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Citizenship Bill: Attempts being made to create unrest in Assam, says Himanta Biswa Sarma

This is applicable to those who came to India before December 31, 2014.

published on : 24th January 2019

Pakistan's government announces new measures to promote investment, economic growth

He said that measures taken by the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf government would boost manufacturing and exports, encourage low-cost housing and facilitate agricultural financing to promote economic acti

published on : 23rd January 2019

Piyush Goyal named Finance Minister nine days ahead of interim budget

The BJP-led NDA government will be presenting its last Budget on February 1.

published on : 23rd January 2019

Malaysia says Goldman Sachs apology not enough, wants USD 7.5 billion

Goldman's role has come under scrutiny as it helped arrange $6.5 billion in bonds for the investment vehicle, and Malaysia has accused the bank and its former employees of stealing large amounts.

published on : 18th January 2019

Food surpluses have led to dip in farmers' income: Arun Jaitley

The Union Finance Minister said that for several years, the management of the food surplus is constituting a challenge for the government.

published on : 17th January 2019

Consult States before fixing GST Council agenda: FM Yanamala Ramakrishnudu

Yanamala said the States have issues particularly related to exemptions and reductions in rates of taxes, some of which are not all discussed, even though several letters are sent to the council.

published on : 11th January 2019

Arun Jaitley defends decision to send CBI senior officers on leave 

'The government took this decision to protect the integrity of the CBI. Government took the action of sending two senior officers of CBI on leave on CVC's recommendation,' he said.

published on : 8th January 2019

Why buy only 36 Rafale aircraft when Air Force required 126? asks P Chidambaram

Taking to Twitter, Chidambaram said the Air Force wanted at least seven squadrons (126 aircraft) and this figure was recommended by the Defence Acquisition Council too.

published on : 4th January 2019

Companies (Amendment) Bill 2018 introduced in Lok Sabha

The Bill is based on a government-appointed panel's recommendations to review offences under the Companies Act, 2013 in order to promote Ease of Doing Business along with better corporate compliance.

published on : 20th December 2018

Government respects RBI autonomy, reiterates Finance Minister Arun Jaitley

If there is a scarcity of capital in the market, it has to be flagged to the concerned authority, he said. 

published on : 15th December 2018

International trade without tariffs crucial today: Jaitley

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley spoke amidst growing concerns over tariff wars across the world.

published on : 3rd December 2018

Sea warning systems need to be more efficient: Minister TM Thomas Isaac

Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan will inaugurate the distribution of ISRO’s satellite phones for fishermen on November 30, Fisheries Minister J Mercykutty Amma said. 

published on : 29th November 2018

Rs 1,000 crore for post-flood road work

Administrative sanction has been given for providing H1,000 crore for reconstructing roads damaged in the flood, Finance Minister Thomas Isaac has said.

published on : 29th November 2018

Centre undermining institutions: Bengal Finance Minister Amit Mitra

'They have to learn. This is only a symptom of a disease. No such incident of conflict in institutions was reported during previous governments,' Mitra said.

published on : 24th November 2018

Demonetisation, GST cost economy Rs 4.75 lakh crore

Speaking about demonetisation of high-value currency notes on November 8, 2016, Mitra said it has hit farmers and unorganised sector of the economy badly since their business mode was cash dependent.

published on : 23rd November 2018
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