Budget 2018

Union Budget not cause of market crash, says government

Economic Affairs Secretary Subhash Chandra Garg said it needed to be figured out as to what were the reasons for the biggest crash since November 2016.

published on : 2nd February 2018

Fiscal discipline has taken a backseat in Indian Budget, says economist Eswar Prasad

Prasad, a professor of trade policy at the prestigious Cornell University, said there were no major measures in the budget that could stimulate private investment.

published on : 2nd February 2018

A budget for every section of society

The first two budgets presented by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley were intended to ride an economy in ICU — beset with scams, staggering fiscal and external deficits and policy paralysis — out of an im

published on : 2nd February 2018

Budget 2018: About Rs 192 crore for training of bureaucrats abroad and in India

Altogether Rs 192.07 crore has been earmarked for training purpose to the personnel ministry as against Rs 194.3 crore given to it in the financial year ending next month.

published on : 1st February 2018

Full text of FM Arun Jaitley's Budget 2018 speech

Below is the full text of Jaitley's speech

published on : 1st February 2018

What can the common man expect from Union budget 2018?

Experts believe giving a generous standard deduction to salaried employees would create parity with non-salaried assessees.

published on : 29th January 2018

Civil Society Organisations expect increased spending in healthcare from Union Budget 2018

According to a report by credit rating agency ICRA, in India, public sector accounts for only 30 percent of the total healthcare expenditure.

published on : 27th January 2018