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Not more than 5,000 people in super-rich category: Nirmala Sitharaman on new tax policy

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday said the tax on the super-rich is a small expectation from them to contribute a little more for the poor.

Jul 21, 2019, 16:26 PM IST

Exclusive: In conversation with Nirmala Sitharaman on Union Budget 2019

Watch exclusive interview of Nirmala Sitharaman on Union Budget 2019 with Swati Khandelwal, Executive Editor, Zee Business.

Jul 06, 2019, 06:58 AM IST

Union Budget 2019: Full text of Nirmala Sitharaman's Union Budget speech

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman presented her maiden Union Budget for the Narendra Modi-led NDA government on July 5.

Jul 05, 2019, 14:10 PM IST

Union Budget 2019: 'Har Ghar Jal' will ensure water in every rural household by 2024, says Nirmala Sitharaman as water crisis in India deepens

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, in her maiden Union Budget speech, spoke about constituting a Jal Shakti Ministry, which will look after the management of water and will ensure 'Har Ghar Jal'. 

Jul 05, 2019, 12:26 PM IST

News 100: Watch top news stories of the day

This segment of Zee News brings top news stories of the day. Watch this video to know the latest news headlines.

Jul 04, 2019, 15:06 PM IST

Know what Indian citizens expects from Budget 2019

This segment of Zee News brings to you public reactions on upcoming Know Budget 2019. Watch this video to know more.

Jul 04, 2019, 14:24 PM IST

First Economic Survey under Modi 2.0 tabled

The Economic Survey 2018-19 was presented by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in both the houses of Parliament, a day before she presents the Union Budget. The Survey expects that annual economic growth could accelerate to 7 percent in the 2019-20 fiscal year from an estimated 6.8 percent in the previous year. Watch this video to know more.

Jul 04, 2019, 13:20 PM IST

Will Budget 2019 cheer the salaried class more than Budget 2014?

In this video, we bring to you things that you can expect from Budget 2019 which will be presented on July 5. Watch full video to know more.

Jun 29, 2019, 10:28 AM IST

Parliament convenes for the first time after Lok Sabha election

Parliament will on Monday convene for the first time for the 17th Lok Sabha, which will mainly be devoted to Oath taking, Election of Speaker, the Motion of Thanks on the President’s Address, Financial Business relating to Union Budget for 2019-20. Watch this video to know more.

Jun 17, 2019, 13:54 PM IST

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This segment of Zee News brings top news stories of the day. Watch this video to know the latest news.

Jun 17, 2019, 13:34 PM IST

PM Modi, others take oath as MPs in 17th Lok Sabha, Budget session commences

Amid chants and thunderous applause, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday took oath as a member of the new Lok Sabha. The PM, who is also the leader of the House, took oath after being re-elected from Varanasi parliamentary constituency in the Lok Sabha election. Watch this video to know more.

Jun 17, 2019, 12:56 PM IST

Modi Sarkar 2.0: First session of 17th Lok Sabha begins today

The first session of the 17th Lok Sabha will commence from Monday during which the passage of the Union Budget and key legislations such as Triple Talaq will be on top of the agenda for the Narendra Modi-led government. The Lok Sabha will have 30 sittings and the Rajya Sabha 27 sittings between June 17 to July 26. Watch this video to know more.

Jun 17, 2019, 07:38 AM IST

India's green vision to see full duty exemption on LNG

Petroleum Ministry officials said they are hopeful that this cut would be included in the Union Budget 2019-20 proposals to be presented in Parliament this July. The matter has already been discussed with the Finance Ministry.

May 30, 2019, 17:12 PM IST

Piyush Goyal delivers Budget 2019 with the art of a Chartered Accountant

Goyal has spun an accountant's trick to balance populism with fiscal prudence.

Feb 01, 2019, 19:41 PM IST

Morning Breaking: Watch top news with research and latest updates, Feb 01, 2019

This is a special segment of Morning Breaking by Zee News which brings to you news with research and latest updates. Watch this video to know more.

Feb 01, 2019, 08:32 AM IST

Budget 2018 proposals come into effect: Here’s what gets cheaper and dearer

While LED television sets and imported mobile phones are slated to become costlier, solar panels will become cheaper.

Apr 01, 2018, 07:44 AM IST

Government notifies doubling of limit of tax-free gratuity to Rs 20 lakh

The Payment of Gratuity Act, 1972 applies to establishments employing 10 or more persons.

Mar 30, 2018, 15:05 PM IST

7th Pay Commission: Parliament passes Bill to double tax-free gratuity to Rs 20 lakh

The legislation will enable the government to enhance the ceiling of tax free gratuity to Rs 20 lakh from the existing Rs 10 lakh for employees falling under the Payment of Gratuity Act.

Mar 22, 2018, 13:22 PM IST

Cabinet approves Ayushman Bharat, health protection scheme to benefit 10 crore families

Ayushman Bharat is touted as the world's largest government-funded health care programme.

Mar 21, 2018, 21:26 PM IST

Gratuity up to Rs 20 lakh to become tax-free soon: All you need to know

Now, the bill will go to the Upper House for consideration and passage.

Mar 16, 2018, 18:39 PM IST