UP assembly budget session to end on July 27; Oppn boycotts Business Advisory Committee meet

Lucknow | Monday, Jul 24 2017 IST

Budget Session of the Uttar Pradesh Assembly has been re-scheduled to approve the budget and now it will end on July 27 after the passage of the appropriation bills. In the Business Advisory c

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UP Assy Budget Session cut short; passed grants of 69 heads at one go

Lucknow | Friday, Jul 21 2017 IST

Boycott by the entire Opposition in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly for the second day forced the Yogi Adityanath government to cut short the budget session till Monday with passing record budgetary grant

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Ist Supplementary Budget tabled in MP Assembly

Bhopal | Thursday, Jul 20 2017 IST

Madhya Pradesh Finance Minister Jayant Malaiya today tabled in the Assembly Rs 5,052.53 crore-First Supplementary Budget that has a lion's share allocation of Rs 12.73 cr for three-tier Panchayati Raj

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Intex launches budget smartphone 'Aqua Lions 3'

New Delhi |Thursday, 2017 5:45:05 PM IST

Domestic smartphone maker Intex Technologies on Thursday launched 'Aqua Lions 3' for Rs 6,499.

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UP Ass'ly: Oppn boycott budget proceedings over act of CM

Lucknow | Thursday, Jul 20 2017 IST

Uttar Pradesh Assembly today took up budgetary proposals for the grants of the departments amid boycott by the entire opposition. In the absence of the opposition and their cut-motion, the ho

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Oppn in UP Assy on war path after LoP not allowed to seek clarification on budget reply of CM

Lucknow | Wednesday, Jul 19 2017 IST

Entire opposition in the Uttar Pradesh assembly were irked with the Yogi Adityanath government as well as the speaker after leader of the opposition was not allowed to seek clarification from the C

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French military head quits over Macron budget cuts

Paris |Wednesday, 2017 3:45:05 PM IST

The head of the French armed forces, General Pierre de Villiers, tendered his resignation on Wednesday after a clash with President Emmanuel Macron over proposed cuts in military spending.

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France's armed forces chief resigns over Macron budget cuts

PARIS | Wednesday, Jul 19 2017 IST

France's head of the armed forces Pierre de Villiers has resigned, a statement from his office said, days after a public dispute with President Emmanuel Macron over proposed defence budget cuts. In th

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Japan to set aside $36 bln for education, growth steps in FY2018 budget

TOKYO | Tuesday, Jul 18 2017 IST

Japan will set aside roughly 4 trillion yen ($35.6 billion) in the next fiscal year's state budget for measures that focus on education as part of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's strategy to spur growth,

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US House Republicans unveil 2018 budget with tax reform instructions

By David Morgan WASHINGTON | Tuesday, Jul 18 2017 IST

Republicans in the US House of Representatives took a first step toward tax reform today, with the release of a fiscal 2018 budget plan that would allow a tax reform package to pass the US Congress wi

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Budget shopping a rewarding, memorable experience in HK (Travelogue) (With images)

Hong Kong |Wednesday, 2017 12:15:04 PM IST

It is easy to remember Hong Kong for its enormous variety of food and leisure, and the way these can be relished in quick time. But for me, Hong Kong is also about neatness, planning, seamless transpo

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