Jaitley said the focus of Budget is agriculture and rural economy, health, infrastructure and senior citizens.
01 Feb 2018 4:29 PM
The BJP had registered one of its best performance in Rajasthan under Raje’s leadership in 2013 when it won 163 of the total 200 Assembly seats.
01 Feb 2018 1:52 AM
Higher Budget allocations could be used to grab media headlines, but it’s the utilisation that matters.
31 Jan 2018 1:26 AM
India will be reinstated as fastest growing major economy in 2018-19.
30 Jan 2018 4:52 AM
The Budget’s focus is expected to be on education, agriculture and employment.
30 Jan 2018 12:11 AM
The pattern of taxing and borrowing changed hugely over the years. The incidence of taxes has come down and the extent of borrowing has risen.
29 Jan 2018 12:20 AM
Tourism industry is one of the key drivers in terms of employment generation and inclusive growth.
26 Jan 2018 11:04 AM
According to inputs received by the finance ministry from various stakeholders, the spending in the sector should be more than 2 per cent of the GDP.
24 Jan 2018 1:16 AM
It pointed out that average price of the Indian basket of crude oil is likely to rise to $65-70 per barrel in FY19 from $56-59 a barrel in FY18.
24 Jan 2018 12:42 AM
A litre of petrol costs 72.23 rupees while diesel is sold at 63.01 rupees.
23 Jan 2018 11:18 AM
The Union Budget for 2018-19 will be presented in Parliament on February 1.
18 Jan 2018 5:03 PM
For the 2017-18 fiscal, the government has earmarked Rs 1,45,338 crore for food subsidy.
16 Jan 2018 1:53 PM
Relief likely for taxpayers with annual income above Rs 10 lakh.
16 Jan 2018 1:48 AM
For current fiscal government had initially given a budget of Rs 9,000.75 crore for PMFBY.
10 Jan 2018 12:39 PM
Kumar, however, opines that the Budget will mainly focus on improving the welfare of common man.
09 Jan 2018 12:58 AM
Recommendation for Budget Session dates were made by CCPA headed by Home Minister Rajnath Singh.
06 Jan 2018 12:09 PM
The Budget will be presented by Jaitley for the fiscal year 2018-19.
06 Jan 2018 3:14 AM
The 30-share key index touched its lifetime high of 34,137.97 on December 27.
03 Jan 2018 3:12 PM
The Budget that Jaitley presented on February 1 this year broke the tradition since 1924 of having a separate railway budget.
19 Nov 2017 12:43 PM
Sources said that an empowered panel headed by Niti Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant had prepared the blueprint of the entire scheme.
06 Nov 2017 1:01 AM