FM

Loot was 2G, CWG and coal allocation, not demonetisation: Jaitley hits back at Manmohan

Defending the government's decision to demonetise high value currency last year, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday said that demonetisation cannot be a one-stop solution to cleanse all corru

Nov 07, 2017, 16:06 PM IST
FM Arun Jaitley to present Budget 2016 on February 29

FM Arun Jaitley to present Budget 2016 on February 29

FM Arun Jaitley to present Budget 2016 on February 29.

Jan 14, 2016, 16:22 PM IST
GST regime to have 8 forms for filing tax returns

GST regime to have 8 forms for filing tax returns

The Joint Committee on Business Process for GST in relation to GST Return has suggested filing of a periodic e-return for Central GST, State GST and Integrated GST.

Oct 22, 2015, 15:09 PM IST
GST to be on 'top priority', says Arun Jaitley

GST to be on 'top priority', says Arun Jaitley

"Our roadmap for the coming months (is that) GST will be a top priority. My bankruptcy code is almost ready, hopefully I'll take it to Parliament in the winter session," he said.

Oct 06, 2015, 12:49 PM IST
Govt to soon make PAN must for cash spending beyond a limit

Govt to soon make PAN must for cash spending beyond a limit

To check generation of domestic black money, the government will soon make it mandatory to furnish PAN card details for cash transactions beyond a certain threshold, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Sunday.

Oct 04, 2015, 13:35 PM IST

Ahead of RBI meet govt pitches for invst-driven demand revival

As pressure mounts on RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan to cut rates on Tuesday to lower cost of capital, the government today said an "investment-driven" demand revival is required to push growth and affirmed its commitment to meet the fiscal deficit targets.

Sep 28, 2015, 22:30 PM IST
Confident of maintaining fiscal deficit at 3.9%: FM Jaitley

Confident of maintaining fiscal deficit at 3.9%: FM Jaitley

Pitching for steps to strengthen 'real economy' of India, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday said he is confident of maintaining fiscal deficit at 3.9 per cent in the current financial year.

Sep 28, 2015, 19:33 PM IST
FM Jaitley for independence to PSBs from political decision-making

FM Jaitley for independence to PSBs from political decision-making

Pitching for public sector banks being given independence from political decision-making, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday said efforts are on to professionalise all personnel-related issues at these banks.

Sep 28, 2015, 19:25 PM IST
Arun Jaitley makes a pitch for voice reforms in World Bank

Arun Jaitley makes a pitch for voice reforms in World Bank

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has underlined the need for voice reforms in the World Bank with a view to according greater say to emerging economies in the activities of the multilateral lending agency.

Sep 25, 2015, 13:32 PM IST

Arun Jaitley launches AIR's Vividh Bharti channel on FM mode

Information and Broadcasting Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday launched the Vividh Bharati channel of the All India Radio (AIR) on the FM mode.

Apr 14, 2015, 13:31 PM IST

Chinese FM quits Iran talks, team stays behind

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi left talks in Switzerland to seal an outline nuclear deal with Iran but his negotiating team remained behind, a Western diplomat said.

Apr 01, 2015, 02:05 AM IST

Iran deal `can be done`, must put `bomb beyond reach`: British FM

British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond said late Sunday he believed a nuclear deal with Iran could be reached, but insisted it must put a nuclear bomb "beyond reach."

Mar 30, 2015, 01:03 AM IST

PM Modi's first radio address may dominate broadcasting space- Part II

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's first radio address, to be carried on October 3 on All India Radio, may dominate the entire broadcasting space as audio and visuals could be provided to all FM and co

Oct 03, 2014, 13:48 PM IST

PM Modi's first radio address may dominate broadcasting space

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's first radio address, to be carried on October 3 on All India Radio, may dominate the entire broadcasting space as audio and visuals could be provided to all FM and co

Oct 03, 2014, 12:17 PM IST