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For every rupee in govt kitty, 70 paise comes from direct, indirect taxes

The collection from GST has been pegged at 21 paise as a percentage of every rupee earned.

01 Feb 2019 3:51 PM

Budget 2019: GST exemption doubled from Rs 20 to 40 lakhs for small traders

GST rate has been continuously reduced, providing relief of about Rs 80,000 crore annually to consumers.

01 Feb 2019 2:59 PM

Budget 2019: Full text of finance minister Piyush Goyal’s speech in Parliament

Union finance minister Piyush Goyal presented the interim Budget for 2019-20 in the Lok Sabha on Friday.

01 Feb 2019 2:47 PM

India to become USD 5 trillion economy in 5 yrs, USD 10 trillion in 8 yrs: Goyal

India is the fastest-growing major economy in the world and that the GDP growth in the past 5 years.

01 Feb 2019 2:39 PM

Budget 2019: 'Paying bribes to voters': Opposition leaders on BJP

‘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


Poll Budget 2019: Tax relief for middle class, dole to small farmers

‘India is solidly back on track and marching towards growth and prosperity.’

01 Feb 2019 2:24 PM

Inflation hidden, unfair tax on poor; govt broke the back of high prices: FM

The average rate of inflation during 2009-2014 was a back-breaking 10.1 per cent, Goyal said.

01 Feb 2019 2:17 PM

Budget 2019: 15.56 lakh loans sanctioned under Mudra scheme, says Goyal

More than 70 per cent of Mudra yojna beneficiaries were women, said Interim Finance Minister, P.Goyal.

01 Feb 2019 2:12 PM

Budget 2019: Direct tax collection goes to Rs 12 lakh crore from Rs 6.38 lakh crore

Presenting the Budget for 2019-20, Finance Minister Goyal said that nearly 99.54 per cent returns have been accepted without any scrutiny.

01 Feb 2019 1:54 PM

Budget 2019: Railways gets Rs 1.58 lakh cr, highest ever for national transporter

No railway fare hike was announced in the Railway Budget for 2019.

01 Feb 2019 1:53 PM


Budget 2019: Direct tax collection shoots up to Rs 12L cr from Rs 6.38 lakh cr

GST collections in January 2019 has crossed Rs 1 lakh crore.

01 Feb 2019 1:43 PM

Arun Jaitley compliments Goyal for 'excellent pro-farmer, pro-poor budget'

'Between 2014-19, every Budget has given significant relief to the Middle Class,' Jaitley added.

01 Feb 2019 1:40 PM

Defence budget will be increased to over Rs 3 lakh crore says Piyush Goyal

Finance Minister Piyush Goyal on Friday announced an increase in defence budget.

01 Feb 2019 1:34 PM

Budget 2019: FM Piyush Goyal says no tax on income up to Rs 5 lakh

Around 3 crore middle-class taxpayers will get tax exemption due to this measure.

01 Feb 2019 1:29 PM

Budget 2019: FM Piyush Goyal makes announcement for filmmakers in 'URI' style

The FM also announced that the introduction of an anti-camcording provision in the Cinematography Act to take action against piracy.

01 Feb 2019 1:18 PM


Goyal announces 2 pc interest subvention for farmers hit by natural calamities

Government has fixed MSP for 22 notified crops at 50 per cent higher than cost of production.

01 Feb 2019 12:50 PM

10 lakh patients treated under Ayushman Bharat scheme says Piyush Goyal

Finance Minister Piyush Goyal on Friday said 10 lakh patients have been treated so far under the Ayushman Bharat scheme.

01 Feb 2019 12:39 PM

Union Budget: Here's what's good and bad

Goyal presented Budget in a last ditch bid to woo the electorate with several popular measures.

01 Feb 2019 12:39 PM

Road construction trebled under PMGSY: Piyush Goyal

As many as 1.53 crore houses were constructed during 2014-18 under Pradhan Mantri Awaas Yojana.

01 Feb 2019 12:30 PM

Govt broke the back of high inflation: Piyush Goyal

Goyal said during the previous UPA government (2009-14), inflation averaged as high as 10.1 per cent.

01 Feb 2019 12:12 PM