Banking & Finance

Budget for a modern, self-reliant nation: PM Modi

Union Budget 2022-23 pumped up capital expenditure massively to spur growth, raising its outlay by a record 35.4% to ₹7.5 lakh crore....

‘Idea of Budget is to boost consumption’: DEA secretary...

The Budget has provided the clarity… All incomes are taxable, except those that are specifically exempted under the I-T Act, says...

‘This is a Budget for continuity’: Finance minister Nirmala...

In an interview with Doordarshan, Union finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman talked about how the Budget will spur growth and create...

GST collection for January climbs to record ₹1.40 lakh...

“Gross GST collection in January at record ₹1,40,986 crores; this has been possible due to rapid economic recovery,” finance minister...

Budget 2022: PM Modi's ‘Atmanirbhar Arthvyawastha’ address...

PM Modi hailed the Budget presented by finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman, calling it progressive and people friendly. He said that...

Chip-based e-passports from 2022-23, says FM Sitharaman

Sanjay Bhattacharya, secretary, Ministry of External Affairs, had earlier said that India will soon introduce e-passports with secure...

Telecom sector gets 5G boost; Centre to infuse ₹44k crore...

Experts said that continued emphasis on the importance of mobile connectivity and broadband for economic development, especially in...

RBI to launch a digital currency in FY23: Minister

The government also proposed to amend the RBI Act to include the central bank digital currency (CBDC) alongside traditional banknotes.

CEA: India on track to becoming $5-trillion economy by...

Gross domestic product (GDP) in dollar terms has already crossed $3 trillion, he said during the finance minister’s post-Budget interaction...

Digital Banking units to come up in 75 districts by scheduled...

To give a boost to the digital economy and as the country marks 75 years of its independence, it is proposed to set up 75 DBUs in...

Reaching new heights: PM Modi hails India's ‘success story’...

The Union Budget has been appreciated across multiple quarters, said the Prime Minister, adding that the policies are aimed at expanding...

Next year's I-T return to have separate column for crypto...

The 30 per cent plus applicable cesses and surcharge of 15 per cent on income above ₹50 lakh will have to be paid on income from cryptocurrencies,...

'Kaun jeeta hai...': Shashi Tharoor tweets Ghalib as govt...

Union finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman said that the government aims to attain the vision set out by Prime Minister Narendra Modi...

Budget 2022: Rahul Gandhi has problem understanding Maths,...

Union minister Piyush Goyal said Congress leader Rahul Gandhi will look at everything with a sum of zero, while taking a dig at the...

DIlip Ghosh says Mamata won’t understand Budget, she prepares...

BJP’s Dilip Ghosh said the Bengal CM takes loans from the Centre and distributes them among people without any responsibility. Banerjee...

Progressive, people-friendly Budget: PM Modi

Soon after finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman presented the Budget, the Prime Minister underlined that it will benefit the poor and...