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Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram presented the Budget on February 28.

Will the Budget he presented be able to stem inflation and take the country back to growth path?

What are new measures he has introduced?

How does this Budget impact you?

To help you understand the ramifications of the Budget, brings you LIVE chats with slew of experts.

Do join in.

Friday, March 1

Noon: M R Venkatesh, expert on business concerns relating to economic policies, international trade and business strategies. Click here to join the chat.

1 pm: Ajit Ranade, president and chief economist, Aditya Birla Group. Click here to join the chat.

2 pm: D Murali, former deputy editor, The Hindu Business Line. Click here to join the chat.

3 pm: Harsh Roongta, CA and personal finance expert; CEO, Apnapaisa. Click here to join the chat.

4 pm: Shankkar Aiyar, journalist and expert on the Indian economy. Click here to join the chat.

Monday, March 4

Noon: Sanjay Tripathy, EVP, head marketing, product and direct channels, HDFC Life

2.30 pm: Dr Siddhartha Roy, economic advisor to the Tata Group

4 pm: Chanchal Pal, tax expert

Tuesday, March 5

Noon: Ganesh Natarajan, chairman, Nasscom and Global CEO, Zensar Technologies

4 pm: Feroze Azeez, director, investment products (private wealth management), Anand Rathi Financial Services Ltd

Friday, March 8

4 pm: Deepika Mathur, senior manager, Deloitte Haskins & Sells

Tuesday, March 12

4 pm: A N Shanbag, tax expert and personal finance advisor

Wednesday, March 13

4 pm: Gaurav Mashruwala, personal finance advisor

Thursday, March 14

4 pm -- A N Shanbag, tax expert and personal finance advisor

(The date and time of the chat may change due to circumstances beyond our control.)