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‘Higher allocation for education sector in Budget expected’

According to Niti Aayog, the education budget will go up to 6 per cent of the GDP by 2022.

15 Jan 2020 1:31 AM

Nobel laureate won’t back ‘fiscal tightening’ right now

The Union Budget is likely to be presented on February 1, 2020.

12 Jan 2020 2:44 AM

Brace for a ‘pathbreaking’ Budget

The Communist Party of India leadership is reportedly disturbed with Kanhaiya Kumar's behaviour.

12 Jan 2020 2:13 AM

The people’s budget?

This year’s budget is set to be announced on February 1 and already the countdown for it has begun.

11 Jan 2020 12:04 AM

Nirmala Sitharaman holds pre-Budget meet

BJP spokeperson Gopal Agarwal said the party has been holding a series of meetings with various stakeholders.

10 Jan 2020 1:39 AM

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The Big Fix

It is no rosy picture as the financial system is in a mess, but there is enormous potential to tap and re-energise the economy.

05 Jan 2020 3:41 AM

Does India truly care for women’s safety?

The government and its office-bearers don’t care to talk about these heinous acts that have reached a scary high under the present regime.

29 Dec 2019 12:38 AM

PM Modi reviews ministries’ progress

Secretaries of Union ministries were also present in the meeting.

22 Dec 2019 6:07 AM

Centre will not renege on GST compensations: Sitharaman

The delays to pass on the money are due to a slip in collections and the states have nothing to worry, said FM Nirmala Sitharaman.

16 Dec 2019 4:31 PM

FM Sitharaman to hold pre-Budget meetings with stakeholders beginning today

FM Nirmala Sitharaman is likely to present her second Budget for the Modi 2.0 government in Parliament on February 1.

16 Dec 2019 11:16 AM

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'Modi once said onion is vital, should be kept in locker': Sena's dig on price rise

The Shiv Sena also slammed the Centre for not doing enough to combat the menace of poverty.

10 Dec 2019 11:41 AM

Govt working on more measures to boost economy: Sitharaman

GDP growth slowed down to more than six-year low of 4.5 pc in second quarter of current fiscal from 5 pc recorded in first quarter.

07 Dec 2019 1:20 PM

‘I am a vegetarian, never tasted it,’ says Ashwini Choubey on onion price hike

Choubey said, 'I am a vegetarian. I have never tasted an onion. So, how will a person like me know about situation of onions.'

06 Dec 2019 11:14 AM

‘Stop eating onions, garlic and meat, everything will be saved’: Azam Khan’s dig at Sitharaman

'Stop eating onions, what is the compulsion to eat it? Our Jain brothers do not eat them,' Khan said.

06 Dec 2019 10:59 AM

‘Nobody is asking whether you eat onions’: Rahul to Sitharaman

Sitharaman had told the Parliament: 'I belong to a family which does not eat onion and garlic.'

06 Dec 2019 8:43 AM

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Does she eat avocado? Chidambaram targets Sitharaman over rising onion prices

'I thought the Finance Minister said yesterday she does not eat onions, she is not bothered... What does she eat?' Chidambaram said.

05 Dec 2019 1:30 PM

'I don't eat a lot of onion': Sitharaman in Lok Sabha amid debate over price rise

After making a brief admission about not consuming much of onion, Sitharaman elaborated on govt's policy for the benefit of onion farmers.

05 Dec 2019 9:04 AM

Govt to launch first debt exchange-traded fund

The ETF, called Bharat Bond ETF, will have a fixed maturity of three and ten years .

04 Dec 2019 7:31 PM

Government open to further reforms: FM Nirmala Sitharaman

Govt is committed for further reforms in sectors such as banking, mining, insurance among others said FM Sitharaman.

03 Dec 2019 12:35 PM

PSBs told to outline insurance JVs’ future

UBI has to cut stake in one of the 2 JVs—Star Union Daiichi and IndiaFirst.

03 Dec 2019 1:41 AM

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