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Nirmala Sitaraman


PM Modi to visit GIFT City in Gujarat on July 29, launch India International Bullion Exchange

July 25, 2022 6:03 pm

PM Modi will launch NSE IFSC-SGX Connect and lay the foundation stone of the headquarters of the International Financial Services Centres Authority (IFSCA).

FM asks Niti Aayog to map all industrial activities for incorporating them into PM Gati Shakti

July 07, 2022 8:32 pm

The objectives include expanding industrial output and increasing employment opportunities.

GST had serious birth defects which worsened over last 5 years: Chidambaram

July 01, 2022 5:03 pm

The former Finance Minister said, “The Congress wishes to make it absolutely clear that the so-called GST that is in force today was not the GST envisaged by the UPA government." He also said that the Congress would work towards replacing the current GST with GST 2.0, as promised in their 2019 manifesto.

Finance Bill debate: Didn't impose new taxes, focused on Capex for economic recovery, says FM

March 25, 2022 9:53 pm

Observing that the Modi government believes in lowering taxes, Sitharaman said the reduction in corporate tax has “helped the economy, government and companies, and we are seeing the progress”.

Experts question Centre's push to set up 200 TV channels for Classes 1-12

February 03, 2022 9:46 am

A digital university to be built on the 'hub-and-spoke' model and expansion of 'one class-one TV channel' programme through 200 channels for providing supplementary education in regional languages in schools are among the major initiatives in the education sector proposed by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in her budget speech on Tuesday.

A launchpad for India's decade of growth

February 02, 2022 12:20 pm

Akhilesh Mishra writes: Budget resolves legacy issues, sets up Indian economy to drive global growth

Budget: Govt focus on digitation of land records

February 02, 2022 3:27 am

🔴 The Centre has focused on digitisation of land records through its scheme Digital India Land Record Modernisation Programme (DILRMP). According to the Department of Land Records, over 90 per cent of land records have been digitised across 24 states.

Budget reveals a new fiscal situation

February 02, 2022 9:23 am

Neelkanth Mishra writes: Government now has more funds than it can allocate

People should desist from making uninformed comments: FM on Rahul Gandhi's budget remarks

February 01, 2022 9:15 pm

Following the presentation of Budget 2022-23 in Parliament, Gandhi dubbed it as a "zero-sum budget", saying it has nothing for the salaried, middle class, and the poor.

What Indian agriculture needs from the budget

January 31, 2022 9:21 am

🔴 Slashing the subsidy bill on food and fertilisers, investment in research, efficiency in government expenditure can increase farmers’ incomes