Nirmala Sitharaman
Business  /  Published 07.07.19

Infrastructure key to $5-trillion goal

For financing the infrastructure sector, Credit Guarantee Enhancement Corporation will be set-up in 2019-20...
By Sameer Narang

Opinion  /  Published 07.07.19

Budget 'nauseating', says Subramanian Swamy

Perhaps he presumed he would be finance minister, but he was pipped by Nirmala Sitharaman...
By The Telegraph

Opinion  /  Published 07.07.19

The budget resembled a set of wishes contained in a political manifesto

There was a sincere concern for climate change and carbon footprints...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 07.07.19

Budget lacklustre, on expected lines

Broadly the income tax rates have not been tinkered with, barring the surcharge for wealthy people earning more than Rs 2 crore...
By Partha Ray

India  /  Published 07.07.19

Super-rich not being punished: Nirmala Sitharaman

Although Sitharaman made no changes to the income-tax slabs, she raised the surcharge on income earned by the super-rich...
By R. Suryamurthy in New Delhi


Business  /  Published 06.07.19

Selloff not to dilute control

Officials said the government can also go below 51% and still wield management control...
By R. Suryamurthy in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 06.07.19

Medium-term benefits

Budget 2019-20 had a substantial focus on infrastructure and connectivity...
By Shanti Ekambaram/Guest Column

West Bengal  /  Published 06.07.19

Budget cash tax hits tea belt

The government should give a special exemption to us, said a tea industry insider...
By Avijit Sinha in Siliguri

India  /  Published 06.07.19

Union Budget: Will you bite the home loan bait?

Those buying property in metros at high valuations will be left out of the ambit of the new deduction...
By Adhil Shetty

India  /  Published 06.07.19

Union Budget: Divestment target set at Rs 1 lakh crore

Divestment could help the government in meeting the fiscal deficit target...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


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