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Jaquar Group boss optimistic Budget 2020 will increase consumer's purchasing power

Rajesh Mehra feels the revised personal income tax slabs will boost affordable housing segment.

What’s common between FM Nirmala Sitharaman and Tata Sons Chairman N Chandrasekaran?

The FM shared a glimpse of her interests during the Budget 2020 speech.

'Budget's 3-pronged approach aims at providing social security through pension, insurance penetration'

The MD & CEO of HDFC Life feels that Indians must remain focused on their savings and pension.

Vibha Padalkar, Neerja Birla rate the Budget

FM Nirmala Sitharaman's second Budget received a mixed response.

Budget done & dusted! These industry leaders bet their money on education, EVs

Some top bosses reveal where the action is headed in the next decade.

She’s a 'bond' girl! Alia Bhatt talks investments, living on a budget, and her fantasy of buying a private jet

The actress fulfilled her dream of buying a house in London in 2018.

Financial planning 101: It's stocks and MFs for shuttler Chirag Shetty

When it comes to money matters, the 22-year-old turns to his hotelier dad.

Humour: $5-trillion Budget mantra reimagined with Ranveer's rap number, MSD's 'retirement' question

A day after the Budget, here's how celebs may have reacted.

Living on peanuts thanks to taxes? Here's a 'Mungphali' salad recipe for some post-Budget distraction

Foxed by all the tax announcements? Here's some food for thought in that case ...

From middle class woes to millennial jokes, Budget 2020 sparks a meme fest on Twitter

From middle class woes to millennial jokes, Budget 2020 sparks a meme fest on Twitter

Kudos to the Budget for giving us hilarious memes.

Fit India First: Healthcare honchos laud Sitharaman's Budget, allocation of Rs 69,000 cr towards sector

Fit India First: Healthcare honchos laud Sitharaman's Budget, allocation of Rs 69,000 cr towards sector

The Jaslok Hospital and Research Centre CFO noted that this Budget focused more on healthcare than previous one.

FM Sitharaman wants to eradicate TB by 2025: Know causes, symptoms & treatment of the disease

FM Sitharaman wants to eradicate TB by 2025: Know causes, symptoms & treatment of the disease

Tuberculosis is among one of the biggest risks in India, and kills 1.5 mn people every year.

Edupreneurs hail Budget 2020; call 'Study In India', online courses the way forward

Edupreneurs hail Budget 2020; call 'Study In India', online courses the way forward

The industry has appreciated the Rs 99,300 cr allocation.

FM announces taskforce for recommending marriageable age for women; Debjani Ghosh lauds move

FM announces taskforce for recommending marriageable age for women; Debjani Ghosh lauds move

The FM also said that Rs 35,600 crore has been allocated for nutrition related programme in FY21.

Budget 2020: Nirmala quotes Thiruvalluvar to drive home Ayush Bharat, wealth-creation

Budget 2020: Nirmala quotes Thiruvalluvar to drive home Ayush Bharat, wealth-creation

The FM quoted poets and authors, from Kashmir to Kanyakumari.

Nirmala Sitharaman and the Budget: A lady’s day out

Nirmala Sitharaman and the Budget: A lady’s day out

Will she be able to drive the stress and blues away? Saturday will tell…

Budget wishlist: 'Extended maternity benefit, easy loan schemes to shepreneurs'

Budget wishlist: 'Extended maternity benefit, easy loan schemes to shepreneurs'

Measures to ensure the safety of women should be introduced.

Budget wishlist: 'Safe streets and spaces for women can ensure workforce gender parity'

Budget wishlist: 'Safe streets and spaces for women can ensure workforce gender parity'

Savitha Kuttan is optimistic that welfare schemes can bring about gender parity.

Budget: Crediwatch CEO wants focus on digitisation, data centres & uniform stamp duty for e-docs

Budget: Crediwatch CEO wants focus on digitisation, data centres & uniform stamp duty for e-docs

Meghna Suryakumar is confident that focus on MSMEs will fuel the economy.

Budget 2020 wishlist: 'Treat cruising industry like IT; set up PPPs to boost growth'

Budget 2020 wishlist: 'Treat cruising industry like IT; set up PPPs to boost growth'

TIRUN's co-founder thinks the cruising industry has potential for tremendous growth.

Budget wishlist: Edu leaders bat for 1-yr compulsory internship; want experiential learning

Budget wishlist: Edu leaders bat for 1-yr compulsory internship; want experiential learning

Industry experts are also optimistic about a hike in funds for higher education.

