budget 2017


Five reasons to laud the Modi government

May 15 2017

Panel of eminent experts, moderated by BTVi editor Siddharth Zarabi, discuss the key economic achievements of the Modi government from a list of over two dozen reforms.

FM gets President's pat for finishing Budget process by Mar 31

Apr 09 2017

Arun Jaitley received a pat from Pranab Mukherjee for completing the budget exercise by March 31 and not seeking a the Vote on Account.

Speaker congratulates House on passing Budget before April 1

Apr 05 2017

Sumitra Mahajan congratulated the House members, Ministers and the government for completing the process of passing the Union Budget before April 1.

Andhra presents Rs 1.57 lakh crore budget

Mar 15 2017

Andhra Pradesh presented nearly Rs 1.57 lakh crore budget for 2017-18, an increase of 15.71 per cent in the outlay over the previous year.

Telangana presents Rs 1.50 lakh crore budget

Mar 13 2017

Telangana presented a tax-free, revenue surplus budget for 2017-18, proposing an expenditure of Rs 1,49,446 crore, an increase of 14.59% over the previous year.

Modi hopes for 'breakthrough' on GST

Mar 09 2017

With the resumption of the Budget session of Parliament, Narendra Modi hoped for a breakthrough on the GST Bill.

Electoral bonds cannot become parallel currency: Jaitely

Mar 08 2017

Arun Jaitley said that the electoral bonds announced in Union Budget 2017-18 to promote legitimate funding of political parties cannot become a parallel currency.

Rs 48,000 cr Delhi Budget: Focus on health, education

Mar 08 2017

The govt alloted Rs 11,300 crore for education, about 24% of the total Budget, to the education sector.

Compensation for GST losses to impart certainty to state budget: ICRA

Mar 07 2017

The compensation norms for revenue losses accruing from transition to the GST system will bring certainty to state budgeting, rating agency ICRA said.

China to raise defence budget by around 7%

Mar 04 2017

China's 2017 defence budget will expand by around 7 per cent, a spokesperson for the annual session of the country's top legislature announced on Saturday.

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Nepal order includes setting up of 132 KV Transmission Line 

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