Tag archive for ‘Finance Minister’
By Manish Sen On Thursday, November 8th, 2018

FM Jaitley says Mastercard, Visa losing out to local players in India

New Delhi: Finance Minister said on Thursday that Mastercard and Visa were losing market share to domestic payments networks, months after Mastercard complained to the U.S. government that Prime Minister Narendra More...

By Manish Sen On Tuesday, November 6th, 2018

Punjab govt employees protest against non-payment of pending dues

Chandigarh: Punjab government employees staged a protest here on Tuesday over non-payment of their pending salaries ahead of Diwali and raised slogans against the Congress-led state government. Representative Image Saanjha More...

By Manish Sen On Sunday, November 4th, 2018

PM Modi swallowing up CBI, RBI like Anaconda: Andhra FM

Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh): Launching a scathing attack at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Andhra Pradesh Finance Minister Yanamala Ramakrishnudu said the Prime Minister is an ‘Anaconda’ who is swallowing More...

By Manish Sen On Tuesday, October 30th, 2018

FM Jaitley hits back at RBI

New Delhi/Mumbai: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley blamed the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Tuesday for failing to stop a lending spree between 2008-2014 that left banks with huge bad debts, inflaming a row that recently More...

By Manish Sen On Sunday, October 21st, 2018

FinMin extends deadline for filing Sept GST returns to Oct 25

New Delhi: The Finance Ministry Sunday extended the deadline for filing summary sales return GSTR-3B for the month of September by five days to October 25. Finance Ministry today extended the deadline for filing More...

By Ila Choudhary On Sunday, October 14th, 2018

Modi has delivered blows to the economy: Cong

New Delhi: The Congress Sunday launched a scathing attack on the Centre over the falling rupee and accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of “monumental mismanagement” of the economy and delivering blows More...

By Ila Choudhary On Tuesday, October 9th, 2018

No respite from skyrocketing fuel prices despite rate cut

New Delhi: Despite the Centre announcing a Rs. 2.50 per litre reduction in the prices of fuel, common man are yet to experience any relief, as skyrocketing prices of petrol and diesel are continuing to burn holes More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, October 4th, 2018

Government cuts Petrol, Diesel prices

New Delhi: Bringing some respite to people, who were reeling from continuous fuel price hike, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday announced a cut of Rs 2.50 per litre on both petrol and diesel, and directed More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, October 4th, 2018

7th Pay Commission: Centre to raise minimum pay to Rs 20,000 ahead of 2019 elections

New Delhi: Central government will raise the minimum pay to Rs 20,000 from current Rs 18,000, which was recommended by the 7th Pay Commission, the finance ministry officials said on Wednesday, as Prime Minister More...

By Manish Sen On Wednesday, September 26th, 2018

Swamy writes to FM Jaitley, blames Fin Secy Adhia for Nirav Modi, Mehul Choksi fleeing India

New Delh: Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy has written a letter to Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley seeking permission to initiate proceedings to prosecute Finance Secretary Hasmukh More...