Tag archive for ‘Arun Jaitley’
By Manish Sen On Friday, February 15th, 2019

Jaitley to resume charge as Finance Minister today

New Delhi: Union Minister Arun Jaitley, who had undergone treatment in the United States for around a month, will resume charge as the Finance Minister on Friday, sources said. Arun Jaitley who had undergone treatment More...

By Manish Sen On Monday, February 11th, 2019

Govt to table CAG report on Rafale deal in Parliament Tuesday

New Delhi: The government is scheduled to table the CAG report on Rafale jet fighter deal, which has generated a massive political controversy, in Parliament Tuesday, sources said. CAG of India Rajiv Mehrishi The More...

By Manish Sen On Sunday, February 3rd, 2019

Jaitley indicates won’t be back in India to reply to Budget debate

New York: Union Minster Arun Jaitley Sunday said his medical treatment at a US hospital is all over but hinted that he may not return to India in time to reply to the debate on Interim Budget in Parliament. “It’s More...

By Manish Sen On Wednesday, January 23rd, 2019

Just week ahead of Interim Budget, Piyush Goyal becomes interim Finance Minister

New Delhi: Piyush Goyal has been made the interim Finance Minister and interim Minister of Corporate Affairs just a week ahead of Interim Budget. Piyush Goyal gets additional charge of finance ministry just a week More...

By Manish Sen On Sunday, January 20th, 2019

Cabinet Secretary-led search panel did not short-list 2 serving information commissioners for CIC post: Documents

New Delhi: The search committee for selection of Chief Information Commissioner did not short-list two senior Information Commissioners who had applied for the position and brought in four others who did not show More...

By Ila Choudhary On Tuesday, January 15th, 2019

FM Jaitley flies to US for a medical check-up

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley unexpectedly left for the US for a medical check-up following a kidney transplant last year, sources said. FM Arun Jaitley has left for US for a medical check up, following More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, January 10th, 2019

Relief to small businesses: GST exemption limit doubled to Rs 40 lakh

New Delhi: In a bid to give relief to small businesses, the GST Council Thursday doubled the limit for exemption from payment of goods and services tax (GST) to Rs 40 lakh and announced that the higher turnover More...

By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, January 10th, 2019

GST Council decides to exempt businesses with turnover of Rs 40 lakh

New Delhi: Providing relief to small traders, the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council on Thursday decided to exempt businesses with turnover of Rs 40 lakh, raising the threshold from Rs 20 lakh. FM Arun Jaitley More...

By Manish Sen On Tuesday, January 8th, 2019

Lok Sabha passes bill to grant 10% reservation to economically-weaker sections of upper castes

New Delhi: The Lok Sabha on Tuesday passed a Constitution Amendment Bill to grant 10 percent reservation in education and government jobs to economically-weaker sections of upper castes across religions. House voted More...

By Manish Sen On Monday, January 7th, 2019

7th Pay Commission: No hope to get pay rise

New Delhi: Finance Ministry officials said Friday the government was canceling the pay raises beyond the 7th Pay Commission’s recommendations for central government employees, citing the “national fiscal More...