Arun Jaitley

EPF contribution for new women workers capped at 8% --Here's what it means

EPF contribution for new women workers capped at 8% --Here's what it means

Know your increased take home salary, tax liabilities and more.

Feb 09, 2018, 10:39 AM IST
Rs 12,000-cr relief for salaried class, senior citizens in Budget 2018: Jaitley

Rs 12,000-cr relief for salaried class, senior citizens in Budget 2018: Jaitley

He said that in the budget he tried to take care of every section and has given relief to middle class as well as senior citizens.

Feb 09, 2018, 00:08 AM IST
Special package for Andhra Pradesh to be finalised soon: Arun Jaitley

Special package for Andhra Pradesh to be finalised soon: Arun Jaitley

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Thursday that the entre was sympathetically working on all issues concerning Andhra Pradesh and a decision on a special package would be finalised over next few days.

Feb 08, 2018, 23:35 PM IST
Arun Jaitley tears into Congress over Rafale deal, accuses it of 'seriously compromising' country's security

Arun Jaitley tears into Congress over Rafale deal, accuses it of 'seriously compromising' country's security

Rahul Gandhi on Thursday continued his attack on the government over the Rafale aircraft deal.

Feb 08, 2018, 22:10 PM IST
India should be 'wooden-headed' about fiscal consolidation: Subbarao

India should be 'wooden-headed' about fiscal consolidation: Subbarao

Former Reserve Bank of India (RBI) governor Duvvuri Subbarao today said Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's decision to relax on fiscal consolidation to give himself more room to spend is a questionable, and by far the most disappointing decision of the budget.

Feb 08, 2018, 16:28 PM IST
881 km rail network set to be electrified in West Bengal

881 km rail network set to be electrified in West Bengal

The electrification plans will cover all three railway zones — Eastern Railway, South Eastern Railway and North East Frontier Railway.

Feb 07, 2018, 23:14 PM IST
884 firms under scanner in money laundering cases: Govt

884 firms under scanner in money laundering cases: Govt

As many as 884 companies are under the scanner in various money laundering cases and assets worth Rs 5,000 crore have been attached following probes initiated as per the PMLA, Union Minister P P Chaudhary said today.

Feb 06, 2018, 21:25 PM IST
Government will look into market slump: Hasmukh Adhia

Government will look into market slump: Hasmukh Adhia

Hasmukh Adhia said he will discuss the issue of fall in local markets with Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.

Feb 06, 2018, 14:50 PM IST
Jaitley defamation case: HC allows Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal to call 2 documents, refuses to permit DDCA minutes

Jaitley defamation case: HC allows Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal to call 2 documents, refuses to permit DDCA minutes

The Delhi High Court today allowed Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's plea calling for two DDCA documents in connection with a defamation suit filed against him by Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.

Feb 05, 2018, 14:22 PM IST
CEA Arvind a 'good doctor', but Modi govt is a terrible patient, says Chidambaram

CEA Arvind a 'good doctor', but Modi govt is a terrible patient, says Chidambaram

The former FM has been very critical of the way the NDA govt is handling the economy and the GDP growth is declining.

Feb 04, 2018, 15:51 PM IST
In Jaitley's Budget, Space department tasked to deliver 3 earth observation, 2 communication satellites

In Jaitley's Budget, Space department tasked to deliver 3 earth observation, 2 communication satellites

The Department of Space has been allocated Rs 8,936.97 crore in the Budget for various space-related projects. It has also been tasked to achieve certain targets - deliver three earth observation, two communication satellites - next fiscal.

Feb 04, 2018, 11:09 AM IST
Arun Jaitley's exclusive interview with Zee Media: Read full transcript here

Arun Jaitley's exclusive interview with Zee Media: Read full transcript here

In an exclusive interview to Zee Media, FM Jaitley says Budget 2018 is not populist but popular.

Feb 03, 2018, 19:44 PM IST
All you need to know: February 3, 2018

All you need to know: February 3, 2018

A quick glance at the top news of the day.

Feb 03, 2018, 19:24 PM IST
Budget benefits rural India, gives relief to middle class, backs businesses: Arun Jaitley

Budget benefits rural India, gives relief to middle class, backs businesses: Arun Jaitley

FM Arun Jaitley on Saturday defended the Union Budget 2018 and said that he has tried to address the genuine concerns of all the segments of the society, especially the salaried class and the poor.

Feb 03, 2018, 18:21 PM IST
Highlights: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's interview to Zee after Union Budget 2018

Highlights: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's interview to Zee after Union Budget 2018

In an exclusive interview to Zee media, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday defended his Budget and stated that he has tried to give maximum relief to the salaried class.

Feb 03, 2018, 17:28 PM IST

Exclusive: I have given several benefits to salaried class in past three years, says Arun Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley speaks exclusively to Zee Media.

Feb 03, 2018, 17:05 PM IST
Indian economy has entered into consolidation phase, says Arun Jaitley

Indian economy has entered into consolidation phase, says Arun Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Saturday that the economy has entered into a phase of consolidation after a series of "structural reforms" which were initiated in the past two years.

Feb 03, 2018, 15:45 PM IST
7th Pay Commission: 2018 to bring cheers for 1.5 lakh govt employees of this state?

7th Pay Commission: 2018 to bring cheers for 1.5 lakh govt employees of this state?

Recently, in line with the recommendations of the 7th Pay Commission, Supreme Court and High court judges got a nearly two-fold salary hike with President Ram Nath Kovind giving nod to a bill passed by Parliament in this regard.

Feb 03, 2018, 12:13 PM IST

Since the debacle of 1962, Indian defence gets lowest budgetary allocation

India’s Defence Budget FY 18-19 registered only a marginal increase.

Feb 02, 2018, 12:23 PM IST
High govt debt burden constrains India's sovereign rating: Fitch

High govt debt burden constrains India's sovereign rating: Fitch

The 2018-19 Union Budget unveiled yesterday contains a number of policy measures with the potential to support economic demand and social well being.

Feb 02, 2018, 11:05 AM IST

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