Friday, May 31, 2024

Nepal opposition launches protest, demands Home Minister's resignation ahead of Tuesday budget

Kathmandu | May 26, 2024 11:01:40 PM IST
Building pressure from all fronts, the Nepali Congress has launched a full-fledged protest from parliament to the roads, demanding an investigation into Home Minister Rabi Lamichhane.... read..

BOULT Introduces Budget-Friendly Gaming TWS: Z40 Gaming for INR 1,299 and Y1 Gaming for INR 1,099

| May 22, 2024 8:01:01 PM IST
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"Outrageous allegation": Chidambaram on PM Modi's 'Congress wanted to allocate 15 pc budget to Muslims' remark

New Delhi | May 16, 2024 11:59:21 PM IST
Former Union Finance Minister and senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Thursday termed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's claim that the previous Congress government wanted to allocate 15 per cent of the budget for Muslims as "totally false" and "an outrag... read..

Maldives FM Moosa Zameer thanks Indian counterpart Jaishankar for USD 50 million budget support

Male | May 13, 2024 9:00:57 PM IST
Calling it a "true gesture of goodwill," Maldives Foreign Minister Moosa Zameer on Monday thanked External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar after India extended budgetary support to Maldives in the form of a rollover of USD 50 Million Treasury Bill.... read..

India provides budget support to Maldives on USD 50 million loan for additional year

Male | May 13, 2024 4:59:37 PM IST
The Indian government on Monday provided a budget support to Maldives in the form of a rollover of USD 50 million Treasury Bill, for an additional year at the request of Maldivian Foreign Minister Moosa Zameer.... read..

Sanjeev Bhanot's Cinematic Odyssey: Ventures into Big-Budget Hindi Feature Film Territory

| May 6, 2024 6:59:59 PM IST
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JioCinema introduces budget-friendly plans with premium content galore

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | April 25, 2024 12:01:28 PM IST
In a move set to revolutionise the streaming industry, JioCinema has announced significant price cuts for its premium content subscriptions, making high-quality entertainment more accessible than ever before.... read..

Odisha is first state in India to present separate agriculture budget: Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik

Hinjili (Odisha) | April 24, 2024 7:59:36 PM IST
BJD chief and Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik kicked off the election campaign from Hinjili constituency on Wednesday. He stated that Odisha is the first state in India to present a separate agriculture budget.... read..

SIPRI report: Global military spending surges amid rising geopolitical tensions, India's defence budget increases

New Delhi | April 22, 2024 9:29:25 PM IST
The Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) report highlights that the increase in military spending is a response to the global deterioration in peace and security, with states prioritizing military strength amid rising tensions and inse... read..

FY24 net direct tax collections exceed budget estimation by 7.4%

New Delhi | April 21, 2024 4:28:26 PM IST
Gross direct tax collections for the Financial Year (FY) 2023-24 in India touched Rs. 19.58 lakh crore, compared to Rs 16.64 lakh crore in FY 2022-23, reflecting an increase of 17.70 per cent.... read..

itel stays top choice for users looking for 4G and 5G budget friendly smartphones: CMR Study

| April 19, 2024 6:00:07 PM IST
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US: New York Capitol hit by cyberattack, budget deal delayed

New York | April 18, 2024 11:58:36 AM IST
The computer infrastructure of the New York State Legislature appeared to be the target of an alleged cyberattack overnight on Tuesday, delaying the already weeks-overdue state budget negotiations, reported The Hill.... read..

Congress manifesto promises "unimplementable", will put burden on Budget: Sitharaman

Bengaluru (Karnataka) | April 6, 2024 10:28:46 PM IST
Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday took potshots at the Congress, saying that its 'guarantee' promises in Karnataka had put burden on developmental activities besides hurting the state budget. Also, the Lok Sabha manifesto of the Congre... read..

Budget-friendly AirPods, enhanced AirPods Max expected in fall 2024

Washington | April 2, 2024 8:57:58 PM IST
Apple is expected to unveil new, more cost-effective AirPods and an updated version of AirPods Max later in 2024.... read..

