Nirmala Sitharaman,

'Not only racist but misogynist': Sambit Patra lashes out at Kalyan Banerjee for calling Nirmala Sitharaman 'Kala Nagini'

'Not only racist but misogynist': Sambit Patra lashes out at Kalyan Banerjee for calling Nirmala Sitharaman 'Kala Nagini'

After TMC MP Kalyan Banerjee equated Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman with a "venomous snake" for her handling of the economy, ...Read More

TMC's Kalyan Banerjee makes misogynist comments, calls Nirmala Sitharaman 'Kala Nagini'

TMC's Kalyan Banerjee makes misogynist comments, calls Nirmala Sitharaman 'Kala Nagini'

Kolkata: In controversial remarks, TMC MP Kalyan Banerjee has equated Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman with a "venomous snake" f...Read More

GST collection drops 9% to Rs 90,917 crore in June - Check state-wise figures

GST collection drops 9% to Rs 90,917 crore in June - Check state-wise figures

GST revenue collection in June stood at Rs 90,917 crore, up from Rs 62,009 crore mopped up in May and Rs 32,294 crore in April. The goods...Read More

COAI urges govt for cut in levies, seeks relief measures

COAI urges govt for cut in levies, seeks relief measures

In a letter to Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, the Cellular Operators' Association of India (COAI) also made a plea for refund of th...Read More

Employees allowed to claim IT exemption on conveyance allowance under new tax regime: CBDT

Employees allowed to claim IT exemption on conveyance allowance under new tax regime: CBDT

The government has allowed individuals under new lower tax regime to claim I-T exemption on conveyance allowance received from employers....Read More

Female banker assaulted by constable: NCW asks DGP Gujarat to take action

Female banker assaulted by constable: NCW asks DGP Gujarat to take action

Earlier this week, a video where a police official can be seen manhandling a woman banker in Surat had gone viral. The incident took plac...Read More

PM Modi to launch 'Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyaan' today to boost livelihood opportunities in rural India

PM Modi to launch 'Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyaan' today to boost livelihood opportunities in rural India

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch 'Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyaan' today to boost livelihood opportunities in rural India amid COVID...Read More

Madhya Pradesh: Less GST will mean more employment in construction sector, says HM Dr Narottam Mishra to Union finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman

Madhya Pradesh: Less GST will mean more employment in construction sector, says HM Dr Narottam Mishra to Union finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman

The minister thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for giving a package of 20 lakh crore for self-reliant India campaign in this hour of c...Read More

'Economy is very much in safe hands': FM Nirmala Sitharman's jibe at historian Ramchandra Guha

'Economy is very much in safe hands': FM Nirmala Sitharman's jibe at historian Ramchandra Guha

On Thursday, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharman and historian Ramchandra Guha were involved in a verbal duel on Twitter after Guha quoted...Read More

Fiscal action to stimulate economy will depend on how COVID-19 crisis pans out: Nirmala Sitharaman

Fiscal action to stimulate economy will depend on how COVID-19 crisis pans out: Nirmala Sitharaman

New Delhi: A day after RBI projected economic contraction in 2020-21, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday said future fiscal ...Read More

Govt notifies changes in rules disallowing global tender for procurement up to Rs 200 cr

Govt notifies changes in rules disallowing global tender for procurement up to Rs 200 cr

"Govt has notified the amendments to the General Financial Rules 2017 to ensure that henceforth global tenders will be disallowed in gove...Read More

Surge in growth will happen gradually: Nirmala Sitharaman

Surge in growth will happen gradually: Nirmala Sitharaman

Exploring all the options to finance the economic package, says finance minister

FM: Loan sanctions jump to Rs 6.45 lakh cr in over 2 months

FM: Loan sanctions jump to Rs 6.45 lakh cr in over 2 months

This is a notable increase compared to the Rs 5.95 lakh crore sanctioned as of May 8 with last Rs 50,000 crore being sanctioned in just t...Read More

From substantive decisions to broader reforms, here is what FM Nirmala Sitharaman's Rs 20 lakh crore relief package missed

From substantive decisions to broader reforms, here is what FM Nirmala Sitharaman's Rs 20 lakh crore relief package missed

Many experts termed this Rs 20 lakh crore economic package announced by finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman as a long-term package and do...Read More

‘No silver bullets in stimulus package’

‘No silver bullets in stimulus package’

“The plan in our view, was a general economic agenda and lacked substantive decisions to support consumption, promote manufacturing and e...Read More

Aatmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyaan: 20 lakh crore economic package's 5 tranches in one blink!

Aatmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyaan: 20 lakh crore economic package's 5 tranches in one blink!

Under the PM Matsya Sampanda Yojna, a fund of Rs 20,000 crore is allocated for the marine, inland fisheries sector to help building new f...Read More

Teji Mandi Market closing: Bears made a roaring comeback!

Teji Mandi Market closing: Bears made a roaring comeback!

The verdict is out on the package and it has been met with a thundering disapproval. While structural reforms are welcomed, the market ex...Read More

Rahul Gandhi shares old video of Modi mocking MNREGA; thanks PM for allocating additional Rs 40,000 crore for the scheme

Rahul Gandhi shares old video of Modi mocking MNREGA; thanks PM for allocating additional Rs 40,000 crore for the scheme

On Monday, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi shared Prime Minister Narendra Modi's old video in which he is seen mocking the Mahatma Gandhi Na...Read More

5 reasons that leave many unenthused about the Atma Nirbhar schemes

5 reasons that leave many unenthused about the Atma Nirbhar schemes

The Greeks once described man as the only living creature who can stand upright, lift his face to the stars and laugh. Jackals laugh too,...Read More

FPJ Edit: The emergence of a new Modi

FPJ Edit: The emergence of a new Modi

They say every crisis is an opportunity. The coronavirus lockdown has spurred the Modi Government to undertake a comprehensive, all-embra...Read More

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