The towering statesman Jaitley during his stint as the finance minister in Modi government was instrumental in the implementation of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) even as he oversaw controversial economic decision of demon
Sonia Gandhi expressed deep pain and distress at the passing away of Arun Jaitley. Condoling his death, she said Jaitley had a long innings as a public figure, parliamentarian and minister and his contributions to public life
Congress today gave a breach of privilege notice against Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in the Rajya Sabha, accusing him of misleading the House on the issue of according special category status to Andhra Pradesh.
India needs over USD 1.5 trillion in investment in the next 10 years to bridge infrastructure gap as the government intends to connect seven hundred thousand villages with roads by 2019 as part of a massive modernisation plan
Finance minister Arun Jaitley will meet the empowered committee of state finance ministers to discuss the contours of the Goods and Services Tax Bill (GST) at a two-day meeting in Kolkata starting Tuesday.
Seeking to clear the air on a second term for RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan, Union Minister of State for Finance Jayant Sinha today said Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will take a call on this "a
Punjab Congress chief Amarinder Singh today accused Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley of "using" the Enforcement Directorate and Income Tax department against him and his family and claimed there was no illegality in any tr
Favouring consolidation in the public sector banking space, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said the government as of now is looking only at SBI merging 5 subsidiaries as well as Bharatiya Mahila Bank with itself and a de
Ahead of RBI's bi-monthly monetary policy review meeting, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said India's economy has become "stronger" and government is trying to bridge the gaps, wherever there are any, to keep up the grow
Amid 10 state-run lenders suffering losses of over Rs 15,000 crore in the March quarter, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has promised greater capital support to banks while warning that defaulters cannot be allowed to "sleep we
With crude oil price touching 7-month high of $50 a barrel, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has said India can handle the current level but higher rates will impact the economy and lead to inflationary pressure.