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Finance Minister Arun Jaitley calls Congress manifesto 'dangerous' and 'unimplementable'

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday claimed that certain ideas presented in the Congress party’s manifesto were “positively dangerous”.

Apr 03, 2019, 08:12 AM IST

Finance Minister Arun Jaitely says if US can kill Laden then anything is possible

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday warned the neighbouring country saying if American can kill Osama bin Laden then why can't India we do it. Watch this video to know more.

Feb 27, 2019, 14:10 PM IST

'Grandson of emergency dictator displays DNA' : Arun Jaitley slams Rahul Gandhi

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has hit back at Congress President Rahul Gandhi for saying that Prime Minister Narendra Modi's television interview was conducted by a "pliable journalist". Watch this video to know more.

Jan 03, 2019, 13:20 PM IST

GST will help in lowering inflation, propelling GDP: Arun Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said rollout of the GST will ease inflation, make tax avoidance difficult and boost GDP growth.

Jul 01, 2017, 09:11 AM IST

Goa govt formation: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley takes on Congress, says it 'complains a bit too much'

Arun Jaitley on Tuesday said it Congress' accusation that BJP was 'stealing' mandate in Goa was 'a bit too much'.

Mar 14, 2017, 18:10 PM IST

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley given additional charge of Defence Ministry

Arun Jaitley was given the additional charge of Defence Ministry on Monday.

Mar 13, 2017, 15:24 PM IST

There's 'alliance of subversion' on Indian campuses, says Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has said there is an "alliance of subversion" on certain Indian campuses.

Feb 26, 2017, 18:54 PM IST

'Government moving ultra-fast, April 2017 GST deadline achievable'

 With the government moving at "ultra-fast" pace on GST, the cut-off date of April 1, 2017, for rolling out the new indirect tax regime now seems achievable, tax experts said today.

Sep 12, 2016, 18:47 PM IST

DDCA row: Union Finance Minister takes Arvind​ Kejriwal, AAP leaders to court; Delhi CM says 'Arun Jaitley​ cannot intimidate us'

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday filed a defamation suit against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal.

Dec 22, 2015, 00:20 AM IST

DDCA row: BJP chief Amit Shah comes out in support of Arun Jaitley, slams AAP

Coming out in support of Arun Jaitley, party chief Amit Shah slammed Aam Aadmi Party.

Dec 21, 2015, 20:07 PM IST

The story of Trojan horse and growing crisis within BJP

It is easy to fight an enemy when you have a unity within the house. However, life becomes a little bit difficult if you have to fire-fight on two fronts.

Dec 21, 2015, 18:00 PM IST

DDCA row: Arvind Kejriwal seeks Arun Jaitley's resignation; Union Finance Minister accuses AAP of spreading lies

Bitter war over CBI raid and the DDCA row continued between the Aam Aadmi Party and the BJP on Thursday.

Dec 18, 2015, 00:47 AM IST

India never accepted 'queen' not answerable to law – Read Arun Jaitley's Facebook post

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley took a sharp dig at Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Thursday.

Dec 10, 2015, 20:49 PM IST

Govt to continue reforms, will contain fiscal deficit: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley

Implementation of GST is very high on the priority list of the government, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday said while expressing commitment to continuing reforms and containing fiscal deficit.

Sep 20, 2015, 22:55 PM IST

Regional aspirations don't weaken the country: Arun Jaitley

In a significant statement on the role of regional political parties in Indian politics, Union Finance Minister and senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley today said regional aspirations don't weaken the country, but strengthen the regions and nation as a whole.

Sep 11, 2015, 00:37 AM IST

SECC will provide important input for policy makers: Arun Jaitley

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said the new Socio-Economic and Caste Census (SECC) will portray the reality of the country and help in drafting of new policies for the people.

Jul 03, 2015, 17:30 PM IST

Arun Jaitley advises NSFs to professionalise admin structure

In a significant statement pertaining to the functioning of National Sports Federations, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said that the NSFs should "professionalise their administrative structure rather than continue as oligarchies".

Mar 21, 2015, 17:26 PM IST

Issues believed to be rumours have been vindicated: Arun Jaitley

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said in a press conference that former environment minister's letter has emerged today. Issues which were believed to be rumours have been vindicated now.

Jan 30, 2015, 15:57 PM IST

Parrikar meets Amit Shah amid speculation of Cabinet berth

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Wednesday met BJP president Amit Shah amid reports that he may be inducted into the Union Cabinet.

Nov 05, 2014, 19:29 PM IST