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How Modi govt's 2nd term may impact your money and what Union Budget 2019 may bring

Now that Narendra Modi's is back as the prime minister, here's how the BJP government's second term can impact your personal finances and what the full budget 2019 may bring. #BudgetWithZEE #unionBudget2019

Jul 04, 2019, 20:04 PM IST

What can we expect from Budget 2019?

Nirmala Sitharaman is set to present her first budget as finance minister on July 5. Zee News analyse some of the key sectors the government is likely to focus on. Watch full video to know more.

Jul 01, 2019, 14:18 PM IST

FM Goyal reviews PSU banks performance, advises PSBs on sustainable gains

PCA banks were advised to maintain the trend of improvement in performance, with a view to bringing them out of the PCA framework at the earliest.

Jan 29, 2019, 09:51 AM IST

Agri, manufacturing to push GDP grow to 7.2% in 2018-19: CSO

The CSO estimate is, however, a bit lower than 7.4 percent growth projected by the Reserve Bank for the current fiscal.

Jan 08, 2019, 14:36 PM IST

Agri budget doubled to help double farm income by 2022: PM

Modi said in the Budget for 2018-19 fiscal, the government announced that the minimum support price (MSP) for all crops will be fixed at least 1.5 times the cost of production.

Jun 20, 2018, 13:47 PM IST

Cabinet approves continuation of agricultural schemes with over Rs 33K crore outlay

All these schemes/missions were appraised and approved independently as separate scheme/mission.

May 02, 2018, 16:30 PM IST

Government is taking series of steps to improve income of farmers: PM Modi

PM Modi on Tuesday hard sold pro-farmer initiatives announced in his government's last full-year budget, saying more agriculture credit and easy access to markets will help boost farm income.

Feb 20, 2018, 22:07 PM IST

Opinion: Budget 2018 was more than just about elections, it may lead to long-term growth

We may be looking at the Budget from the wrong angle.

Feb 03, 2018, 11:48 AM IST

Union Budget 2018: Here is how helathcare, infra, realty, agri and auto industry reacted

The FM announced massive spending on rural and urban infrastructure as also lower tax rates for small and medium enterprises.

Feb 02, 2018, 13:54 PM IST

Budget 2018 implies enough had been done for corporate India

There were sufficient hints in recent months and so nobody can claim surprise over the Union Budget 2018-19 offerings. The Gujarat Assembly election result had demonstrated that rural voters were upset with the Bharatiya Janata Party. The BJP had fared less well than it had expected in village local body elections in some states. 

Feb 01, 2018, 19:40 PM IST

Arun Jaitley talked of a 'paradigm shift' in India's agriculture. Can Union Budget 2018 make it happen?

Though Jaitley made his government's goal clear, there was little clarity on how to get there.

Feb 01, 2018, 19:25 PM IST

Budget 2018 has given much needed impetus to the Agriculture sector: IFFCO

100 percent tax deduction for the first five years to companies registered as farmer producer companies with a turnover of Rs 100 crore and above would help attract more companies to enter into farm producing, IFFCO said.

Feb 01, 2018, 15:37 PM IST

Union Budget 2018: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley focuses on agriculture, allocates Rs 14.34 trillion for rural infrastructure

The measures announce indicate that the government has clearly aimed at putting a smile on farmers’ faces while aiming for faster growth.

Feb 01, 2018, 12:24 PM IST

Budget 2018: New schemes for agriculture sector?

This segment of Zee News brings to you highlights about economic Indian survey on farmer. Watch this video for more information.

Feb 01, 2018, 08:57 AM IST

Top 5 expectations of the Farm sector from Budget 2018

The farm sector is the spine of the Indian economy that provides employment to half of the total workforce in India and contributes a major chunk to the country's GDP.

Jan 30, 2018, 16:45 PM IST

India, Israel relations are much larger than a single issue: MEA on Palestine

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu was granted a ceremonial reception at the Rashtrapati Bhawan on Monday. 

Jan 15, 2018, 18:57 PM IST

Budget 2018: Allocation for agri-research likely to go up 15%

The Union Budget for 2018-19 will be presented on February 1.

Jan 12, 2018, 14:20 PM IST

DNA: How will advancing financial year to January-December benefit farmers – Watch report

India currently follows April-March as the financial year.

Apr 29, 2017, 10:39 AM IST

Telangana CM lists out measures to strengthen agriculture sector

Telangana chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao on Tuesday listed out various measures, including formation of farmers' associations to strengthen the agriculture sector in the state.


Apr 25, 2017, 20:20 PM IST

Repair rural household economy to sustain growth: SBI chief

Calling for focussing on farm sector growth to sustain higher overall growth, the State Bank of India on Friday said revival in credit demand will stay low until the balance sheets of the rural households are repaired.

Mar 17, 2017, 19:56 PM IST