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Interim Budget 2019

Budget 2019: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman Carries Documents In Red Cloth Bag Instead Of Briefcase

Jul 05, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday was seen holding a red-coloured four-fold cloth containing budget documents instead of the traditional red briefcase.

PM Modi To Launch Several Projects In Gujarat Today

Mar 04, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch the Pradhan Mantri Shram-Yogi Maandhan Yojana (PM-SYM) and inaugurate the first phase of 6-km-long Ahmedabad Metro service.


First Installment Under PM-KISAN Scheme Deposited In Farmers' Accounts: PM Modi In Gorakhpur

Under the scheme, Rs 6,000 will be given per year to small and marginal farmer families having combined land holding/ownership of up to two hectares.

2019 Interim Budget: The Magic Wand For Electioneering Success?

Feb 02, 2019 Robin Banerjee

The latest 1st Feb Budget did not have its usual brouhaha as it was supposed to be an Interim Budget till the new Government takes over in a few months.


PM Modi Led Government 'Worse Than British Rule': N Chandrababu Naidu

Citing the Interim Budget, Chandrababu Naidu said that the central government has nothing in its bag for the state even in its last budget before the Lok Sabha polls.

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01 February, 2019

Govt Presents Development Vision For 2030 In Budget, Lists Out 10 Key Focus Areas

Outlook Web Bureau

The development vision 2030 will comprise, he said, the next-generation infrastructure of roads, railways, seaports, airports, urban transport, gas and electric transmission and inland waterways.


01 February, 2019

‘Rs 17 A Day An Insult’: Rahul Gandhi on PM Kisan Scheme

Outlook Web Bureau

Finance Minister Piyush Goyal in his Interim Budget 2019-20, announced the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM-KISAN) providing direct income support of Rs 6,000 to farmers with a land holding up to two hectares.


01 February, 2019

PM Modi Says Interim Budget Only Trailer Of What Will Guide India Towards Progress After LS Polls

Outlook Web Bureau

This budget will boost the efforts of 130 crore citizens in realising the goal of a new India, PM Modi said.


01 February, 2019

Budgetary Allocation For Sports Increased, Assistance To NSFs Slashed

In the interim budget presented by Finance Minister Piyush Goyal, the overall sports budget for 2019-2020 was increased from Rs 2002.72 (2018-2019) crore to Rs 2216.92 crore.


01 February, 2019

Interim Budget 2019 'Second Surgical Strike': Ram Vilas Paswan

Outlook Web Bureau

Equating the Budget with cricket, Paswan said it was "a sixer" and the opposition would not be able "to find the ball" until the Lok Sabha elections.


01 February, 2019

Budget 2019: Piyush Goyal Allocates Rs 1.58 Lakh Crore For Railways, Highest Ever For National Transporter

Outlook Web Bureau

Last year, then finance minister Arun Jaitley had allocated an amount of Rs 1.48 lakh crore for the Railways in his budget.


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01 February, 2019

Budget Will Provide Relief To Middle Class, Farmers And Poor: Amit Shah

Outlook Web Bureau

He highlighted various measures announced in the budget for different sections of society.


01 February, 2019

'Thank You For Copying Congress': P Chidambaram Attacks Govt On Interim Budget 2019

Outlook Web Bureau

He also thanked Finance Minister Piyush Goyal for "copying" the Congress declaration that the poor will have the first right to resources of the country.


01 February, 2019

27 km Of Highways Being Built Every Day, India Fastest Highway Developer In World: Piyush Goyal

Outlook Web Bureau

Asserting that rapid infrastructure growth has ushered in transformative changes, Goyal said, "India is the fastest highway developer in the whole world" with 27 km of highways being built every day.


01 February, 2019

Budget 2019: Cash Dole For Small Farmers, Mega Pension Scheme For Unorganised Sector, IT Exemption Limit Doubled

Outlook Web Bureau

Piyush Goyal on Friday presented the interim budget 2019-20 in the parliament, marking the last budget of PM Narendra Modi-led BJP government ahead of 2019 General Elections.


01 February, 2019

Interim Budget: No Tax For Annual Income Up To Rs 5 Lakh, Announces Piyush Goyal

Outlook Web Bureau

The proposal will benefit 3 crore middle-class tax payers, Piyush Goyal said while unveiling the Budget proposals for 2019-20.


01 February, 2019

Interim Buget 2019: Govt Hikes Gratuity Limit To Rs 30 Lakh, Announces Mega Pension Scheme

Outlook Web Bureau

Presenting the interim budget for 2019-20, Finance Minister Piyush Goyal said the Mega Pension Yojana -- 'Pradhan Mantri Shram Yogi Mandhan (PMSYM)' -- will benefit 10 crore workers in the unorganised sector.


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01 February, 2019

Govt Announces Rs 6000 Direct Cash Transfer To Small Farmers Under PM Kisan Scheme In Budget 2019

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Around 12 crore farmers holding land up to 2 hectares will benefit from the scheme, announced Finance Minister Piyush Goyal in his Budget speech. The scheme will be implemented from this fiscal itself.


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Union Home Minister Amit Shah at the Hindustan Times Leadership Summit 2021, in New Delhi.

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People visit the deserted Chandrabhaga sea beach, amid Cyclone Jawad threat in Puri.

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Snow covered peaks of the Dhauladhar mountains range of the Himalayas after a fresh spell of snowfall, in Palampur.

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A railway worker repairs a foot-over bridge at Hatia railway station yard in Ranchi

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Odisha passenger trains parked at Hatia Railway station yard after Indian Railways cancelled trains as a precautionary measure in view of Cyclone Jawad, in Ranchi.

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