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  • India’s Growth Story | Union Budget could be a booster shot for economy Oct 18, 2021 11:19 AM IST

    India’s Growth Story | Union Budget could be a booster shot for economy

    From IMF to Moody’s, the phraseology is bullish about India. The condition is perfect for the Budget to help regain the status of the fastest growing economy on a sustained basis 

  • Ideas for profit | Will road construction sector be able to repeat its performance of FY21? Apr 20, 2021 07:16 PM IST

    Ideas for profit | Will road construction sector be able to repeat its performance of FY21?

    FY21 had witnessed a record highway construction and awarding activity with roads sector stocks rising in the range of 80- 180 percent. The performance was better than the benchmark indices such as the Nifty and the Sensex which rose by about 75 percent. Increased allocation in the Union Budget towards road construction also led to robust outlook for the sector resulting in outperformance by road sector companies. Watch the video to know which stocks to pick up in FY22?

  • Exclusive | Centre may unveil vehicle scrappage policy next week Mar 16, 2021 07:27 AM IST

    Exclusive | Centre may unveil vehicle scrappage policy next week

    Under the new scrappage policy, each state will have a model vehicle fitness centre.

  • Brokerages bet on these 20 mid and smallcaps to ride the expected recovery Feb 17, 2021 10:18 AM IST

    Brokerages bet on these 20 mid and smallcaps to ride the expected recovery

    Over the last 12 months, midcaps are up 16 percent compared to a rise of 14 percent for the Nifty. Although they have underperformed benchmark over the last five years.

  • Exclusive | Railways to introduce BOT model in dedicated freight corridors Feb 15, 2021 03:30 PM IST

    Exclusive | Railways to introduce BOT model in dedicated freight corridors

    This will be for the first time that the build-operate-transfer (BOT) model will be introduced in a railway infrastructure project

  • National Hydrogen Mission: All you need to know about India's plans and potential Feb 10, 2021 06:05 PM IST

    National Hydrogen Mission: All you need to know about India's plans and potential

    The government will focus on R&D and demand creation and find ways to use it in industry, create an eco-system including policies and bring industry on board along with international partnerships

  • Union Budget focuses on spending to boost economic growth, strengthen health sector: Ravi Shankar Prasad Feb 07, 2021 08:33 AM IST

    Union Budget focuses on spending to boost economic growth, strengthen health sector: Ravi Shankar Prasad

    Stating that the budget was historic as it was presented in the backdrop of the COVID-19 challenges, he said Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman emphasised on the health sector and increased its allocation by 137 per cent.

  • IMF welcomes India's focus on growth in Union Budget Feb 05, 2021 08:38 AM IST

    IMF welcomes India's focus on growth in Union Budget

    Gerry Rice, Director of Communications at the International Monetary Fund (IMF), at a press conference here said the Union Budget rightly focuses on health, education, public infrastructure and, if fully implemented, can help increase India's growth potential.

  • Budget 2021 | Tax compliance framework to help stabilise economy Feb 01, 2021 09:24 PM IST

    Budget 2021 | Tax compliance framework to help stabilise economy

    Despite tight fiscal situation, Nirmala Sitharaman has been considerate enough not to come out with new measures to compensate the treasury through significant additional levies.

  • Budget 2021: What aam aadmi, industry and market seek from FM Nirmala Sitharaman Feb 01, 2021 08:30 AM IST

    Budget 2021: What aam aadmi, industry and market seek from FM Nirmala Sitharaman

    Budget 2021-22: The aam aadmi, industry and market's expectations assume greater significance this time due to the coronavirus pandemic’s impact on income levels, businesses and the economy.

  • Budget 2021 digital bahi khata: Will FM Nirmala Sitharaman continue the practice? Feb 01, 2021 07:20 AM IST

    Budget 2021 digital bahi khata: Will FM Nirmala Sitharaman continue the practice?

    Budget 2021: In 2019, FM Nirmala Sitharaman broke an age-old tradition of carrying a briefcase for the Union Budget presentation and instead carried a ‘bahi khata’. Will the tradition continue? Or, will the finance minister come up with yet another medium to carry the documents?

  • Budget 2021: The biggest income tax changes made by Modi government in past Budgets Feb 01, 2021 07:08 AM IST

    Budget 2021: The biggest income tax changes made by Modi government in past Budgets

    Budget 2021-22: Here are the most significant income tax changes made in Union Budgets presented by the Narendra Modi government.

