Budget

India's April-June fiscal deficit hits 81 percent of full-year target: Govt

India's April-June fiscal deficit hits 81 percent of full-year target: Govt

India`s fiscal deficit touched 4.42 trillion rupees ($68.88 billion) during April-June period or 80.8 percent of the budgeted target for the current fiscal year that ends in March, government data showed on Monday.

Jul 31, 2017, 18:26 PM IST
Aadhaar mandatory for social schemes? Supreme Court ruling to come today

Aadhaar mandatory for social schemes? Supreme Court ruling to come today

The Supreme Court on Friday is likely to pass an order whether or not Aadhaar Card is mandatory for availing government social benefit schemes.

Jul 07, 2017, 09:46 AM IST

Thailand proposes palace budget of more than $123 million

Thailand`s junta plans to allocate more than $123 million for the monarchy in the 2018 budget, an apparent cut of more than 14 percent from this year.

Jun 08, 2017, 15:38 PM IST

Over 51% jump in govt's revenue expenditure in April: Icra

Early passage of the budget for 2017-18 has contributed to an upfronting of expenditure, resulting in a sharp 51.2 percent rise in revenue expenditure in April, rating agency Icra said.

Jun 05, 2017, 23:30 PM IST
Govt to borrow Rs 3.72 lakh crore in Apr-Sept

Govt to borrow Rs 3.72 lakh crore in Apr-Sept

The government will borrow from markets about Rs 3.72 lakh crore in the first half of next fiscal beginning April which is 64 percent of the borrowing target for full financial year.

Mar 28, 2017, 20:43 PM IST
Maharashtra Assembly uproar: Speaker suspends 19 MLAs till December 31

Maharashtra Assembly uproar: Speaker suspends 19 MLAs till December 31

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said he was "ashamed" of the Opposition parties "belittling democracy and ridiculing farmers" in the garb of seeking justice for them.

Mar 22, 2017, 10:43 AM IST
BJP flays Siddaramaiah government for not waiving off farmers' loans

BJP flays Siddaramaiah government for not waiving off farmers' loans

Criticising the government for not announcing loan waiver despite consecutive years of drought, opposition BJP in Karnataka Assembly on Monday called the budget presented by Chief Minister Siddaramaiah as a budget of debt.

Mar 20, 2017, 18:07 PM IST

Andhra Pradesh Budget to focus on education and rural development

The Andhra Pradesh government today presented its budget for the financial year 2017-18.

Mar 15, 2017, 15:38 PM IST

Manish Sisodia tables Delhi budget for 2017-18

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Mar 08, 2017, 15:52 PM IST

Kerala budget leaked online: Opposition

The Congress-led opposition on Friday walked out of the assembly, saying the 2017-2018 Budget presented by Finance Minister Thomas Issac had been leaked.

Mar 03, 2017, 13:47 PM IST

Focus of Budget is on tax compliance: CBDT

The Union Budget 2017-18 focuses on increasing tax compliance while at the same time safeguarding the honest tax payers from any harassment, Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) Chairman Sushil Chandra said on Monday

Feb 06, 2017, 19:24 PM IST
Disinvestment receipts to touch Rs 45,000 crore: Arun Jaitley

Disinvestment receipts to touch Rs 45,000 crore: Arun Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has exuded confidence that receipts from PSU disinvestment will touch Rs 45,000 crore in 2016-17.

Feb 04, 2017, 23:29 PM IST

First Budget after demonetisation: This is what people have to say!

What does people of India think about Budget 2017?. Watch the full segment for more details.

Feb 01, 2017, 22:20 PM IST

Parliament pays homage to late Kerala MP E Ahamed

Lok Sabha speaker speaking live before presentation of Budget. Watch this special segment and get to know more here.

Feb 01, 2017, 12:56 PM IST

Trinamool Congress not to attend Centre's pre-Budget all-party meet

Mamata had earlier questioned the February 1 date for the Union Budget.

Jan 30, 2017, 11:30 AM IST
India spends less than BRICS, SAARC nations on health; should fix it in Budget': Health body

India spends less than BRICS, SAARC nations on health; should fix it in Budget': Health body

India spends just 1.3 per cent of its GDP on healthcare. This figure is much lower compared to BRICS countries.

Jan 29, 2017, 14:46 PM IST

Budget 2017: Interesting facts about Union Budget

We have compiled a list of 50 lesser known Budget facts. The list is as follows:

Jan 16, 2017, 15:29 PM IST

Jaitley denied to change to date of budget presentation

Jaitley denied to change to date of budget presentation. Watch this special segment and get to know more here.

Jan 05, 2017, 11:53 AM IST

Discussion on Budget 2017 and its impact on Indian economy

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Jan 04, 2017, 23:21 PM IST
Presenting Budget constitutional requirement: Jaitley

Presenting Budget constitutional requirement: Jaitley

Following demands by some political parties to postpone presentation of the Union Budget till assembly elections in five states are over, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday said presenting the Budget is a "constitutional requirement".

 

Jan 04, 2017, 20:38 PM IST