The standard deduction was discontinued from the assessment year 2006-07, but was re-introduced in 2018-19 Budget.
06 Apr 2018 5:00 AM
Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation (MOSPI) has been allocated Rs 4,859 crore in the Union Budget 2018-19.
15 Feb 2018 3:44 PM
According to the National Sample Survey, average annual income of median farmers, net of production costs, is currently around Rs 20,000.
11 Feb 2018 12:10 AM
Chidambaram says Centre’s economic policy ‘betrayal’ of country.
09 Feb 2018 6:24 AM
Shatrughan Sinha recently joined Rashtra Manch, a political platform floated by Yashwant Sinha.
05 Feb 2018 10:25 AM
Recently the Aam Aadmi Party set up a stall to sell pakodas in Lucknow when the cops chased them away.
05 Feb 2018 12:38 AM
Presenting his 5th straight budget in the Lok Sabha, Arun Jaitley had said air pollution in the Delhi-NCR region was a 'cause of concern'.
04 Feb 2018 11:21 AM
The fiscal account came under strain despite the government exceeding its divestment target after many years, says Dharmakirti Joshi.
04 Feb 2018 4:17 AM
The spend on the Army includes a pension payout which is 10 times bigger than Modicare, meaning Rs 100,000 crore.
04 Feb 2018 12:31 AM
The Indian programme in the Budget, that would cover 10 crore families, has an allocation so far of only Rs 2,000 crore.
04 Feb 2018 12:15 AM
The implications of Budget spends are huge and at the end of the day they have to serve the intended purpose.
04 Feb 2018 12:00 AM
Gandhi used the hashtag 'BasEkAurSaal' along with his tweet while noting that only one more year of the PM Modi government is left.
03 Feb 2018 8:34 AM
In the Gujarat elections last year, the ruling BJP won less than 40 per cent of the rural constituencies.
03 Feb 2018 5:50 AM
However, the MPCB is set to address both the issues as per the draft action plan for Mumbai.
03 Feb 2018 5:29 AM
FM said that he has consistently given relief to small taxpayers in all his Budgets and will provide relief in the future depending on fiscal space.
03 Feb 2018 1:37 AM
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley had officially announced in his Budget speech on Thursday that the government intends to privatise the national carrier.
03 Feb 2018 1:28 AM
Shah met party leaders from the state on Thursday and discussed organisation related issues.
03 Feb 2018 1:14 AM
The health insurance scheme for the poorest Indians in this year’s Budget is a bit like this.
03 Feb 2018 12:34 AM
Tourist amenities at 100 Adarsh monuments of the Archaeological Survey of India will be upgraded to enhance visitor experience.
02 Feb 2018 7:15 AM
LPG quota to be increased, Rs 16,000 cr for electricity to villages and health insurance.
02 Feb 2018 7:03 AM