Budget


  • Feb
    23
    By Arpita Mukherjee & Souvik Dutta

    The policy emphasis of the Indian government has so far been on food security.
    However a recent study by the authors titled “India’s Phytonutrient Report: A

  • Feb
    22
    By PTI

    Ficci has asked the government to raise the import duty on all steel products to 25 per cent in the upcoming Budget, as demand slows down in China, the world's

  • Feb
    21
    By Ravi Ranjan Prasad & Rajiv Nagpal

    Starting today, Dalal Street will shift focus from the wider global scenario to what's up at North Block, seat of the finance ministry, in anticipation of what might lie in store in Budget 2016-17 to be unveiled in a week from now.

  • By PTI

    Government is working on a cashless health insurance scheme for senior citizens, which may be announced in the upcoming Union Budget 2016-17.

    Around Rs 10,000 crore -- lying unclaimed in

  • Feb
    19
    By PTI

    Government is likely to present a "run-of-the-mill" budget with an fiscal slippage to 3. 7 per cent of the GDP in the next fiscal from an earlier target of 3

  • Feb
    18

    The government on Wednesday made an attempt to prepare companies for rollback of tax exemptions that would be announced in the coming budget, saying that they cost the exchequer Rs 2 lakh crore annually and are unfair to firms left out.

  • Feb
    14
    By PTI

    Automobile industry body SIAM wants the government to reduce excise duty on large cars and SUVs to 20 per cent from the current rates of up to 30 per cent

  • Feb
    05

    The government on Friday said it would give more incentives to the agriculture sector in the coming budget for increasing production and productivity.
    “The agriculture sector growth in the last