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No big bang, but budget goes for growth, investment

NEW DELHI - Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday announced a budget that put boosting growth before painful reforms, slowing the pace of fiscal deficit cuts and seeking to put domestic and foreign capital to work.

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Budget woos foreign investors with tax incentives

MUMBAI - India, keen to rekindle economic growth, wooed foreign investors on Saturday with a budget that delayed controversial rules to target tax avoidance and maintained lower taxes on income from debt investments.

28 Feb 2015

India vows tough punishments to bring home 'black money'

NEW DELHI - India said it plans tougher punishments including jail terms of up to 10 years for those who hide undeclared cash outside the country and for the banks and advisers who help them, as it tries to bring back illicit billions stashed abroad.

Economy 28 Feb 2015

India keeps tight rein on public health spending in 2015-16 budget

NEW DELHI - The Indian government on Saturday kept its healthcare budget for 2015-16 on a tight leash and asked states to contribute more funds for running the country's flagship health programmes.

28 Feb 2015

IOC to raise diesel, petrol prices from Sunday

- Indian Oil Corp said it would raise the retail price of petrol by 5.5 percent and that of diesel by 6.6 percent from Sunday, as global prices of the two fuels have risen since the last revision.

28 Feb 2015

Gold prices to rise after budget keeps import duty high

MUMBAI - Gold premiums in top consumer India could jump to as much as $5 an ounce over world prices next week, from being almost at par, after Finance Minister Arun Jaitley surprised jewellers by maintaining import duty at a record level in Saturday's budget.

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FMC-SEBI Merger

FMC-SEBI Merger

Regulatory shakeup could revive commodities markets   Full Article 

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Market Eye

Sensex, Nifty end higher after bumpy budget-day trading  Full Article 

Tax Incentives

Tax Incentives

Budget woos foreign investors  Full Article 

Excise Duty

Excise Duty

Cigarette makers fall after budget hikes excise duty  Full Article 

Welcoming the Budget

Welcoming the Budget

India Inc cheers corporate tax cut, simpler rules  Full Article 

Gold Price

Gold Price

Gold prices to rise after budget keeps import duty high  Full Article 

Fuel Prices

Fuel Prices

IOC to raise diesel, petrol prices from Sunday  Full Article 

Moody's on Budget

Moody's on Budget

Budget "credit neutral" from a ratings perspective - Moody's   Full Article 

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