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Kejriwal slams Modi govt's maiden budget

New Delhi, July 10 (IBNS): Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) supremo Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday slammed Narendra Modi government's maiden Union Budget calling it a directionless one with no steps taken to bring down inflation in the country.

Gadkari calls Union Budget "forward looking"

New Delhi, July 10 (IBNS): Transport and Rural Development Minister Nitin Gadkari welcomed the Union budget as "forward looking" and expressed his satisfaction in the allocation of funds to the Ministry of Road Transport, Highways & Shipping as well as the Ministry of Rural Development.

Explosion outside Pune police station injures 3

Pune, July 10 (IBNS): At least three people were injured in a minor explosion that occurred outside the Faraskhana Police Station in central Pune on Thursday.

UK India Business Council opens Business Centre in Bangalore

Bangalore July 10 (IBNS): UK India Business Council has opened its second business centre in Bangalore, within a year of the launch of its first centre in Gurgaon.

William J Burns meets Rajnath Singh

New Delhi, July 10 (IBNS): US Deputy Secretary of State William J Burns met Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh in New Delhi on Thursday.

Union Budget converts hope into trust: Modi

New Delhi, July 10 (IBNS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi termed the Union Budget 2014-15 presented in Parliament on Thursday as a Budget that converts hopes and aspirations of the people into trust.

Budget: Defence allocation raised to Rs 2,29,000 crore

New Delhi, July 10 (IBNS) Allocation for defence in this year’s General Budget has been raised to Rs 2,29,000 crore.

Budget: Higher budgetary allocations have been made for rural road and water sectors

New Delhi, July 10 (IBNS): The central government has reaffirmed its commitment to a better and more energetic Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana as it had a massive impact in improvement of access for Rural population. Initiated during the NDA-I under the stewardship of then Prime Minister Atal Behari Vajpayee, the scheme has been provided a sum of Rs. 14, 389 crore in the General Budget 2014-15.

Arun Jaitley presents budget aiming growth, reducing fiscal deficit

New Delhi, July 10 (IBNS) Aiming to take the growth of Indian economy to over 7 percent in next few years and reducing fiscal deficit, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presented the Budget for 2014-15, the maiden of the Narendra Modi government, with a big focus on the rural and agriculture sectors and announcing a clutch of infrastructure schemes and measures to woo foreign investors by welcoming FDI in defence and insurance sectors.

Budget: Govt attaches top priority for free drug and diagnosis services

New Delhi, July 10 (IBNS): The Central Government on Thursday decided to set up fifteen Model Rural Health Research Centres in the States for better health care facilities in rural India.

Sonia, Rahul criticise Union Budget

New Delhi July 10 (IBNS) Congress supremo Sonia Gandhi on Thursday said Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has just 'copied' the United Progressive Alliance (UPA)'s schemes and policies in his Union Budget.

Budget: Basic Custom Duties reduced on certain items

New Delhi, July 10 (IBNS) To boost domestic manufacture and to address the issue of inverted duties, the general budget 2014-15 has reduced basic customs duty (BCD) on certain items.

Budget: FM proposes Rs. 200 crore for power reforms

New Delhi, July 10 (IBNS) Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley proposes Rs. 200 crore for power reforms and Rs. 500 crore for water reforms to make Delhi a truly World Class City.

Pune: Explosion outside police station, 2 injured

Pune, July 10 (IBNS) At least two people were injured as a minor explosion occurred outside a police station in central Pune on Thursday, reports said.

Budget: Cigarettes, cold drinks become expensive

New Delhi, July 10 (IBNS): Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presented his maiden Union Budget in the Parliament on Thursday. The following items became cheaper and dearer in the budget: