Budget has 11% increase in infrastructure outlay, will boost market: Hiranandani

Niranjan Hiranandani, Founder of Hiranandani Group and Chairman of National Naredco, commended the budget for its integrated and equitable growth approach, emphasising social reforms, economic value chain enhancement, and support for sunrise sectors. 

Budget 2024: FM pledges big investments to boost tourism in Lakshadweep

This move is strategic, especially considering the recent diplomatic tensions with the Maldives, traditionally a popular destination for Indian tourists.

After Budget, India’s top parties unite against Billionaire over ‘Fraud’

The Opposition on Thursday demanded an investigation by a parliamentary panel or a Supreme Court-appointed committee into allegations of fraud against the Adani Group that have triggered an unprecedented stock crash. Addressing media outside Parliament, Congress President and Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha said, “Leaders of all the opposition parties decided to raise a […]

Callous budget has betrayed hopes of people: Chidambaram

Congress on Wednesday said that the Union Budget has “betrayed” the hopes of a vast majority of Indians and shown how far removed the government is from the people and their concerns about life — livelihood, and the growing inequality between the rich and the poor. Addressing a press conference at the party headquarters here, […]

Budget 2023 | By the privileged for the privileged: Manoj Jha

RJD leader slammed ‘Saptarishi’ provisions in Union Budget 2023 as farcical

Budget 2023 | It is eyewash for election: KC Venugopal

Congress general secretary says the budget fails to address concerns related to unemployment, price hike

Budget 2023 | Locket Chatterjee hails Mahila Samman Saving Patra

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, in her budget speech, announced ‘Mahila Samman Bachat Patra’ for women with a fixed interest rate of 7.5 per cent, for two years

A UP Voter’s Maths Class to Akhilesh Yadav 

New Delhi: Free sops offered by political parties in this election season is not going down well with many in the trading class in Uttar Pradesh. Common traders are breaking down the maths of freebies offered by the Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav and calling it out.   The Samajwadi Party (SP), one of the […]

FM Sitharaman Goes For Digital Push In Budget, No Change In Tax Slabs, Skips Populism

NEW DELHI: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday sought to create 60 lakh jobs, intended to issue digital rupee using blockchain technology, rolling-out of 5G services, announced 400 new Vande Bharat trains, while also making a big push for digital education and universal access to health facilities in the Union Budget for 2022. Though there […]