Gaganyaan, India, ISRO, Interim Budget, Piyush Goyal, Defence

Defence budget hiked to Rs. 3,05,296 crore

Rs. 3,05,296 crore have been provided for the  Defence Budget  in the Budget Estimates for 2019-20, compared to Rs. 2,82,733 crore provided in 2018-19 Budget Estimates. The figures were revised to Rs. 2,85,423 crore in the Revised Estimates of 2018-19. While presenting the Interim Budget 2019-20 in Parliament today the Union Minister for Finance, Corporate […]

North Eastern, Budget, 2019, funds, India, Piyush Goyal

More funds for North Eastern areas

While presenting the Interim Budget 2019-20 in Parliament today the Union Minister for Finance, Corporate Affairs, Railways & Coal, Piyush Goyal said that the allocation for the North Eastern Areas is being proposed to be increased by 21% to Rs 58,166 crore in 2019-20 Budget Estimates over 2018-19 BE. The people of North East have […]

North Eastern, Budget, 2019, funds, India, Piyush Goyal

Diwali joy for Coal India employees

Piyush Goyal, Union Minister of Coal & Railways, much to the joy of around 3 Lakh non-executive employees of Coal India Limited (CIL) and its subsidiaries, today, i.e. 13th October, 2017 announced that the one-time advance payable to each employee would now be Rs. 51,000 instead of Rs. 40,000, before Diwali by 17th October – […]