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Union Budget 2021

Did Budget 2022 Ignore The Disabled? Activists Think It's Too Little Too Late

Did Budget 2022 Ignore The Disabled? Activists Think It's Too Little Too Late

Despite an increase in allocation of funds for the Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities, activists feel Budget 2022 failed to meet the needs of the disabled.

02 February 2022
UP Govt Presents Rs 5,50,270 Crore Budget In Assembly To Boost 'Atmanirbhar' Programme

UP Govt Presents Rs 5,50,270 Crore Budget In Assembly To Boost 'Atmanirbhar' Programme

The budget includes new schemes of Rs 27,598.40 crore to make Uttar Pradesh 'atmanirbhar' and ensure all round development of the state, says UP finance...

22 February 2021

UGC Paves Way For Tie-Ups Between Indian And Foreign Higher Education Institutions

Indian higher education institutions will be able to collaborate with foreign ones and offer joint degree and dual degree programmes.

Centre, States Should Work Together For Nation's Progress: PM Modi At NITI Aayog Meet

Centre, States Should Work Together For Nation's Progress: PM Modi At NITI Aayog Meet

Addressing the NITI Aayog meeting, PM Modi said that the initiatives taken by the government would provide an opportunity for everyone to participate in...

20 February 2021

Dinesh Trivedi 'Allowed' To Used Rajya Sabha Floor For 'Devious Political Ends': TMC

The Trinamool Congress alleged that it recommended two names to discuss the Union Budget and Trivedi's name was not one of them.

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13 February 2021
'Union Budget 2021 Sets Pace For Aatmanirbhar Bharat': Nirmala Sitharaman In Lok Sabha

'Union Budget 2021 Sets Pace For Aatmanirbhar Bharat': Nirmala Sitharaman In Lok Sabha

The Finance minister also said the challenges of the pandemic did not deter government from undertaking reforms for maintaining long term goals of the country.


12 February 2021
Opposition Parties Slam Union Budget, Say 'Nothing For Common Man'

Opposition Parties Slam Union Budget, Say 'Nothing For Common Man'

Leaders of parties like Congress, BSP, AAP, and the Left attacked the government for allegedly selling off the country's assets and PSUs to big industrialists.


11 February 2021
Budget For The Rich, Of The Rich, By The Rich: Chidambaram Rejects Budget 2021-2022

Budget For The Rich, Of The Rich, By The Rich: Chidambaram Rejects Budget 2021-2022

Chidambaram said that the budget is meant for only 'one percent of India's population that controls 73 percent of the country's wealth'.


09 February 2021
PM Modi Tears Up In His Farewell Address To Old Friend Ghulam Nabi Azad

PM Modi Tears Up In His Farewell Address To Old Friend Ghulam Nabi Azad

Modi also said that he will be open Ghulam Nabi Azad's suggestions on political matters even after his retirement.


08 February 2021
Dubbed As ‘Third-World’, India Is Now Helping World With Vaccines: PM Modi

Dubbed As ‘Third-World’, India Is Now Helping World With Vaccines: PM Modi

'Today, the world appreciates India's efforts in saving humanity. We should be proud of it,' said PM Modi


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07 February 2021
Anurag Thakur Says Government Will Increase MNREGA Spend If Need Arises

Anurag Thakur Says Government Will Increase MNREGA Spend If Need Arises

Taking on the criticism by the Congress on the lowering of the MGNREGA expenditure in the Budget for 2021-22, Anurag Thakur said this government has been...


07 February 2021
Voluntary Vehicle Scrapping Policy To Be A Boon For New Buyers: Nitin Gadkari

Voluntary Vehicle Scrapping Policy To Be A Boon For New Buyers: Nitin Gadkari

The vehicle scrapping policy announced in the Union Budget for 2021-22 will boost economy, benefit automobile sector but also check vehicular pollution


05 February 2021
Right To Food Campaign Says Union Budget 2021-22 Ignored Women And Children 

Right To Food Campaign Says Union Budget 2021-22 Ignored Women And Children 

The demands of the outfit include universalization of PDS, hot cooked meals for children under three years and pregnant and lactating women, minimum wages...


05 February 2021
Sow No Hope

Sow No Hope

Budget 2021 reinforces ­farmers’ fears that corporate India ­matters more than them


05 February 2021
Policy For Shifting Weight

Policy For Shifting Weight

The impending disinvestment of LIC through an IPO has all worrisome angles covered, but the gravity of this unprecedented act is not lost on policyholders,...


03 February 2021
Will Boost Industry; Tea Bodies Welcome Budget Proposals

Will Boost Industry; Tea Bodies Welcome Budget Proposals

While presenting Union Budget 2021 Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman proposed to provide Rs. 1,000 crore for the welfare of tea workers


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04 February 2021
Budget 2021: Bold And Beautiful But Needed Some Balancing

Budget 2021: Bold And Beautiful But Needed Some Balancing

Budgetary allocation is directed towards reviving growth and government preferred growth over fiscal prudence.


03 February 2021
Union Budget 2021: Addresses All The Major Mobility Challenges Of India

Union Budget 2021: Addresses All The Major Mobility Challenges Of India

The INR 2.2 lakh crore budget allocation by the finance minister for the health sector and for the wellbeing of the nation was much needed and is highly...


02 February 2021
Why This Kolavari – The Budget And Digital Payments

Why This Kolavari – The Budget And Digital Payments

The budget appears to have done an excellent balancing act between the acute pressures of government spending needed at this time of the pandemic. However, the...


02 February 2021
Union Budget 2021: What Got Cheaper, What Got Costlier, Check Full List

Union Budget 2021: What Got Cheaper, What Got Costlier, Check Full List

The unique paperless budget, the first in history will impact the daily lives of Indians as it witnesses several reforms in major segments, from health to...


01 February 2021
Why Is The Kashmir Gas Pipeline Project A Pipe Dream?

Why Is The Kashmir Gas Pipeline Project A Pipe Dream?

A similar project failed to take off in 2011 because of difficult terrain and cost escalation


01 February 2021
Union Budget 2021 Failed To Tap Opportunities Present In Online Education Sector

Union Budget 2021 Failed To Tap Opportunities Present In Online Education Sector

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman proposed to allocate an estimated budget of Rs 93,224 crore for the education sector for fiscal 2021-20


01 February 2021
Union Budget 2021: Centre Plans To Open 100 New Sainik Schools, 750 Eklavya Vidyalayas

Union Budget 2021: Centre Plans To Open 100 New Sainik Schools, 750 Eklavya Vidyalayas

Finance ministry proposed to allocate an estimated budget of Rs 93,224 crore for the education sector for fiscal 2021-20, which is about 6.53% lower than the...


01 February 2021
Finance Minister Has Deceived The People Of India: P Chidambaram On Union Budget 2021

Finance Minister Has Deceived The People Of India: P Chidambaram On Union Budget 2021

‘The budget was a let-down like never before. This budget, like the previous one, will unravel sooner than you think,’ senior Congress leader P Chidambaram...


01 February 2021
Union Budget 2021| It's An Open Budget, Not Trying To Hide Anything: Nirmala Sitharaman

Union Budget 2021| It's An Open Budget, Not Trying To Hide Anything: Nirmala Sitharaman

Following the Budget session in Parliament, Nirmala Sitharaman said that the government shall spend the most on health sector and infrastructure


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