Articles about Union Budget 2017
19 May 2017
Safety cess- Indian Railways to hike fares again?
Attempting to remedy huge losses and plagued by numerous derailments in the past few months, the Centre is currently discussing introducing a safety cess, which could marginally hike rail fares.
03 Apr 2017
Political Funding: Could electoral bonds, corporate funding ensure transparency?
Union Budget 2017 made tall claims towards bringing in transparency in political funding in India. Months later, moving forward on the proposals on electoral bonds and corporate funding might have rendered the process more opaque than before.
17 Mar 2017
Long wait over for comprehensive health care guarantee
Decades in the making, the National Health Policy was finally launched in the Parliament, aiming to raise public expenditure in health sector.
12 Feb 2017
MPs seek probe into E Ahamed's death
Two MPs from Kerala and a Supreme Court lawyer have filed a petition with the NHRC seeking a probe into the circumstances surrounding the death of MP E Ahamed in parliament.
06 Feb 2017
Rahul Gandhi joins protest over Ahamed's death
Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi joined the protests in the Parliament complex over IUML MP E Ahamed's death.
04 Feb 2017
Janata Dal United seeks a probe into E Ahamed's death
Janata Dal United has come out in ardent support of the investigation of Former Union Minister E Ahamed's death.
01 Feb 2017
Highlights of Union Budget 2017
Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said growth will recover in 2017.
01 Feb 2017
Doubts over Budget after sitting MP E. Ahamed passes away
Doubts were raised over the Union Budget's presentation following the death of E Ahamed, a sitting MP and former union minister.
24 Jan 2017
What to look out for in the upcoming Budget 2017
The countdown to the Union Budget 2017 has begun.