Narendra Modi meets 'friend' Arun Jaitley's family on return home

Delhi: In his first public engagement after returning from the G7 Summit in Paris, ..

Jaitley to be cremated at Nigambodh Ghat in afternoon
President Kovind pays homage to Jaitley
President Kovind, several leaders pay homage to Jaitley at residence
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Arun Jaitley likely to resume charge of Finance Ministry Friday

Dealing with terrorists refusing to surrender not 'muscular policy': Jaitley

New Delhi: Hitting out at Congress and human rights groups, Union Minister Arun Jaitley said today that dealing with terrorists who ..

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GST Council defers decision on sugar cess, refers digital payments incentive issue to GoM

New Delhi: The all-powerful GST Council on Friday deferred a decision on levying a cess on sugar and referred the issue of incentivising ..

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There is more than adequate currency in circulation: Jaitley

New Delhi: Allaying fears of currency shortage in the country, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday said the government has reviewed ..


FM to present Union Budget 2018 today

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will present the Union Budget 2018 on Thursday at 11 am in the parliament. The last full Union ..


Note ban was to change the way India spends: Jaitley

New Delhi: Mounting a powerful defence of the demonetisation measure designed to curb black money, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on ..

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Jaitley describes note ban as 'watershed moment'

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today described India's biggest-ever note ban a year ago as a watershed moment in the ..

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Jaitley hits back at Rahul's 'Gabbar Singh' comment on GST

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday hit back at Congress leader Rahul Gandhi for describing GST as 'Gabbar Singh ..


Cabinet approves Rs 2.11 lakh crore recapitilisation for public sector banks

New Delhi: In a major bid to boost flagging economic growth and increase bank credit flow, the Union Cabinet on Tuesday accorded approval ..

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Working on plan to rebuild capacity of banking sector: Jaitley

Washington: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has said the government, faced with a "catch-22 situation" over the issue of non-performing ..


Jaitley holds talks with Japan to boost military ties

Tokyo: India and Japan today resolved to further strengthen military cooperation as the two countries held wide-ranging talks on bilateral ..


Govt deregisters 2.09 lakh companies; directors face action

New Delhi: The government on Tuesday said that names of over 2.09 lakh firms have been struck off from register of companies for failing ..

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'Large portion of notes deposited could be black money'

New Delhi: Denying that demonetisation failed to achieve its objectives, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday said the measure ..


Right to privacy subject to 'reasonable' restrictions: Jaitley

New Delhi: Union Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday said the Supreme Court judgment recognising Right to Privacy as a fundamental right ..

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Parliament passes bill on action against loan defaulters

New Delhi:The Rajya Sabha on Thursday passed the Banking Regulation (Amendment) Bill, 2017, which will enable the government to empower ..

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Jaitley fails to recall real martyrs, says MB Rajesh in open letter

Kozhikode: Palakkad MP M B Rajesh, in an open letter to Union Defence Minister Arun Jaitley, noted that the minister fail to recall ..


Governor not in town; CPM’s agitation in front of Raj Bhavan to go in vain

Thiruvananthapuram: The Dharna conducted by CPM in front of the Raj Bhavan when Defence Minister Arun Jaitley visits the residence ..


Jaitley leads top military delegation to Russia

New Delhi: Defence Minister Arun Jaitley is leading a high profile military team on a three-day visit to Russia from today. According ..


No plans to tax agriculture income, Centre cannot: Jaitley

New Delhi: The government has no plans to impose any tax on agricultural income, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Wednesday putting ..


Budget 2017: Little to affect the auto industry

The highly anticipated 2017 Budget announcement has included little to affect either carmakers or car buyers. The reason? Since the ..


Speaker gives approval to present Union Budget

New Delhi: Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan has given approval to Union Finance Minister to present the Union Budget 2017. Accordingly, ..

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Jaitley hints not all scrapped currency will be remonetised

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today hinted that not all of the Rs 15.44 lakh crore worth of currency junked will be remonetised ..

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Co-op crisis: Kerala Ministers hold talks with Jaitley

New Delhi: Finance Minister Thomas Isaac and Minister for Co-operation Kadakampally Surendran on Friday held talks with Union Finance ..

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Deposits of old notes in banks not to enjoy tax immunity: FM

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said deposits of now-defunct old Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 currency notes in bank accounts ..


4-tier GST structure of 5-28% on anvil; inflation to come down

New Delhi: A four-tier GST tax structure of 5, 12, 18 and 28 per cent that aims to lower tax incidence on most goods and keep out essential ..

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Pak will pay heavily, India has suffered enough in silence: Jaitley

New Delhi: If Pakistan inflicts injuries on India, the costs are going to be far heavier for them, Union Minister Arun Jaitley has ..


GST threshold fixed at Rs 20 lakh, rate to be decided in Oct

New Delhi: In a big step forward on GST implementation, the Centre and states today reached an agreement on keeping traders with annual ..

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All states support GST, barring Tamil Nadu: Jaitley

Kolkata: Virtually all states have supported the idea of GST except Tamil Nadu which has "some reservations", Finance minister ..


Kerala let down by UDF and LDF: Jaitley

Thiruvananthapuram: In a sharp attack on Congress and CPI-M in Kerala, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said the state had ..


Its official; NDA Kerala unit comes into existence

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala unit of National Democratic Alliance (NDA) has come into existence. A declaration in this regard was ..

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Agriculture in stress, manufacturing holds promise: Jaitley

New York: With Indian agriculture remaining a worrisome sector and services doing rather well, it is manufacturing that can create ..

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Economy leading India-China relationship: Jaitley

New York: Economy is leading the way in the relationship between India and China, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said as he stressed ..

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Hyd, JNU issues ultra-Left movements with a small section of Jehadis: Jaitley

New Delhi: Both the Hyderabad Central University (HCU) and JNU events were "ultra-Left movements" also involving a small ..

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'Ek Bharat Shrestha Bharat' scheme to be launched

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday announced that 'Ek Bharat Shrestha Bharat' scheme will be launched with ..

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Investment of Rs.97,000 crore in road sector: Jaitley

New Delhi: In a major push on infrastructure, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday announced allocation of Rs.97,000 crore for the ..

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Finance minister allocates Rs.38,500 crore for MNREGA

The NDA government, which had earlier raised doubts over the efficacy of MGNREGA, today increased its allocation by over Rs 3,800 ..

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Jaitley to meet I-T industry representatives ahead of budget today

New Delhi: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will hold a pre-budget consultative meeting with representatives of the Information ..

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Kejriwal refuses to give in to BJP's apology demand

New Delhi: A day after the BJP sought an apology from Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for his allegations against Finance Minister ..

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Modi wishes Jaitley on birthday

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday wished Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on his birthday. "Dear Arun ji, wishing ..