After Budget, Sensex rises over 260 in early trade

Sensex had logged its biggest one-day plunge in more than a decade after the Union Budget failed to live up to market expectations

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Budget 2020: Find out what will you lose in new tax regime

The important tax breaks that will not be available under the new regime include the benefits of section 80c

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Budget 2020 key highlights: 100 more airports to be developed by 2024 under Udaan scheme

The government will be launching an anti-tuberculosis campaign to eliminate the disease by 2025.

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Budget 2020: Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman proposes withdrawal of customs duty exemption on raw sugar, agro-animal based products

Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman also removed dividend distribution tax on companies

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Government proposes Rs 2,500 crore for tourism; eight new museums

Nirmala Sitharaman also proposed the setting up of an Indian Institute of Heritage and Conservation

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Union Budget 2020: Nirmala Sitharaman's key announcements on climate change

'Clean air is a matter of concern in large cities, propose to encourage states to formulate and implement plans to ensure clean air,' she said in her speech.

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Union Budget 2020-21: Railway, Road, ports and Air transport announcements

She is presenting the Budget for the second time in her tenure on Saturday.

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Budget 2020 highlights: Swachh Bharat funds, Railway PPP, agricultural credit target

Indian Railways to set up Kisan Rail in Public–private partnership (PPP) mode for cold Supply chain to transport perishable goods. 

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Union Budget 2020-21: Information and telecommunication related announcements

She is presenting the Budget for the second time in her tenure on Saturday

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Union Budget 2020-21: Government announces Rs 99,300 crores for education sector

In a major development, she said that full-fledged degree level online courses will soon be offered by the top educational institutions in the country

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Union Budget 2020-21: Electricity and energy sector announcements

She is presenting the Budget for the second time in her tenure on Saturday.

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Foreign direct investment increased to $284 billion during 2014-19: Sitharaman

FDI into the country grew 15 per cent to $26 billion during the first half of the current financial year, Sitharaman said.

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Sensex down by 60 points, Nifty 25 as Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman delivers Budget speech 

The decision for stock exchanges to open on Saturday was made after traders requested keep trading hours so that quick buys based on Budget initiatives can be made.

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Union Budget 2020-21: GST has gradually matured into a tax integrating the country economically, says Sitharaman

Budget 2020-21: GST has been gradually maturing into a tax that has integrated the country economically, the finance minister added.

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Cabinet meets ahead of Union Budget 2020

Finance Minister and Corporate Affairs Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will present the Union Budget 2020-21.

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Union Budget 2020-21: Government announces Rs 99,300 crores for education sector

In a major development, she said that full-fledged degree level online courses will soon be offered by the top educational institutions in the country

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Union Budget 2020-21: Electricity and energy sector announcements

She is presenting the Budget for the second time in her tenure on Saturday.

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Foreign direct investment increased to $284 billion during 2014-19: Sitharaman

FDI into the country grew 15 per cent to $26 billion during the first half of the current financial year, Sitharaman said.

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Sensex down by 60 points, Nifty 25 as Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman delivers Budget speech 

The decision for stock exchanges to open on Saturday was made after traders requested keep trading hours so that quick buys based on Budget initiatives can be made.

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Four basic things about India's budget, you need to know!

With all eyes fixed on Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman as she is set to present Union Budget 2021-22 in the Parliament today, let's take a look… Read Article

Union Budget 2020-21: GST has gradually matured into a tax integrating the country economically, says Sitharaman

Budget 2020-21: GST has been gradually maturing into a tax that has integrated the country economically, the finance minister added.

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Key facts about India's Union Budgets till date

The word 'budget' has been derived from 'bougette' which refers to a leather bag in French. The Union Budget is an annual financial report of the… Read Article

Cabinet meets ahead of Union Budget 2020

Finance Minister and Corporate Affairs Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will present the Union Budget 2020-21.

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Sensex, Nifty shaky ahead of Budget

In early trade shares slipped in reaction to an overnight shakeout in global markets on growing concerns about the economic impact of the coronavirus outbreak in China, but the focus is set to…

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Sitharaman back with traditional 'bahi khata' for Budget 2020-21

Budget 2020 - 21: Last year, Sitharaman had ditched the long-standing tradition of carrying budget documents in a leather briefcase and went swadeshi with a 'bahi-khata'.

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Union Budget 2020 | Live streaming: When and Where to watch, Nirmala Sitharaman's second budget

Budget 2020 - Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will present the second full-fledged budget of the Modi government 2.0 today.

