Union Budget 2019

Government to control PSU's even after divestment, says Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman

This will be done by clubbing the shareholding of state-run banks, financial institutions like LIC and other PSUs, she said.

published on : 7th July 2019

A please-all Budget for everyone from Nirmala Sitharaman

While the middle-class got tax breaks, particularly on housing loans which as a sum of parts stretched to Rs 7 lakh over 15 years, the axe, however, fell on the super-rich.

published on : 5th July 2019

Election budget puts more money in Bharat’s pockets

When a government puts norms and convention to the winds and begins preaching on ‘Vision 2030’ in what is effectively a four-month Interim Budget, then you know its direction.

published on : 2nd February 2019

Union Budget 2019 math: Government will be borrowing Rs 80.36 crore per hour!

Government will spend Rs 7627 crore per day. But it earns only Rs 5418.33 crore per day. So, it will borrow Rs 1928.76 crore per day...

published on : 1st February 2019

Union Budget 2019: Winners and Losers

Farmers, as well as companies with exposure to rural India and middle-class taxpayers, seem to be the clear winners here at the expense of the country’s fiscal deficit.

published on : 1st February 2019

Highlights: Re-election economics wins the day as please-all budget showers sops on voters

Finance Minister Piyush Goyal in the last Budget by the Modi government has announced tax exemption limit up to  Rs 5 lakh. This was but one of the many sops in a please-all budget.

published on : 1st February 2019