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Press freedom can’t be above national security: Arun Jaitley

Press freedom can’t be above national security: Arun Jaitley

New Delhi: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday said that the freedom of press cannot be above national security and that the ...Read More

Congress getting high TRPs in Pakistani TVs: Arun Jaitley

Congress getting high TRPs in Pakistani TVs: Arun Jaitley

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday lashed out at the Congress and its President Rahul Gandhi for repeatedly raking up t...Read More

India needs fewer and mega banks to achieve economies of scale in the sector: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley

India needs fewer and mega banks to achieve economies of scale in the sector: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday said India needs fewer and mega banks to achieve economies of scale in the sector. Aft...Read More

Arun Jaitley back as Finance Minister, resumes charge

Arun Jaitley back as Finance Minister, resumes charge

New Delhi: Senior BJP leader and Union Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday resumed work as the Finance Minister following medical treatment i...Read More

Upper caste quota will not breach 50 per cent SC cap: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley

Upper caste quota will not breach 50 per cent SC cap: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday rejected criticism that the 10 per cent reservation for the poor among the upper cast...Read More

GST Council to meet on January 10; to consider 5% GST on under-construction flats

GST Council to meet on January 10; to consider 5% GST on under-construction flats

New Delhi: The GSTCouncil is slated to meet on January 10 to discuss lowering GST onunder-construction flats and houses to 5 per cent, as...Read More

Supreme Court refuses to recall its order, dismisses PIL against FM Arun Jaitley

Supreme Court refuses to recall its order, dismisses PIL against FM Arun Jaitley

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to recall its order by which it had imposed a fine of Rs 50,000 on a lawyer for filing a ...Read More

High growth necessary for poverty alleviation: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley

High growth necessary for poverty alleviation: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley

New Delhi: A high rate of growth is necessary to alleviate poverty and ensure that benefits of development reach the poor, Finance Minist...Read More

Decision to remove director, special director taken to restore institutional integrity, credibility of CBI: Jaitley

Decision to remove director, special director taken to restore institutional integrity, credibility of CBI: Jaitley

New Delhi: The government’s decision to remove CBI Director Alok Verma and Special Director Rakesh Asthana is based on the CVC’s recommen...Read More

Rahul Gandhi demands Arun Jaitley’s resignation, claims FM’s daughter was on Mehul Choksi’s payroll

Rahul Gandhi demands Arun Jaitley’s resignation, claims FM’s daughter was on Mehul Choksi’s payroll

New Delhi: Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Monday demanded Finance Minister Arun Jaitley’s resignation alleging that his daughter was ...Read More

Banks to dip further into SLR to ease liquidity

Banks to dip further into SLR to ease liquidity

RBI lets lenders use more from statutory liquidity reserves to meet LCR needs

GST Council mulls cess to help flood-hit states

GST Council mulls cess to help flood-hit states

Mumbai : The 30th Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council will be held on Friday. The meeting, which will be chaired by Finance Minister Aru...Read More

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GSTN gets nod to become 100% govt-owned entity

New Delhi : The Union Cabinet on Wednesday cleared a proposal to convert GST Network (GSTN), which provides IT infrastructure for the new...Read More

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Govt in talks with state banks for capital infusion

The government will infuse Rs 65,000 crore in the banks during the current fiscal as was announced earlier

State banks told to take steps to curb frauds, defaults

State banks told to take steps to curb frauds, defaults

New Delhi : Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday asked public sector banks (PSBs) to take “effective action” in cases of fraud and wi...Read More

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Govt mulls selling stake in PFC to REC

New Delhi : The government is considering selling its 65.61 per cent stake in state-owned Power Finance Corporation (PFC) to Rural Electr...Read More

Clown prince is weaving falsehoods, says Jaitley

Clown prince is weaving falsehoods, says Jaitley

Responding to the jibe aimed at Rahul, Cong calls finance minister a court jester.

Govt ups interest rate on PPF, small savings by 40 bps

Govt ups interest rate on PPF, small savings by 40 bps

Returns on Sukanya Samridhi Yojana raised to 8.5%, Senior Citizens Savings Scheme to 8.7%

Curbs on non-essential items’ imports in offing

Curbs on non-essential items’ imports in offing

10% fall in rupee temporary phenomenon: Garg

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Merged banks’ entity may be operational from April 1

New Delhi : The new entity to be formed with the merger of Bank of Baroda, Vijaya Bank and Dena Bank will be operational in the beginning...Read More

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