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Anuradha Shukla

Budget 2021: Modi government eyes Rs 1.75 lakh crore from disinvestment

The government has already invited the Expression of Interest for Air India, BPCL and Shipping Corporation of India, while it hopes to complete disinvestment of IDBI Bank, Neelanchal Ispat Nigam etc.

02 Feb 2021

Union Budget: Special window likely for large global investors

New provisions expected to be announced in the upcoming Budget

27 Jan 2021

Centre to deliberate on key economic issues next week

While the government will brainstorm on the future course of action on these issues, the primary focus of participants will be how to effectively present the government’s rationale behind any decision

08 Sep 2018

Back in office, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley sets out to clear power NPAs

Jaitley had stopped attending office since April, after which he underwent a renal transplant operation on May 14.

24 Aug 2018

Government to conduct revaluation of seized assets of Nirav Modi, Mehul Choksi

The government will hire an independent expert to reassess all the assets.

17 Jul 2018

Government looking for retired bureaucrat to head LIC-IDBI bank

Apart from IDBI-LIC, government is considering non-executive chairman for two other PSBs including Allahabad Bank and UCO Bank.

04 Jul 2018

Government delays wheat MSP decision as PMEAC, Niti oppose increase

Despite farmers group and union asking to raise procurement price, sources from Niti Aayog, has advised the centre against increasing MSP by 50 per cent.

28 Jun 2018

Issues galore for GSTN conversion to govt entity owing to technical glitches

GSTN Council headed by Finance Minister had approved the move in a meeting in May

24 Jun 2018

Myriad benefits available for senior citizens after retirement

Senior citizens are entitled to many financial benefits and schemes extended by the government under its social security scheme.

21 May 2018

India fights back import tariffs, drags US to WTO

In its representation, India said imposing import duties on steel and aluminium will impact export of these products to the US, and is against global trade norms

20 May 2018

New tax laws for defaulters who flee abroad like Vijay Mallya, Nirav Modi

Last year, about 7,000 millionaires shifted their residence out of India or changed their citizenship.

08 May 2018

No changes in Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code till September

Insolvency law committee’s recommendations do not address all ambiguities in Code: Min

04 May 2018

Post IDBI, PMO seeks report on PSB frauds

Recent surfacing of `600 crore loan fraud involving heads of banks and BSE chairman has left the govt red-faced

01 May 2018

Firms may now be required to give employee details with tax returns 

A move proposed by the Niti Aayog may now require private companies to provide details of their employees and nature of their engagement in tax returns.

27 Apr 2018

Investing for retirement, not saving, is prudence

Have you set your financial goals for life after retirement yet? Retirement planning is not just about depositing some money in a retirement account.

23 Apr 2018