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Top StoriesJun 29, 2021, 11:04 AM IST
PM Modi to chair Council of Minister meet tomorrow
His meeting comes two days after Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced several economic measures to revive the economy amid the Covid-19 pandemic.
Top StoriesJun 28, 2021, 4:32 PM IST
FM Nirmala Sitharaman announces Rs 1.1 lakh crore loan guarantee scheme for COVID-hit sector
The finance minister said this comprises eight relief measures and other eight measures to support economic growth.
Top StoriesJun 8, 2021, 12:41 PM IST
Nirmala Sitharaman to Infosys and Nandan Nilekani: Don't let down taxpayers, fix glitches on new website
Numerous complaints prompted the Union Finance Minister to urge Infosys and its co-founder Nandan Nilekani to ensure that taxpayers are "not let down" in the quality of service being provided.
Top StoriesMay 17, 2021, 5:24 PM IST
Tamil Nadu minister calls Sadhguru a 'law violator who will pay sooner or later'
Tamil Nadu Finance Minister PTR Palanivel Thiagarajan had in an interview to a newspaper termed as nonsense the demand made by Sadhguru to free Hindu temples from the control of the government's Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments department.
PakistanApr 1, 2021, 11:03 PM IST
Imran Khan sticks to Kashmir agenda, ignores advice to lift ban on sugar, cotton imports from India
A day after Pakistan Finance Minister Hammad Azhar stated that there was no harm if opening trade with a country reduced the burden on an ordinary Pakistani's pocket, the country's Prime Minister Imran Khan has succumbed to political interests and rejected the ECC proposal.
BusinessApr 1, 2021, 9:51 PM IST
Govt clarifies: Income of Indians working in Gulf countries exempt from tax in India
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has clarified that contrary to claims, income earned by non-resident Indians in Gulf countries will remain exempt from tax in India.
Top StoriesApr 1, 2021, 9:34 AM IST
Rate cut oversight: Finance Minister's excuse is lame, says Congress
The opposition looks set to capitalise on the recalling of the government order that announced big interest rate cuts in small savings schemes in the ongoing assembly election campaign.
Top StoriesApr 1, 2021, 8:33 AM IST
Government withdraws order that announced big interest rate cuts in small savings schemes
Withdrawing the order, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said: "Interest rates of small savings schemes of GoI shall continue to be at the rates which existed in the last quarter of 2020-2021, i.e., rates that prevailed as of March 2021."
EntertainmentMar 10, 2021, 11:02 AM IST
Here's how Taapsee Pannu reacted when Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman tweeted about IT-raids
On March 3, Income Tax Department raided Bollywood actress Taapsee Pannu. Soon after, the actress took a dig at Finance Minister and uploaded a thread of tweets on her Twitter account.
India NewsFeb 22, 2021, 11:00 AM IST
Bengal Finance minister slams Amit Shah for spreading false information on fund disbursement
West Bengal Finance Minister Amit Mitra on Sunday (February 21) accused Union Home Minister Amit Shah of giving false information about disbursement of funds by the Centre to the state.
India NewsFeb 12, 2021, 1:36 PM IST
Made West Bengal Budget while walking on treadmill: Mamata Banerjee
Recently, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee read out the budget of the state in the current financial year. As Finance Minister Amit Mitra was ill, Mamata Banerjee took the charge.
India NewsFeb 4, 2021, 1:16 PM IST
West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee likely to present state budget in Legislative Assembly
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is going to present the state budget in the upcoming session of the Legislative Assembly. In this regard, Finance Minister Amit Mitra and Assembly Speaker Biman Bandyopadhyay have also taken permission from Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar.
Top StoriesFeb 4, 2021, 11:33 AM IST
India stands united: Amit Shah rejects propaganda as global celebrities back farmers' protest
Shah joined union ministers, including Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar, India cricket captain Virat Kohli and Bollywood celebrities tweeting in apparent unison against "propaganda" that threatens national unity.
India NewsFeb 2, 2021, 10:50 AM IST
Central government grants Rs 900 crore for East-West Metro project
The Union Budget 2021 increased allocation of East-West Metro. Although Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman did not say anything about this, this information has been given on the relevant website after the presentation of the budget. It has been informed that the allocation for this project for the next financial year is 900 crore rupees.
BusinessFeb 1, 2021, 5:35 PM IST
Union Budget 2021: What's costlier and what's cheaper now?
Wondering how Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman's Budget 2021 announcements affect you? Here's a list of items that became costlier and those that became cheaper post Budget presentation.