Union Budget 2017-18

Nirmal Jain, Chairman, IIFL Group: Despite taxes, long-term Indian market story remains intact

Nirmal Jain, Chairman, IIFL Group: Despite taxes, long-term Indian market story remains intact

Nirmal Jain, Founder and Chairman, IIFL Group, deciphers the Budget 2018 and shares the outlook on the roadmap ahead.

Defence ministry seeks additional funds of Rs 20,000 crore to be battle ready

Defence ministry seeks additional funds of Rs 20,000 crore to be battle ready

New Delhi: The defence ministry has sought an additional allocation of Rs 20,000 crore from the finance ministry to speed up the procurem...Read More

IT Minister Prasad urges Microsoft CEO Nadella to help boost DigiGaon initiative

IT Minister Prasad urges Microsoft CEO Nadella to help boost DigiGaon initiative

New Delhi: Union IT and Electronics Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Tuesday met Indian-born CEO of Microsoft Satya Nadella and urged him ...Read More

“The focus of the Government on the youth of the country is commendable”, says Prof. Vijaysekhar Chellaboina

“The focus of the Government on the youth of the country is commendable”, says Prof. Vijaysekhar Chellaboina

Prof. Vijaysekhar Chellaboina, Deputy Dean – Academics, Mahindra Ecole Centrale, Hyderabad speaks commented union budget 2017

Tobacco farmers disappointed by hike in excise on cigarettes

Tobacco farmers disappointed by hike in excise on cigarettes

New Delhi: The livelihood of tobacco farmers has been dealt a blow by the crackdown of the government on cigarettes and tobacco products,...Read More

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A routine budget sans growth path

The Union Budget 2017-18 has followed a beaten track as against the expectation that it will break some new ground. At the macro level, t...Read More

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Tax exemption to CM, LG relief funds extended

NEW DELHI: The government on Wednesday announced extension of tax exemption on contributions to Chief Minister’s Relief Fund and Lieutena...Read More

Union Budget 2017:  Highlights of Railway budget

Union Budget 2017: Highlights of Railway budget

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley brought a big smile on railway passengers when he announced that the service charge on booking of tickets t...Read More

Union Budget: Cash dealings above Rs 3 lakh banned from 1 April, says Jaitley

Union Budget: Cash dealings above Rs 3 lakh banned from 1 April, says Jaitley

New Delhi: Continuing with government steps to clamp down on black money, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today proposed to ban all cash tr...Read More

Five special tourism zones to come up: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley

Five special tourism zones to come up: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday announced that the government will establish five special tourism zones in the next...Read More

Congress calls for postponement of Union Budget 2017

Congress calls for postponement of Union Budget 2017

New Delhi: Dubbing the government’s move to go ahead with the presentation of the Union Budget as an ‘inhuman’ act following the demise o...Read More

Budget 2017: Sensex spurts in opening trade

Budget 2017: Sensex spurts in opening trade

Mumbai:Market rose by over 64 points in opening trade today as investors built up positions ahead of the Union budget, which is slated to...Read More

Budget 2017: PM Modi looks forward to fruitful session

Budget 2017: PM Modi looks forward to fruitful session

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has hoped that the budget session of parliament that got underway on Tuesday would be “fruitful” ...Read More

Indian economy is not in good shape, says former PM Manmohan Singh

Indian economy is not in good shape, says former PM Manmohan Singh

New Delhi: Former prime minister Manmohan Singh on Monday struck a cautionary note stating that the Indian economy is not in a good shape...Read More

Akhilesh’s letter to PM Modi, asks him to postpone Union Budget

Akhilesh’s letter to PM Modi, asks him to postpone Union Budget

Lucknow: Asserting that the forthcoming budget, not being state-specific, would not be beneficial for Uttar Pradesh, state Chief Minister...Read More

Measures to support growth likely in budget: Goldman Sachs

Measures to support growth likely in budget: Goldman Sachs

New Delhi: The forthcoming Union Budget 2017-18 is likely to spell out measures to boost demand, with key spending themes likely to be ‘r...Read More

Supreme Court refuses to hear plea to delay Union budget till the assembly elections

Supreme Court refuses to hear plea to delay Union budget till the assembly elections

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday refused to give an urgent hearing to a plea filed by lawyer Manohar Lal Sharma in which he demande...Read More

No union budget during assembly polls: Opposition tells Election Commission

No union budget during assembly polls: Opposition tells Election Commission

New Delhi: Opposition parties on Thursday approached the Election Commission (EC) seeking that the Union Budget’s presentation be deferre...Read More

Second phase of Parliament’s Budget session likely from 9 March to 13 April

Second phase of Parliament’s Budget session likely from 9 March to 13 April

New Delhi: The second part of Parliament’s Budget Session is likely to start from March 9, a day after the last phase of voting in the As...Read More

Union Budget to be presented on February 1

Union Budget to be presented on February 1

New Delhi: Minister of State for Finance Arjun Ram Meghwal on Wednesday said that the Budget date has been finalised as February 1, thoug...Read More

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