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  • Breaking Toons: Union Budget 2015 5 hours 26 minutes ago

    Cartoonist Neelabh takes on the first full-year Budget of the NDA government presented by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday in Parliament. ...
  • Watch: India Inc rates the Union Budget 2015 6 hours 5 minutes ago

    A panel of experts from top industries and corporate sector rate the first full-fledged budget of the Narendra Modi government which was presented by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in Parliament on Saturday. ...
  • Watch: Experts rate the Union Budget 2015 6 hours 40 minutes ago

    A panel of experts rate the first full-fledged budget of the Narendra Modi government which was presented by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in Parliament on Saturday. ...
  • This budget is more about employment and poverty, says Prakash Javadekar 8 hours 56 minutes ago

    In an interview to CNN-IBN, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar said that this budget is more about employment and poverty. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday present the Union Budget 2015 in Parliament. ...
  • Exclusive: NITI Aayog Vice-Chairman Arvind Panagariya explains the implementation of Union Budget 2015 9 hours 29 minutes ago

    In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN, NITI Aayog Vice-Chairman Arvind Panagariya talks about the implementation of the full-fledged budget of the Narendra Modi government. ...
  • FM Arun Jaitley explains the Union Budget 2015 9 hours 39 minutes ago

    Hours after Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presented the first full-fledged budget of the Narendra Modi government in Parliament, he explained his Union Budget to DD News. ...
  • Budget & You: How will this budget impact your life? 9 hours 49 minutes ago

    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday present the Modi government full budget in Parliament. CNN-IBN takes calls from across the country and answers their queries with a panel of experts. ...
  • Union Budget 2015: Shashi Tharoor calls it anti-poor, Smriti Irani says pro-people 10 hours 19 minutes ago

    Soon after Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presented the first full-fledged budget of the Narendra Modi government in Parliament, the Congress and the BJP reacted on the budget. Speaking to CNN-IBN, Congress leader Shashi Tharoor said that this budget is anti-poor, while BJP leader and Union Minister Smriti Irani said this...
  • Watch: Political battle over the Modi government's full-fledged budget 10 hours 47 minutes ago

    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presented the first full-fledged of the Narendra Modi government in Parliament on Saturday aimed at high growth, saying the pace of cutting the fiscal deficit would slow as he seeks to boost investment and ensure that ordinary people benefit. ...
  • Watch: How this budget has impacted you? 11 hours 13 minutes ago

    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday presented the first full-fledged Budget of the Narendra Modi government aimed at high growth, saying the pace of cutting the fiscal deficit would slow as he seeks to boost investment and ensure that ordinary people benefit. ...
  • The Budget touched upon a large number of challenging areas: CMD Biocon 12 hours 51 minutes ago

    "The Union Budget 2015 touched upon a large number of challenging areas. It also met a large number of expectations," said Kiran M Shaw, CMD Biocon. ...
  • Explainer: What the Budget means for you 13 hours 12 minutes ago

    There has been no change in individual tax rates or slabs while corporate tax rate will be cut from 30% to 25% over the next four years. While delivering his first full Budget speech in Parliament on Saturday, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said individual tax payer will benefit to the...
  • Union Budget 2015, Jaitley has taken good measures to revive economy, says Suresh Prabhu 13 hours 39 minutes ago

    "Arun Jaitley has taken good measures to revive economy in the Union Budget 2015," said Suresh Prabhu. This Budget will ensure that we will have 8 per cent growth. ...
  • This Budget was all about words, rhetoric: Congress 13 hours 48 minutes ago

    "This Budget was all about words, rhetoric," said Congress leader Shashi Tharoor. On the other hand, Smriti Irani said that the Budget was pro-people. "Budget is not just corporate-friendly. The opposition is doing nothing but spreading misinformation," she said. ...
  • Jaitley gets full marks for Union Budget 2015, says his family 14 hours 44 minutes ago

    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has been awarded full marks for Union Budget 2015 by his family. "Social security and Mudra Bank are the highlights for me," said Jaitley's niece. ...
  • Watch: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presents Union Budget 2015 15 hours 31 minutes ago

