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A UP Voter’s Maths Class to Akhilesh Yadav 

New Delhi: Free sops offered by political parties in this election season is not going down well with many in the trading class in Uttar Pradesh. Common traders are breaking down the maths of freebies offered by the Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav and calling it out.   The Samajwadi Party (SP), one of the …

FM Sitharaman Goes For Digital Push In Budget, No Change In Tax Slabs, Skips Populism

NEW DELHI: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday sought to create 60 lakh jobs, intended to issue digital rupee using blockchain technology, rolling-out of 5G services, announced 400 new Vande Bharat trains, while also making a big push for digital education and universal access to health facilities in the Union Budget for 2022. Though there …