Arun Jaitley

Caged parrot? DMK's Stalin questions appointment of Nageshwar Rao as CBI's interim chief

Caged parrot? DMK's Stalin questions appointment of Nageshwar Rao as CBI's interim chief

"Appointment of a controversial officer like Nageshwar Rao is nothing but to ensure that CBI remains the caged parrot of the BJP government."

Oct 24, 2018, 16:54 PM IST
CBI vs CBI: Rival parties bare fangs over top officers being sent on leave

CBI vs CBI: Rival parties bare fangs over top officers being sent on leave

From Rahul Gandhi to Mayawati and Sitaram Yechury, opposition parties have begun attacking the government's decision to send CBI's top two officers on leave following their bitter feud.

Oct 24, 2018, 16:27 PM IST
Narendra Modi govt scared of Rafale scam probe, sent CBI chief on leave: Congress

Narendra Modi govt scared of Rafale scam probe, sent CBI chief on leave: Congress

Congress has accused PM Modi of interfering in the working of the CBI.

Oct 24, 2018, 14:06 PM IST
Jaitlie's daughter was on Mehul Choksi's payroll: Rahul Gandhi takes on Arun Jaitley

Jaitlie's daughter was on Mehul Choksi's payroll: Rahul Gandhi takes on Arun Jaitley

Taking to microblogging site Twitter, Rahul Gandhi alleged that Finance Minister Arun Jaitley “allowed” Mehul Choksi to flee.

Oct 22, 2018, 18:26 PM IST
Is the clown prince out-clowning himself: Arun Jaitley launches scathing attack on Rahul Gandhi over Rafale, GST

Is the clown prince out-clowning himself: Arun Jaitley launches scathing attack on Rahul Gandhi over Rafale, GST

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday took a dig at Congress president Rahul Gandhi referring to him as a “clown prince”.

Oct 16, 2018, 17:51 PM IST
Hike in fuel prices continue; petrol at Rs 82.72 in Delhi, Rs 88.18 in Mumbai

Hike in fuel prices continue; petrol at Rs 82.72 in Delhi, Rs 88.18 in Mumbai

Hike in fuel prices continue; petrol at Rs 82.72 in Delhi, Rs 88.18 in Mumbai on Sunday.

Oct 14, 2018, 07:11 AM IST
Fuel prices maintain upwards trajectory across country

Fuel prices maintain upwards trajectory across country

With US sanctions on Iran looming large, tougher days could be ahead because India is Tehran's second-largest oil buyer. 

Oct 13, 2018, 07:33 AM IST
Government won't go back to regulating fuel prices, says Jaitley on oil firms' concern

Government won't go back to regulating fuel prices, says Jaitley on oil firms' concern

The government on Saturday sought to assure investors that it would not go back to regulating fuel prices, a day after oil company shares tumbled on concerns about a return to a regime that has hurt their profits in the past.

Oct 06, 2018, 17:47 PM IST
Disagree with reasoning that sexuality is part of free speech, says Arun Jaitley on Section 377 verdict

Disagree with reasoning that sexuality is part of free speech, says Arun Jaitley on Section 377 verdict

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said he did not agree with the portion of the historic Supreme Court judgment decriminalising consensual gay sex.

Oct 06, 2018, 16:36 PM IST
Petrol price cut: Arun Jaitley questions commitment of Rahul Gandhi, his allies

Petrol price cut: Arun Jaitley questions commitment of Rahul Gandhi, his allies

Jaitley accused the government critics of doing a 'volte face' by terming the cut in petrol and diesel prices by Rs 2.5 per litre by the Centre as 'bad economics'.

Oct 06, 2018, 14:29 PM IST
Day after Centre's appeal, Bihar reduces prices of petrol and diesel

Day after Centre's appeal, Bihar reduces prices of petrol and diesel

The Centre had on Thursday announced a cut in the petrol and diesel prices by Rs 2.50 per litre.

Oct 05, 2018, 20:14 PM IST
List of states where fuel prices has become cheaper by Rs 5

List of states where fuel prices has become cheaper by Rs 5

Maharashtra has decided to reduce only the price of petrol by Rs 2.50 per litre.

Oct 05, 2018, 10:45 AM IST
Fuel prices fall: Amit Shah says relief for people, Congress calls it poll tactics

Fuel prices fall: Amit Shah says relief for people, Congress calls it poll tactics

Amit Shah has said the fall in prices shows BJP government sensitive to needs of people. Congress says it's band-aid after inflicting 'thousand cuts.'

Oct 05, 2018, 06:58 AM IST
Key states follow Centre, slash petrol, diesel prices by Rs 5 per litre

Key states follow Centre, slash petrol, diesel prices by Rs 5 per litre

The Centre's move to cut fuel price has come as a big relief to te common man.

Oct 04, 2018, 23:27 PM IST
Fuel price cut shows Centre's concern for people, says BJP; Congress calls it 'panic reaction'

Fuel price cut shows Centre's concern for people, says BJP; Congress calls it 'panic reaction'

Congress today slammed the Centre's move to slash fuel prices.

Oct 04, 2018, 20:55 PM IST
Fuel prices should be slashed by Rs 10 at least: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee

Fuel prices should be slashed by Rs 10 at least: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday said that the fuel prices should be slashed down by Rs 10 per litre. 

Oct 04, 2018, 18:59 PM IST
After Centre's appeal, key states slash petrol, diesel prices by Rs 5 per litre

After Centre's appeal, key states slash petrol, diesel prices by Rs 5 per litre

Mumbai has the highest VAT of 39.12 percent on petrol, while Telangana levies the highest VAT of 26 percent on diesel.

Oct 04, 2018, 16:31 PM IST
Centre cuts excise duty on fuel by Rs 1.50 per litre, Oil companies to absorb Re 1 per litre

Centre cuts excise duty on fuel by Rs 1.50 per litre, Oil companies to absorb Re 1 per litre

The reduction excise duty will come immediately into effect once it has been officially notified by the OMCs.

Oct 04, 2018, 15:30 PM IST
Arun Jaitley fires back at Rahul Gandhi, defends loan write-offs

Arun Jaitley fires back at Rahul Gandhi, defends loan write-offs

Arun Jaitley has blamed Congress for spreading misinformation about government's possible moves in relation to the private sector company ILF&S.

Oct 01, 2018, 19:38 PM IST
Petrol, diesel prices not discussed: Jaitley after GST Council meet

Petrol, diesel prices not discussed: Jaitley after GST Council meet

Earlier, when asked whether the GST council meeting discussed bringing petrol and diesel under the ambit of Goods and Services Tax (GST), Jaitley said "It was not in the agenda".

Sep 28, 2018, 17:56 PM IST