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Big bang in Jaitley’s play-safe budget is noise from the past  

Beyond the rhetoric - which sounded similar to that which had marked several budgets in the past decade - the budget left the markets, several economics pundits and many a common man cold. ...  MORE»

S N Sahai appointed interim chief Secy of Delhi  

Senior IAS officer S N Sahai was appointed as "interim" chief secretary of the Delhi government till a regular appointment is made. ...  MORE»

JPUF convenes 2-hour Jammu bandh today against BJP-PDP  

The Jammu Pradesh United Front (JPUF) has called for a two hours' token strike today in protest against the coming together of PDP and BJP. ...  MORE»

Maken to be Delhi Congress chief  

Congress general secretary Ajay Maken will be the chief of the party unit in Delhi where Congress suffered a wipe-out in assembly polls in the national capital. ...  MORE»

Mufti Sayeed-led govt to be sworn in J&K today  

The 49-day Governor's rule comes to end today in Jammu and Kashmir with the swearing-in of PDP leader Mufti Mohamemd Sayeed as Chief Minister in an alliance with BJP which will be part of a government for the f ...  MORE»

At party meet, Kejriwal wanted to quit as AAP Convener    

AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal had tendered his resignation as party's National Convener in the National Executive meeting held on Thursday, party sources said, a move which was vehemently opposed by members. ...  MORE»

Togadia asks Centre to declare swine flu as national emergency  

Viswa Hindu Parishad asked the Centre to declare swine flu as a national emergency and take steps on war footing. ...  MORE»

Faridabad to have tallest flagpole in the world     

The tallest flagpole in the world, 240 ft in height, will soon be hoisted in Faridabad with the national flag. ...  MORE»

Ousted from JD (U), Manjhi forms new party 'Hindustan Awaam Morcha'  

Ousted Janata Dal (United) leader and former Bihar chief minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Saturday floated a new party, the 'Hindustan Awaam Morcha'. ...  MORE»

Budget 2015: What does the middle class get?  

The middle class of the nation India does not get any direct benefits from the Budget 2015, which was presented by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday. ...  MORE»

Budget 2015: Now convert your gold into money  

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday proposed the introduction of a gold monetising scheme, which will allow depositors of gold to earn interest on their metal accounts. ...  MORE»

Budget 2015: Here is a list of the products that are cheaper or costlier  

Budget 2015: Here is a list of the products that are cheaper or costlier ...  MORE»

AAP government attacks union budget  

The AAP government in Delhi Saturday criticised the union budget for keeping stagnant the non-plan grant for the capital - an amount not hiked for 14 long years. ...  MORE»

Government pro-poor and pro-industry: Jaitley  

Emphasising the need for a balancing act between infrastructure and welfare spending, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said the BJP-led government is "pro-poor and pro-industry". ...  MORE»

How Finance Minister Arun Jaitley’s Budget affects the common man  

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley read out the Budget speech on Saturday. Unlike previous times, the budget missed certain populist announcements that make Budget interesting for the common man. ...  MORE»