Union Budget-2018-19

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Narendra Modi to meet economists, sectoral experts on 22 June to deliberate on economic policy roadmap
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Narendra Modi to meet economists, sectoral experts on 22 June to deliberate on economic policy roadmap

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will interact with leading economists and experts on Saturday to deliberate on economic policy roadmap for promoting growth and employment generation

As financial year end approaches, here's how to smartly save your tax by planning ahead
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As financial year end approaches, here's how to smartly save your tax by planning ahead

With the dust finally settled on the ‘populist’ budget announcement, investors can now devise strategies and discover avenues to prudently plan to save tax for the remainder of the current financial year and the next financial year as wel

Andhra Pradesh governor ESL Narasimhan asks Centre to expedite process to accord special status to state
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Andhra Pradesh governor ESL Narasimhan asks Centre to expedite process to accord special status to state

Andhra Pradesh Governor ESL Narasimhan asked Centre to expedite resolution according special category status to state

Budget 2018: Amit Shah rings Chandrababu Naidu as TDP decides to step up fight over fund allotted to Andhra Pradesh
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Budget 2018: Amit Shah rings Chandrababu Naidu as TDP decides to step up fight over fund allotted to Andhra Pradesh

BJP President Amit Shah on Friday spoke to Andhra Pradesh chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu over phone

Fiscal deficit for April-January period hits 113.7% of full-year revised target
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Fiscal deficit for April-January period hits 113.7% of full-year revised target

The fiscal deficit, reflection of government borrowings to meet revenue-expenditure gap, was 113.7 percent in the 10-month period of 2017-18 as compared to 105.7 percent in the year-ago period.

NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant pitches for EVs, calls for constant checks on old vehicles
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NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant pitches for EVs, calls for constant checks on old vehicles

NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant said the future lies in zero emission vehicles and urged Delhi Municipal Corporation to push for eco-friendly measures

Budget 2018 has taken steps in the right direction to increase penetration of insurance in India
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Budget 2018 has taken steps in the right direction to increase penetration of insurance in India

The government-insurance partnership will drive the crop and health insurance schemes announced.

UK-India Business Council perspective of Budget 2018: Nothing to fear, nothing to cheer
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UK-India Business Council perspective of Budget 2018: Nothing to fear, nothing to cheer

The ease of doing business efforts will continue apace because Modi and Jaitley are pragmatic.

Budget 2018: Urgent need for research, regulation and innovation in health insurance
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Budget 2018: Urgent need for research, regulation and innovation in health insurance

About 80 percent of India’s citizens have no health insurance cover as a result and our country’s health spend is just around 4 percent of GDP,

Budget and Beyond: Urban middle class should be educated to understand farmers need to be paid more, says Chidambaram
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Budget and Beyond: Urban middle class should be educated to understand farmers need to be paid more, says Chidambaram

Chidambaram says the urban middle class should be educated to understand that farmers need to be paid more.

Three public sector general insurance companies to meet on Friday to discuss merger
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Three public sector general insurance companies to meet on Friday to discuss merger

The three public sector general insurance companies will be meeting on 16 February to deliberate on the proposed merger plan, a top official of United India Insurance said

Shell cos crackdown: Govt removes exemptions from income tax return filing
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Shell cos crackdown: Govt removes exemptions from income tax return filing

Seeking to crackdown on shell companies, the government has proposed to remove exemption available to firms with tax liability of up to Rs 3,000 from filing I-T returns beginning next fiscal

BJP says Centre committed to Andhra Pradesh's development, asks ally TDP to sort out issues with govt 'amicably'
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BJP says Centre committed to Andhra Pradesh's development, asks ally TDP to sort out issues with govt 'amicably'

BJP dismissed as "propaganda" claims that Centre has not done much for Andhra Pradesh's development, and asked TDP to sort out its issues with govt amicably

Budget 2018: Taxes will go up due to increase in health and education cess
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Budget 2018: Taxes will go up due to increase in health and education cess

The Budget expectations on indirect tax front were already low-spirited, given the little room to tweak indirect taxes.

Budget 2018 has given a shot in the arm for Narendra Modi's Make in India program
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Budget 2018 has given a shot in the arm for Narendra Modi's Make in India program

The indirect tax proposals made during the 2018 Budget are largely focused on incentivising ‘Make in India’ by making imports comparatively disadvantageous

Amid widening rift between TDP and BJP, Centre releases Rs 1,269 crore to Andhra Pradesh for various projects
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Amid widening rift between TDP and BJP, Centre releases Rs 1,269 crore to Andhra Pradesh for various projects

Centre has released a sum of Rs 1,269 crore to Andhra Pradesh under different heads in last few days amid a strain in ties between the NDA and its ally TDP

Budget 2018: Many concerns of corporate India remain unanswered
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Budget 2018: Many concerns of corporate India remain unanswered

corporate India had made various proposals which would give a boost to their business from a tax perspective

Arun Jaitley slams P Chidambaram, says Indian economy was in hands of 'terrible doctor' under UPA rule
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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"

Finance minister Arun Jaitley to brief RBI and Sebi board on Budget tomorrow
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Finance minister Arun Jaitley to brief RBI and Sebi board on Budget tomorrow

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will address the boards of the Reserve Bank and markets regulator Sebi tomorrow, highlighting various financial sector reforms announced in the Union Budget 2018-19