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Union Budget 2018 LIVE streaming: Here's how to watch FM Arun Jaitley's speech, experts' analysis
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Union Budget 2018 LIVE streaming: Here's how to watch FM Arun Jaitley's speech, experts' analysis

Watch experts analyse Budget 2018 before and after it's tabled in the Parliament as well as FM Arun Jaitley's speech streaming live on Firstpost.com

Budget 2015 based on 2 risky assumptions; if they fail Jaitley may struggle to meet targets
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Budget 2015 based on 2 risky assumptions; if they fail Jaitley may struggle to meet targets

India has taken a bet on the fiscal front. The risk may need to be balanced by not reducing the interest rate in next three to six months

With govt getting a say, RBI’s inflation fighting will never be the same
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With govt getting a say, RBI’s inflation fighting will never be the same

The new set-up will help the RBI escape from the mud-slinging from the finance ministry every time there is rate hike, but will also reduce its powers

Budget 2015: Why Jaitley rolled out goodies for FIIs? This graphic offers clues
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Budget 2015: Why Jaitley rolled out goodies for FIIs? This graphic offers clues

If the government has to succeed in meeting at least 60 percent of the target, it has to keep the FIIs in good stead

Budget 2015: No steps to tackle black money via gold, imports seen surging
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Budget 2015: No steps to tackle black money via gold, imports seen surging

The NDA has been lucky as inflation is trending downwards and overseas gold prices are also falling. But Jaitley seems to have missed a chance by not cutting gold import duty

Jaitley redeems himself with Budget 2015: 12 reform themes that make it more than ordinary
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Jaitley redeems himself with Budget 2015: 12 reform themes that make it more than ordinary

Arun Jaitley has redeemed himself with his second budget, after the failure of the first one to set the Yamuna on fire. This one sticks to the path of "creative incrementalism" and should deliver results over the medium term

Budget 2015 sets stage for a new economic order, gives India chance to fly
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Budget 2015 sets stage for a new economic order, gives India chance to fly

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley decides to plump for growth, eases fiscal deficit target to push public investment; significant reforms on black money, ease of business and entrepreneurship

Misplaced priorities? Budget 2015 doesn't allow govt to take on spread of diseases like swine flu
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Misplaced priorities? Budget 2015 doesn't allow govt to take on spread of diseases like swine flu

The budget fails to address the urgent requirements in the healthcare sector

Budget 2015: The 4 measures announced by Jaitley that will be long remembered
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Budget 2015: The 4 measures announced by Jaitley that will be long remembered

The FM has taken heed of the global slowdown and the inherent opportunity and risk that lie there

Dismal earnings return to haunt market as Budget 2015 offers nothing much to cheer
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Dismal earnings return to haunt market as Budget 2015 offers nothing much to cheer

The Budget may have plenty of positives from a 12-month perspective, but it will no longer be a talking point for the market beyond the next couple of weeks

Budget 2015: Left, RSS-affiliated farmer unions say nothing in it for farmers
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Budget 2015: Left, RSS-affiliated farmer unions say nothing in it for farmers

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley’s Budget 2015-16 delivers a raw deal to the agriculture sector, seems to be the consensus view among bodies representing farmers.

Budget 2015 does nothing spectacular for the health of the economy
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Budget 2015 does nothing spectacular for the health of the economy

The attractive pre-election campaign on minimum government does not get reflected in the budget.

Budget 2015: Congress disappointed as Jaitley gives them nothing to complain about
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Budget 2015: Congress disappointed as Jaitley gives them nothing to complain about

Jaitley disappointed Congress. It’s not about the disappointment over the budget by a rival party. It's about how Jaitley gave them no reason to complain.

Budget 2015: One time deviation from fiscal target is OK, Jaitley has no excuses in 2016
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Budget 2015: One time deviation from fiscal target is OK, Jaitley has no excuses in 2016

Are fiscal fundamentalists right to be worked up over the decision by finance minister Arun Jaitley not to stick to the laid down fiscal path?

Budget 2015: Why cut corporate tax but not personal tax, Mr Jaitley?
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Budget 2015: Why cut corporate tax but not personal tax, Mr Jaitley?

Around 3% of Indians pay income tax. If more corporates are likely to pay more tax at lower rates, can't the same assumption be made for individual tax payers as well? Further, like the corporates income tax laws, can't the personal income tax laws simplified as well?

Budget 2015: Jaitley just deepened the crisis in public sector banks
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Budget 2015: Jaitley just deepened the crisis in public sector banks

In the absence of a recapitalisation roadmap, the government has to bring down its stake in banks to below 51 percent

Budget 2015: Real estate investment trusts will continue to be unattractive
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Budget 2015: Real estate investment trusts will continue to be unattractive

Despite getting one-time exemption on capital gains, domestic investors don’t gain much

Budget 2015 anti-people, didn't consider interests of common man: Bengal govt
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Budget 2015 anti-people, didn't consider interests of common man: Bengal govt

The West Bengal government described the Union budget presented by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in Parliament on Saturday as "anti-people".

Budget 2015: Arun Jaitley explains why he didn't give you any tax breaks this time
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Budget 2015: Arun Jaitley explains why he didn't give you any tax breaks this time

The Finance Minister has explained why he has gone back on his promise of raising income tax exemptions for the salaried class.

Jaitley's Union Budget fails to bring relief for Goa mining industry
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Jaitley's Union Budget fails to bring relief for Goa mining industry

Mine owners of Goa today said they are disappointed with the Budget as their demand of scrapping export duty on iron ore has not been addressed.