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Jaitley had said in Rajkot that Parliament sessions were often rescheduled to ensure they did not overlap with elections and claimed the Congress had done so too in the past.
Modi government sabotaging winter session of Parliament, says Sonia Gandhi; Arun Jaitley refutes claim
Hitting back at Gandhi, Jaitley said that rescheduling of Parliament sessions has happened several times before during election time.
Moody's upgraded India's sovereign rating to Baa2 from its lowest investment grade of Baa after a gap of 13 years.
The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) recommended the placement of Dar's name on the Exit Control List (ECL).
The accountability court on November 2 had rejected a fresh application seeking his exemption from appearing in the court proceedings.
Government on Friday reiterated its demands for reducing as well as waiving GST on many items. Fisheries Minister D Jayakumar who attended the 23rd GST meeting at Guwahati raised the issues faced by t
Reports suggested that Chinese engineers were testing techniques that could be used to build a 1,000-km long tunnel, the worlds longest, to carry water from Brahmaputra river in Tibet to Xinjiang.
With a rhyme in colloquial Hindi and a dig at Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi today mocked his claims on the economy.
The cases were registered weeks after the Supreme Court disqualified Nawaz Sharif as prime minister on July 28 in the Panama Papers scandal.
In a letter to Jaitley, Sisodia said if real estate comes under the new indirect tax regime, exorbitant hike in land prices could be checked and the flow of black money curbed.
Jaitley who arrived early in the day in New York also addressed US investors on recent economic reform initiatives.
Jaitley said that the demonetisation has resulted in a sharp reduction in insurgent and terror activities in Jammu and Kashmir.
Finance Minister T M Thomas Isaac has said the VAT imposed on petroleum products by the state government cannot be reduced.
Anti-corruption watchdog National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on September 8 filed the case against 67-year-old Dar following the July 28 verdict of the Supreme Court.
Hearing the Panama Papers case, the accountability court had on September 27 indicted Dar, 67, but the minister had pleaded not guilty to all charges, terming them as baseless.