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Travel, publicity, overtime: Centre lists out areas for ministries to cut expenditure

June 12, 2021 7:25 am

The suggested list has been also sent to secretaries to the Government of India and all financial advisers of ministries/departments.

Cairn begins process to seize Indian overseas assets to recover $1.7 billion

May 15, 2021 4:05 pm

India has appealed against the arbitration award on the grounds that taxation-related matters are not covered in its bilateral investment treaty with the United Kingdom under which the case was filed.

Cairn says taking action to access value of $1.2 bn arbitration award against India

May 11, 2021 7:05 pm

Cairn has already taken steps to have the arbitration award recognised in nine major jurisdictions such as the US, UK, France, the Netherlands, Singapore and Canada's Quebec province, where Indian sovereign assets have been identified.

Arun Jaitley away for treatment, Piyush Goyal gets additional charge of Finance Ministry

January 24, 2019 12:12 am

Jaitley, who left for the US for medical treatment after the conclusion of winter session, was expected to be back by later this week, so that he could present the vote on account, scheduled on February 1.

Clean up the books

February 02, 2016 12:20 am

Government setting up an asset reconstruction company is a good idea. But test will lie in giving its managers a free hand

Nagpur Metro project moves, team in town

March 28, 2015 1:38 am

The Nagpur Metro is estimated to cost over Rs 10,000 crore, 50% of which will come through loans.

Third party insurance premium on vehicles set to see sharp hike

February 08, 2015 1:53 am

General insurance companies are now sitting on losses of Rs 4,000-5,000 crore on account of in third party motor insurance business.

Black money reports yet to be accepted, says Finance Ministry

October 19, 2014 1:05 pm

There is at present no official assessment on the quantum of black money in India and abroad.

ED acting at behest of PC: Bengal govt

April 21, 2014 2:46 am

State Congress chief Adhir ranjan Chowdhury also alleged that Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee was scared of a CBI inquiry.

J&K Minister dispels perception state is dependent on Centre

February 17, 2014 11:33 pm

Jammu and Kashmir Finance Minister Abdul Rahim Rather today said whatever it receives from central government is its right guaranteed under Constitution.