Arun Jaitley

Presentees and absentees of the new Parliament

As the Parliament meets today for the first time after the repeat of the landslide victory of the Bharatiya Janata Party and its alliance...Read More

Narendra Modi Cabinet 2.0: Who’s in, who’s out; first timers and notable omissions

Narendra Modi Cabinet 2.0: Who’s in, who’s out; first timers and notable omissions

After a successful five years, Narendra Modi is set to serve yet another propitious term as Pradhan Sevak of his beloved country. Followi...Read More

Omar Abdullah congratulates newly sworn in Union Council of ministers

Omar Abdullah congratulates newly sworn in Union Council of ministers

Srinagar: National Conference leader Omar Abdullah Thursday congratulated newly sworn in Union Council of ministers led by Prime Minister...Read More

Rashtrapati Bhawan optics to justify win

Optics of an open-air swearing-in ceremony in the forecourt of Rashtrapati Bhawan may have been justified to ensure participation of thou...Read More

ALL THE PM’s 57 MEN AND WOMEN

ALL THE PM’s 57 MEN AND WOMEN

Prime Minister Narendra Modi pressed the refresh button as he inducted in his council 25 Cabinet ministers and 33 ministers of state at a...Read More

Modi 2.0: No Suresh Prabhu, Jayant Sinha in cabinet, Sushma Swaraja hints retirement

Modi 2.0: No Suresh Prabhu, Jayant Sinha in cabinet, Sushma Swaraja hints retirement

New Delhi: In his known shock-and-awe style, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has dropped parliamentarians and key economic ministers in the ...Read More

Last-minute hiccup

New Delhi: Ahead of the swearing-in of the new government on Thursday evening, the political grapevine was abuzz, with speculation mounti...Read More

A specialist for Finance?

A specialist for Finance?

There is little use in speculating the new ministerial team of Prime Minister Modi. In a few hours from now, we will know who is in, who ...Read More

PM Modi meets Jaitley after his decision to opt out of new govt

PM Modi meets Jaitley after his decision to opt out of new govt

New Delhi: Hours after Arun Jaitley announced decision not to seek a ministerial position in Modi 2.0 government due to health reasons, P...Read More

Modi to meet Jaitley

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, who has opted out of the new government. The meeting at ...Read More

Confirmed! Arun Jaitley won’t be part of new Modi cabinet

Confirmed! Arun Jaitley won’t be part of new Modi cabinet

New Delhi: Former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi not to include him in the new cabinet, ci...Read More

Rishi Kapoor urges the government to focus on education, employment and health

Rishi Kapoor urges the government to focus on education, employment and health

New York: Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor has urged the government to focus on employment, education and health provisions for citizens. Rishi...Read More

False and baseless! Government dismisses reports about Arun Jaitley’s deteriorating health condition

New Delhi: The government on Sunday dismissed reports about the health condition of Finance Minister Arun Jaitley as “false and baseless”...Read More

Government puts at rest Arun Jaitley health fears

Government puts at rest Arun Jaitley health fears

New Delhi: The government on Sunday said reports on the deteriorating health of outgoing Finance Minister Arun Jaitley are false and base...Read More

Opposition leaders to meet EC officials regarding tallying of VVPAT slips with EVM figures

Opposition leaders to meet EC officials regarding tallying of VVPAT slips with EVM figures

The representatives of 21 opposition parties will meet the Election Commission on Tuesday afternoon to air their concerns about Electroni...Read More

Voters no longer willing to trust coalition of rivals: Arun Jaitley

New Delhi: Buoyed by the exit poll predictions, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday said that voters are no longer willing to t...Read More

Opposition’s rout due to its scary scenario: Arun Jaitley

Opposition’s rout due to its scary scenario: Arun Jaitley

New Delhi: Senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley on Thursday painted “the frightening and scary scenario” by the Oppo­si­tion as singularly resp...Read More

Classic case of constitutional breakdown: Arun Jaitley on West Bengal

Classic case of constitutional breakdown: Arun Jaitley on West Bengal

New Delhi: Union Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday took a swipe at West Bengal’s ruling Trinamool Congress as he dubbed the Election Com...Read More

‘Pay 12% GST for houses completed before 31 March’

New Delhi: Home buyers will have to pay 12 pc GST on balance amount due to the builder if the housing project has been granted completion...Read More

Arun Jaitley slams Mamata Banerjee, says Mayawati unfit to government

Arun Jaitley slams Mamata Banerjee, says Mayawati unfit to government

New Delhi: Union Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday accused West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee of throttling democracy and said BSP ...Read More