The Union Budget was presented by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in Parliament today and everybody already has an opinion on it. Chetan Bhagat too was invited as expert to speak on it, but people on social media did not take that too well.
The 115 districts, which include 35 in the left-wing extremism affected regions, are being monitored by ministers of the Central government belonging to the state where the respective districts are located, a senior official said.
Patel submitted a list of demands on behalf of the state government regarding the Union Budget for 2018-19. Jaitley said the Finance ministry would consider the pre-Budget demands made at the meeting in line with the principle of cooperative federalism.
Budget 2019: Indian Express Rural Affairs Editor Harish Damodaran and Consulting Editor Shaji Vikraman take a deep dive and explain fine prints of the Union Budget presented by Finance Minister Piyush Goyal in Lok Sabha today.
Saloni Roy, Senior Director, Deloitte India (Indirect Tax) says that she hopes that India won't raise customs duties in the Vote on Account on February 1 since it would mean taking a more protectionist stance.
New Delhi, Mar 01 (ANI): The government on Monday lowered the price of petrol by Rs 3.02 per litre while the price of diesel was raised by Rs 1.47 per litre. The revised prices will take effect from the midnight of February 29 and March 1. The revision in fuel prices comes on a day when Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presented the Union Budget for 2015-16 in the Parliament. With this change, the price of Petrol in Delhi will become Rs. 56.61/litre while diesel will be available at Rs. 46.43/litre. People across the nation welcomed the reduction of petrol price, and hoped for further reduction in fuel price.