Bulgaria`s parliament adopted on Tuesday a last-minute budget revision, raising the country`s deficit target and debt ceiling in a bid to buttress it against fiscal troubles until snap elections on October 5.
Odisha government on Saturday asked district collectors to take actions against the traders found guilty in hoarding and selling potato and onions at high price under the Essential Commodities Act of 1955, official sources said.
UnionParliamentary Affairs Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday assured that the government is inclined to discuss all issues of national importance during the forthcoming Budget Session, and sought the opposition`s help to maintain dignity of the house.
After the drubbing in the recent general elections, Akhilesh Yadav proposed no new taxes in the budget for this year, but made no allocation for his pet schemes such as free laptops for students and allowances for the unemployed.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Wednesday she sees no need to change Europe`s budget rules after her economy minister suggested earlier that countries be given more time to get their finances in order.
With an eye on assembly elections after the drubbing it got in the Lok Sabha polls, the Congress-NCP state government Thursday presented a Rs 4,103.3 crore deficit Budget for 2014-15 with a slew of sops for farmers, traders and professionals.