Gireesh Chandra Prasad | March 2, 2015 5:23 AM
Not just mobile users, even telecom operators will have to shell out 14% tax on buying waves — a hit of Rs 14,000 crore
The Financial Express | March 2, 2015 2:46 AM
Virtually no movement on harvesting reforms
The Financial Express | March 2, 2015 2:40 AM
Tropical deforestation rose rapidly—not shrank, as the FAO held—between 1990 and 2010
PP Thimmaya | March 2, 2015 2:23 AM
The $146 billion Indian information technology (IT) industry found the right space of recognition in the Union Budget for 2015-16 with…
As a company that has always believed strongly in India and the role IT can play in unleashing the India potential, we feel that the Prime Minister Narendra Modi and finance minister Arun Jaitley’s 2015
The Union Budget for 2015-16 is a far-sighted and inclusive budget that reflects positive messages and incentives that will carry forward the…
PTI | March 1, 2015 5:12 PM
India will join the league of countries like Singapore, UK and the US with its proposed law to check black money, under which those hiding income and evading tax in relation to foreign assets can be slapped with a prison term of up to ten years. In fact, the proposed imprisonment penalty, as also the […]
PTI | March 1, 2015 4:13 PM
Jet fuel price was today hiked by a steep 8.2 per cent while the rates of non-subsidised LPG was increased by Rs 5 per cylinder on firming international oil rates.
PTI | March 1, 2015 4:03 PM
Indians holding black money abroad will be given a last chance to disclose their overseas bank accounts or wealth to the government and avoid a jail term.
PTI | March 1, 2015 3:09 PM
Stating that National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government is committed to the Land Acquisition Ordinance, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) said…
PTI | March 1, 2015 2:43 PM
US-based think-tank Moody’s said India’s sovereign rating will not be impacted by the delayed fiscal consolidation programme announced in the Budget 2015-16.
PTI | March 1, 2015 2:13 PM
Rating agencies have not red-flagged the Budget stretching fiscal deficit target by 0.3 percentage points to 3.9 per cent in FY16…
ENS Economic Bureau | March 1, 2015 12:53 PM
Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presented the Budget 2015 yesterday.
ENS Economic Bureau | March 1, 2015 12:26 PM
Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presented the Budget 2015 on 28th February.
Sandeep Singh | March 1, 2015 11:32 AM
Benefits limited to Rs 14,337 for those in the 20% bracket.
Surabhi | March 1, 2015 11:41 AM
Fiscal deficit goalposts shifted; focus on PSU capex, channelling public savings.
PTI | March 1, 2015 8:45 AM
The education sector saw over a two per cent cut in the outlay announced in the Union Budget today, even as the government proposed to set up new IITs and IIMs in some states.
PTI | March 1, 2015 8:38 AM
Telephone bills are set to pinch more as service tax has been increased to 14 per cent in the budget and telcos are likely to pass on the burden to consumers.
PTI | March 3, 2015 1:06 PM
Giving with one hand and taking with the other, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley hiked tax deduction limit for individuals to Rs 4.44 lakh, but slapped an extra surcharge on super-rich and raised service tax rate.
FE Bureau | June 12, 2017 1:06 PM
Pushes for growth and infrastructure, focus on fiscal fitness put off to a later date
FE Bureau | March 1, 2015 10:02 AM
Given the build-up, no Budget could have lived up to the hype. Like the Railway Budget, this one lays out a grand vision, has many innovative ideas to boost capex. But it falls short, quite short, when it comes to tackling subsidies
FE Bureau | March 1, 2015 4:17 AM
Consumers to pay more for products & services for govt to spend on infra, social programmes
RC Bhargava | March 1, 2015 4:13 AM
Budget has clearly spelt out the roadmap to enable the revival of manufacturing, create jobs and promote inclusive growth. Ease of doing business requires a predictable and stable framework of policies
FE Bureau | March 1, 2015 4:12 AM
Even as consumer spending in the short term might be impacted due to the hike in taxes, India’s consumer goods…
Arvind Singhal | March 1, 2015 4:10 AM
Be reassured that govt is steadily laying the foundation of a higher economic growth trajectory sustainable for decades, rather than just a year or two
FE Bureau | March 1, 2015 4:06 AM
Aggregate transfer to states up just a tad, but greater say in various schemes means they can shape their financial destiny
KM Chandrasekhar | March 1, 2015 10:03 AM
The finance minister, in his speech, reiterated his resolve to “embrace the states as equal partners in the process of growth…
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