Tag: Budget 2017

Budget 2017: Little to affect the auto industry

The Finance Minister Has Announced That Major Indirect Tax Changes Will Be Held Off Till The GST Rollout The highly anticipated 2017 Budget announcement has included little to affect either carmakers or car buyers. The reason? Since the goods and services tax (GST) will be implemented soon (expected from the[Read More…]

Amid ruckus, Finance Minister present budget 2017-18

Opposition created a ruckus after LS Speaker Sumitra Mahajan refused to postpone the Budget following the death of lawmaker E Ahamed. Despite the death of sitting parliamentarian and former Union Minister E. Ahamed, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is all set to present the 2017-18 Budget in Parliament on Wednesday. “I[Read More…]

No delay, Budget to be presented as scheduled

President Pranab Mukhejee has given his assent allowing Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to present Union Budget 2017. The Budget will be presented as scheduled as the government has spoken to all parties, as per the sources. Earlier there were reports that Budget may postpone by a day after MP E[Read More…]

Government completely failed to create jobs: Rahul

Launching scathing attack on Modi government, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi alleged that the government has been completely failed to create jobs. “The main question in India today is creation of jobs for young people. It is a big issue today to provide jobs for youth in India,” Rahul said outside[Read More…]

We are proud of forces, says Pranab Mukherjee on surgical strikes

Praising government’s decision of surgical strikes, President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday said that the defence forces successfully conducted strike to prevent infiltration by terrorists. “We are proud of the forces, and the exemplary courage and valour displayed by them,” President said while addressing joint session of parliament. He added that[Read More…]

Opposition to Election Commission: No Budget before polls

Opposition parties led by the Congress approached the Election Commission on Thursday asking it to reschedule the budget date- just three days before the commencement of Assembly polls in five states. The Congress, Trinamool, Samajwadi party,  BSP, Janata Dal (United) and RJD argued that the NDA government might announce “populist[Read More…]

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