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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 19, 2021, 12:18 PM IST
Finance Ministry refutes reports of whopping Rs 20,700 cr rise in 'black money' held by Indians in Swiss Banks
In an official release, the Finance Ministry stated that the figures did not indicate the 'quantum of the black money' held by Indians, stating that the biggest increase had been cited under 'Other amounts due from customers'-- which refers to bonds, securities, and various other financial instruments.
Top StoriesJun 9, 2021, 9:15 AM IST
Infosys responds to Nirmala Sitharaman on Twitter; says glitches in new tax portal being fixed
Infosys regrets these initial glitches and expects the system to stabilise during the week, the company's co-founder Nandan Nilekani said.
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 9, 2021, 7:24 PM IST
Nirmala replies to Mamata's letter to PM seeking total tax waiver on Covid-related material
In a series of posts on Twitter, Nirmala told Mamata that if full exemption from GST is given, vaccine manufacturers would not be able to offset their input taxes and would pass them on to the end consumer by increasing the price.
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."
ElectionsMar 26, 2021, 12:09 PM IST
Nirmala Sitharaman releases BJP manifesto for Puducherry elections
Earlier this week, the BJP had released a list of nine candidates for the Puducherry Assembly elections.
Top StoriesMar 10, 2021, 12:26 PM IST
PM Modi chairs BJP Parliamentary meeting, says help eligible people get COVID-19 vaccines
Union Ministers Rajnath Singh, Nirmala Sitharaman, EAM Dr S Jaishankar, Prahlad Patel were among the top BJP leaders who attended BJP parliamentary party meeting.
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.
EntertainmentMar 6, 2021, 12:25 PM IST
'Not so sasti' anymore: Taapsee Pannu reacts on I-T raids
Actor Taapsee Pannu opened up about the income tax department raids on Saturday with a series of sarcastic tweets which ended with a 'not so sasti' jibe.
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.