The Survey is expected to lower GDP growth estimate to 6.5 per cent for 2016-17, and 6.75 to 7.5 per cent for 2017-18.
31 Jan 2017 1:00 PM
Most Opposition parties have expressed unhappiness about the Budget being held before the Assembly polls.
31 Jan 2017 11:01 AM
Trinamool Congress will boycott first two days of Budget session over note ban.
31 Jan 2017 2:40 AM
Centre now plans to call 20 new educational institutes ‘institutions of eminence’.
31 Jan 2017 12:32 AM
Arun Jaitley could also announce tax incentives for buying new houses to give a boost to the realty sector.
30 Jan 2017 5:13 AM
The finance minister stands at the crossroads and this Budget has the potential to make or break his legacy.
27 Jan 2017 4:46 AM
The issue was always a moral one as five states are due to go to the polls from February 4, just three days after the Budget.
24 Jan 2017 4:56 AM
The bench did not agree with the submission that in the past, Centre had postponed presentation of budget due to assembly polls.
23 Jan 2017 3:44 PM
Officers will gain touch with their near and dear ones only after the Union Budget is presented.
20 Jan 2017 5:25 AM
The poll watchdog has also sought details on the process involved in preparing and presenting the Union Budget.
19 Jan 2017 3:10 PM
After agriculture, the maximum vote has been cast for infrastructure at 32 per cent.
07 Jan 2017 7:37 AM
He said that he was not able to understand the objection raised by the opposition.
06 Jan 2017 3:20 PM
A bench of the SC headed by CJI Jagdish Singh Khehar said, 'we will hear the matter in due course of time, but not now'.
06 Jan 2017 10:59 AM
Sharma said presenting the Budget is a constitutional requirement, which the government is bound to fulfil.
06 Jan 2017 3:46 AM
The Opposition claims that advancement of the budget session could help the government influence voters through sops.
05 Jan 2017 11:22 AM
In meeting with PM, top secretaries propose online single window system.
05 Jan 2017 3:27 AM
Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley claimed on Wednesday evening that “there is no requirement for a delay.”
05 Jan 2017 12:50 AM
The railway budget and the general budget will be presented together for the first time since Independence.
03 Jan 2017 1:04 PM
I expect the economic slowdown to continue till the first half of fiscal 2017-18, says Sher Mehta.
01 Jan 2017 1:57 AM
Railway Ministry to soon send proposel for setting up unit to Union Cabinet for approval.
19 Dec 2016 1:55 PM