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Arun Jaitely


Inside Track: Two reasons why BJP govt could be delaying framing rules under CAA

November 22, 2020 8:42 am

In August, the government applied for a three-month extension, but the rules under CAA are yet to be declared.

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

August 27, 2019 8:05 pm

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'

August 24, 2019 7:50 pm

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?

January 26, 2019 10:47 am

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

November 14, 2018 7:17 am

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’

October 24, 2018 1:26 am

“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

July 14, 2018 10:12 am

“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

February 09, 2018 9:44 am

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

February 01, 2018 6:48 pm

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

February 01, 2018 12:16 pm

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.


FM Jaitley at World Economic Forum

January 23, 2016 3:30 pm

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.