    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday announced a Budget aimed at high growth, saying the pace of cutting the fiscal deficit would slow as he seeks to boost investment and ensure that ordinary people benefit. Jaitley said it was time for a "quantum leap" on reforms and that incremental change...
  • Watch: The great Indian Budget story 18 hours 52 minutes ago

    All eyes are on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's first full Budget. Will Modi's 'Make In India' dream become a reality is the big question. People from different walks of life eagerly wait to see what the new Budget has in store for them. ...
  • The government must incentivise investments, say experts 19 hours 9 minutes ago

    "The government must incentivise investments and should focus on investments and jobs," says experts. The investments must flow into infrastructure, manufacturing and innovation. ...
  • The 2015 budget will be most important for NDA government: Experts Yesterday

    The maiden full year Union Budget of NDA government will be most important for the Modi government in many aspects. The experts feel the budget will be more pro-development. ...
  • India Inc, Stock Market have huge expectation from Budget Yesterday

    The Union Budget on Saturday will be looked upon by the India Inc as well as the stock market with high hopes. ...
  • The Modi Budget: What are the 10 things that Finance Minister must do? 3 days ago

    As the BJP-led ruling coalition at the Centre gets ready to present its first full-fledged Budget, CNN-IBN's Karma Paljor discusses 10 important things that Finance Minister Arun Jaitley must in its first full-fledged Budget with panel of experts. ...
  • Storm over land bill: Has Modi government's reforms agenda hit a roadblock? 4 days ago

    Amidst boycott by the Congress, the NDA government on Tuesday introduced the Land Acquisition Bill in the Lok Sabha. Not only the entire Opposition but also BJP's alles like the Shiv Sena and Swabhimani Paksha opposed the controversial Bill. ...
  • The Modi Budget: What are the 10 things that Finance Minister must do? 4 days ago

    As the BJP-led ruling coalition at the Centre gets ready to present its first full-fledged Budget, CNN-IBN's Karma Paljor discusses 10 important things that Finance Minister Arun Jaitley must in its first full-fledged Budget with panel of experts. ...
  • My criticism of Modi should not impact my academic integrity: Amartya Sen 6 days ago

    In an interview with CNN-IBN, Nobel Laureate Amartya Sen, a Modi critic, said that he had been denied a second term as the Vice Chancellor of Nalanda University. "As a citizen of India I have the right to vote for who I want and to criticise the government in power....
  • Amartya Sen feel government doesn't want him to continue as Chancellor of Nalanda University 1 week ago

    Nobel Laureate Amartya Sen decided not to continue as the Chancellor of Nalanda University as he feel that the government did not want him to stay. Sen said, "Strong rumours doing the round that Modi government did not want me to continue in Nalanda. I don't know if my criticism...
  • Has India taken the swine flu outbreak too lightly? February 19, 2015

    Swine flu scare became worse on Thursday with over 700 people having died and 11,071 cases getting reported so far in the country in 2015. ...
  • Bengaluru: CJ Priya Varadarajan fight for women's safety February 19, 2015

    With women's safety becoming an important issue, Bengaluru has taken a step to make the city safer for women. Priya Varadarajan turns Citizen Journalist tells about the government buses in the city which will be fitted with an innovative alarm system. ...
  • Swine flu: Despite government orders, patients still fail to get results on time February 19, 2015

    Despite Delhi government issuing strict orders to labs and hospitals to tackle swine flu outbreak, patients have still are not getting any results. ...
  • HDFC Chairman questions PM Modi, says its time to deliver February 19, 2015

    HDFC Chairman Deepak Parekh questioned Prime Minister Narendra Modi and said nothing has changed on ground in first nine months of his government. He said, "After nine months, there is a little bit of impatience creeping in as to why no changes are happening and why this is taking so...
  • Our government doesn't see India as a threat, says Sri Lankan Foreign Minister Samaraweera February 18, 2015

    In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN's Foreign Affairs Editor Anchal Vohra, Sri Lankan Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera said, "As far as our new administration is concerned, we do not see the world or India as a threat. We see India as the international community." ...