Travel Inc's Budget wishlist: Boost homestays, better road connectivity, enable cruising sector

Travel Inc's Budget wishlist: Boost homestays, better road connectivity, enable cruising sector

Easy and accessible e-visa policies will attract more foreign tourists.

Kalkine boss wants FM to present a gender-sensitive Budget, focus on workplace safety and shepreneurs

Kalkine boss wants FM to present a gender-sensitive Budget, focus on workplace safety and shepreneurs

Kunal Sawhney wants the Govt to focus on creating employment opportunities by reducing barriers.

What women bosses want this Budget: Menstrual hygiene awareness, opportunities for shepreneurs, hassle-free tax compliance

What women bosses want this Budget: Menstrual hygiene awareness, opportunities for shepreneurs, hassle-free tax compliance

What women business leaders share this year's Budget wishlist.

Budget wishlist: Roshini S. Jaiswal wants policies that'll stimulate demand; seeks exemption for EVs

Budget wishlist: Roshini S. Jaiswal wants policies that'll stimulate demand; seeks exemption for EVs

Roshini Sanah Jaiswal, Promoter and Chief Restructuring Officer of Jagatjit Industries, wants confidence-boosting measures fr...

Women Inc's Budget wishlist: Tax relief for new businesses, facilitating startup economy

Women Inc's Budget wishlist: Tax relief for new businesses, facilitating startup economy

The shepreneurs hope to see reforms in education, startup and fintech industry.

More Beti Bachao funds, encourage girls to take up STEM studies, help create shepreneurs in tech

More Beti Bachao funds, encourage girls to take up STEM studies, help create shepreneurs in tech

Sukanyya Misra of Mastercard shares some pertinent suggestions to make the country's economy more inclusive.

Biocon boss wants a 'globally competitive' India; Kotak, Mariwala remain optimistic

Biocon boss wants a 'globally competitive' India; Kotak, Mariwala remain optimistic

India Inc bosses want India to attract global investors.

Budget should bring tax relief; GST reforms, more infra funds essential for growth: Swanubhuti Jain

Budget should bring tax relief; GST reforms, more infra funds essential for growth: Swanubhuti Jain

Swanubhuti Jain, COO of JIIF, shared her Budget wishlist for this year.

What I want from Budget 2020: Early and regular health screening for women

What I want from Budget 2020: Early and regular health screening for women

Suneeta Reddy of the Apollo Group feels that the Govt should close gender gaps in education.

Budget 2020: FM must form panel to encourage shepreneurs, consider promoting first aid for mental health

Budget 2020: FM must form panel to encourage shepreneurs, consider promoting first aid for mental health

Omnicuris boss Savitha Kuttan and Mpower's Neerja Birla are hopeful of a good year.

What I want from Budget 2020: Reduction in import duty on gold

What I want from Budget 2020: Reduction in import duty on gold

Melorra boss Saroja Yeramilli wants the FM to extend exemption from Capital Gain to the gems and jewellery sector.

Women Inc wants FM Sitharaman to increase Budget allocation for women, put 2019 reforms into action

Women Inc wants FM Sitharaman to increase Budget allocation for women, put 2019 reforms into action

Nahar Group's Manju Yagnik and Dr Aparajita Gogoi of C3 shared their Budget expectations for this year.

What I want from Budget: A robust, primary healthcare system; at-home care integrated with Ayushman Bharat

What I want from Budget: A robust, primary healthcare system; at-home care integrated with Ayushman Bharat

India currently ranks 184th out of 191 countries in terms of GDP spending on health.

India needs to make mental health services a part of its healthcare system: Dr Prakriti Poddar

India needs to make mental health services a part of its healthcare system: Dr Prakriti Poddar

Budget wishlist: Mental health expert Dr Prakriti Poddar wants the Govt to walk the talk on mental health.

What I want from Budget 2020: A Swachh Bharat-type campaign for mental health awareness

What I want from Budget 2020: A Swachh Bharat-type campaign for mental health awareness

There is a shortfall of 21,000 psychiatrists in India.

Kunal Bahl wants FM Sitharaman to give tax benefits to ESOPs, says it will be a game-changer

Kunal Bahl wants FM Sitharaman to give tax benefits to ESOPs, says it will be a game-changer

Snapdeal CEO's two ideas will make startup and angel ecosystem healthy.

Mahindra optimistic about 2020, wants FM to present a blockbuster Budget with dramatic moves

Mahindra optimistic about 2020, wants FM to present a blockbuster Budget with dramatic moves

The Mahindra Group Chairman hopes to get 'our competitive juices flowing' for this year's Budget.

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