Arun Jaitley

My allegations were unfounded: Arvind Kejriwal says sorry to former Punjab minister

My allegations were unfounded: Arvind Kejriwal says sorry to former Punjab minister

Arvind Kejriwal had previously accused Bikram Singh Majithia of being at the helm of Punjab's multi-million dollar drug menace.

Mar 15, 2018, 19:48 PM IST
Arun Jaitley files nomination papers for Rajya Sabha polls

Arun Jaitley files nomination papers for Rajya Sabha polls

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday filed his nomination papers for the biennial polls for 10 Rajya Sabha seats from the state, officials said.

Mar 12, 2018, 15:42 PM IST
Education in India to go hi-tech; digital board to replace blackboard soon, says HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar

Education in India to go hi-tech; digital board to replace blackboard soon, says HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar

Earlier in January, Javadekar had mentioned that a resolution had been passed to ensure every classroom in the country had a digital board in the next five to seven years.

Mar 10, 2018, 20:57 PM IST
Existing system of filing GST returns extended by three months, says Arun Jaitley

Existing system of filing GST returns extended by three months, says Arun Jaitley

Jaitley also announced that the e-way Bill will be implemented from April 1 for inter-state movement of goods. 

Mar 10, 2018, 14:23 PM IST
Rajya Sabha polls: 7 Union ministers among 8 members BJP has re-nominated; Arun Jaitley moves from Gujarat to Uttar Pradesh

Rajya Sabha polls: 7 Union ministers among 8 members BJP has re-nominated; Arun Jaitley moves from Gujarat to Uttar Pradesh

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will contest the Rajya Sabha elections from Uttar Pradesh.

Mar 07, 2018, 19:56 PM IST
Can't give special status to Andhra Pradesh, but Centre can give the same amount of money: Arun Jaitley

Can't give special status to Andhra Pradesh, but Centre can give the same amount of money: Arun Jaitley

Andhra Pradesh CM Chandrababu Naidu on Wednesday indicated that the Telugu Desam would take a "right decision at the right time", amid speculation that the party may pull out of the Modi government.

Mar 07, 2018, 18:21 PM IST
PNB scam: In Parliament, Arun Jaitley may speak on banking fraud today

PNB scam: In Parliament, Arun Jaitley may speak on banking fraud today

The opposition has attempted to corner the government on the PNB scam and has demanded any debate in Parliament must happen only if Prime Minister Narendra Modi is present.

Mar 07, 2018, 09:58 AM IST
7th Pay Commission: Centre may not raise minimum pay to Rs 26,000, fitment factor 3.68 times

7th Pay Commission: Centre may not raise minimum pay to Rs 26,000, fitment factor 3.68 times

The govt had approved the recommendations of the 7th Pay Commission in June 2016 and raised minimum pay from Rs 7,000 to Rs 18,000 per month with fitment factor 2.57 times.

Mar 05, 2018, 15:29 PM IST
Arvind Kejriwal takes swipe at BJP over Fugitive Economic Offenders Bill: 'Pehle chhote Modi ko bhagaa diya, ab bill la rahe ho'

Arvind Kejriwal takes swipe at BJP over Fugitive Economic Offenders Bill: 'Pehle chhote Modi ko bhagaa diya, ab bill la rahe ho'

The Union Cabinet on Thursday approved a stringent Fugitive Economic Offenders Bill that provides for confiscating assets without conviction in cases where economic offenders flee the country.

Mar 01, 2018, 20:24 PM IST
Cabinet clears Fugitive Economic Offenders Bill, assets to be confiscated without conviction

Cabinet clears Fugitive Economic Offenders Bill, assets to be confiscated without conviction

Fugitive Economic Offenders Bill is aimed at deterring economic offenders like jeweller Nirav Modi from fleeing the country or not returning to face trial. 

Mar 01, 2018, 18:29 PM IST
Arun Jaitley to inaugurate online module of GPF for govt employees today

Arun Jaitley to inaugurate online module of GPF for govt employees today

Jaitley will also inaugurate 'e-PPO' module of PFMS for complete end-to-end electronic processing of pension cases.

Mar 01, 2018, 06:40 AM IST
One GST rate won't work in 'tax non-compliant' India: Arun Jaitley

One GST rate won't work in 'tax non-compliant' India: Arun Jaitley

He said that the reason behind India starting off with multiple rates under was that the country had 17 taxes and 23 cesses, which were all amalgamated into the GST.

Feb 27, 2018, 19:34 PM IST
Budget 2018: All about changes in Income Tax slabs and how it will impact you

Budget 2018: All about changes in Income Tax slabs and how it will impact you

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has introduced a number of changes that will impact the income tax you pay.

Feb 27, 2018, 16:50 PM IST
'Thank God they spared the peon': BJP MP Shatrughan Sinha's stinger at Modi government over PNB scam

'Thank God they spared the peon': BJP MP Shatrughan Sinha's stinger at Modi government over PNB scam

He said that as the ultimate owner of the PSU bank, the Centre should have had a clue to what was going on.

Feb 27, 2018, 11:05 AM IST
Vodafone retrospective tax decision was erroneous, says Arun Jaitley

Vodafone retrospective tax decision was erroneous, says Arun Jaitley

Vodafone is facing tax claims and interest totalling more than Rs 22,000 crore in India.

Feb 24, 2018, 23:05 PM IST
PNB fraud: Arun Jaitley rules out privatisation of state-run lenders

PNB fraud: Arun Jaitley rules out privatisation of state-run lenders

FM Jaitley said that the Indian political opinion may not find favour with this idea itself as it's a very challenging decision.

Feb 24, 2018, 22:08 PM IST
Finance Ministry must've known about it: Congress lashes out at Arun Jaitley's comment on regulators

Finance Ministry must've known about it: Congress lashes out at Arun Jaitley's comment on regulators

Hours after Finance Minister Arun Jaitley slammed regulators for failing to detect the Rs 11,400-crore fraud at Punjab National Bank for seven long years, Congress accused the Centre of being aware of all details. 

Feb 24, 2018, 14:45 PM IST
Frauds push ease of doing business to background, scars take front seat: Arun Jaitley

Frauds push ease of doing business to background, scars take front seat: Arun Jaitley

Jaitley said that the unethical behaviour in the lender-borrower relation needs to end.

Feb 24, 2018, 12:47 PM IST
UP summit: Social divide in states may discourage investments, says Arun Jaitley

UP summit: Social divide in states may discourage investments, says Arun Jaitley

FM Jaitley said that the event was a big attempt to set the agenda of the state.

Feb 23, 2018, 00:27 AM IST
7th Pay Commission: Good news for central govt employees, new pay hike from April

7th Pay Commission: Good news for central govt employees, new pay hike from April

Finance ministry has reportedly set a panel to take a final call on demands of these employees by April this year.

Feb 22, 2018, 20:32 PM IST

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