Budget 2021

Arvind Kejriwal Says <i>"Deshbhakti"</i> Defining Feature Of This Year's Budget

Arvind Kejriwal Says "Deshbhakti" Defining Feature Of This Year's Budget

Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 09, 2021

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday said the budget presented by his government is "excellent", adding these were difficult times as the sources of income have shrunk and expenditure risen during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Budget 2021 Marks Directional Change For Economy: Finance Minister

Budget 2021 Marks Directional Change For Economy: Finance Minister

Press Trust of India | Thursday February 25, 2021

Narendra Modi, after becoming the prime minister in 2014, discarded the system of notary saying that citizens can self attest their documents, she said, adding that the system of boiler inspector, who would certify that the boiler in a factory is ok, was also abolished.

DMK Boycotts Budget Presentation In Tamil Nadu Assembly, Stages Walkout

DMK Boycotts Budget Presentation In Tamil Nadu Assembly, Stages Walkout

Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 23, 2021

The main opposition DMK on Tuesday boycotted the presentation of interim budget for 2021-22 in the Tamil Nadu assembly and walked out of the House.

UP Budget Proposes At Least Rs 640 Crore To Develop, Beautify Ayodhya

UP Budget Proposes At Least Rs 640 Crore To Develop, Beautify Ayodhya

Press Trust of India | Monday February 22, 2021

The Uttar Pradesh budget tabled in the state assembly on Monday has proposed a sum of at least Rs 640 crore for the development and beautification of Ayodhya.

UP Budget 2021 Live Updates: UP Presents Rs 5.5 Lakh Crore Budget To Make State "Aatmanirbhar"

UP Budget 2021 Live Updates: UP Presents Rs 5.5 Lakh Crore Budget To Make State "Aatmanirbhar"

Edited by Priyanka Rudrappa | Monday February 22, 2021

The Yogi Adityanath-led government Monday presented Rs 5,50,270.78 crore budget for 2021-22 in the State Assembly. This will likely be the last budget of the BJP government, before the state goes into polls next year.

GST Council Should Consider Rationalisation, Bring Petrol Under GST: Finance Minister

GST Council Should Consider Rationalisation, Bring Petrol Under GST: Finance Minister

ANI | Saturday February 20, 2021

"The Centre and states both generate revenue from petrol. We can think about bringing petroleum under the GST. Maybe it is a solution,'' said Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman

Base Customs Duty On Gold, Silver Slashed From 12.5% To 7.5%: Should You Buy?

Base Customs Duty On Gold, Silver Slashed From 12.5% To 7.5%: Should You Buy?

Edited by Nikita Prasad | Wednesday February 10, 2021

Experts believe that the reduction in customs duty for gold and silver, announced as part of Budget 2021 by the Finance Minister, will result in cheaper prices for the precious metals

Rahul Gandhi To Be First Congress Speaker In Lok Sabha's Budget Debate

Rahul Gandhi To Be First Congress Speaker In Lok Sabha's Budget Debate

ANI | Tuesday February 09, 2021

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi will lead the Congress attack during debate on the union budget and will be the first speaker from his party in the discussion likely to be taken up by Lok Sabha on Wednesday.

Structural Reforms Needed To Remove Barriers In Infrastructure: Experts

Structural Reforms Needed To Remove Barriers In Infrastructure: Experts

Edited by Nikita Prasad | Tuesday February 09, 2021

Budget 2021: The Finance Minister announced the creation of a development finance institution - National Bank for Financing Infrastructure and Development, with a capital base of ₹20,000 crore

Opinion: "Rollback Sinha", They Mocked Me; It Was Worth It - by Yashwant Sinha

Opinion: "Rollback Sinha", They Mocked Me; It Was Worth It - by Yashwant Sinha

Yashwant Sinha | Tuesday February 09, 2021

As far as I am concerned I am happy being "Roll Back Sinha" rather than "Obstinate Yashwant".