Nirmala Sitharaman(Search results - 172)
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
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.
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.
Politics17, Dec 2019, 7:26 PM IST
India Ranks 63rd Among 190 Countries in World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business Report 2020
India’s remarkable jump in World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business Report 2020 India ranks 63rd among 190 countries improving by 14 ranks from its rank of 77 in 2019. India has improved its rank in 7 out of 10 indicators and has moved closer to international best practices. The 2020 edition of the Report acknowledges India as one of the top 10 improvers, third time in a row, with an improvement of 67 ranks in 3 years. It is also the highest jump by any large country since 2011.
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'
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.
India10, Dec 2019, 4:27 PM IST
‘Rape in India’ comment: Congress leader Adhir Ranjan’s ludicrous statement worse than rape itself?
Congress leader Adhir Ranjan has India is going from “Make in India to Rape in India”. His statement only makes us wonder if Parliamentary democracy has died.
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
India5, Dec 2019, 5:20 PM IST
Nirmala Sitharaman on onion remark: Part of video clip quoted 'out of context and is misleading’
Minutes after senior Congress leader and INX Media scam accused P Chidambaram took a jibe at Nirmala Sitharaman over the onion prices issue, the finance minister said her remark was taken “out of context”
India2, Dec 2019, 7:52 PM IST
Nirmala Sitharaman replies to ‘Nirbala’ jibe, says her party is not the one to run away
In her fierce reply to her being called ‘Nirbala’, finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman hit back saying she was not the one to run away from questions when they were posed
Politics26, Nov 2019, 5:50 PM IST
India's Economy To Grow 6.4% By 2021: OECD
The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) on 21st November slightly cut India’s economic growth forecast for 2019 to 5.8% but said it would pick up to 6.2% in 2020 and further to 6.4% in 2021. Paris-based OECD said private investment would bounce back as capacity utilisation rises and the cost of borrowing for the corporate sector declines. According to OECD India has been a growth champion in recent years and has succeeded in taming inflation, the current account deficit, and non-performing loans.