Budget 2019: Piyush Goyal arrives at Ministry of Finance ahead of 11 am speech, expected to address media at 3.30 pm
Piyush Goyal, also serving as the railway minister, examined the final copy of the document on Thursday evening in New Delhi. He will present the Interim Budget in the Lok Sabha at 11 am. He is also expected to address the media around 3.30 pm.
Budget 2019: Take this quiz to check your knowledge of traditions, history and issues Piyush Goyal may focus on Friday
Union Budget 2019: Finance Minister Piyush Goyal will present the Narendra Modi government's sixth and final Budget, which will be an interim one
Finance Minister Piyush Goyal will on 1 February present Narendra Modi government's sixth and final Budget, which will be an interim one, keeping up with established tradition
Daily Bulletin: Jind, Ramgarh bypoll results today; Budget Session to begin, but no Economic Survey this time; day's top stories
Today's top stories: Centre expected to lock horns with Opposition at the Budget Session; Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro says Donald Trump ordered his murder; Facebook is shutting down the iOS version of its controversial VPN Research app; and more.
Subramanian vs Subramanian: The new CEA shouldn’t wait till he retires to speak his heart out on govt policy decisions
Interestingly, the then CEA Arvind Subramanian never even once raised an alarm in public to caution the government.
Book excerpt: Arvind Subramanian on why demonetisation turned out to be an electoral vote winner in UP elections
Two years on, demonetisation still consumes the attention of the commentariat, in part because of the mysteries surrounding its origins, says Arvind Subramanian.
News18 Rising India Summit: Narendra Modi to open event; visionaries to celebrate country's journey from take-off to triumph
Network18 President says experts in diverse fields will contribute ideas, and no doubt make commitments to furthering the grand project on which India has embarked
Chidambaram dismissed the CAG report on telecom as a 'gross exaggeration' and said it focused on a few cases.
Despite several efforts, including enacting the Right to Education Act, as many as 48,379 children were out of school in Maharashtra
Economic Survey of Maharashtra: State records rise in crimes against women, children; sexual harassment, dowry cases see drop
Maharashtra recorded a rise in the incidents of crime against women and children in 2017 compared to 2016, according to the state's Economic Survey
Arun Jaitley slams P Chidambaram, says Indian economy was in hands of 'terrible doctor' under UPA rule
Arun Jaitley slamed P Chidambaram for being a "know-all" living under false "illusion", and said economy was in hands of a "terrible doctor"
Union Budget 2018: Centre continues to marginalise Delhi, ignores important issues that need urgent funds
Centre presented its last full Budget before the Lok Sabha Elections next year. Expectations were understandably high as in the election year budgets are usually loaded with sops and freebies for all classes and there is an inkling of tax relief for the salaried middle class on the horizon.
Arun Jaitley's Union Budget 2018 is high on rhetoric, low on meeting expectations and incremental in nature
Jaitley chose to ignore uncomfortable economic facts which even his government's Economic Survey acknowledged, but, reiterated those facts which support his rhetoric.
Budget 2018: Ujjwala scheme amended to include 8 crore women; Arun Jaitley also lowers female EPF contribution
Arun Jaitley raised the target of beneficiaries under Ujjwala scheme to eight crore, besides proposing lowering female EPF contribution to 8% for the first three years.
Disgruntled BJP leader Yashwant Sinha on Wednesday said he would not part ways with the saffron party, but it can throw him out if it wished so.
Fiscal constraints limit Arun Jaitley's manoeuvrability in delivering the budget dressed up for the elections.
Less scope for RBI to cut interest rate with growth picking up, inflation hardening: CEA Arvind Subramanian
The RBI, which is slated to announce the next monetary policy review on 7 February, has maintained status quo on interest rate since August last year
Economic Survey 2018: Make in India 2.0 to focus on 10 champion sectors to spur manufacturing, job creation
Make in India programme was launched on 25 September, 2014 with an aim to make India a global hub for manufacturing
Economic Survey 2018 reveals low tax collections at panchayat level are challenge to fiscal federalism
Economic Survey says panchayats received 95 percent of their revenues from devolved funds from centre/state, while generating only 5 percent from own resources
Experts on Economic Survey 2018: GDP may bounce back to 7-7.5% next year, but there are hurdles on the way
The annual survey was released ahead of the government’s annual Budget statement, due to be presented by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday.