Budget has proposed reforms, which are in line with its plan to kick-start domestic and foreign investments boost the economy and create more jobs.
06 Jul 2019 2:16 AM
It is not expecting any additional measures on the taxation front such as cuts in corporate or personal income tax rates.
03 Jul 2019 7:10 AM
The ministry in its statement did not mention the number of farmers who will get their first instalment of Rs 2,000 on Sunday.
23 Feb 2019 7:26 PM
Sharma in his PIL said that there was provision for only a full annual Budget and a vote-on-account under the Constitution.
18 Feb 2019 2:47 PM
Producer support in India is very low compared to the other countries and the scheme will help in supplementing that: Subramanian.
17 Feb 2019 1:46 PM
Goyal also introduced the Appropriation Bill and the Finance Bill amid protests by Opposition members in the house by a voice vote.
12 Feb 2019 6:21 AM
The government said it has generated 251,279 jobs in central government establishments between 2017 and 2018.
10 Feb 2019 4:06 PM
Unemployment rate in India stood at 6.1 per cent in the period of 2017-18.
02 Feb 2019 4:37 PM
Amit Shah was speaking at Trishakti Sammelan of BJP booth-level workers at Parade Ground in Dehradun.
02 Feb 2019 3:46 PM
PM Modi cuts short speech at West Bengal's Thakurnagar rally amid stampede-like situation, ends address in 14 minutes.
02 Feb 2019 1:11 PM
The supremo’s outburst came a day after Manik Majumdar, her close aide was quizzed by CBI in the multi-billion rupee Saradha ponzi scam.
02 Feb 2019 12:49 PM
‘The second surgical strike (interim budget) will use ballots to decimate our rivals,’ said BJP ally LJP chief Ram Vilas Paswan.
01 Feb 2019 4:09 PM
PM Modi said that there has always been a demand to exempt those with annual income up to Rs 5 lakh and Modi government fulfilled it.
01 Feb 2019 3:56 PM
‘Rs 6000 in income support for farmers boils down to Rs 500 per month.’ Shashi Tharoor on the interim budget.
01 Feb 2019 2:24 PM
‘Government sources have been sending budget pointers to media houses,’ Congress spokesperson Manish Tiwari said.
01 Feb 2019 1:50 PM
It is first annual household survey of 2017-18 after Nov 2016 demonetisation, when PM declared an overnight ban on notes.
31 Jan 2019 3:23 PM
Government still aims to adhere to a debt ceiling of 60 per cent of GDP by March 2025.
31 Jan 2019 12:51 PM
Last year, India's defence budget went up only by about 5.5 per cent.
30 Jan 2019 1:05 PM
Jaitley, who ran the finance ministry, would not be presenting the interim budget on February 1.
25 Jan 2019 12:56 PM
The Budget Session of the Parliament will be held from January 31 to February 13.
10 Jan 2019 1:55 PM