GST: Arun Jaitley says the tax rates for 66 items have been reduced ...06-27-2017 12:06:27
The next meeting of the Council will be held on July 18, the finance minister said.
No delay in GST rollout, says Arun Jaitley; announces rates for ...06-18-2017 08:06:26
The Associated Chambers of Commerce of India had asked the Finance Ministry to postpone the implementation of the new tax regime.
Arun Jaitley files another defamation suit against Kejriwal, and 9 ...05-29-2017 12:05:26
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Kashmir: Farooq Abdullah wants Governor's rule as Mehbooba Mufti ...05-20-2017 12:05:26
The National Conference president said the government had failed and that replacing the chief minister would not help either.
Canada's Defence Minister Harjit Singh Sajjan arrives in India ...04-23-2017 08:04:27
He said he was hurt by Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh calling him a ‘Khalistani sympathiser’.
Ontario's resolution on 1984 riots 'exaggeration of facts': Arun Jaitley ...04-23-2017 08:04:27
Harjit Singh Sajjan, the defence minister in the Trudeau government, said the motion was made by a private member and did not reflect the government’s stand.
Babri Masjid demolition case: Arun Jaitley says Uma Bharti will not ...04-23-2017 08:04:27
The minister also clarified that the verdict will not have any political ramifications on selecting candidates for the president and vice president’s posts.
The Ram Jethmalani interview: Jaitley 'controls the media' and Modi ...04-15-2017 04:04:26
India's highest-paid lawyer explains why he is defending Arvind Kejriwal for Re 1 in a defamation suit filed against him by the finance minister.
Kejriwal wants to use Delhi taxpayers' money to pay legal bill in ...04-06-2017 04:04:26
Ram Jethmalani had charged him Rs 1 crore as a retainer and Rs 22 lakh for each appearance in court, but later said he could work for free if required.
Finance Bill: Arun Jaitley says BJP is being 'large hearted' in ...04-06-2017 04:04:26
The Finance Minister was defending amendments that removed caps and disclosure requirements for companies donating to parties.
Finance Bill: Arun Jaitley's reforms make it easier for political parties ...03-28-2017 04:03:27
BJP is cracking down on the black cash in the electoral system, but opening the door to American style special interests.
Parliament alone can decide MPs' pensions: Arun Jaitley after SC ...03-28-2017 04:03:27
The finance minister made the statement after Congress MP Jairam Ramesh expressed his surprise over a report that 80% of Indian MPs were crorepatis.
Arun Jaitley introduces four GST Bills in Lok Sabha03-28-2017 04:03:27
The government has set the maximum GST rate at 40% and put in provisions for an anti-profiteering authority and arrests for evading taxes.
FM Arun Jaitley Rules Out Loan Waiver To Farmers, Says States ...03-24-2017 09:03:21
Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday ruled out on farmer loan waivers by the Centre, in contrast to Prime Minister Modi’s poll-promise. However, he added that states can utilise their own resources in this regard. He clarified that the Centre will not adopt a selective approach by helping one state and not the others. … Continued
Parliament: Arun Jaitley's dangerous Finance Bill tactics should ...03-28-2017 04:03:27
Even the BJP MPs barely got a chance to look at the sweeping changes introduced by the minister.
Arun Jaitley gets additional charge of Defence Ministry as Manohar ...03-19-2017 12:03:26
Jaitley had held this position from May 2014 to November 2014.
Lok Sabha: Defence is not a political issue, Arun Jaitley tells ...03-19-2017 12:03:26
Earlier, Congress leader Jyotiraditya Scindia had alleged that the former defence minister had neglected the ministry as he was hardly ever in Delhi.
GST: July 1 looks like the possible date for rollout, Arun Jaitley says ...03-10-2017 12:03:27
Drafts of central GST and integrated GST were cleared by states on Saturday.
In budget 2017, Arun Jaitley gave flailing public health programmes ...02-11-2017 08:02:27
The finance minister gave the health ministry Rs 10,000 crores more this year, but that is still less than health allocation in 2011.
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The big news: Arun Jaitley halves tax rate for lower income slab in ...02-03-2017 04:02:26
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