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Fiscal deficit touches 115% of FY target during April- November

The fiscal deficit, or gap between expenditure and revenue, stood at Rs 7.16 lakh crore during April-November of the current financial year, reflecting deterioration in public finances.

Dec 28, 2018, 13:04 PM IST

Direct tax collection grows 21% till mid-July FY'18

The government has collected over Rs 1.80 lakh crore in direct tax till July 15 in the current fiscal, an increase of 21.4 pre cent year-on-year, "belying" fears of slowdown in economic activities.

Aug 01, 2017, 17:51 PM IST

Direct tax collections till September grow 9% to Rs 3.27 lakh crore

Direct tax collections during the six months ended September grew about 9 percent to Rs 3.27 lakh crore, buoyed mainly by personal income tax mop-up.

Oct 10, 2016, 21:34 PM IST

Direct tax collection picks up 18% to Rs 43,391 crore in Apr-May

What comes out as a good news for the economy, a jump of 18 percent to Rs 43,391 crore was registered in net direct tax collections during the first two months of the current fiscal, the government said on Friday.

Jun 10, 2016, 18:55 PM IST

Fiscal deficit hits 68% of Budget estimate in first half

The fiscal deficit is the gap between expenditure and revenue.

Oct 30, 2015, 19:01 PM IST

Poster war breaks out between BJP, AAP

A poster war has broken out between the Bharatiya Janata Party and the Aam Aadmi Party in Delhi.

Aug 02, 2015, 20:30 PM IST

Poster war breaks out between BJP, AAP-Part 2

A poster war has broken out between the Bharatiya Janata Party and the Aam Aadmi Party in Delhi.

Aug 02, 2015, 20:29 PM IST

Govt trims annual borrowing target by Rs 8,000 cr

With this, the borrowing by way of dated securities (G-secs) for the entire fiscal will total Rs 5.92 lakh crore as against the Budget Estimate (BE) of Rs 6 lakh crore.

Sep 26, 2014, 21:22 PM IST

Gross tax mop down Rs 41K cr over 2012-13 Budget Estimate

The gross tax collections fell short of the budget estimates of Rs 10.77 lakh crore by Rs 40,893 crore in the last fiscal due to economic slowdown.

Sep 10, 2013, 15:19 PM IST