Tag Archives: budget 2014

New Kisan TV for Farmers to be Launched Soon

The Union Finance Minister, Mr Arun Jaitley while presenting his maiden budget announced Kisan TV, dedicated to the interests of the agriculture and allied sector will be launched in the current financial year. This will disseminate real time information to the farmers regarding new farming techniques, water conservation, organic and farming etc, said the Finance Minister and said for this ...

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Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao for Girl Child Launched

The Indian government has introduced a new scheme called Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao, which will help in generating awareness and improving the efficiency of delivery of welfare services meant for women with an initial corpus of Rs 100 crore. The Union Finance Minister Mr Arun Jaitley announced in his maiden Budget Speech that government would focus on campaigns to sensitize ...

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E-Visa to be Introduced at 9 Airports Soon

The e-visa or Electronic Travel Authorisation (e-Visa) will be introduced in a phased manner at nine airports in India, said Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in his budget speech on Thursday. The necessary infrastructure would be put in place within the next six months. Mr Jaitley said that tourism is one of the largest job creators globally. The facility of e-Visa ...

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Website Ads Come Under Service Tax Net under Indian Budget 2014 – 15

Henceforth, all the websites with advertisements will be taxed under the service tax net. That means, sale of space or time for advertisements in broadcast media has been extended to cover such sales on other segments like online and mobile advertising. Announcing the tax proposals, the Finance Minister Mr Arun Jaitley said during his maiden budget speech that sale of ...

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1000 Crore for Rail Connectivity in North East Announced in Budget 2014-15

The Finance Minister Shri Arun Jaitley announced some major initiatives for North Eastern States and the States of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana while presenting the General Budget for 2014-15 in Lok Sabha today. In his maiden budget speech FM Shri Jaitley said, Rs. 100 crore is being provided for development of organic farming in North Eastern States in the current ...

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