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Nirmala Sitharaman to present budget in Parliament today

Budget 2020 -This will also be the second budget for Sitharaman, who became the second woman finance minister after Indira Gandhi to do so in the history of independent India.

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BJP issues whip to its MPs asking them to be present in Parliament today

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is expected to reply to discussions on the Union Budget in Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha.

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After Budget, Sensex rises over 260 in early trade

Sensex had logged its biggest one-day plunge in more than a decade after the Union Budget failed to live up to market expectations

Read Article

Budget 2020: Find out what will you lose in new tax regime

The important tax breaks that will not be available under the new regime include the benefits of section 80c

Read Article

Budget 2020 key highlights: 100 more airports to be developed by 2024 under Udaan scheme

The government will be launching an anti-tuberculosis campaign to eliminate the disease by 2025.

Read Article

Budget 2020: Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman proposes withdrawal of customs duty exemption on raw sugar, agro-animal based products

Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman also removed dividend distribution tax on companies

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Government proposes Rs 2,500 crore for tourism; eight new museums

Nirmala Sitharaman also proposed the setting up of an Indian Institute of Heritage and Conservation

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Union Budget 2020-21: Key takeaways in taxes, education, climate, transport, infrastructure, agriculture & medicine

Nirmala Sitharaman presented the Budget for the second time in her tenure on Saturday.

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Sensex tumbles over 1,000 points after Budget announcements

The S&P BSE Sensex was trading around 39,720.35, down 1,003.14 points while Nifty was down by 303.35, trading at 11,658.75.

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In longest Budget speech, Sitharaman recites Kashmiri poem, couplet in Tamil

She broke her own previous record of speaking for two hours and seventeen minutes.

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Railway Budget 2020 highlights: New trains, investments announced 

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman spoke of Modi government's aim to allow for Rs 100 lakh crore investment in infrastructure which includes model railway stations. 

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Budget 2020: Centre allocates Rs 30, 757 crore for J&K, Rs 5598 crore for Ladakh

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman made the allocations for the two union territories

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Union Budget 2020-21: Enrollment ratio for girls is now higher than boys at all levels, says Sitharaman

Earlier On Friday, President Ram Nath Kovind Said That The Number Of Girls Admitted To Higher Education Institutes Has Exceeded That Of Boys For The First Time.

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Budget 2020: Sensex plunges over 600 points

At 1.50 pm, the Sensex was trading at 40,109.55, lower while Nifty was trading at 11,768.10, lower by 194.00 points.

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25% tax for individuals annually earning between Rs 10 lakh and Rs 12.5 lakh: Sitharaman in Budget 2020

Sitharaman proposed 10 per cent tax for income between Rs 5 lakh and Rs 7.5 lakh per anum for those who forego deductions and exemptions. 

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Nominal GDP growth for 2020-21 estimated at 10 per cent, says FM Sitharaman  

The Economic Survey 2020-21 presented in Parliament on January 31 pegged economic growth in the range of 6 per cent to 6.5 per cent.

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Union Budget 2020: Sitharaman allocates Rs 99,300 crore for education; proposes medical colleges with district hospitals on PPP model

Finance minister Sitharaman also announced degree level full-fledged online education programme by institutions ranked in top 100.

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Union Budget 2020: Nirmala Sitharaman's key announcements on climate change

'Clean air is a matter of concern in large cities, propose to encourage states to formulate and implement plans to ensure clean air,' she said in her speech.

Read Article

Union Budget 2020-21: Railway, Road, ports and Air transport announcements

She is presenting the Budget for the second time in her tenure on Saturday.

Read Article

Budget 2020 highlights: Swachh Bharat funds, Railway PPP, agricultural credit target

Indian Railways to set up Kisan Rail in Public–private partnership (PPP) mode for cold Supply chain to transport perishable goods. 

Read Article

Union Budget 2020-21: Information and telecommunication related announcements

She is presenting the Budget for the second time in her tenure on Saturday

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Four basic things about India's budget, you need to know!

With all eyes fixed on Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman as she is set to present Union Budget 2021-22 in the Parliament today, let's take a look at four basic things it that you need to know.

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Key facts about India's Union Budgets till date

The word 'budget' has been derived from 'bougette' which refers to a leather bag in French. The Union Budget is an annual financial report of the country's performance in a financial year. 

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