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  • Nirmala Sitaraman And Sonia Gandhi

    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.

  • 2- हेमंत विश्वा शर्मा: 2014 में हेमंत विश्वा शर्मा कांग्रेस पार्टी के नेता थे। वे नॉर्थ ईस्ट के बड़े चेहरे थे, उस वक्त कांग्रेस के पास सात राज्यों में से पांच में सत्ता थी। वहीं, भाजपा के पास नॉर्थ ईस्ट का एक भी राज्य नहीं था। एक साल बाद हेमंत ने कांग्रेस छोड़ दी। उन्होंने भाजपा के नेतृत्व वाले पूर्वोत्तर लोकतांत्रिक गठबंधन के अध्यक्ष के रूप में पदभार संभाला और क्षेत्र में राज्यों के लिए पार्टी की रणनीति तैयार की। 2018 दिसंबर तक उन्होंने सातों राज्यों में पार्टी की पकड़ मजबूत करने में काफी अहम रोल निभाया। 2019 में उन्हें भाजपा ने लोकसभा का टिकट नहीं दिया, पार्टी चाहती थी कि वे सातों राज्यों में प्रचार करें। भाजपा ने 7 राज्यों में 25 सीटें जीतीं, यहां भाजपा को 2014 में सिर्फ 8 सीटें मिली थीं।

    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

  • Government Launches 'eBkray' To Enable Online Auction of Attached Assets by Banks

    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.

  • Indian Economy Will Rebound Soon; Current Slowdown Cyclical: Vice President of India

    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.

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    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

  • Government Plans To Bring Down Imports, Step Up Production

    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.

  • Decoding The Economy ||  India Ranks 63rd Among 190 Countries in World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business Report 2020

    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.

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    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'

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    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.

  • adhir ranjan choudhari

    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. 

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    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

  • MN 100 seconds - ENGLISH

    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

  • Video: Finance Minister was speaking on onion, when someone said, eating onion causes cancer

    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”

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    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 

  • India's Economy To Grow 6.4% By 2021: OECD

    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. ​​​​​​​