Wednesday, Nov 30, 2022 | Last Update : 01:26 PM IST

Budget 2018

68 per cent arms 'vintage': Army official says Budget 2018 'dashed' hopes

'Budget 2018-19 has dashed our hopes and most of what has been achieved has actually received a little setback,' Lt Gen Chand said.

14 Mar 2018 8:46 AM

Centre politicising Railways budget, favouring BJP-ruled states: TMC

TMC leader Derek O'Brien alleged that the government was deliberately trying to muzzle the voice of the opposition.

09 Feb 2018 5:14 PM

Centre is making AP feel it's not part of India, like step-child: Chandrababu

Naidu is unhappy with the Union Budget 2018-19 and the FinMin's statement in the Lok Sabha about 'inadequate' allocation of funds to Andhra.

09 Feb 2018 12:26 PM

Won't break alliance with BJP, will pressure Centre over funds to Andhra

The meeting comes on the back of the TDP expressing its unhappiness over the Budget allocations to Andhra Pradesh.

04 Feb 2018 3:46 PM

Budget 2018: Farm, education, health in focus, little for middle class

Long-term capital gains tax on stock trading introduced.

02 Feb 2018 8:43 AM


Budget 2018: Professionals glad about lack of change in tax slabs

Individuals who fall in the highest income slab of Rs 1 crore and above, pay a tax of 30 per cent.

02 Feb 2018 2:54 AM

Budget 2018: Experts hail healthcare scheme

The scheme will cover about 2.43 crore families in the state.

02 Feb 2018 2:50 AM

Budget 2018: Edu pundits praise focus on training of teachers

The budget makes a dent in the education space but does not go far enough.

02 Feb 2018 2:48 AM

Budget 2018: Farmers have mixed reactions to provisions

Another major decision, that of giving a Rs 11,00,000 crore credit outlay for disbursing loans to farmers, has also got a positive response.

02 Feb 2018 2:43 AM

Budget 2018: ‘GIFT’ for Gujarat, Mumbai IFSC on hold

NCP spokesperson Nawab Malik has alleged that chief minister Devendra Fadnavis is weak and so can’t get sanction for Mumbai IFSC.

02 Feb 2018 2:40 AM


Budget 2018: Mumbai gets Rs 51,000 crore for its lifeline

The finance minister has also promised Wi-Fi connectivity and CCTV camera surveillance at all stations.

02 Feb 2018 1:43 AM

Budget has nothing for middle-class, traders: Arvind Kejriwal

Sisodia, who also holds the finance portfolio, hit out at the Central government, saying it does not care for Delhi.

02 Feb 2018 1:33 AM

Budget proposes scheme to tackle stubble burning

Centre will assist states to set up machinery to dispose crop residue.

02 Feb 2018 1:31 AM

A blockbuster budget for rural India

People invest in equities for long term returns, and this tax is not going to dissuade investment in equities in the long run.

02 Feb 2018 1:26 AM

Budget 2018: Bilingual Budget turns to Hindi for populist measures

Jaitley who started his Budget speech in English, quickly switched over to Hindi the moment he came to the chapter on agriculture and rural economy.

02 Feb 2018 1:26 AM


Budget 2018: Sangh body, TDP feel disappointed by Budget

Speculation has been rife that TDP-BJP ties have strained and the former is thinking of splitting from the alliance.

02 Feb 2018 1:26 AM

Need separate allocation for rescue op tools: City wardens

There should be a provision of updated equipments in such operations, especially for those carried out at night.

01 Feb 2018 5:39 AM

Union Budget 2018 to test investor's faith in Modi government

Markets will be focused on how much India widens its fiscal deficit beyond the 3 pc of GDP projected for 2018-19.

31 Jan 2018 4:25 PM

Budget 2018: Encourage housing, retirement savings, digital transactions

Government is widely expected to increase spending to ensure growth recaptures momentum.

30 Jan 2018 1:16 PM

Expectations from India's 2018-19 budget

Government is widely expected to increase spending to ensure growth recaptures momentum.

30 Jan 2018 12:51 PM