Indian IT managers facing budget crunch for cybersecurity

Mumbai |Monday, 2019 7:15:05 PM IST

Most Indian IT managers are struggling to respond to cybersecurity due to severe budget crunch, lack of expertise and up to date technology, a new survey said on Monday.

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Naidu slams meagre budget allocation for Amaravati

Amaravati |Sunday, 2019 4:45:05 AM IST

Andhra Pradesh's Leader of Opposition N. Chandrababu Naidu on Saturday slammed Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy for a meagre allocation of Rs 500 crore for development of capital city Amaravati i

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Budget impact: FIIs sell nearly Rs 3,000 cr in 6 sessions

Mumbai |Saturday, 2019 2:45:05 AM IST

Foreign Institutional Investors (FIIs) have pulled out nearly Rs 3,000 crore after the Budget proposed a higher surcharge on the super-rich impacting most FPIs.

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Andhra presents Rs 2.27 lakh cr budget, renews call for special category status

Amaravati |Saturday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST

Focusing on implementation of its poll promises, the YSR Congress Party government of Andhra Pradesh on Friday presented over Rs 2.27 lakh crore budget for 2019-20, an increase of 19.32 per cent over

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US budget deficit widens to $747bn in 9 months

Washington |Friday, 2019 2:45:05 PM IST

The US federal budget deficit reached $747 billion in the first nine months of the fiscal year 2019, up by 23 per cent from the previous year, the Treasury Department said.

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Sitharaman rebuts Chidambaram point-by-point, reiterates budget figures realistic

New Delhi |Friday, 2019 9:45:05 PM IST

Giving point-by-point rebuttal to senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday said in the Rajya Sabha that all revenue targets in the budget are realisti

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Congress walks out of RS, CPI slams Budget

New Delhi |Thursday, 2019 8:45:05 PM IST

The political drama in Karnataka and Goa echoed yet again in the Rajya Sabha on Thursday with Congress members walking out of the House.

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Cows, religion, river revival key in tax-free MP budget

Bhopal |Thursday, 2019 4:45:05 AM IST

The seven-month old Congress government in Madhya Pradesh avoided imposing any fresh taxes as Finance Minister Tarun Bhanot presented a Budget of over Rs 2.33 lakh crore in the state assembly on Wedne

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Congress government changed names of BJP schemes in Budget: Ex-CM Vasundhara

Jaipur |Thursday, 2019 3:45:05 AM IST

Former Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje on Wednesday accused the Congress government of simply changing names of schemes introduced by the previous BJP government and of bringing nothing new i

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Janata Clinics, 'ease of doing farming' in Gehlot's 2019-20 budget

Jaipur |Thursday, 2019 1:45:05 AM IST

Keeping focus on farmers, cattle, youth and unemployed in the 2019-20 budget, Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Wednesday also announced free of cost 'Janata Clinics' for all, renewable energy

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Budget advances economic reform, fiscal settings unchanged: Fitch

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2019 7:45:05 PM IST

Global rating agency Fitch Ratings on Wednesday said that though India's new budget has been outlined some economic reforms that could support the economy, its fiscal stance has left broadly unchanged

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Tharoor bowls 'bouncer' at government in budget debate

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2019 1:45:05 AM IST

Congress MP Shashi Tharoor on Monday used cricketing terms to attack the Union Budget 2019-20, saying it has "unnecessarily defensive strokes" and "quite a few no balls" while claiming that key issue

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