BUSINESS/ECONOMY

Civil Aviation Ministry’s allocation dips to Rs 3,113.36 crore in Budget 2023-24

The Civil Aviation Ministry witnessed a significant decline in its allocation in Budget 2023-24 presented on Wednesday. The Budget allocated Rs 3,113.36 crore to...

Rs 28,138 crore allocated to meet requirements for OROP

The Union Budget 2023-24 on Wednesday allocated Rs 28,138 crore to meet the requirements on account of revision of armed forces pensioners/ family...

Govt’s key initiatives Jal Jeevan, Swachch Bharat Missions get major budget boost

Mindful of the 2024 Lok Sabha elections, the Union Budget on Wednesday enhanced allocation to the government's ambitious Jal Jeevan Mission by 27...

Healthcare industry gives ‘mixed response’, lauds proposal for new nursing colleges

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman while presenting the Union Budget 2023-24 in Parliament on Wednesday announced a major push for the healthcare sector....

FICCI suggests centre like Gujarat’s GIFT City in NE to attract foreign investment

The Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry's (FICCI) northeast chapter on Wednesday suggested a Gujarat's GIFT City-like industrial zone in the...

‘Mitr Kaal’ Budget has no vision: Rahul Gandhi

Asserting that the Union Budget 2023-24 presented in Parliament on Wednesday by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has no vision, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi...

In last budget before Lok Sabha polls, Modi govt unveils tax relief, funds for defence

With Lok Sabha polls just a year away, the Narendra Modi-led government on Wednesday unveiled its last full union budget for 2023-24, which came...

Union Budget gives major emphasis on increasing Ayush services, scientific research

The integration of the Ayush system in the National Health ecosystem has got a major boost in the Budget 2023-24 presented by Finance...