Reinstating government's commitment on implementing the 'One Rank, One Pension' policy, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said the issue is pending as the method of calculating pension is stuck between the Armed Services and the Defence Ministry.
Home Ministry was on Saturday allocated Rs 62,124.52 crore in the Union Budget, a modest 10.2 per cent jump over the outlay in last fiscal, with special focus on safety of women, rehabilitation of Kashmiri Pandits and internal security.
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday hailed the Budget presented by his colleague Finance Minister Arun Jaitley saying he has presented a "forward looking" and "progressive" one that highlights the contours of 'new India'.
Reacting to Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's proposed medical schemes for Jammu and Kashmir in his 2015 Union Budget, former chief minister of the state Omar Abdullah on Saturday said that efforts should be made to raise the already established SKIMS to global standards.
Dissatisfied with Madhya Pradesh Finance Minister Jayant Malaiya's reply over the state's hefty levy on fuel, the opposition Congress Friday walked out of the House during the ongoing budget session of the MP Assembly.
The Union Budget 2015-16 is just around the corner and everyone, from the elite class, industry honchos, service class, middle class, business class, students, housewives to the common man have immense expectations from finance minister Arun Jaitley and the Modi government.
To combat terror financing, India and the US on Thursday committed to work together to check illicit money transfers for terrorism and other illegal activities, even as the two countries discussed ways to boost trade ties.
The world`s top 20 economies on Tuesday agreed to take steps to promote global growth but struggled to overcome rifts over the the most suitable tools to use and how best to overcome the Greek debt crisis.
Not everything is over yet for Narayanaswami Srinivasan. According to reports, the suspended president of Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is working over-time to return once again as the boss of world's richest cricket body.
External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday urged people of Delhi to elect the BJP to power to carry forward its agenda of development, women safety and for addressing the issue of security in the national capital.