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Union Budget 2020 key highlights: Massive tax bonanza by Govt

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman tabled the Budget for the year 2020-21 in the Lower House of the Parliament on Saturday. The Finance Minister proposed...

Cabinet approves capital grant for North East Natural Gas Pipeline Grid

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) on Wednesday approved the North East Gas Grid Project of Indradhanush Gas Grid Ltd (IGGL) with viability...

GDP slumps to 4.5 pc in Q2 FY20

The economic growth slowed to 4.5 per cent in the July to September quarter from 7.1 per cent in the corresponding period of last...

Centre shelves decision to privatise NRL, NEEPCO to merge with NTPC

The government has announced that the Numaligarh refinery will remain under government’s control and will not be privatised. Finance Ministry on Wednesday gave in-principle approval...

Non-subsidised cooking gas price cut by Rs 62.50 per cylinder

A month after cutting the price of liquefied petroleum gas cylinders by over rupees 100, state-run fuel retailers on Thursday affected another big price...

CCEA approves Rs 1,600 cr for Dibang multi-purpose project in Arunachal

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) has approved an amount of Rs 1,600 crore expenditure for pre-investment activities for the Dibang multi-purpose project in...

Budget 2019: Petrol, Diesel to be costlier now; raises tax on super-rich, gold imports

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday hiked tax on petrol and diesel, raised import duty on gold, levied additional surcharge on super rich and...

Budget 2019: Key takeaways from Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman’s maiden Budget

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman presents the Union Budget 2019-20 in Parliament on Friday; becomes the only second women in the history of independent India...

Budget 2019: Key takeaways from Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman’s maiden Budget

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman presents the Union Budget 2019-20 in Parliament on Friday; becomes the only second women in the history of independent India...

Reserve Bank of India slashes repo rate to 5.75%

Major relief to common man as the Reserve Bank of India on Thursday slashed repo rate to 5.75 per cent from 6 per cent....