Union Budget 2014

Union Budget 2014 News

Budget pro-poor and pro-growth, says PM Modi

"Union budget 2015 is a budget with a clear vision," lauds Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Ignoring artisanship

Craft, the second-largest employer in India, has no place in the budget


Shabana Azmi calls government's sops to skilled sector a good move

Shabana Azmi welcomed the new national programme Skill India announced by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.

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Even with higher expenditure, global factors favour us: Mayaram.

Focus on fiscal consolidation

NDA govt’s maiden Budget retains the ambitious target of 4.1 per cent of the GDP for fiscal deficit in FY15.

GST roll-out on July 1: FM Arun Jaitley likely to announce move in Budget speech

NDA govt is firm it will make GST happen from next year with all bills being cleared this fiscal.


Union Budget 2014: PM Narendra Modi faces first test of his reform credentials

Budget 2014 to be presented amid doubts about Modi's willingness to make unpopular decisions.

Amid high expectations, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to present Union Budget tomorrow

The new minister may outline the road map for roll out of the Good and Services Tax.

Budget: Tax incentives on development of housing projects in affordable to mid income category

A paradigm shift in housing loan availability and cost has to be explored especially for first home buyers.

Build-up to Budget: Min Rs 1K pension for EPFO subscribers likely to be notified

The Union Budget next week is expected to announce the long-pending minimum monthly pension.