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Jan 20, 2018
Budget 2018: It isn't really a boring affair; 'halwa', locked-in officials are part of budget ritualsIn the run-up to budget day, there are many tradition observed by finance ministers of India. The reasons behind many longstanding traditions are not-known though
Aug 01, 2016
Gold bond scheme: Govt realises record Rs 919 cr in fourth trancheIn the Union Budget 2015-16, the SGB scheme was launched as an alternative to keeping physical gold.
Jun 02, 2016
Google Tax to make life more difficult for Indian startupsThe equalisation levy could end up making life more difficult for Indian companies, especially start ups by increasing compliance costs and throwing up new accounting hassles.
Mar 28, 2016
Divestment flop show: High time Jaitley stopped ‘jugaad’ and did some soul searchingMeeting this target is critical for Arun Jaitley to adhere to the fiscal deficit roadmap (3.5 per cent in fiscal year 2017) and a repeat of the 2016 flop show could put the deficit management under pressure
Mar 15, 2016
BJP asks its MPs to publicise pro-farmer aspect of Budget, highlight 'national interest' commitmentWith the Budget Session scheduled to take go on a break from Thursday, top BJP authority on Tuesday asked party MPs to publicise the "pro-poor" and "pro-farmer" aspects of the budget during the break with the top leaders asserting that it has created a "sense of victory" among the masses.
Mar 14, 2016
Racist mindset: Arun Jaitley slams Rahul Gandhi's 'fair and lovely' remark in Lok SabhaArun Jaitley said, "I have no problem with this phrase.. But this phrase is politically incorrect. It shows a racist mindset that what is not fair is not lovely."
Mar 12, 2016
Education on a Budget: More than fund allocation, increased attention can energise the education sectorIf the current budget and the indications are anything to go by, we have a good chance to aim for a turnaround in the education scenario in the country.
Mar 10, 2016
PM Modi busy with mann ki baat instead of jan ki baat: Tharoor slams governmentOpposition in Lok Sabha on Thursday accused the government of slashing expenditure on various social sector schemes, cutting food and fertiliser subsidies and burdening the common man through the latest budget by doing nothing to check rising prices.
Mar 09, 2016
Ahead of Assembly polls, Amit Shah asks MPs to take 'budget to the people'Ahead of the Assembly elections in five states, the BJP has asked its MPs to play a proactive role in making people aware about the Union Budget presented in the current Parliament session.
Mar 08, 2016
No tax on EPF: How Narendra Modi swung into action to save his govt's imageThe Narendra Modi government has bowed to public pressure and completely withdrawn its unpopular budget proposal to tax 60 percent of an individual's EPF corpus at the time of withdrawal.