minister must not ignore

The investment red flag must be raised if targeted investment in 2017-18 is below two per cent of GDP.

01 Feb 2017 1:54 AM

Slump before growth peaks: Economic Survey

Economic Survey predicts rebound, suggests tax, stamp duty cuts.

01 Feb 2017 1:09 AM