Govt taking steps to curb inflation: Mukherjee

Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday said high inflation was a “matter of concern” and the government was talking steps to check the runaway prices.

Mukherjee to represent Centre, Cong at Basu`s cremation

Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee
will represent the Centre and the Congress at the cremation of
Marxist veteran Jyoti Basu.

Taming inflation high on agenda: Pranab

Containing inflation is high on the government`s agenda and it is monitoring the price situation, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee said.

Mukherjee to discuss direct tax code with biz chambers

Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee will meet leading industry chambers here on October 9 to discuss issues arising out of the proposed new direct tax regime.