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Jan 19, 2017
Halwa reigns supreme in Budget backroom; Arun Jaitley to initiate ceremonyA lot is going to change about India’s annual budget exercise this year.
Nov 22, 2016
Patna-Indore Express tragedy: Parliamentary Standing Committee’s red flag ignoredThe deteriorating quality of food on the Rajdhani and the rail fare across trains seem to be two of the biggest discussion points each time the Railway Budget is presented
Nov 16, 2016
Union Budget 2017 on 1 Feb: End of a colonial hangover for speedy implementation of schemesDeparting from the colonial-era tradition of presenting the Union Budget on the last working day of February, the government on Tuesday finally announced that it will now be presented on 1 February
Oct 06, 2016
Finmin keen to present budget on February 2 or earlierLooking at advancing the date of Budget presentation to February 2 or even earlier, the Finance Ministry today briefed a Parliamentary panel on the proposed change as also the government's decision to merge railway budget with general budget.
Sep 22, 2016
Cabinet nod for Budget overhaul: Why Modi govt wouldn’t want to meddle with Railways’ autonomyIn terms of size, the Railways is the third biggest budget (Rs 1.71 lakh crore in 2016-17) after defence (Rs 2.49 lakh crore) and infrastructure (Rs 2.21 lakh crore).
Sep 21, 2016
India Inc lauds move to merge railway budget with general budgetArray
Sep 21, 2016
Union Budget overhaul ends British legacy but will throw up major challenges on dataThe issue with such advancement is that a lot of data which is required when drawing up the Budget would not be available and hence there could be several guestimates rather than estimates
Sep 21, 2016
Cabinet approves major Budget overhaul: Here's how it can boost infra spendingThe move signifies a break away from the colonial past
Sep 15, 2016
Cabinet to take up budget overhaul, budget session likely from January 24The Cabinet may next week take up the proposal for merging Railway Budget with the General Budget and advancing the Parliament session by about a month to January 24 so as to complete all legislative work before the beginning of the new fiscal from April.
Aug 15, 2016
No rail budget from next fiscal, to merge it with Union BudgetIf the merger happens, the Indian Railway will get rid of the annual dividend it has to pay for gross budgetary support from the government every year.