Budget allocation for city govt hospitals increased

Budget allocation for central
government hospitals in the capital has been increased.

Central assistance to Delhi slashed in budget

Slashing the Central assistance
to the national capital, a plan outlay of only Rs 1,031 crore was made in the Union Budget.

Budget: Rs 19 crore allocated for Lokpal, CVC

Government cut the budget of
the CVC by about Rs 1.5 crore to nearly Rs 19 crore for meeting its establishment-related expenditure.

Congress ministers term budget as balanced

Congress ministers hailed the Budget as balanced which would lay the foundation for fiscal consolidation but ally TMC dismissed it as status-quoist.

Amnesty scheme to unearth black money unlikely

The govt is unlikely to come out with any amnesty scheme to unearth black money or unaccounted funds stashed abroad in the forthcoming Budget.

Growth oriented budget: Gogoi

Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi on Monday described the Assam budget as "growth oriented" aimed at overall economical development of the state.

Deficit budget presented in Assam assembly

A Rs 293.44 crore deficit
budget with no fresh tax proposals was presented in the Assam
assembly by chief minister Tarun Gogoi today.

‘Funds squandered on comforts of ruling class’

Hardline separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani on Sunday claimed that "very little amount" of the state budget was spent on developmental works".

New govt in Goa to present 1st budget on March 21

The Manohar Parrikar-led Goa
government will table its first budget on March 21.

Mizo legislature`s session to begin from March 20

The state interim budget would be presented on March
22 by Finance Minister H Liansailova.

Budget as scheduled is not a problem: CEC

Chief Election Commissioner S Y Quraishi does not see any
problem in presentation of the general budget in Parliament on
the normal schedule.

TN announces new schemes of Rs 8,900 cr in budget

e AIADMK government in Tamil Nadu
on Thursday presented its first budget for 2011-12 since coming to
power in May, unveiling new schemes and additional benefits
worth over Rs 8,900 crore.

DMK boycotts Tamil Nadu budget

Protesting against the issues,
including "foisting" of cases against its partymen, DMK MLAs
led by their Legislature Party leader M K Stalin on Thursday
boycotted the Tamil Nadu Budget, presented by the AIADMK
government here.

AIADMK govt to present its first budget today

The J Jayalalithaa-led AIADMK government in Tamil Nadu will present its first budget Thursday on the first day of the nearly month-long budget session.

Sri Lanka slashes budget for Australia visit

Sri Lanka`s cash-strapped cricket administration has slashed the budget for Australia`s tour, the island`s sports minister said today, stressing security would not be compromised.

Pakistan`s Rs.2.7 trillion budget approved

The budget 2011-12 envisages controlling the budget deficit of 4 percent of GDP besides controlling inflation.

Pak sanctions extra Rs.150 billion for defence budget

The Pakistan government has sanctioned an additional 150 billion rupees for the fiscal 2011-12 defence budget.

Budget concerns put upcoming Javier Bardem film in doubt

Universal Pictures has concerns about the investment needed to produce `The Dark Tower`.

`Delhi Belly` budget on higher side, I`m worried: Aamir

At a time when filmmakers are splurging money on their movies, Aamir Khan is concerned about the budget of his next production ‘Delhi Belly’. The cost might touch Rs.25 crore, which the actor-filmmaker feels is high for an adult comedy.

Nepal parties oppose govt`s plan for early budget

The parties have warned of protests if the govt went ahead with its plans.