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Arun Jaitley


RBI board meeting today, govt to push for governance reforms in RBI

August 31, 2020 12:08 pm

The government is looking for a consultative process in decision-making to align the overall economic policy framework, given its differences with the central bank over many issues, sources said.

Friction is good

December 20, 2020 6:28 pm

The issue of autonomy of the RBI is real. It is not about the ego or intransigence of an individual.

RBI data counters RBI claim: Credit to small firms shrinks

February 11, 2019 11:39 am

On October 30, at the meeting of the Financial Stability and Development Council chaired by Jaitley and attended by Urjit Patel among others, the central bank is learnt to have downplayed the issue of liquidity crunch.

Two years after demonetisation, Arun Jaitley says ‘the system required to be shaken’

November 09, 2018 11:35 am

Demonetisation anniversary: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said demonetisation has ushered in a better quality of life for Indian citizens.

Arun Jaitley's meeting with Vijay Mallya lasted over 15 minutes, check CCTV footage: Congress

September 13, 2018 5:18 pm

Arun Jaitley should resign from the government, Congress president Rahul Gandhi said at a press conference today.

Vijay Mallya issue on table, British PM Theresa May drops by Arun Jaitley meeting

June 18, 2020 2:56 pm

Arun Jaitley met Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond at his office in No 11 Downing Street in London.

HSBC, ICIJ list: Income Tax department detects Rs 16,200 cr black money

February 07, 2017 9:00 pm

"The government is, however, committed to taking all possible measures to bring back black money stashed by Indians in foreign countries," he said.

Lok Sabha: Arun Jaitley hits out at Congress for bringing in farmers on black money issue

February 07, 2017 8:34 pm

"Stop bringing in farmers on the issue of black money, farmers money is white and there is no tax on their money," said Jaitley.

Consultations on note ban were on since Feb, 2016: Arun Jaitley

February 07, 2017 4:36 pm

Jaitley said that in May 2016, the RBI Board took a decision on printing currency of higher denomination as a replacement to demonetised currency.

Scope of black money generation will be difficult once GST is implemented: Arun Jaitley

February 03, 2017 5:51 pm

Jaitley said there were several issues in terms of policy in relation to the draft GST legislations.


Narendra Modi rides in an e-rickshaw during 'Stand up India' launch

April 05, 2016 9:22 pm

Narendra Modi rides in an e-rickshaw during distribution of e-rickshaws under Pradhan Mantri Mudra Yojana launched under Stand up India Scheme in Noida.

Gold traders, jewellers continue their strike for the 28th day

March 29, 2016 7:20 pm

A large number of gold traders and jewellers continued their strike for the 28th day today in protest against the proposed one per cent excise duty on non-silver jewellery.

February Top Pictures: JNU protest, Jaitley's budget, Thane mass murder

March 04, 2016 2:43 pm

JNU protest, Arun Jaitley's budget, Thane mass murder - Take a look at the top happenings in the month of February.

Budget 2016-17: What's become cheap, what's become costly

February 29, 2016 4:30 pm

Here is a complete list of items that will turn costly and items that will turn cheap as a result of the Union Budget 2016-17 tabled on Monday by FM Arun Jaitley.

Budget 2016: Infrastructure and Investment sector

February 29, 2016 3:45 pm

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley unveiled a slew of initiatives for the Infrastructure and Investments sector.

Delhi's Odd/Even scheme, French troops in R-Day parade, an adult stag's Chandigarh run: Best pics in January

February 01, 2016 1:45 pm

Delhi's Odd/Even scheme, French troops in R-Day parade, an adult stag's Chandigarh run, see the best pics in January .

President Pranab Mukherjee hosts At Home: Hollande, Modi, Sonia, Kejriwal attend the reception

January 27, 2016 1:02 pm

President Pranab Mukhrjee hosted the At Home reception at the Rashtrapati Bhawan on January 26. French President Francois Hollande, who was the chief guest for the Republic Day celebrations, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congres President Sonia Gandhi, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, Foreigmn Affairs minister Sushma Swaraj, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejirwal attended the event.

Arun Jaitley shares stage with Arvind Kejriwal in Kolkata

January 08, 2016 6:55 pm

Arvind Kejrwal and Arun Jaitley temporarily put aside their difference, as they got together for Mamata Banerjee's Bengal Global Business Summit in Kolkata.

Sonia Gandhi, Arun Jaitley pay last respects to Mufti Mohammad Sayeed

January 07, 2016 3:08 pm

Mufti Mohammad Sayeed passed away early Thursday morning at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences in New Delhi where he was undergoing treatment for pneumonia. Sonia Gandhi, Arun Jaitley Dr Karan Singh, Najeeb Jung arrived at the hospital to pay last respects to the deceased J&K CM.

Arun Jaitley celebrates 63rd birthday

December 28, 2015 5:49 pm

Arun Jaitley celebrated his 63rd birthday at his residence and was greeted with flowers by his well wishers.


Senior BJP leaders remember Ananth Kumar as a leader

June 18, 2020 2:30 pm

Union minister Ananth Kumar passed away on Monday morning. He was suffering from pancreatic cancer for some time now. Senior BJP leaders paid their tributes to the leader.

Express Eye for Detail Ep 12: Two years of demonetisation, the Diwali mess and Faizabad renamed as Ayodhya

June 18, 2020 2:30 pm

Two years on, The Indian Express learns that RBI did not approve of demonetisation and more about the week’s top stories in Express Eye for Detail episode 12.

Express Eye for Detail Ep 5: Political war over Vijay Mallya, Kerala nun rape case and rising fuel prices

June 18, 2020 2:37 pm

Why are the Congress and the BJP fighting over Vijay Mallya? Is the Kerala nun's rape case the biggest blot on the church in India? And what did a Bharat bandh this week really achieve? Arun George answers the big questions of the week.

Fugitive businessman Vijay Mallya owes India Rs 9,000-crore: News in numbers

June 18, 2020 2:39 pm

Fugitive liquor baron Vijay Mallya, who has been in the UK for two years now, is accused of fraud and money laundering worth Rs 9,000 crore. Find more in today's news in numbers.

Mallya claims he met Jaitley and offered to settle debt

June 18, 2020 2:39 pm

Triggering a political firestorm in India, fugitive businessman Vijay Mallya said in London Wednesday that he had “met the Finance Minister” before leaving India in 2016 and “repeated my offer to settle with the banks”.