Government EV push, FAME II ending March 31st 2024, FAME III likely in main budget in July

New Delhi | March 31, 2024 10:26:36 AM IST
The faster adoption and manufacturing of electric vehicles II scheme (FAME II) is ending today. Government has given a total subsidy of Rs 11,500 crore under the scheme to manufacturers and consumers.... read..

Pakistan assures IMF not to allocate additional budget for China-Pakistan Economic Corridor

Islamabad | March 17, 2024 8:56:15 PM IST
The Pakistan government has assured the International Monetary Fund (IMF) that it will not allocate an additional budget to settle the Pakistani currency (PKR) 493 billion dues of Chinese power plants, The Express Tribune reported on Sunday.... read..

Affordable protection: Kotak General Insurance's budget-friendly car insurance options for drivers

| March 15, 2024 6:56:56 PM IST
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Rajasthan govt aims to promote tourism in state; next budget to focus on infra, connectivity: Deputy CM Diya Kumari

Jaipur (Rajasthan) | March 14, 2024 9:56:21 PM IST
The Rajasthan government will increase its budget for infrastructure outlay in the next Assembly session to boost tourism in the state, Deputy Chief Minister Diya Kumari said on Thursday.... read..

Israel approves USD 19 billion budget increase due to war

Middle East | March 14, 2024 7:56:28 AM IST
Tel Aviv [Israel], March 14 (ANI/TPS): On Wednesday, the Knesset approved an update to the state budget for 2024 that includes the expenses that arose due to the "Iron Swords" war against the terrorist group Hamas in Gaza. The updated state budget is abou... read..

China maintains defence budget growth despite economic travails

Asia | March 12, 2024 9:27:10 AM IST
At the 14th National People's Congress, China announced its defence budget for 2024 and interestingly maintained the growth rate of its military expenditure at precisely the same percentage as last year, as Chairman Xi Jinping continues to prioritize the ... read..

"Remembering my younger brother Manish Sisodia", says Delhi CM Kejriwal while addressing budget session

New Delhi | March 9, 2024 4:25:33 PM IST
Amid discussions on the Delhi budget, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal addressing the assembly members took a moment to recognize the absence of his colleague, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia, who has presented the previous nine budgets of the governme... read..

Cabinet approves budgetary support of Rs 2207.50 crore to run CAPFIMS as a campus of AIIMS Delhi

New Delhi | March 9, 2024 8:25:55 PM IST
A Memorandum of Association (MoA) was signed in New Delhi between CAPFIMS and AIIMS to run the Central Armed Police Forces Institute of Medical Sciences (CAPFIMS) as a campus of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), an official statement sa... read..

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| March 6, 2024 2:56:38 PM IST
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AAP's budget has failed to fulfil poll promises in Punjab, says BJP leader Tarun Chugh

Chandigarh | March 6, 2024 9:55:22 PM IST
BJP national general secretary Tarun Chugh said the 2024-25 budget presented in the Punjab Assembly by the AAP government has failed to fulfil the poll promises and has disappointed all sections of the society be it farmers, industrialists or government e... read..

"Fraud perpetrated on Punjabis in state budget": SAD chief Sukhbir Singh Badal

New Delhi | March 5, 2024 11:56:42 PM IST
Shiromani Akali Dal chief Sukhbir Singh Badal launched a scathing attack on the Bhagwant Mann-led Punjab government over the state budget 2024-25 presented on Tuesday.... read..

Punjab budget imposes no new taxes, gives priority to agriculture, education, health: State Finance Minister

Chandigarh (Punjab) | March 5, 2024 8:55:47 PM IST
State Finance Minister Harpaal Singh Cheema after presenting the state budget on Tuesday said that no new taxes have been introduced.... read..

Punjab Budget: FM Harpaal Cheema announces Rs 2,04,918 crore budget for fiscal 2024-25

Chandigarh (Punjab) | March 5, 2024 4:56:14 PM IST
State Finance Minister Harpaal Singh Cheema presented the Budget 2024-25 in the legislative assembly on Tuesday, quoting the total expenditure for the fiscal year 2024-25 at Rs 2,04,918 crore while outlining a comprehensive plan aimed at driving growth, d... read..

