Black money: Kiran Bedi backs Modi govt's stand, says Jethmalani needs to be patient
Black money: Kiran Bedi backs Modi govt's stand, says Jethmalani needs to be patient

Former cop and social activist Kiran Bedi on Saturday backed the Narendra Modi government's stance on bringing back black money stashed abroad and asked naysayers like senior advocate Ram Jethmalani to be 'patient'.

Swiss agrees to share details of account holders: Arun Jaitley

Finance minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said that Switzerland has agreed to share details on account holders in timely manner.

Arun Jaitley making progress, may be out of AIIMS by weekend

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, who was admitted to AIIMS earlier this week for respiratory infection, is making satisfactory progress.

Arun Jaitley may be discharged from AIIMS on Wednesday

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, who was Sunday shifted to the AIIMS, is likely to be discharged Wednesday, said an official Monday.

7.5 cr people to be covered under Jan Dhan Yojana by Jan 25: Arun Jaitly

7.5 crore people would be covered by the Jan Dhan Yojana by January 25, 2015, the Finance Minister said.

Mitra slams Jaitley for questioning Mamata`s Singapore trip

Slamming Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley for questioning West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee`s official visit to Singapore, state finance minister Amit Mitra on Sunday said that the former was doing "politics" and criticised him for making comments without knowing the developmental process in the state.

Pakistan Super League may not be launched in Dec-Jan

The much-touted Pakistan Super League (PSL) might not be launched in December-January as envisaged by the Pakistan Cricket Board.

No contradiction in being pro-biz,pro-poor: Jaitley`s FB update

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday changed the cover photo on his Facebook profile and added a new slogan saying there is no contradiction between being "pro-business and pro-poor".

Serbia finance minister resigns over reform pace

Serbia`s finance minister has resigned, saying he disagreed with the Prime Minister over the pace of reform and the austerity measures needed to restart the Balkan country`s economy.

Union Budget: MGNREGS finally gets tweaked

Jaitley has set an ambitious target of overhauling the social welfare schemes.

Jaitley fulfills Modi’s wish for youth employment

Jaitely said, “India today needs a boost for job creation and the manufacturing sector needs a push in this regard.”

Union Budget: Infrastructure, Realty & Finance sectors emerge biggest winners

Zee Research Group (ZRG) has listed various companies which are the likely beneficiaries of the budgetary announcements.

National sports academy to encourage sports

To encourage sports in India, the government will set up a National Sports Academy, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said Thursday.

Union Budget 2014: Four new AIIMS to be established, says FM Arun Jaitley

The government will set up four new All India Institutes of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in the country, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said Thursday.

Roadmap for big ticket reforms expected to be announced in the Union Budget

In the forthcoming budget, besides maintaining trend of fiscal consolidation, it is expected that the government would lay out policy reform agenda.

Bihar Finance Minister`s grandson kidnapped

Bihar Finance Minister Bijendra Prasad Yadav`s maternal grandson has been kidnapped from Pipra block area of Supaul district of the state, police said.

Emergency taught me some compromises are not possible: Jaitley

Terming the Emergency as the worst post-independence chapter of Indian democracy, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said it gave him the best political education of his life as it taught him that some compromises are "just not possible".

(Budget)ing for a new life @84!

Budget is an annual event conducted with great fanfare with all the melodrama associated with the launch of a Bollywood blockbuster.

Jaitley underlines need to lower cost of business to up growth

To revive the investment cycle and boost growth, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today underlined the need to reduce the cost of doing business and improve the country`s business climate.

Mozambique mulls sovereign wealth fund

Mineral-rich Mozambique is considering the establishment of a sovereign wealth fund, the country`s finance minister said Thursday.