‘The Congress party should accept and seriously introspect should its obstructionist tendencies inflict an economic injury on the country?,’ he wrote in a Facebook post.
Announced by finance minister Arun Jaitley in the FY16 Budget, the NIIF will have a corpus of Rs 20,000 crore.
PSBs’ extra fund needs pegged at Rs 180K cr by 2019.
The meeting comes just days after the finance ministry released a revised draft of the Indian Financial Code that would reduce the central bank’s powers to decide the monetary policy stance.
The Union Budget 2015-16 had targeted a total spending of Rs 17,77,477 crore this financial year.
Revenue secretary Shaktikanta Das said there was no need for market participants to prejudge which way the government would decide (on the issue of P-notes).
The Bill seeks to overturn a Supreme Court ruling which said the case has to be initiated where the cheque-issuing branch was located.
The Congress is now recalling the statements Jaitley and Sushma had made, arguing that the BJP had set the precedent for disruption.
A written reply in Parliament to a question on the sensitive issue of farmer suicides in the country earned Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh severe criticism as he listed dowry, love affairs and impotency as some causes of suicide.
The 66-page report was ‘unanimously adopted’ by the three-member committee.
Yechury said he had not objected Wednesday as he had thought Jaitley’s remarks would be expunged from the records.
Arun Jaitley took a swipe at the Opposition saying that the government is ready to give time till 2 pm if they are not prepared for a discussion.
The income tax department is in a tough spot regarding the promotion of some of its top officers. Some of these officers may soon have to work at a lower grade opening up the possibility of legal scrutiny in cases that they had adjudicated in the past, including those on international tax claims. The department […]
The finance minister had increased the allocation for the year in a bid to support rural housing and low cost affordable housing in urban areas in 2014-15.
Centre has been pragmatic by signalling its willingness to let states take charge of land amendments