Announcing several new schemes and upgrading pre-existing schemes to promote farming in the state, Tamil Nadu Agricultural Minister M. R. K. Panneerselvam tabled Tamil Nadu Agriculture Budget 2022-23 on Tuesday. Tabling the budget, the Minister said that the Tamil Nadu government has given Rs 1,695 crore as insurance premium subsidy. So far Rs 783 crore has been given as compensation… Continue reading "Key highlights from TN Agriculture budget 2023"
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In the 2023-24 budget, Tamil Nadu has announced significant investments in education, health, and infrastructure besides fulfilling a key DMK poll promise: Rs 1,000 monthly cash assistance for eligible women homemakers. With an array of schemes to improve civil services coaching, cultural projects, and a significant focus on transport and road infrastructure, the budget gave a special focus on the… Continue reading "Highlights of 2023-24 Tamilnadu budget"
As state Finance Minister Palanivel Thiagarajan began presenting the budget in the Assembly, the AIADMK raised slogans against the government. They alleged that the government is filing false cases against the Opposition leaders. Meanwhile, Speaker M Appavu told the Opposition that it is not fair to protest when the budget is being read. The DMK government presented its full budget… Continue reading "AIADMK stages walkout during TN budget presentation"
Tamilnadu Chief Minister M K Stalin on Tuesday dubbed the Union Budget 2022 as one that has forgotten people’s welfare and slammed the Centre for its ‘big brother attitude’ by ignoring the demand of state governments to further extend the GST compensation regime. Stalin said there is no change in personal income tax slabs, no welfare schemes for farmers who… Continue reading "Welfare of people forgotten in budget: Stalin"
All eyes are on Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman who will present the Union Budget 2022 at 11 am. This is Sitharaman’s fourth budget presentation after her appointment in as Finance Minister in 2019. Budget 2022 will decide whether India will be able to keep up its growth momentum in 2022. The budget comes at a time when India’s economy is… Continue reading "Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to present Union Budget 2022 today at 11 am"
Opposition parties are likely to raise the Pegasus snooping allegations, farmers’ issues and the border row with China in the Budget session of Parliament which is starting from today. The session is being held in the midst of crucial assembly elections in five states, including Uttar Pradesh, where the BJP is locked in a bitter electoral contest with its rivals,… Continue reading "Opposition parties likely to raise Pegasus issue in Budget session"
What started as a debate on White Paper and the state Budget turned out into an exchange on election manifestos as both the DMK and AIADMK traded charges in the Assembly on Monday. Former revenue minister RB Udhayakumar commenced the Budget debate saying that in the name of White Paper the DMK government was shying away from its electoral promises… Continue reading "Heated discussion between DMK and AIADMK in Assembly"