The fiscal deficit will overshoot to 3.5% from the earlier estimate of 3.2% in the current fiscal, ending March 31, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has termed the Union Budget for 2018-19 “development-friendly”, underlining that it will strengthen the vision of a
The salaries of the President and the Vice President have been increased to Rs 5 lakh and Rs 4 lakh per month respectively, in a rectification of
Besides a slew of measures for the agriculture and rural sectors, a new health insurance scheme for the poor and some relief in income tax for
In a big boost to Railways sector, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley announced a capital expenditure of Rs 1.48 lakh crore for the Indian Railways.
Presenting the Union Budget, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said all crypto currencies, which include bitcoins, are illegal and the
In a major bonanza to farmers, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley announced fixing support price of Kharif crops like paddy at least 50 per cent
The government has set the target in the sphere of agriculture commodities sector, taking steps to boost the exports. Presenting the Budget in
Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is presenting Union Budget in Lok Sabha. In his opening remarks, the Finance Minister lauded the current
Senior BJP MP from Maharashtra Chintaman Wanaga passed away in New Delhi on Tuesday, said doctors at Ram Manohar Lohia hospital. He was 67. The
The Budget session of Parliament will begin from January 29, Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar told the press soon after the conclusion
Dubbing the Union Budget as a ‘damp squib’, former Finance Minister P Chidambaram Thursday said that the government had wasted an
FM Arun Jaitley is likely to pitch for increasing railway revenue without changing freight and passenger tariffs.
Government is contemplating to make Aadhaar or Unique Identification (UID) card mandatory to avail rail concession, and an announcement is likely