2007, Chandigarh, India
Updated at 3:00 am (IST)
Common Man New Delhi, February 28
Devoid of the zing of previous years, union finance minister P.Chidambaram treaded the conservative path by proposing a negligible relief of Rs 1,000 to taxpayers and Rs 2,000 to senior citizens, leaving corporate income tax
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Inflation stick: Sops to raise farm output New Delhi, February 28
In a move to give an impetus to the farm sector, experiencing sluggish growth and putting pressure on stable foods, finance minister P. Chidambaram today unveiled a slew of measures to increase productivity, which could control the inflationary trend in the economy.
blow for Sensex
faces a stiff farm test Chandigarh, February 28
Rain, they say, is a good omen, but
it also brings it with a plethora of problems. While the inclement
weather brought cheers to the Shiromani Akali Dal-Bharatiya Janata Party
(SAD-BJP) alliance yesterday, it has also set an immediate agenda for
Poll-bender: Harsimrat Kaur, daughter-in-law of Parkash Singh Badal, touches his feet on arrival at his residence in Chandigarh from Badal village on Wednesday.
— Tribune photo by Manoj Mahajan
CBI team leaves for Argentina Armed with fresh NBW for Quattrocchi’s extradition New Delhi, February 28
Amid mounting opposition pressure on the UPA government, a two-member CBI team armed with a fresh non-bailable arrest warrant against Bofors case key accused Ottavio Quattarocchi, today left for Argentina to take up his the case of his extradition with the authorities there.
Extradition ‘highly unlikely’
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