Delhi Finance Minister Atishi presents Rs 76,000 crore budget with focus on women, education, health and power sector

New Delhi | March 4, 2024 3:56:21 PM IST
Delhi Finance Minister Atishi presented the state budget with total outlays of Rs 76,000 crore for the Financial Year 2024-25 with a focus on the "Ram Rajya" theme and said that the Aam Aadmi Party-led- Delhi government have been trying day and night for ... read..

"People of Delhi are like my family,": CM Arvind Kejriwal after Minister Atishi presents budget

New Delhi | March 4, 2024 3:55:56 PM IST
After the Delhi Finance Minister presented the budget of Rs 76000 crore, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal urged the people of Delhi to vote for all 7 candidates of the INDIA bloc adding that people of Delhi are like his family.... read..

Delhi Budget: AAP government to give Rs 1000 per month to women above 18 years

New Delhi | March 4, 2024 1:55:20 PM IST
Ahead of the Lok Sabha election, the Aam Aadmi Party-led Delhi government on Monday in its Budget announced another populist measure to transfer Rs 1000 per month to every woman above 18 years of age under 'Mukhyamantri Mahila Samman Yojana for the financ... read..

Delhi Finance Minister Atishi presents 10th budget of the Kejriwal government at Delhi Vidhan Sabha

New Delhi | March 4, 2024 12:56:12 PM IST
Delhi Finance Minister Atishi presented the 10th budget of the Kejriwal government at the Delhi Vidhan Sabha on Monday.... read..

Kejriwal Government's education budget allocation remained highest across all state governments: Delhi's Economic Survey

New Delhi | March 1, 2024 4:56:10 PM IST
The Delhi government spent 21.1 per cent of aggregate expenditure on Education and 16.17 per cent of its total scheme expenditure on Public Health and Family Welfare, according to the Economic Survey presented by Delhi Finance Minister Atishi on Thursday.... read..

State budget for 2024-25 is forward-looking and geared towards development: Tripura CM

Agartala (Tripura) | March 1, 2024 11:55:54 PM IST
Tripura Chief Minister Manik Saha on Friday said that the state budget of Rs 27,804.67 crore for the fiscal year 2024-25 is forward-looking and geared towards development.... read..

"Can GDP and budget size increase without development?" CM Siddaramaiah

Bengaluru (Karnataka) | February 29, 2024 6:55:02 PM IST
Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said on Thursday that the previous BJP government did not achieve any progress; they just "looted" adding that the state government implemented guarantee schemes along with development programmes.... read..

Jharkhand HC dismisses Hemant Soren's petition seeking permission to attend budget session

Ranchi (Jharkhand) | February 29, 2024 3:56:26 AM IST
The Jharkhand High Court on Wednesday dismissed the petition of former Chief Minister Hemant Soren seeking permission to attend the budget session of the Jharkhand Legislative Assembly.... read..

"A ploy to pass budget, save Congress govt": Himachal LoP Jairam Thakur after 15 BJP MLAs suspended

Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) | February 28, 2024 8:25:48 PM IST
After 15 BJP MLAs were suspended from the Assembly by Speaker Kuldeep Singh Pathania for allegedly creating a ruckus in the House, the Leader of Opposition Jairam Thakur on Wednesday alleged that the move was part of a ploy to pass the budget and save the... read..

Uttarakhand's Rs 89000 cr budget to focus on women's welfare, state infra and education

Dehradun (Uttarakhand) | February 28, 2024 1:25:24 PM IST
The Uttarakhand Government has presented an annual budget of over Rs 89230 crore for the fiscal year 2024-25, with a focus on the infrastructure of the state, women's welfare, health and education.... read..

Second day of Uttarakhand budget session to begin amid stringent security measures

Dehradun (Uttarakhand) | February 27, 2024 9:54:24 AM IST
Shattering the 24-year-old tradition, the Pushkar Singh Dhami government is set to present the budget on the second day of the Uttarakhand budget session on Tuesday, defying the customary post-lunch presentation.... read..

