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Budget: Tax relief unlikely, sops for untapped sectors

Sitharaman likely to make some policy announcements to boost infrastructure in the country

01 Feb 2024 12:58 AM

LS Gives Nod for Additional Cash Outgo of Rs 58,378 Crore

For the full 2023-24, the government has budgeted the fiscal deficit to be Rs 17.86 lakh crore or 5.9 per cent of the gross domestic product

13 Dec 2023 1:44 AM

Book Review | Finance ministers who shaped early post-Independence India

What struck this reviewer was how many FMs resigned from office in those early days — a practice that ended soonafter

03 Jul 2023 12:19 AM

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman admitted to AIIMS

The 63-year-old has been admitted in a private ward of the hospital

26 Dec 2022 1:53 PM

GST hike sets off ruckus in Lok Sabha

Protests in Lok Sabha over new GST rates, Speaker chides MPs

20 Jul 2022 1:46 AM


FM Nirmala announces additional 40k crore under MGNREGS to boost employment

Top-100 universities will be permitted to automatically start online courses by May 30, 2020

17 May 2020 12:26 PM

Sitharaman to announce fifth and final tranche of economic package at 11 am today

Finance Minister on Saturday said the government will introduce competition, transparency and private sector participation in coal sector

17 May 2020 9:45 AM

FM Nirmala Sitharaman's third tranche covers agriculture and allied activities

Financing facility of Rs 1,00,000 crore will be provided for funding agriculture infrastructure projects at farm-gate and aggregation points

15 May 2020 5:42 PM

Stimulus or sleight of hand? Rs 6L crore is the packaging, Rs 24k crore is the cake

The other measures on equity infusion into MSMEs would need to be watched for uptake, given the poor execution of such schemes in the past

15 May 2020 10:16 AM

FM Nirmala Sitharaman says second tranche for migrant labourers, farmers and poor

Government to give free foodgrain supplies to migrant workers for next two months

14 May 2020 5:11 PM


FM Nirmala to reveal second tranche of Aatmanirbhar stimulus package at 4 pm today

Finance Minister is likely to announce measures to help the agriculture sector and allied activities

14 May 2020 11:55 AM