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Amul applauds 'Revolutionaari' Nirmala Sitharaman and her maiden Budget

The butter brand shared a post on India's first woman full-time Finance Minister.

Budget talk: Abhinav Bindra reveals how his family managed expenses so he could focus on being a professional shooter

The Olympian says striking a balance between expenses and investments needs patience.

Sugary transaction: Sweeten Nirmala Sitharaman's maiden Budget with Pooja Dhingra's halwa recipe

If you are on a budget, there's an pocket-friendly option too to make 'halwa'.

Women Inc applaud 'pro-entrepreneurship' Budget, welcome emphasis on skilling

Portea Medical MD & CEO Meena Ganesh lamented the lack of healthcare initiatives.

Budget 2019: Kiran Mazumdar, Ola boss, Hema Malini praise FM's 'visionary' speech

Biocon MD Kiran Mazumdar Shaw was impressed with the 'holistic' speech.

Education industry lauds 'Study in India' move, calls Sitharaman's maiden Budget 'step in right direction'

Seth M.R. Jaipuria Schools boss expressed excitement about the National Research Foundation.

Nirmala Sitharaman's Budget speech coupled with poetry and divinity; Swami Vivekananda, Lord Basaveshwara find mention too

Lasting over 120 minutes, the Finance Minister had prose and poetry in motion.

From naari to narayani: Women get a big leg-up

Modi government had initiated various measures for women during its first five years, as had Jaitley in his budgets.

Budget debut: Nirmala Sitharaman bats for women-led initiatives, empowerment; wants AI, VR, big data-driven economy

Budget debut: Nirmala Sitharaman bats for women-led initiatives, empowerment; wants AI, VR, big data-driven economy

The Finance Minister quoted Swamiji in her maiden Budget speech.

From PwC to Parliament: It's showtime for FM Nirmala Sitharaman

From PwC to Parliament: It's showtime for FM Nirmala Sitharaman

The 59-year-old's political career began in 2008 when she joined the Bharatiya Janata Party.

What retail start-up bosses want this Budget: Revised GST on apparel, shopping refund to foreigners

What retail start-up bosses want this Budget: Revised GST on apparel, shopping refund to foreigners

These bosses are batting for GST changes that will benefit not just the industry players but also consumers.

Rewind The Budget Clock: From Nirmala Sitharaman To James Wilson

Rewind The Budget Clock: From Nirmala Sitharaman To James Wilson

India's first-ever Budget was presented before Independence by the man who went on to launch what is now known as the Standar...

Budget wishlist: Reduction in gold import duty, tax benefits for women on home loans

Budget wishlist: Reduction in gold import duty, tax benefits for women on home loans

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has a lot riding on her maiden Budget speech.

Budget wishlist: FM must focus on maternity & child care benefits, fund allocation to teachers

Budget wishlist: FM must focus on maternity & child care benefits, fund allocation to teachers

Industry leaders want an affordable education system.

Budget Wishlist 2019: MobiKwik boss banks on inclusive financial growth for all segments of society

Budget Wishlist 2019: MobiKwik boss banks on inclusive financial growth for all segments of society

Upasana Taku expects the Modi government to give a push to the digitalisation of financial services this year.

Budget wishlist: Funds for basic and applied research, capital for energy storage

Budget wishlist: Funds for basic and applied research, capital for energy storage

CEEW Centre for Energy Finance's Kanika Chawla feels that India's energy transition is well on its way.

Budget Wishlist 2019: These women bosses want concessions to create jobs, push for retail growth

Budget Wishlist 2019: These women bosses want concessions to create jobs, push for retail growth

Jaipur Jewels' Sarika Naheta hopes that the FM's Budget benefits the jewellery industry in the long run.

GP Hinduja says FM Sitharaman will motivate more women to become leaders

GP Hinduja says FM Sitharaman will motivate more women to become leaders

The Hinduja Group co-chairman said it's inspiring to see a woman FM in a male-dominated sector.

What bosses want from FM: Re-skilling women staff; better creche to help mums

What bosses want from FM: Re-skilling women staff; better creche to help mums

There's hope that Ms Sithraman will present women-friendly policies when she unveils the Budget on July 5 .

Women Inc Budget wishlist: Tax-free healthcare equipment, reforms to promote ease of doing business

Women Inc Budget wishlist: Tax-free healthcare equipment, reforms to promote ease of doing business

With expectations riding high, top bosses have their wishlists ready for Nirmala Sitharaman.

Budget: Neerja Birla, Prakriti Poddar's wishlist includes better infra, access to mental health experts

Budget: Neerja Birla, Prakriti Poddar's wishlist includes better infra, access to mental health experts

Industry captains share their hopes from the NDA 2.0's first Budget for the sector.

Tax sops for VCs, 10-yr tax holiday for start-ups on Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw's Budget wishlist

Tax sops for VCs, 10-yr tax holiday for start-ups on Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw's Budget wishlist

The Biocon MD tweeted that start-ups needed a tax holiday to boost funding.

Fashion bosses have a list for FM: More funds for textiles, reforms boosting women-led start-ups

Fashion bosses have a list for FM: More funds for textiles, reforms boosting women-led start-ups

Fashion entrepreneurs are hoping for a change in regulation regarding collateral-free credit for start-ups and clarity on ang...

Government at work to give women a bigger role

Government at work to give women a bigger role

Under consideration are tax incentives for companies that employ women above a threshold.

Budget may hike Ujjwala bar towards 100% household LPG coverage

Budget may hike Ujjwala bar towards 100% household LPG coverage

In addition, another 10-20 million new LPG connections would be given in the subsequent months to cover all poor households, ...

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