Maharashtra's interim budget "not for common people": Shiv Sena (UBT) leader Anand Dubey

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | February 27, 2024 11:56:04 PM IST
Coming down heavily on the state government over the interim budget presented by Deputy CM and Finance Minister Ajit Pawar, Uddhav Thackeray faction leader and spokesperson Anand Dubey said on Tuesday that this budget is not for common people.... read..

Rs 89,230 crore budget for Uttarakhand's inclusive development: CM Dhami

Dehradun (Uttarakhand) | February 27, 2024 8:56:19 PM IST
Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami on Tuesday said that their "double-engine" government has presented an inclusive and development-oriented budget of Rs 89,230 crore for the overall development of the state.... read..

Nagaland Chief Minister presents budget for 2024-25

Kohima (Nagaland) | February 27, 2024 8:56:01 PM IST
Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio who also holds the charge of Finance Minister, presented the budget for the financial year 2024-2025 on the second day of the ongoing fourth session of the 14th Nagaland Legislative Assembly on Tuesday.... read..

Uttarakhand Finance Minister Premchand Aggarwal unveils Rs 88,000 crore budget for fiscal year 2024-25

Dehradun (Uttarakhand) | February 27, 2024 7:56:22 PM IST
Uttarakhand Finance Minister Premchand Aggarwal on Tuesday presented the state's budget of Rs 89.23 thousand crore for the fiscal year 2024-25.... read..

Champai Soren-led Jharkhand govt presents Rs 1.28 lakh crore Budget for 2024-25

Ranchi (Jharkhand) | February 27, 2024 7:56:12 PM IST
The first Jharkhand government Budget under newly sworn-in Chief Minister Champai Soren was tabled on Tuesday. The budget for the upcoming financial year 2024-25 was pegged at Rs 1.28 lakh crore.... read..

Budget presented in Uttarakhand assembly is inclusive, balanced and development-oriented: CM Dhami

Dehradun (Uttarakhand) | February 27, 2024 7:56:06 PM IST
Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami described the budget presented in the Uttarakhand Assembly on Tuesday as inclusive, balanced and development-oriented.... read..

Uttarakhand: Five-day budget session to begin shortly

Dehradun (Uttarakhand) | February 26, 2024 10:25:19 AM IST
The five-day budget session of the Uttarakhand Assembly is going to start today in the Assembly located in Dehradun.... read..

"Congress used power only to loot budgets, hide their scams": PM Modi

Dwarka (Gujarat) | February 25, 2024 4:55:22 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi took a swipe at the Congress on Sunday, saying that during its tenure, the budget for infrastructure was looted through scams, and he said that Congress used power to conceal these scams.... read..

Delhi LG writes to Arvind Kejriwal, questions AAP of "stalling Budget"

New Delhi | February 24, 2024 9:54:45 PM IST
Delhi Lieutenant Governor VK Saxena on Saturday wrote to Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and accused it of "stalling the budget for no apparent reason" and said the people have a right to know how public funds are being used.... read..

"Our growth rate is higher than national level," says Haryana CM after presenting state Budget

Chandigarh (Haryana) | February 23, 2024 3:57:21 PM IST
After presenting the state budget for 2024-25, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Friday said that Haryana's Gross State Domestic Product (GSDP) is higher than national level as the state recorded 8 per cent growth rate in comparison to the nat... read..

Jharkhand legislative assembly unveils Rs 4,981 crore supplementary budget on opening day of session

Ranchi (Jharkhand) | February 23, 2024 3:57:14 PM IST
The Jharkhand Legislative Assembly commenced its Budget Session on Friday, with Finance Minister Rameshwar Uranv presenting the supplementary budget for the third time in a session marked by discussions on key allocations and priorities for the state's de... read..

Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar presents Rs 1,89,876.61 crore Budget for FY 2024-25

Chandigarh (Haryana) | February 23, 2024 1:56:09 PM IST
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Friday presented the State Budget with a total outlay of Rs 1,89,876.61 for the year 2024-25 at the Assembly in Chandigarh.... read..

Punjab cabinet gives nod to convening Assembly from Mar 1-15; budget to be presented on Mar 5

Chandigarh | February 22, 2024 5:56:26 PM IST
The Punjab cabinet on Thursday gave its nod to convening the Budget Session of the Assembly in March.... read..
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