Arun Jaitley

Arun Jaitley had given written assurance for caste-based census, claims Lalu Prasad Yadav

On Monday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a meeting with the delegation of 10 parties led by Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar in the national capital to discuss a caste-based census.

published on : 25th August 2021

Hema Malini remembers former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on his second death anniversary

Former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley passed away on August 24, 2019, at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in Delhi. He was 66.

published on : 24th August 2021

Two arrested in Delhi for entering cricket stadium using fake accreditation card during IPL match

The accused have been identified as Krishan Garg of Swaroop Nagar and Manish Kansal of Jalandhar in Punjab, they said.

published on : 5th May 2021

‘Such leaders are few in number': Delhiites bid fond adieu to Arun Jaitley

Vijay Sharma, a local BJP leader from Shahdara, said that they were yet to get over their grief over the demise of senior BJP leader Sushma Swaraj when another loss had befallen them.

published on : 26th August 2019

Rain, tears at Former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley’s last rites  

The last rites of the former finance minister were performed by his son Rohan amid chanting of Vedic mantras. A gun salute was given before the last rites.

published on : 26th August 2019

Delhi Bar associations remember Arun Jaitley as someone who fought for cause of lawyers

Advocate Karnail Singh, president of Saket Bar Association, said Arun Jaitley was a great human being, leader, lawyer and politician.

published on : 25th August 2019

Farewell, Arun Jaitley: Former finance minister cremated with State honours

His body was taken to the BJP headquarters from where it was carried in a flower-decked gun carriage to the cremation ground, amidst slogans of 'Jaitley ji amar rahein'.

published on : 25th August 2019

'Don't want to continue in cabinet due to health reasons': Arun Jaitley in letter to PM Modi

Jaitley had not been attending office for about three weeks now and was admitted to AIIMS for undergoing tests and treatment for an undisclosed illness, sources said.

published on : 29th May 2019

Highlights: Re-election economics wins the day as please-all budget showers sops on voters

Finance Minister Piyush Goyal in the last Budget by the Modi government has announced tax exemption limit up to  Rs 5 lakh. This was but one of the many sops in a please-all budget.

published on : 1st February 2019

Arun Jaitley slams critics of Modi government, calls them 'compulsive contrarians'

Jaitley listed out other key issues concerning Justice Loya case, the CBI issue, RBI debate, judicial activism while highlighting how the critics have launched a crusade against the government.

published on : 17th January 2019

Allegations on Rafale 'fiction writing'; disrupters have lost on all counts, says Arun Jaitley​

Jaitley said "disrupters" have lost on all counts and those who manufactured falsehood compromised the security of the country.

published on : 14th December 2018

Lifts were stopped during 2G spectrum bidding: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley

The CBI has challenged the Patiala House court's ruling which had acquitted all the accused in the case.

published on : 5th November 2018

Some more steps likely to narrow CAD, says Arun Jaitley

Jaitley said the government cut the borrowing target for the current fiscal by Rs 70,000 crore and allowed oil companies to raise USD 10 billion in one year.

published on : 6th October 2018

Petrol, diesel cheaper by Rs 2.50 across India, by Rs 5 in BJP-ruled states

These changes will be effective from midnight, says Finance secretary Dr. Hasmukh Adhia.

published on : 4th October 2018

SC judgement on Aadhaar historic; scheme helps government save Rs 90,000 crore annually: Jaitley

The Supreme Court judgement kept the provision of Aadhaar mandatory for filing of IT returns and allotment of Permanent Account Number (PAN).

published on : 26th September 2018
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