Free Press Journal
  • Arun Jaitley, Amit Shah visit Apollo Hospital

    Chennai: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and BJP President Amit Shah today visited Apollo Hospital where Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa is admitted.

  • Tax from IDS to cushion spectrum auction shortfall, says Jaitley

    New Delhi : Tax collected under the country’s biggest black money disclosure will help cushion revenue shortfall from the sale of telecom spectrum and help manage the fiscal situation, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Monday.

  • India at world’s centre stage but can do better: Jaitley

    Washington :  India, “aspiring to do better in an adverse” environment, is at the world’s centre stage more than ever before, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has said but cautioned that by its own yardstick, the country’s current growth rate is not enough.

  • Jaitley discusses Panama leak with C’wealth FMs

    Washington : Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has discussed international taxation issues in the backdrop of the Panama papers leak with Commonwealth Finance Ministers to devise a common strategy.

  • GST Council to hold first meeting tomorrow

    New Delhi: The all powerful GST Council, which will decide on tax rates, exempted goods and threshold, will meet for the first time tomorrow as it races against time to iron out issues between Centre and states for rolling out the new indirect tax regime from April 1, 2017.

  • Honouring honest taxpayers to help change people’s attitude: FM

    New Delhi : Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday said paying taxes in due time is the responsibility of every citizen and honouring honest taxpayers would bring in much needed change in people’s attitude regarding tax payment. “Payment of due taxes is the duty and responsibility of everyone; to pay due taxes is an accepted practice in most part of the world,” Jaitley said while handing over certificates of appreciation honouring select taxpayers

  • AAP govt is worst to rule Delhi since 1947, says Jaitley

    Jalandhar :Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday launched a scathing attack on the AAP government in Delhi describing it as the “worst government since Independence” to rule Delhi and cautioned the people of poll- bound Punjab to be ‘wary’ of the party. “That party’s (AAP) example of running the government is before us in Delhi. This example, showing what kind of government they are running, is before the country. Anybody who

  • Pathankot replay In Uri

    17 soldiers killed in worst attack on Kashmir army camp, India blames Pak.

  • Kejriwal granted exemption from court appearance

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal was on Saturday granted exemption from personal appearance for the day by a court here in a criminal defamation complaint filed by Union minister Arun Jaitley against him and others. Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Sumit Dass fixed the matter for October 24 after counsel for Kejriwal and five other AAP leaders, who are also accused in the case, submitted that it’s earlier order refusing to stay