'If there is belief, road will open up': Nirmala Sitharaman recites Urdu poetry during maiden Union Budget speech
Doing away with the traditional brown budget briefcase, Sitharaman opted for a reg coloured bag, with the national emblem emblazoned on top of it.
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman Friday said the government will invest widely in agriculture infrastructure and support private entrepreneurship for value addition in farm sector
Union Budget 2019: BharatNet targetting internet connectivity in local bodies in every Panchayat to bridge rural urban digital divide
BharatNet would be targeting internet connectivity in local bodies in every Panchayat in India. This activity is expected to be speeded up under the Universal Service Obligation Fund (USOF). PMGDISHA is part of the government's Digital India program.
Union Budget 2019: Govt proposes FDI norm relaxation in media, aviation, insurance, single brand retail
The government on Friday proposed relaxation in the FDI norms for sectors such as media, aviation, insurance, and single brand retail with a view to attract more overseas investment
Budget 2019: Sensex gives up gains, falls over 150 points; Yes Bank, ONGC, Tata Motors among top losers
Sensex and NSE Nifty declined dragged by losses in oil and gas, metal and power stocks when Budget speech began
Nirmala Sitharaman presents Union Budget 2019 in Parliament; FM calls for public-private partnership to develop rail infrastructure
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday said corporate India is a job creator as well as a wealth creator and called for a public-private partnership to develop rail infrastructure
Nirmala Sitharaman presents Union Budget 2019 in Parliament; FM met with President Ram Nath Kovind before her speech
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman presents the Union Budget 2019-20 in the Lok Sabha at Parliament, in New Delhi today.
Union Budget 2019: Nirmala Sitharaman does away with traditional briefcase, carries red bahi khata 'symbolising Indian tradition'
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman bucked the briefcase trend and carried a reg bag instead for her maiden Budget which is to be tabled in the Parliament at 11 am. Sitharaman, who is the first woman finance minister in the last 45 years, reached Parliament and met with President Ram Nath Kovind as per tradition.
Sensex reclaims 40,000-mark as countdown to Budget 2019 begins, Nifty inches to 12,000 mark; HUL, L&T, HDFC among major gainers
The sensex crossed 40,000 mark in early trade at 40,006.26 on Friday, with investors awaiting details from the Union Budget due at 11 am today.
The Economic Survey emphasised that data and information highway must be viewed as equally important infrastructure.
The Budget presentation is the report of the Budget to be used or has already been used by the Finance Minister for a particular period of time
"A policy push is therefore required to devise universal charging standards for the country as a whole" the Survey said
The government has plans to make India 5G ready by 2020 and conduct spectrum auction for providing radiowaves for 5G this year.
India on upward growth trajectory; country has made leap into era of high economic policy certainty: Arun Jaitley
Jaitley said Swachh Bharat Mission has been an exceptional programme which has brought behavioural changes in India
Daily Bulletin: Nirmala Sitharaman to present NDA-2 maiden Union Budget at 11 am; Subramanian Swamy to be cross-examined today in National Herald case; day's top stories
Here are the top stories of the day: Nirmala Sitharaman to present Union Budget 2019 in Parliament today; Supreme Court to decide on plea seeking court-monitored probe into Haren Pandya murder today; Subramanian Swamy to be cross-examined at Delhi court in the National Herald case today
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has no leeway to offer any big surprises in Budget 2019, says economists
Investors and the market should not expect any big surprises from the first Budget by the first woman finance minister today
Union Budget 2019: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to do a tightrope walk; giving tax relief to common man may be on the cards
The Budget is expected to boost spending at the cost of short-term slippage in fiscal deficit targets as Sitharaman lays down the Modi 2.0 government's road map for the economy
indirect tax is collected by one entity in the supply chain and paid to the government
The Economic Survey is prepared by the Chief Economic Advisor in the Finance Ministry
Economic Survey 2019 presents good overview, but should not be read as precursor to Sitharaman's maiden Budget
The Economic Survey also takes a view that the NPA issue is behind us and hence banks can now lend.