Union Budget 2019: Have a look at the key takeaways of the New India Budget 2019. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman presented the Union Budget 2019 in the Lok Sabha on July 5, 2019. The Budget provides impetus to PM Narendra Modi’s dream to make India a USD 5 trillion economy by 2020. Termed as “Green Budget” by PM Modi, the annual document announces no change in Income Tax slabs and announces increase in custom duty on Gold and other precious metals from 10 percent to 12.5 percent. It eases tax complaince and offers taxation relief for individuals buying affordable houses and electric-vehicles. The Budget prioritises transformation of ‘Gaon’, ‘Garib’ and ‘Kisan’.
Union Budget 2019: Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman presented the first Union Budget of Modi Government 2.0. There are a lot of expectations from the Union Budget 2019, especially after the release of Economic Survey 2019, which is a vision document to help India grow into a 5 trillion economy by 2024-25. The budget for new India proposes launch of new yojanas, educational programmes, research foundation and revamping of key tourist sites, railway stations.
While presenting Budget 2019-2020 India’s first full time finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman said that price of fuel would rise. As a result, there are some items that will become costlier or cheaper. This will impact every household once budget will come into effect.
World Cup 2019 Semi Final Teams: India became the second team to qualify for the World Cup semi-finals on July 2, 2019 after it beat Bangladesh by 28 runs in its penultimate group stage match. England became the third team to qualify for the world cup semi-finals, after its thumping 119-run victory over New Zealand on July 3. New Zealand, which was previously one of the unbeaten teams in World Cup 2019 along with India, was seen struggling in its last three matches against Pakistan, Australia and England. Australia was the first team to qualify for the world cup semi-finals.
Pakistan vs Bangladesh cricket match, World Cup 2019: The Pakistan vs Bangladesh cricket match has begun at Lord’s, London. The Pakistan cricket team is set for an impossible task today. The Sarfaraz Ahmed-led Pakistan will have to defeat Bangladesh by an impossibly huge margin to overtake New Zealand in net run rate and become the fourth semi-finalist.