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Nirmala Sitharaman

Patralekha Chatterjee | Ensure growth with jobs: Don’t leave poor behind

This “jobless growth” has left millions of Indians in precarious conditions, scrounging for whatever work they can get

27 Jan 2023 12:00 AM

Chandrajit Banerjee | India needs ‘growth’ Budget as global risks get amplified

It goes without saying that the Indian economy will not remain immune to the global reverberations

17 Jan 2023 12:00 AM

AA Edit | Rupee dances to dollar tunes

Rupee has performed better than the currencies of other emerging economies as RBI spent nearly $100 bn to prevent the rupee from sliding

18 Oct 2022 12:05 AM

AA Edit | Amid global headwinds, govt must rally all forces

This is the ninth consecutive time that the retail inflation has come above RBI's tolerance level of six per cent.

14 Oct 2022 12:05 AM

Parsa Venkateshwar Rao Jr | Why Sitharaman’s appeal to India Inc seems misplaced

FM Nirmala Sitharaman made it evident that the government’s policies have been private sector-friendly through measures like the PLIs

17 Sep 2022 12:16 AM


AA Edit | FM’s India Inc investment call raises hard questions

It paints a grim picture of the Indian economy under the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government

15 Sep 2022 12:13 AM

Lok Sabha passes Finance Bill

The Union Budget 2022-23 had proposed taxing crypto assets at the rate of 30 per cent, effective from April 1

26 Mar 2022 1:11 AM

Amit shah, Rajnath to be BJP observers in UP and Uttarakhand

Amit Shah has been appointed as the BJP’s central observer for the state legislature party meeting likely to be held soon

15 Mar 2022 6:59 AM

ABG fraud detected relatively faster: FM

Nirmala Sitharaman defended the five years taken to file the first fraud complaint in the Rs 22,842 crore loan default by ABG Shipyard

15 Feb 2022 9:31 AM

RBI to issue Digital Rupee in FY23-Sitharaman

Digital currency will also lead to a more efficient and cheaper currency management system

02 Feb 2022 9:10 AM


I-T returns can be updated in two years to correct any errors

This will avoid the lengthy process of litigation if the department finds that some income has been missed out by the assesse

02 Feb 2022 2:06 AM

Budget Session: No Zero, Question hour in Parliament on Jan 31, Feb 1

Owing to the developments on these two days, there shall be no Zero and Question Hour for both Houses

29 Jan 2022 1:36 PM

Decks cleared for bad bank to start

A total of 38 large stressed accounts aggregating to Rs 82,845 crore have been identified for transfer to the NARCL

29 Jan 2022 8:41 AM

India's annual Budget again goes green, cuts down on printing to bare minimum

The Budget documents will be available mostly digitally, with only a handful of physical copies, officials said

26 Jan 2022 4:55 PM

Crypto bill to be tabled after cabinet nod: FM

This is a risky area and not in a complete regulatory framework. No decision was taken on banning its advertisements

01 Dec 2021 10:49 AM


No proposal to recognise Bitcoin as a currency: FM Nirmala Sitharaman

It was introduced in 2008 by an unidentified group of programmers as a cryptocurrency as well as an electronic payment system

29 Nov 2021 1:23 PM

UN, World Bank, IMF in need of urgent reforms: Finance Minister Sitharaman

Sitharaman arrived in the US Monday for a week-long trip to attend the annual meet of the World Bank and IMF in Washington

13 Oct 2021 11:16 AM

Bad bank to get Centre’s boost

Centre to guarantee Rs 30,000 crore purchase of NPAs by bad bank

17 Sep 2021 7:58 AM

Finance Minister: DFI to be operational soon

The budget had allocated Rs 20,000 crore to capitalise the Development Finance Institution

14 Sep 2021 8:53 AM

Modi and BJP engaged in 'buying and selling' policy, says Kharge

The NMP reverses years of established policy without any objective criterion, Kharge said

04 Sep 2021 1:59 AM