Tag: Nirmala Sitharaman

India Hosts 1st Meet Of BRICS Finance Ministers, Central Bank Governors
India Hosts 1st Meet Of BRICS Finance Ministers, Central Bank Governors

New Delhi: India hosted a meeting of BRICS Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors virtually on Tuesday. The meeting, jointly chaired by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and Reserve Bank of…

  • Tuesday, 06 April 2021
Parliament Session To Commence On Jan 29, FM Sitharaman To Present Union Budget On Feb 1
Parliament Session To Commence On Jan 29, FM Sitharaman To Present Union Budget On Feb 1

New Delhi: The Budget session of Parliament will begin on January 29 with the address of President Ram Nath Kovind to the joint sitting of both the Houses. Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is set to present the Union Budget on February 1. The session will be held in two parts — from January 29 […]

  • Tuesday, 06 April 2021
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Union Budget 2021: Big Income Tax Reliefs, Housing Loan Incentives On Cards!

Bhubaneswar: With the country wrestling out of the ‘once in a lifetime’ pandemic, every stakeholder – from common man, salaried class to corporates – have a high order of hopes from the third budget of Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman. Since the Budget is coming after a very critical period, will Sitharaman have the elbow room […]

  • Tuesday, 06 April 2021
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Union Budget 2021: Will Sitharaman Spare The Purse From Oil Price Flare?

Bhubaneswar: With the prices of petrol and diesel ruling exorbitantly high in the country, documentary evidence has come to the fore on how the flare-up is singeing the common man on streets. In the backdrop of oil price spill, the common man looks up at Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman for relief as she will […]

  • Tuesday, 06 April 2021
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Union Budget 2021: India Inc. Seems Bullish, Finds Deloitte Survey!

Bhubaneswar: Who will rule the day on Monday – the bear or the bull? Only the time will tell whether the crown will sit on bull or bear’s head tomorrow. But it seems the ‘Josh’ of India Inc. is quite high on the upcoming Budget to be presented by the Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman […]

  • Tuesday, 06 April 2021
Know History Of Budgets In India: From Landmark to Dream and Millennium Budgets et al!
Know History Of Budgets In India: From Landmark to Dream and Millennium Budgets et al!

Bhubaneswar: Since Independence, the country has seen a total of around 75 budgets, including interim budgets. The Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will be presenting the 76th Union Budget on Monday. Here is a glance at the History of Union Budget In India. When rewinding to Pre-independence India, the fact emerges out is the first […]

  • Tuesday, 06 April 2021
PM Modi Congratulates FM Sitharaman For Budget Presentation
PM Modi Congratulates FM Sitharaman For Budget Presentation

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday congratulated Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman for her marathon 110-minute Budget speech and also inquired about her health soon after she completed her presentation. The Finance Minister began her Budget speech at 11 a.m. for the third time in the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government led by Prime […]

  • Tuesday, 06 April 2021
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Budget 2021: No Change In Income Tax Slabs; Relief For Senior Citizens

Bhubaneswar: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday presented the Union Budget for the coming financial year and promised a slew of measures to revive the economy which took a beating due to the COVID-19 induced lockdown last year. People across the nation heard in bated breath Sitharaman’s speech as they eagerly waited for announcements which […]

  • Monday, 05 April 2021
Sports Budget Takes Cut Of Rs 230.78 Crore, Khelo India Sees Biggest Reduction
Sports Budget Takes Cut Of Rs 230.78 Crore, Khelo India Sees Biggest Reduction

New Delhi: The central government on Monday allocated Rs 2596.14 crore for the financial year 2021-22, a reduction of Rs 230.78 crore when compared to the amount earmarked initially for the previous year. In the last financial year, the government had allocated Rs 2826.92 crore for sports, which was later revised to Rs 1800.15 crore […]

  • Monday, 05 April 2021
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Odisha Budget 2021-22 To Be Tabled On February 22, Session To Commence From 18th

Bhubaneswar: The budget session of the Odisha Legislative Assembly will commence on February 18 and continue till April 9, 2021. The annual budget for 2021-22 will be tabled by State Finance Minister Niranjan Pujari on February 22. As per a notification issued on Monday, the budget session this year, which will begin with the Governor […]

  • Monday, 05 April 2021
Vehicle Scrapping Policy: Centre Asks Odisha Govt To Submit Report On Unfit Vehicles Within 15 Days
Vehicle Scrapping Policy: Centre Asks Odisha Govt To Submit Report On Unfit Vehicles Within 15 Days

Bhubaneswar: The Centre has directed the State Commerce and Transport Department to submit a detailed report on the old and unfit vehicles within 15 days. The directive came a day after the Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced the much-awaited voluntary vehicle scrapping policy during her Budget speech in the Parliament to phase out old […]

  • Monday, 05 April 2021
Benefiting Poor Not Some 'Damaad': FM Sitharaman's Jibe On Congress
Benefiting Poor Not Some 'Damaad': FM Sitharaman's Jibe On Congress

New Delhi: Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman lashed out at the Congress during her response to the Budget discussion in the Rajya Sabha and said the government schemes are meant only to benefit the poor and not meant for “some Damaad” (son-in-law in clear reference to Robert Vadra). Although she did not take any name […]

  • Monday, 05 April 2021
Union Budget Sets Pace For Aatmanirbhar Bharat: Finance Minister Sitharaman In LS
Union Budget Sets Pace For Aatmanirbhar Bharat: Finance Minister Sitharaman In LS

New Delh: Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday said that the Union Budget 2021-2022 has set the pace for India to become ‘Aatmanirbhar’ (self-reliant) as it draws from the experience of Prime Minister Narendra Modi when he was Chief Minister of Gujarat. While replying to the discussion on the Union Budget in the Lok […]

  • Monday, 05 April 2021
Rahul Gandhi Becoming 'Doomsday Man' For India, Says Nirmala Sitharaman
Rahul Gandhi Becoming 'Doomsday Man' For India, Says Nirmala Sitharaman

New Delhi: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday hit out at Congress leader Rahul Gandhi saying he is becoming a “doomsday man” for India by constantly insulting constitutional functionaries and creating fake narratives on various issues. Replying to the general discussion on Budget in Lok Sabha, she said the former Congress chief was creating fake […]

  • Monday, 05 April 2021
Govt Pursuing Reforms To Make India One Of World's Top Economies: FM Sitharaman
Govt Pursuing Reforms To Make India One Of World's Top Economies: FM Sitharaman

New Delhi: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday said that the government, undeterred by the COVID-19 pandemic, has been pursuing reforms for achieving sustained long-term growth in a bid to make India one of the top economies of the world in the coming decades. Replying to debate on Budget 2021-22 in Lok Sabha, she said, […]

  • Monday, 05 April 2021
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