Union budget 2014

The spectacular victory for BJP in Lok Sabha elections came with the promise of achhe din (good days). Admittedly, finance minister Arun Jaitley had a difficult job in presenting his first Union budget within about six weeks after assuming office. Photo: Pradeep Gaur/Mint<br />

The budget’s fine print in numbers

4 min read . 29 Jul 2014
A file photo of the Parliament. Photo: HT<br />

Lok Sabha approves Union Budget 2014

1 min read . 18 Jul 2014
Finance minister Arun Jaitley. Photo: Pradeep Gaur/Mint<br />

Budget and the twin deficits

4 min read . 17 Jul 2014
Finance minister Arun Jaitley. In a study conducted by Nielsen Online, besides FDI, conversation hinged on topics such as tax exemptions, start-ups and the AIIMS. Photo: AFP<br />

The budget buzz

1 min read . 16 Jul 2014