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Delhi government to bring 'outcome-oriented' budget for 2017-18

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2017 10:45:05 PM IST

The Delhi Budget 2017-18 will be outcome-oriented and "constitute a contract between the government and the people of the national capital", Deputy Chief Minister Manish Siodia said on Wednesday.

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Meghalaya to merge plan, non-plan expenditure in budget

Shillong |Wednesday, 2017 11:15:04 AM IST

The Meghalaya government has decided to do away with the distinction between Plan and Non-Plan expenditures in its budget for the fiscal 2017-18, Chief Minister Mukul Sangma said on Wednesday.

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Himachal assembly session begins; Budget presentation on March 10

Shimla |Wednesday, 2017 6:15:24 PM IST

The Budget session of the Himachal Pradesh assembly began here on Wednesday with Governor Acharya Devvrat delivering his customary speech to praise the Congress government for its work in the educatio

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Trump says 'revved up economy' will pay for budget proposals -Fox

WASHINGTON | Tuesday, Feb 28 2017 IST

President Donald Trump said he believes the extra 54 billion dollars he has proposed spending on the US military will be offset by a stronger economy as well as cuts in other areas. "I think the money

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Bihar Budget of Rs 160085.69 Crores presented in Assy with no new tax proposal

Patna | Monday, Feb 27 2017 IST

A Rs 14555.59 Crores Surplus budget was today presented in the Bihar Assembly, with no proposal of either new tax or revision in existing tax structure. Finance Minister Abdul Bari Siddiqui, whil

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Bangladesh eyes record $51 bn budget for 2017-18

Dhaka |Monday, 2017 8:45:04 AM IST

Bangladeshi Finance Minister A.M.A. Muhith has said the government will request a record $51 billion national budget for the 2017-18 fiscal year beginning in July, a media report said on Monday.

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Bihar budget lacks vision for development : BJP

Patna | Monday, Feb 27 2017 IST

Bihar BJP today termed the state budget for 2017-18 'visionless' saying that the budget was heavily dependent on the state`s share in central taxes and other grants amounting to more than Rs. 1 lak

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Odisha FM presents Rs.1,06,911 crore budget for 2017-18,announces several new schemes

Bhubaneswar | Monday, Feb 27 2017 IST

Odisha Finance Minister Pradip Kumar Amat today presented Rs.1,06,911 crore budget for the 2017-2018 for the state and announced a series of new schemes for development of various sectors an

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Naveen describes 2017-18 Odisha budget as "pro poor and welfare oriented"

Bhuabneswar | Monday, Feb 27 2017 IST

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today described the 2017-18 annual budget presented in the State Assembly by Finance Minister P K Amat as a pro-poor, pro-farmer welfare oriented budget, wh

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Trump budget plan boosts Pentagon, trims State Dept, EPA -officials

WASHINGTON | Monday, Feb 27 2017 IST

- The White House on Monday will send federal departments a budget proposal containing the defense spending increase President Donald Trump promised, financed partly by cuts to the U.S. State Departme

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Post Budget reaction from technology, education, retail, BFSI and others

New Delhi [India] | February 27, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST

New Delhi [India], Feb 27 (ANI-NewsVoir): Union Budget 2017-18 is a big relief for the common masses from reduction in personal income tax to sops for affordable housing - the Finance Minister has ann

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Trump budget plan will not cut Social Security, Medicare -Mnuchin

WASHINGTON | Sunday, Feb 26 2017 IST

President Donald Trump's first budget proposal will not seek cuts in Social Security, Medicare and other entitlement federal benefits programs, U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said in an interv

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