Updated : 2 weeks, 3 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], Oct 4 (ANI): The Union Health Secretary Preeti Sudan has written to the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) and State governments to conduct monthly drive and inspect the availability and usage of e-cigarettes in educational institutions.
New Delhi [India], Oct 4 (ANI): Security Printing and Minting Corporation of India Ltd (SPMCIL) on Friday paid a dividend of Rs 218.48 crore to the government for 2018-19 in compliance of Department of Investment and Public Asset Management (DIPAM) guidelines.
Updated : 2 weeks, 4 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], Oct 3 (ANI): In a relief measure that directly impacts Central government employees, the government on Thursday announced the lowering of interest rate for House Building Advance (HBA) which in turn will benefit government employees who wish to construct their own house.
New Delhi [India], Oct 3 (ANI): US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross met Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in the national capital on Thursday.
Updated : 2 weeks, 5 days ago IST
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Oct 2 (ANI): BJP MP Tejasvi Surya on Wednesday stated that he will request the Finance Minister, Nirmala Sitharaman to waive off the GST levied on finished Khadi products on the occasion of the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi.
Updated : 2 weeks, 6 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], Oct 1 (ANI): Lauding the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC), Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday said it has improved business environment in the country by making it easier for businesses to exit in case of difficulties.
Updated : 3 weeks, 2 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], Sept 28 (ANI): The Congress said on Saturday India's debt has risen to Rs 88 lakh crore under the BJP-led goverment and accused the ruling coalition of lacking a strategy to boost the economy.
New Delhi [India], Sept 28 (ANI): Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday asked representatives of central public sector enterprises (CPSEs) and other government agencies to launch a new drive for clearing pending dues to contractors and suppliers by mid-October.
Updated : 3 weeks, 3 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], Sep 27 (ANI): Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday asked various ministries to give capital expenditure (capex) plans for next four quarters and said the government's expenditure plan is on track.
New Delhi [India], Sept 27 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will hold a meeting in Delhi with secretaries and financial advisors of key selected ministries to review the total CapEx by the ministries in 2019-20 on Friday.
Updated : 3 weeks, 4 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], Sept 26 (ANI): After meeting top management of private sectors banks, NBFCs, microfinance institutions (MFIs) and small finance banks, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday said that she had not heard of any liquidity problem from them.
Hong Kong, Sep 26 (ANI): India's corporate tax cuts support efforts to stimulate investment and GDP growth in the medium term but will cause the fiscal deficit to widen in the near term, Fitch Ratings said on Thursday.