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Sharp moves seen ahead of Budget

Rollover in the Nifty stood at 80.3 per cent, which is above the 3-month average of 77.89 per cent.

01 Jul 2019 7:22 AM

Manufacturing needs to pick up

The industry is hopeful that the upcoming Union Budget will provide the necessary fillip in this direction.

30 Jun 2019 6:57 AM

Budget should focus on reviving demand

To drive the momentum on private consumption, the Budget needs to focus on ways to increase rural incomes and therefore rural demand.

26 Jun 2019 2:41 AM

Sitharaman's first budget likely to focus on economic growth, unemployment

The reforms could see structural policy changes in areas such as land, labour, capital and entrepreneurship.

24 Jun 2019 10:54 AM

Govt to borrow Rs 4.42 lakh cr in H1 FY2019-20: Economic affairs secy

Economic Affairs Secy Subhash Chandra Garg said government will stick to fiscal deficit target of 3.4 pc of GDP for current fiscal.

29 Mar 2019 7:23 PM


Oil PSU capex drops to 4-yr low for 2019-20

Oil PSUs had invested Rs 89,180 crore in 2014-15.

03 Feb 2019 6:36 PM

Centre allocates Rs 1,112 crore for Delhi

Kejriwal says Budget is Modi govt’s ‘final jumla’, disappointing for Delhi.

02 Feb 2019 5:54 AM

We are 100 pc with you: Rahul wishes ailing Arun Jaitley a ‘speedy recovery’

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is unwell and is in abroad for the treatment, just before he is to present the Budget.

17 Jan 2019 10:54 AM

Dilli Ka Babu: SC to review DGP selection order

If indeed the government does present a full Budget, it won’t be the first time that the Modi sarkar has veered away from precedence.

23 Dec 2018 12:10 AM

Dilli Ka Babu: No extension for Hasmukh Adhia?

The next bureaucrat in line to be designated the finance secretary is expenditure secretary Ajay Narayan Jha, a 1982-batch Manipur cadre officer.

11 Nov 2018 12:21 AM


68 per cent arms 'vintage': Army official says Budget 2018 'dashed' hopes

'Budget 2018-19 has dashed our hopes and most of what has been achieved has actually received a little setback,' Lt Gen Chand said.

14 Mar 2018 8:46 AM

Railways lost over Rs 4,000 cr in 3 yrs by running Mumbai local trains

The suburban railway in Mumbai operates 2,342 local train services and carries more than 7.5 million commuters daily.

07 Mar 2018 5:46 PM

PM Modi gifts Rs 20K-crore defence industrial corridor to UP

Modi said that a new Uttar Pradesh was taking shape and he would make whatever contribution was possible.

22 Feb 2018 2:56 AM

PM meet to urge quick disbursal of sops

The Niti Aayog has been asked to explore the possibility of setting up an optimal farm price realisation system.

15 Feb 2018 2:12 AM

Charcha over pakoda held by Delhi BJP

Five different types of ‘pakodas’ were prepared, which were served to the guests.

13 Feb 2018 1:35 AM


‘No railway route in Bengal will be closed’

Out of the amount Rs 300 crores alone has been earmarked for FOB and raising of platforms.

08 Feb 2018 5:58 AM

Let’s talk about health: India’s future at stake

India has been the outlier among major economies so far as healthcare is concerned.

08 Feb 2018 2:17 AM

Investors poorer by Rs 2.7 lakh crore in one day

The Nifty closed at 10,498, down 168 points.

07 Feb 2018 2:34 AM

Won't break alliance with BJP, will pressure Centre over funds to Andhra

The meeting comes on the back of the TDP expressing its unhappiness over the Budget allocations to Andhra Pradesh.

04 Feb 2018 3:46 PM

Boost for Solid waste management, Rs 492 crore given for capital expenditure

This, despite the reduction of Swachh Bharat Mission in the Union Budget by 10 per cent.

03 Feb 2018 2:16 AM