Business Today
UNION BUDGET 2011-2012
Indian industry hopes that FM Pranab Mukherjee would offer a host of sops for nontax payers and the salaried class in the upcoming budget of 2011-12.
  • Realty sector seeks reforms
  • MF industry looks for lower taxes
Bihar Finance Minister Sushil Kumar Modi admires Pranabda but cannot help criticising some of his budget proposals.
  • No cheers for salaried class in heartless Budget: Jaitley
  • PM congratulates Pranab for Budget
It is widely expected that the Budget 2011-12 will raise the income tax exemption limit to Rs 1.80 lakh from the current Rs 1.60 lakh per annum.
  • Economic Survey: Kaushik Basu's Cover Job
  • 'Banerjee did a commendable job'
The Budget often changes the investing arena and offers an opportunity to review your portfolio. A few experts tell Rahul Oberoi their recommendations.
  • Big town blues
  • Global retailers could do dollops of good
Pranab Mukherjee's third budget for UPA-II was workmanlike and plodding, with only an occasional spring in its step.
  • Budget 2011: Don't pop the champagne open just yet
  • 'Budget marked by sops not substance'