No statehood rights to Delhi unless there is consensus: Jaitley

Amid a raging row over exercise of powers in Delhi, Centre on Saturday said that full statehood rights cannot be given to Delhi government unless there is a general consensus in the country on the issue as it is the national capital.

New ITR form to be made easier

New ITR form made to be made easier as said by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.

Government committed to one rank one pension: Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said the one rank one pension (OROP) concept was "an unambiguous commitment" of the government.

Good governance has to be blended with clever politics: Arun Jaitley

Terming the one-year performance of Narendra Modi government as more than satisfactory, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said that good governance always has to be blended with clever politics.

India is now one of the world's fastest growing economies: Jaitley

Terming the one-year performance of Narendra Modi government as more than satisfactory, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said that the government is committed to bring in more reforms in the country.

Jaitley said India is now of the the fast growing economies in the world.

One year of Modi govt: Arun Jaitley addresses press conference

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday addressed a press conference in the national capital to mark one year of the Narendra Modi-led NDA government.

Britain's finance minister spells out mandate on EU referendum

Emboldened by his party's election triumph, Britain's finance minister insisted today that his government has a "very clear mandate" to change the terms of the country's membership in the European Union before it holds a referendum on whether to leave the bloc altogether.

Bar bribery scam: 'Nothing unsusual' in the procedure, says Mani

Putting up a brave face, Kerala Finance Minister KM Mani, whose statement was taken by a Vigilance team in connection with the bar bribery scam, on Saturday said there was "nothing unusual" in the procedure.

Clashes in House do not impact personal ties: Jaitley

Acrimony and clashes inside the House do not impact the bonhomie among members of Parliament belonging to different political parties, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Friday.

Church attacks, nun rape law and order issue, not communal: FM

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has asserted that the recent attacks on churches and rape of a nun were not political or communal issues but law and order problems.

Zee Media Exclusive interview with FM Arun Jaitley

Watch Zee Media Exclusive interview with Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.

PIL activists should declare source of funds: Jaitley

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said it should be mandatory for those filing PILs against the government on development projects to declare their source of funds, days after Prime Minister Narendra Modi cautioned the judiciary against being influenced by "five-star activists".

Jaitley bats for MP CM, says his credibility unquestionable

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, who is under siege from opposition Congress over examination and recruitment board (MPPEB) scam, got a strong backing from Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley who hailed him for his "unblemished" credibility.

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley gets 'Z-Plus' security

Security of Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has been upgraded to topmost Z-plus category and he will be guarded by paramilitary commandos drawn from Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) now.

Centre to raise compensation limit for crop damage: Jaitley

The Centre will work with the state governments to raise the compensation limit for farmers affected by unseasonal rains and hailstorms, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Sunday.

AP CM seeks Centre's help for state; meets Amit Shah, Jaitley

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Friday sought the support of the Centre and BJP leadership for resolving issues which have arised after bifurcation of the state.

BJP govt cut funds to welfare schemes, favoured corporates: Chidambaram

Senior Congress leader and former Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram has charged the BJP government with cutting funds to the tune of Rs 75,000 crore for various welfare schemes, including the noon meal scheme and Indira Group House scheme.

Congress-led politics of obstructionism has 'failed': Arun Jaitley

As two key reform bills on coal and mines got Parliament's nod, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday attacked the party saying the politics of "obstructionism" led by the party has "failed".

Finance Minister will be approached for more funds: Maneka Gandhi

With a cut in their allocation for 2015-16, the Ministries of Women and Child Development and Health will soon approach the Finance Ministry to enhance their annual budget.