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Union Budget 2022

PM Modi calls for Startup push in rural areas, expansion of women led SHGs

PM Modi was addressing a webinar on the Union Budget 2022 with the theme of 'Leaving No Citizen Behind'

23 Feb 2022 12:49 PM

Retail inflation contained at 6.2% despite biggest contraction in economy: Sitharaman

The finance minister stated that the objective of the budget is a stable and sustainable recovery in the economy

11 Feb 2022 11:46 AM

TRS slams food subsidy cuts: '90 crore poor ignored in Budget'

TRS leader K.R. Suresh Reddy said 2022 was the year to double the farmers' income but the govt reduced Rs 10,000 crore for procurement

10 Feb 2022 8:33 AM

Sanjaya Baru | More ‘bang for the buck’ in defence: New thinking vital

Defence is the one area where the Union government bears full responsibility for spending and delivering results on that spending

07 Feb 2022 3:38 AM

Pavan K. Varma | Budget ignores real threat in favour of speculative relief

Unemployment is at a 48-year high and three crore graduates are jobless

06 Feb 2022 2:47 AM


BJP deploys office bearers, MPs to explain merits of Union Budget to masses

The party will also hold meetings through video conferencing on major schemes of the Budget for 15 days

03 Feb 2022 11:50 AM

Sanjeev Ahluwalia | Budget: Good intentions, but bit short on specifics

The expectation is that'growth' will come centre-stage from the next fiscal year as the pandemic becomes a bad memory

03 Feb 2022 7:09 AM

Digital rupee can be exchanged for cash, says PM Modi

Says Budget will make country self-reliant

02 Feb 2022 12:27 PM

Union Budget 2022-23 is step towards making modern India: PM Modi

The Prime Minister said that today the world's perspective of looking at India has changed a lot

02 Feb 2022 12:04 PM

RBI to issue Digital Rupee in FY23: Sitharaman

Digital currency will also lead to a more efficient and cheaper currency management system

02 Feb 2022 7:34 AM


Chandrajit Banerjee | A transformational Budget for high, sustained growth

The Budget has adopted just the right approach for catalysing growth with social inclusion

02 Feb 2022 7:12 AM

Spectrum auction, 5G services roll-out this year

The telecommunications sector in general and 5G, in particular, can enable growth and offer job opportunities, the FM said

02 Feb 2022 7:05 AM

Union Budget lists tele-mental health programme

Sitharaman also announced an open platform for the National Digital Health Ecosystem

02 Feb 2022 6:58 AM

Education Bill for first time crosses Rs.1 lakh crore

Nirmala Sitharaman proposed setting up a digital university on the ‘hub-and-spoke’ model

02 Feb 2022 6:55 AM

Post offices to be linked to bank network, ATMs

The minister also announced setting up 75 digital banking units (DBUs) in 75 districts by scheduled commercial banks

02 Feb 2022 6:49 AM


FM presents 'amrit kaal' Budget; gives 'booster shot' for growth, big digital push

35 per cent more money to create infra; greater focus on tech on road to India@100

02 Feb 2022 6:44 AM

Cryptos to stay with 30 pc tax; digital rupee next fiscal

The gift of virtual digital assets will be taxed in the hands of the recipient

02 Feb 2022 2:03 AM

Budget will fast track economic recovery: ICC

The Indian Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has appreciated the growth oriented policy direction of the Union Budget

01 Feb 2022 4:47 PM

Budget is betrayal of salaried, middle classes, nothing for farmers and youth: Cong

Surjewala also asked how the government was imposing tax on profit from crypto currencies when it is not clear if it is legal

01 Feb 2022 2:58 PM

Budget 2022: Highest GST collections, no tax reforms for salaried class

The finance minister began the presentation by expressing empathy to those who died due to COVID-19

01 Feb 2022 1:46 PM