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Key Highlights of PM Narendra Modi's speech on 73rd Independence Day

Key Highlights of PM Narendra Modi's speech on 73rd Independence Day

Modi called on farmers, asking them to reduce the use of chemical fertilisers and pesticides by at least 10-15 per cent to protect the fe...Read More

Bhopal: It’s raining sops for government staff, urban poor

Bhopal: It’s raining sops for government staff, urban poor

BHOPAL: Meal for Rs 5 to the urban poor, pension to widows and Seventh Pay Commission benefits to employees were key highlights of Madhya...Read More

Budget 2016: Highlights

Budget 2016: Highlights

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Budget 2016: Special wing created in IT dept to resolve taxpayer complaints

New Delhi: CBDT has created a new wing in the Income Tax department to exclusively deal with taxpayers’ grievances and complaints related...Read More

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IT hardware sector expects Rs 10k cr investment, lower prices

New Delhi: Hailing budget announcement, IT hardware companies expect prices of devices like modems, routers, set-top-boxes to go down by ...Read More

Cars set to become costly as FM proposes infra cess of upto 4%

Cars set to become costly as FM proposes infra cess of upto 4%

New Delhi: Car prices, including those of mass market small ones, are set to go up as Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today proposed to lev...Read More

Budget 2016: Govt to announce PSBs’ consolidation plan; to infuse Rs 25k cr

Budget 2016: Govt to announce PSBs’ consolidation plan; to infuse Rs 25k cr

New Delhi: Government will unveil a roadmap for consolidation of public sector banks (PSBs) which are expected to get an infusion of Rs 2...Read More

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Budget 2016: Infra outlay at Rs 2.21 L cr, proactive steps to boost growth

New Delhi: Allocating a major share to infrastructure that includes Rs 2.21 lakh crore outlay, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said e...Read More

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Budget 2016: FDI norms relaxed in insurance, pension, ARCs, stock exchanges

New Delhi: In order to attract more foreign investment, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today proposed significant liberalisation of FDI no...Read More

Budget 2016: Sensex crashes over 600 points and Nifty down over 200 points

Budget 2016: Sensex crashes over 600 points and Nifty down over 200 points

New Delhi: Stock market loss widens; Sensex crashes over 600 points and Nifty down over 200 points on Budget taxation proposals.

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Budget 2016: Govt gives Rs 36Kcr to farm sector; agri-credit at Rs 9lk cr

New Delhi: Aiming to double farmers income by 2022, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today announced an allocation of nearly Rs 36,000 crore...Read More

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Union Budget announcements depress equity markets

Mumbai: Union Budget announcements, combined with negative Asian cues, and a dip in the rupee value depressed the Indian equity markets d...Read More

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Budget 2016: Investment of Rs.97,000 crore in road sector

New Delhi: In a major push on infrastructure, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday announced allocation of Rs.97,000 crore for the roa...Read More

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Budget 2016: Govt to take measures to support export sector

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said that more support will be provided to exporters to give a boost to overseas shipments.

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Budget 2016: FM proposes to amend Sebi Act to increase benches in SAT

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today proposed to amend the Sebi Act in order to increase benches in the Securities Appellate Tr...Read More

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Budget 2016: Indian economy held ground amid slow global growth, says Jaitley

New Delhi: Presenting the 2016-17 Annual Budget, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday said that amidst slowdown in global growth and t...Read More

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Budget 2016: Four state owned insurance companies to be listed

New Delhi: Presenting the Union budget for 2016-17, Arun Jaitley proposal to list the general insurance companies to give a boost to the ...Read More

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Budget 2016: Govt. puts more focus on agriculture 

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in his ‘Make in India’ Budget speech laid more emphasis on agriculture and farmers welfare with ...Read More

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Budget 2016: 100 percent foreign equity in retail of domestic food products

New Delhi: In a major reforms push, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday said 100 percent foreign equity will be allowed in the retail...Read More

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Budget 2016: Govt to launch scheme for digital literacy in rural areas

New Delhi: Government plans to launch a mission to provide digital literacy to around six crore additional rural households.

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