"If we have higher taxes going into difficult economic times that are likely to lead to a recession. I want people to stay in jobs and earn higher wages," she said.
The British pound fell to a record low against the U.S. dollar of $1.0373 on Monday amid investor concern about the government's policies.
The budget for the next year will have to address critical issues of high inflation, job creation, boosting demand, and putting the economy on a sustained 8 per cent-plus growth path.
The war of words between the two erupted over the BJP’s accusation of corruption in the construction of classrooms in Delhi schools.
Sri Lanka is planning to cut the budget deficit to 6.8 per cent of gross domestic product in 2023 from an expected 9.9 per cent in 2022," said Bandula Gunawardena, the Cabinet spokesman.
The VCK on Monday expressed apprehensions about the Puducherry plunging into bankruptcy and a debt trap with the borrowings exceeding the budget outlay.
While the session began on August 10, it was adjourned after the customary address by the Lt Governor Dr Tamilisai Soundararajan.
A new food truck policy along the lines of US and other countries is among two priority projects announced by the city government on Tuesday, besides the upcoming Delhi Shopping Festival.
The government must depart from the old ways of viewing incremental, absolute increases in allocations as a successful milestone to measuring allocations as a percentage of GDP.
Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Thursday announced that the government will present an exclusive ‘Yuva Budget’, aimed at empowering the youth, next year.
"The work has got momentum in Maharashtra side on this project. I would like to thank the new government of Maharashtra for having given the railways all clearances", said the railway minister.
The Budget session, which had begun on March 7, was concluded on March 15. The Speaker adjourned the House sine die but did not prorogue the House.
However the government expects some additional funds from the Centre for infrastructure projects, which may enhance the budgetary outlay, said government sources.
The Municipal corporation of Delhi (MCD) finalised its Budget estimates for the financial year 2022-23 on Thursday.
City-based realtors said the flats which were bought for Rs 10 lakh to Rs 15 lakh now cost around Rs 35 lakh. Since purchasing a new flat has become a costly affair in Hyderabad.
When farmers were struggling to get proper price, the government included Perambalur district in its millet project in the Budget announcement.
The State government has introduced the Budget Stabilisation Fund to have a balanced budget in case of dwindling revenue from this sector.
Now, with no commitment from the Centre on GST extension, Puducherry started its budget preparation with its own resources.
Pujari said, “As a sign of our economic prosperity, the share of our own revenue in the budget has exceeded the devolution from the Centre by a substantial margin."
Members of both Congress and BJP rushed into the well of the House as slogan shouting continued over the issue.