'Budget ensures vigilance, short-term liquidity for NBFCs'

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2019 9:45:05 PM IST

The proposed full Budget 2019-20 ensures strong vigilance and short-term liquidity for non-bank finance companies (NBFCs) and housing finance companies (HFCs), ratings firm India Ratings and Research

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White House projects $1 tn budget deficit for 2019

Washington |Tuesday, 2019 5:45:05 PM IST

The White House has revised the fiscal year 2019 budget deficit to a projected $1 trillion, the highest since 2012, Office of Management and Budget (OMB) said in its recently released Mid-Session Revi

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'Sinha could have presented historic reforms budget'

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2019 4:15:05 AM IST

Former President of India Pranab Mukherjee said on Monday that Yashwant Sinha as Union Finance Minister in the cabinet of former Prime Minister Chandra Shekhar had narrowly missed out on delivering th

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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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