  • Where to watch FM Nirmala Sitharaman's Budget 2021 speech live Feb 01, 2021 07:02 AM IST

    Where to watch FM Nirmala Sitharaman's Budget 2021 speech live

    The Budget for the next fiscal year will be announced by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today

  • Union Budget 2021 Highlights | All the action from FM Sitharaman’s budget– as it happened Feb 01, 2021 04:50 AM IST

    Union Budget 2021 Highlights | All the action from FM Sitharaman’s budget– as it happened

    Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on February 1 presented the Union Budget 2021 and revised the expenditure target for FY 2021 at Rs 34.50 lakh crore. She allocated Rs Rs 2,23,846 crore for health, Rs 1.18 lakh crore for road infra, Rs 1,10,055 crore for Railways, Outlay over Rs 3 lakh crore for power and set the divestment target for FY22 at Rs 1.75 lakh crore, among other things. This blog is now closed.

  • MC ExpertEye | What is that one big Budget announcement that startup founders are waiting for? Jan 30, 2021 06:04 PM IST

    MC ExpertEye | What is that one big Budget announcement that startup founders are waiting for?

    The coronavirus outbreak has ravaged businesses. While some have begun to emerge from the blow, many are still struggling. Can the Budget help? Read on

  • V-shaped recovery, public spending and more: Snapshots of Economic Survey 2021 Jan 30, 2021 01:34 PM IST

    V-shaped recovery, public spending and more: Snapshots of Economic Survey 2021

    The Economic Survey 2020-21, authored by a team led by CEA Krishnamurthy Subramanian, was released on January 29. The document details the state of the economy and reforms that should be undertaken to accelerate growth. Here are some snapshots

  • Economic Survey 2021 says ‘overregulation’ leads to opaque decision making, pitches for simple regulations Jan 29, 2021 03:44 PM IST

    Economic Survey 2021 says ‘overregulation’ leads to opaque decision making, pitches for simple regulations

    The Economic Survey 2021 argues that the problem of 'overregulation' and 'opacity in Indian administrative processes' flows from the emphasis on having complete regulations that account for every possible outcome.

  • Gender Budgeting: A critical tool for women’s empowerment Jan 29, 2021 12:58 PM IST

    Gender Budgeting: A critical tool for women’s empowerment

    The barriers to women’s equal participation in the economy and in public life need to be considered in policymaking and budgeting priorities

  • Appeal all MPs to make Budget Session productive: PM Narendra Modi Jan 29, 2021 11:08 AM IST

    Appeal all MPs to make Budget Session productive: PM Narendra Modi

    Most Opposition parties have said they will boycott the president’s Address over the contentious agricultural reform laws that farmers across multiple states are protesting against.

  • Budget Expectations and Economic Survey 2021 Highlights | Budget on Feb 1, general discussion on Budget 2021 scheduled on February 8 Jan 29, 2021 07:55 AM IST

    Budget Expectations and Economic Survey 2021 Highlights | Budget on Feb 1, general discussion on Budget 2021 scheduled on February 8

    Budget 2021 Highlights: Economic Survey 2021 has forecast India's economy to contract 7.7 percent in 2020-21

  • Budget 2021: Life insurers seek separate tax carve-out for products to boost penetration Jan 26, 2021 10:56 AM IST

    Budget 2021: Life insurers seek separate tax carve-out for products to boost penetration

    The industry feels this will allow policyholders to diversify their investments into various life insurance products to meet their financial goals while availing of tax benefits. Currently, life insurance premium is eligible for tax exemption under Section 80C, which has a limit of Rs 1.5 lakh annually, but also clubs other investment options such as PPF, EPF, and NSC, among others.

  • Budget 2021: Will railway Budget focus on bullet train network? Jan 24, 2021 01:15 PM IST

    Budget 2021: Will railway Budget focus on bullet train network?

    The draft National Rail Plan 2024, released by the Railway Ministry, has proposed an 8,000-kilometre high speed rail network by 2051.

  • What’s the auto industry expecting from the Union Budget 2021 Jan 12, 2021 09:32 AM IST

    What’s the auto industry expecting from the Union Budget 2021

    Though the industry had not been given direct incentives in the last couple of Budgets, the government has provided indirect support by way of the Make in India initiative and focus on rural economy and infrastructure

  • Budget 2021 | Four points to reset India’s school education Jan 08, 2021 11:50 AM IST

    Budget 2021 | Four points to reset India’s school education

    We risk losing hard-won gains in school education and ending up with a lost generation of children if education financing is not prioritised in the upcoming Budget

  • Budget 2021 | Unshackle the gold held by India’s households Jan 06, 2021 04:45 PM IST

    Budget 2021 | Unshackle the gold held by India’s households

    With the Finance Minister set to present the Budget in a few weeks, it is important for the government to announce measures that will unshackle the large capital held with households in the form of gold

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