Finance(Search results - 215)
India9, Jan 2020, 8:22 PM IST
By focusing its lens on finance minister Nirmala’s absence, Congress fails to spot real issue
Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman was absent during the pre-budget meeting chaired by PM Modi. Congress made a sexist remark on Nirmala Sitharaman and questioned how many men does it take to do a woman’s job on Twitter. BJP slammed Congress for their remarks and said Congress resorted to false narration and dramatised everything.
India31, Dec 2019, 6:23 PM IST
Government of India unveils Rs 102 lakh crore infrastructure projects for next 5 years
Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman unveiled Rs 102 lakh crore of infrastructure projects to be implemented in the next five years
World31, Dec 2019, 9:21 AM IST
US congratulates General Bipin Rawat over his appointment as India's first Chief of Defence Staff
Indian Army chief General Bipin Rawat was on Monday (December 30) announced as the first-ever Chief of Defence Staff. He will now continue to serve till March 2022 as the CDS where his primary role would be to create synergy in operations and finances of the three services.
Politics30, Dec 2019, 6:44 PM IST
Government Launches 'eBkray' To Enable Online Auction of Attached Assets by Banks
PSBs has attached assets worth over Rs. 2.3 lakh crore over the last three financial years and to enable online auction by banks of attached assets transparently and cleanly for the improved realization of value, eBkray, a common e-auction platform was launched by the Finance Minister on 28th December. The platform is equipped with property search features and navigational links to all PSB e-auction sites, provides single-window access to information on properties up for e-auction as well as the facility for comparison of similar properties, and also contains photographs and videos of uploaded properties.
Politics30, Dec 2019, 4:21 PM IST
Indian Economy Will Rebound Soon; Current Slowdown Cyclical: Vice President of India
The Vice President of India, M Venkaiah Naidu expressed confidence that the Indian economy would rebound in the near future saying that the current slowdown was cyclical. Inaugurating the 102nd annual conference of the Indian Economic Association on December 27th, he said it was true that the Indian economy was facing some challenges due to the decline in growth this fiscal. However, he said the country had faced similar slumps in the past in the wake of the East Asian financial crisis and global slowdown but bounced back with a higher growth rate every time.
India28, Dec 2019, 5:38 PM IST
From Rajasthan CM's insensitive remark to Arun Jaitley's statue, watch MyNation in 100 seconds
10 newborns have died in the last 48 hours in Kota Hospital, Rajasthan. Chief minister Ashok Gehlot has courted controversy with his insensitive remark. He said, "Such deaths happen everywhere." BJP said Congress' negligence stands exposed. Today, former Union finance minister P Chidambaram issued a caustic remark as a mark of his protest against the Army Chief. He said, "It is a shame that DGP and Army General are being asked to support the government. Let me appeal to General Rawat, you head the Army and mind your business. It's not the business of Army to tell politicians what we should do, just as it's not our business to tell you how to fight a war.” Do not miss the headlines of the day on MyNation in 100 seconds.
India28, Dec 2019, 4:36 PM IST
CAA protests: Congress leader Chidambaram asks Army Chief Bipin Rawat to ‘mind his business’
Former finance minister P Chidambaram has asked the Army Chief General Bipin Rawat to ‘mind his business’ in the context of the General condemning the CAA protests
India27, Dec 2019, 5:01 PM IST
Year Ender 2019: Events which drew political attention across the nation
The year 2019 saw several turning points in Indian history. From revoking Jammu and Kashmir’s special status through abrogation of Article 370 to the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), here are five events of 2019 that became the most prominent political issues in India.
India27, Dec 2019, 8:45 AM IST
Nirmala Sitharaman releases postage stamp to commemorate contribution of DRI
Union finance minister on Thursday (December 26) released a postage stamp in Delhi to commemorate notable contribution of the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) to the country
Politics18, Dec 2019, 7:17 PM IST
Government Plans To Bring Down Imports, Step Up Production
Piyush Goyal, Minister for Commerce and Industry and Railways addressed the inaugural session at the Exports Summit 2019 organized by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) in New Delhi on 17th December. He emphasized that the Indian industry must be enabled and empowered to take advantage of global value chains. He further noted that it is important for Government and industry to work together to make the industry more competitive and more proactive. Government is working to bring more predictability to export finance, exports scheme, and productivity.
India17, Dec 2019, 8:31 AM IST
Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman, Sonia Gandhi lock horns over student protests
Lashing out at Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi, Union finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman said that Gandhi is 'shedding crocodile tears for political gains'
India12, Dec 2019, 8:43 PM IST
From Maharashtra Cabinet expansion to dismissal of Ayodhya review petitions, watch MyNation in 100 seconds
Watch MyNation in 100 Seconds for latest news from across India including Maharashtra Cabinet expansion, dismissal of Ayodhya review petitions and more
India11, Dec 2019, 9:43 AM IST
Bihar deputy CM Sushil Modi replaces Nirmala Sitharaman as head of the Group of Ministers on IGST
Since the finance minister, Nirmala Sitharaman, is also the chairperson of the GST Council, she could not have headed the GoM panel, the GST Council said.
Business8, Dec 2019, 10:47 AM IST
Government working towards Income Tax rate slash among ways to retrieve growth: Nirmala Sitharaman
Assuring that there will be no harassment of taxpayers, finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman said the intent of the government is to further simplify taxation systems including removal of exemption
India5, Dec 2019, 7:35 PM IST
From Karnataka Assembly by-polls to Chidambaram ‘violating SC’s bail conditions’, watch MyNation in 100 seconds
Nirav Modi has been declared a fugitive economic offender under Fugitive Economic Offenders Act by the special Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) court today (December 5) in the Punjab National Bank (PNB) scam case. Order on confiscation of his properties will happen later. This and more in today’s MyNation in 100 seconds