Some may consider this a pro corporate budget but in reality it is a budget for growth, savings, industrial development and for the middle class.
Members of the Right To Food Campaign accused the Modi government of going back on its election promise of ‘universal food security’ in the Budget 2014.
At one stroke, the Arun Jaitley budget transfer nearly 1.6 percent of GDP in terms of central funds to state plans. This is the biggest dose of fiscal federalism ever outside the Finance Commission's recommendations
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Friday said he does not see '<em>achche din</em>' (good times) coming to the country through the Union budget.
We take a look at what economists said across publictions today about Arun Jaitley's Budget 2014.
The maiden Budget of the Modi government has been hailed by American experts and corporate sector in Washington.
Though there is no single major policy initiative for TamilNAdu, the state has got a fair deal from the allocations, including a Centre-funded port project in Tuticorin.
Jaitley's first Budget has managed to garner support from industry leaders as well as experts, but some still believe the Budget could have done more for the tech industry.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has provided some relief to the individual tax payer who has been bearing the brunt of high inflation in the economy.<br />
The three common threads in Jaitley and Obama's speech: entrepreneurship, infrastructure and religion.
Budget 2014 seeks to revive growth and curb borrowing, but left open questions on how it will reduce the fiscal deficit and restore investor confidence.
Let’s be clear. This is not a budget that breaks the mould and is very much on the lines of what one could have expected from any government.
Finance Minsiter Arun Jaitley's maiden budget offers no big bang reforms but does focus on boosting investor confidence in a bid to revive India's investment cycle and attract household savings into financial assets. <br />
The Modi government's maiden budget 2014 today announced that television sets which use the Cathode Ray TV (CRT) system will get cheaper.
In the Budget 2014 speech, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said that the government will set up four new All India Institutes of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in the country.
Hailing the Union budget, North Delhi Mayor Yogender Chandolia on Thursday termed it as "inclusive."