Smriti Irani slams opposition for politicising rape
Union Minister for Women and Child Development Smriti Irani on Friday came out heavily on...
RBI may wait for Budget announcements before taking rate cut decision
“The forthcoming union budget will also provide better insight into fur...
Dharmendra Pradhan hopes coming Budget will signal inclusion of ATF, natural gas in GST
When the Goods and Services Tax (GST) was introduced ...
The 50/30/20 rule for managing personal finances
How should your income be divided among necessities, luxuries and savings? Luckily, there's a thumb rule.
'Shocking' pause? No, RBI is just awaiting signals from FM’s Budget
Shaktikanta Das said RBI is seeing some green shoots of growth revival in the economy.
Growth a national objective: Shaktikanta Das
Das, while speaking at the postpolicy press conference on Thursday, said at a critical juncture where growth was slacking, it was of paramount importance that monetary policy and fiscal policy work in coordination to achieve the best results in the national endeavour to revive growth. The career bureaucrat entered the RBI headquarters last December.
Navy budget declined from 18% to 13%: Chief Admiral Karambir Singh
New Delhi, Dec 03 (ANI): Indian Navy Chief Admiral Karambir Singh admitted that their defence budget has declined in recent years. “Navy's s...
Rs 9,046 crore earmarked for 'Poshan Abhiyan'
Union Minister for Women and Child Development Smriti Irani said in Lok Sabha that the government has set up the 'POSHAN Abhiyaan' with a budget of Rs 9,046 crore for three years in which 37 states and union territories and districts have been covered on the basis of annual programme implementation plan (APIP) submitted by respective states/UTs.
Committed to tackling challenges of undernourishment, child mortality: Rao Inderjit Singh
"The government of India is committed towards tackling the challenges through some of the recent initiatives of various like Swasthaya Bharat Mission, Anaemia Mukt Bharat, POSHAN Abhiyaan, Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana, etc," Rao Inderjit Singh said. Minister Singh was replying to a question on India's global ranking at 102 on the Hunger Index.
Middle class may gain from lower tax rates in Budget FY21
Sources said that the Budget 2020-21 will take the sops announced in the pre-election interim budget further by changing the personal income tax rates for the salaried in lower and middle income groups. This may be done through changes in the tax slabs.
View: The case for QE in India is getting stronger
The growth rate of India’s broadest measure of money supply has collapsed to single-digit levels.
How to make your child grow into a financially self-reliant adult
Once your child gets a job, let them invest on their own. Do not do it on their behalf. While buying a house, do not take a joint loan or buy it for them. Let them conduct all the formalities and carry out the actual process of buying on their own.
Modi considers easing foreign control rule to aid Air India sale
The govt may tweak "substantial ownership and effective control” clause that's keeping foreign suitors at bay.
Will consider suggestions for personal I-T cut: Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman
Her comments on personal income tax rates came in response to a question from TMC member Saugata Roy during a discussion in Lok Sabha where she was piloting the bill to amend corporate tax rates. She said she valued everybody who earned their living, paid their tax and took care of their family and business. “So, personal income tax will be considered for its merit.
NIFTEM to conduct National Organic Festival of Women Entrepreneurs
Minister of Women and Child Development, Smriti Irani said that under the current government, effort has always been to ensure that ministries converge their strengths to serve the people better.
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