The allocation announced by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman for rural development in the Union Budget is notable.
Andhra Pradesh bandh updates: Shutdown peaceful in Tirupati so far but devotees facing travel issues, say reports
Authorities in Andhra Pradesh have tightened the security in view of the shutdown called by the Left parties on Thursday to protest the injustice meted out to the state in the Union Budget 2018-19.
Budget 2018 and BJP govt's Bamboo Mission: Outlay of Rs 1,290 cr is admirable, but industry skeptical of results
Lack of clarity about the manner of disbursal of the Rs 1,290 crore outlay announced in the Budget 2018 is making bamboo farmers and other players skeptical about the revival of the sector that has been long ignored
Funds under budget will be used on priority areas with an aim to address country's key farm sector problem and make rapid strides in direction of doubling farmers' income
There was an expectation that the government would acknowledge the importance of drinking water and make higher allocations for NRDWP in the recent 2017 Budget
The numbers in this budget will certainly be interesting to watch
There will be further bad news for the military, if while preparing the defence budget, the finance minister goes by the recommendation of the 14th Finance Commission
Faced with an ambitious infrastructure augmentation road map, the Road Transport and Highways Ministry has made a strong pitch for doubling its budget allocation to about Rs 85,000 crore.
The budget fails to address the urgent requirements in the healthcare sector