• Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley

    Budget 2017-18: Tax Relief For Middle Class, Industries

    Ahead of the Assembly polls in five states, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today tabled the Budget for 2017-18 in Parliament, proposing to give a major push to rural development and agriculture and tax reliefs for the common man recovering
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    Budget 2017-18: What's cheaper, what's dearer

    Though Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in his budget speech for 2017-18 on Wednesday said his proposals on excise and customs duties will not result in any significant loss or gain to the exchequer, the fine print suggests a host of items
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    Highlights of Union Budget 2017

    Finance minister Arun Jaitley presented the Union Budget 2017-18 in the Lok Sabha today.  Our approach in preparing the Budget is to spend more on rural areas, infrastructure and poverty alleviation with fiscal prudenc
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    Jaitley presents Budget amid protests by Congress

    Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday started his budget speech amid protests from Congress members who were demanding adjournment of the proceedings for the day due to the death of sitting member E. Ahamed.
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    Arun Jaitley to  present Budget 2017-18 today

    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will be presenting his fourth Budget, the  first after demonetisation, in Parliament at 1100 today, in a break from the  past when the year annual financial  statement of expenditures and revenues was  tabled always tow
  •  Minister for Finance, Dr Haseeb Drabu

    Efforts on to streamline govt spending: Drabu

    The Minister for Finance, Dr Haseeb Drabu today said that several pioneering measures have been proposed in the Budget 2017-18 for fine-tuning the expenditure management and monitoring system and these initiatives would go a long way in bringing tra
  • Cartoon of the day for January 18,2017

    Cartoon of the day for January 18,2017

    Cartoon of the day for January 18,2017
  •  Minister for Finance, Dr Haseeb Drabu

    FM hails house consensus on roadmap for JK’s economic growth

    Welcoming the broader consensus reached in the house regarding various reformative initiatives flagged in the Budget 2017-18, Minister for Finance, Dr Haseeb Drabu today said it marks the beginning of a progressive trend
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    Cartoon of the day for January 15, 2107

    Cartoon of the day for January 15, 2107
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    Budget 2017-18: Ruling Party MLAs Join Oppn; Leave Govt Red-faced

    Ruling PDP MLAs Thursday left the government in a tight-spot as they supported National Conference (NC) in slamming Finance Minister, Haseeb Drabu, for his failure to fulfil the earlier budget promises, reports said.
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    Budget ‘copy paste’ downloaded from internet: NC

    Slamming the PDP-BJP government on budget, mainstream opposition National Conference today said the content of the budget presented by the Government is copied from the ‘Internet’ and already submitted in its proposals by other states.
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    SKIMS Employee Body Welcomes Budget Proposals

    President Government Employees Conference and Non Gazetted Employees Welfare Association SKIMS Ishtiyaq Beigh has welcomed the announcements made by State Finance Minister Haseeb Drabu
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    Govt announces insurance scheme for crops, assets of public importance

    ”The PWD department has been advised to inspect and valuate them so that LOIs/ EOIs are invited. Since rules in vogue at present do not allow insurance of public assets and Government vehicles,
  • Cartoon of the day for January,12 , 2017

    Cartoon of the day for January 12, 2017

    Cartoon of the day for January 12, 2017
  • Finance Minister Dr Hasseb A Drabu presenting the Budge t2017-18 in Legislative Assembly on Wednesday

    Drabu Unveils 76,335 Crore Deficit Budget

    Laying emphasis on the micro-budgetary reform, State Finance Minister Dr Haseeb Drabu on Wednesday presented Rs 79,472 crore deficit budget laying emphasis on pro-employees welfare initiatives, including the implementation of 7th Pay Commission