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Feroz Shah Kotla stadium to be renamed after Arun Jaitley, ground name to stay

The renaming will take place on September 12 at a function where a stand at the Kotla will be named after India captain Virat Kohli as announced earlier.

PM Narendra Modi on Arun Jaitley: 'A political giant, towering intellectual and legal luminary'

Jaitley was one of the trusted members of Modi's cabinet during the party's first term. He served as the Union Finance Minister and Defence minister portfolios.


Day after Kochhar FIR, Arun Jaitley’s swipe at CBI: Journey to nowhere?

Jaitley, in his blog, indicated that “one of the reasons why our conviction rates are poor is that adventurism and megalomania overtakes our investigators and professionalism takes a back seat”.

Restrictions on banks: RBI and govt work to narrow their gap

The RBI board is slated to meet on November 19. The central bank is expected to provide some breathing space to state-owned banks by allowing early exit from PCA for those banks that show trend reversal in their net non performing assets (net NPA)

Mehul Choksi case: CPM demands Arun Jaitley’s resignation over ‘conflict of interest’

“The FM must either defend himself or resign pending further investigation. If he opts for none, the PM must recommend to the President to remove the FM from his Cabinet. If none of these happens the entire Opposition should demand resignation of the PM,” Mishra wrote sharing Gandhi’s tweet.

India poised to pip Britain to become 5th largest economy next year : Arun Jaitley

“India’s growth story at a fast pace is likely to continue as per assessment of all credible agencies. Obviously, a high trajectory growth leads to a higher revenue,” Jaitley said in his blog


Chidambaram lists three ‘jumlas’, 12 questions to Arun Jaitley in Rajya Sabha

Tears into Budget in Rajya Sabha; says MSP, promised jobs, health insurance are jumlas.

Budget 2018: Government allots Rs 15 cr for mobile phone tracking system

Under the 2018 Union Budget, Rs 15 cr has been allocated to develop a mobile tracking system. This will help the Department of Telecom track mobile phones even without SIM cards or IMEI numbers.

Why Arun Jaitley seems to be falling short of expectations on farm sector

Union Budget 2018: The favourable tax treatment for farmer producer companies is a good move. Though details are awaited, hopefully these entities will be exempted from tax. If income of farmers is exempt, the same should extend to farmer-owned organisations as well.

Budget 2018-19: From tax sops to digitisation push, things to expect from FM Arun Jaitley

There is a lot to expect from this Budget but it really needs to be seen what all the FM is able to do given that this is the last Budget before the next general elections.

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Budget 2017 Highlights: Inflation Checked, 36 Per Cent Increase In FDI, Demonetisation Blues To End Soon

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said the government has taken a series of measures to eliminate black money and curb corruption and demonetisation was a step in that direction. Expressing hope that there will be no spill over effect of demonetisation next fiscal, the Finance Minister said the surplus liquidity in banks will lower the borrowing […]

Uttarakhand Crisis: Centre Sending AG To Nainital For Stay On Order

In a bind after the Uttarakhand High Court ordered a floor test in the assembly on March 31, the Centre decided Tuesday to rush its top law officer, Attorney General (AG) Mukul Rohatgi, to Nainital. On Wednesday, when the High Court begins its sitting, the AG and other senior law officers, including Additional Solicitors General […]


FM Jaitley at World Economic Forum

Switzerland, Jan 23 (ANI): Finance Minister, Arun Jaitely, on Saturday attended the World Economic Forum in Switzerland. Finance Minister Jaitley said that there are a set of structural reforms which are in progress and there are a large number of steps which the Government of India has taken over the last year-and-a-half. He further added that India's co-operative federalism has transformed to competitive federalism, and that's really a good news for India.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Meets India Inc: Takeaways

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today met top CEOs, bankers, economists and ministers to discuss ways to bolster the economy amid global slowdown. The meeting, with the agenda ‘Recent Global Events: Opportunities for India’, was held at a time when global markets are in turmoil caused by a slowing Chinese economy, devaluation of the yuan and […]