Nirmala Sitharaman

Badhir News: Special show for hearing impaired; March 29, 2020

Badhir News is a special section of Zee News for deaf people which is specially designed by keeping deaf people in mind only. This brings you the latest news updates of every afternoon.

Mar 29, 2020, 16:44 PM IST

Badhir News: Special show for hearing impaired; March 27, 2020

Badhir News is a special section of Zee News for deaf people which is specially designed by keeping deaf people in mind only. This brings you the latest news updates of every afternoon.

Mar 27, 2020, 16:20 PM IST

Coronavirus Lockdown: WB CM Mamata Banerjee explains 'Social Distancing'

Amid crisis, the world is battling against coronavirus, meanwhile, WB Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee explains Social Distancing by coming on the streets. She started making marks on the road to spread awareness among the people of the state.

Mar 26, 2020, 18:58 PM IST

Badhir News: Special show for hearing impaired, March 26, 2020

Badhir News is a special section of Zee News for deaf people which is specially designed by keeping deaf people in mind only. This brings you the latest news updates of every afternoon.

Mar 26, 2020, 16:50 PM IST

FM Nirmala Sitharaman announced lockdown relief package for poor people

FM Nirmala Sitharaman has announced a big relief package Rs 1.7 lakh crore ‘PM Gareeb Kalyan’ scheme aimed at reaching out to the poorest in the crucial time of Lockdown Watch this video to know what are the big announcements

Mar 26, 2020, 15:04 PM IST

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to move the Banking Regulation (Amendment) Bill, 2020 in Lok Sabha on March 19

It may be recalled that the Bill aims to improve governance and regulation of cooperative banks and it was tabled in Lok Sabha in February by Sitharaman at a time when the Lower House of Parliament was witnessing huge ruckus over Delhi violence.

Mar 19, 2020, 10:36 AM IST

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi takes a dig at PM Narendra Modi, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman over petrol price hike

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Sunday (March 15) slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman over the recent hike in prices of petrol and diesel despite a significant fall in oil prices in the global market.

Mar 16, 2020, 08:07 AM IST

Mobile phones to cost more as Centre hikes GST to 18%

The GST (Goods and Services Tax) Council on Saturday (March 14, 2020) announced that the tax on mobile phones and specific parts will be increased from 12 per cent to 18 per cent. The decision of tax hike was taken in the GST council meeting chaired by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman. 

Mar 14, 2020, 19:34 PM IST

PhonePe services hit as partner Yes Bank put under moratorium

PhonePe founder & CEO of the company confirmed that the outage is a result of the placement of Yes Bank under the moratorium.

Mar 06, 2020, 15:53 PM IST

Twitter records over 11 lakh tweets on Union Budget 2020

The hashtag #UnionBudget2020 was used by the Twitterati to react to the budget. The Finance Ministry used Twitter Polls to solicit and incorporate people`s opinions into this year`s Budget, and also facilitated a Livestream of Finance Minister, Nirmala Sitharaman`s speech.

Feb 03, 2020, 16:40 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi attacks Nirmala Sitharaman over umemployment, says 'don't be afraid of my questions'

He also attached a new report in which Sitharaman said that she did not mention the numbers as Rahul Gandhi would have asked her about the number of jobs created. 

Feb 03, 2020, 13:53 PM IST

Defence Budget 2020: Balanced modernisation of three services will be my priority, says General Bipin Rawat

The Central government has allotted a total Rs 30,42,230 crore for defence which is a hike by 6 percent from the previous year's budget amounting to Rs 3.19 lakh crore. The total defence budget accounts for 15.49 per cent of the total central government expenditure for the year 2020-21. 

Feb 02, 2020, 17:22 PM IST

News 50: Watch top news stories of the day, Feb 02, 2020

This segment of Zee News brings the top 50 news stories of the day. Watch this video to know the latest news.

Feb 02, 2020, 09:12 AM IST

DNA: Will this Budget be 'enough' to give a boost to become '5 Trillion Economy'?

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday presented her second Union Budget that focussed towards boosting India's economic growth and maintaining the fiscal disciple. Sitharaman, 60, broke her record of a 2-hour-17- minute-long maiden Budget speech in July 2019. But will it be enough for giving a boost to the Indian economy?

Feb 01, 2020, 23:16 PM IST

Best Moment of Budget 2020, Nirmala Sitharaman recites Kashmiri poem in the Lok Sabha

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman presented the Budget 2020 in Lok Sabha, on Saturday (February 1). She recited a poem by Kashmiri poet Pandit Dinanath Kaul. Sitharaman recited a few lines from the poem which was in Kashmiri, along with its English translation, emphasising on 'hamara vatan' (our motherland) with references to the spirit of Kashmir.

Feb 01, 2020, 22:28 PM IST

Union Budget 2020: PM Narendra Modi, Amit Shah, JP Nadda call it visionary; Opposition criticises, slams govt for 'all talk'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi praised the Budget for its "vision and action". Hailing the budget, the PM said it will accelerate economic growth, financially empower every citizen and strengthen the foundation of the economy in the new decade. 

Feb 01, 2020, 22:09 PM IST

FM Nirmala Sitharaman talks Exclusively with Zee News

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman explains Budget 2020 on Zee News. Watch it here.

Feb 01, 2020, 20:52 PM IST

Whats for you In Budget 2020? Watch full analysis here

Budget 2020 proposes a new tax regime that includes reductions of income tax slabs to reduce income tax rates and the total tax payable by individuals. Income between Rs 12.5 lakh and Rs 15 lakh will be taxed 25% less than the current 30%. Income above Rs 15 lakh will be subject to 30% tax.

Feb 01, 2020, 20:46 PM IST

Honest taxpayers need not to fear of the govt: Finance Minister

After presenting the budget 2020, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman held a press conference and said that honest taxpayers need not fear the government. Taxpayers will not be bothered at all because the Government of India respects its taxpayers.

Feb 01, 2020, 17:38 PM IST

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman after presenting the budget

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is presenting her second Union Budget for the fiscal year 2020-21. She said 'The government is committed to doubling farmers' income by 2022'. She proposed to allocate Rs 2.83 lakh crore for agriculture and irrigation.

Feb 01, 2020, 17:16 PM IST