Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said that insurance companies were facing liquidity pressure and the higher limit would help meet the growing capital requirement
"Not so sasti anymore," Taapsee Pannu responds to the IT raids at her place, referring to Kangana Ranaut's "sasti copy" remark from 2019
Nirmala Sitharaman, while presenting the Union Budget today, also said that a higher education commission will be set up to act as an umbrella body for standard-setting, accreditation, regulation, and funding
Energy consumption growth trended higher in October at 12 percent year-on-year, said the finance minister
The relaxations were announced by Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman during the nationwide COVID-19 lockdown
GST Council to discuss waiver of late fee for August 2017 to January 2020; next meeting to be held on 14 June
The CBIC said late fee is imposed to ensure that the taxpayers file return in time and pay taxes on the amount collected from buyers and due to the government.
Migrants walking home desperately need money in their pockets; FM has seen to some of their needs, but not this one
Migrants working in the informal sector have felt the bulk of the negative impact of the lockdown that has been in place in order to prevent the spread of COVID-19
Nirmala Sitharaman's economic stimulus package does not have something for everyone; need to address concerns of startups, retail
'For every section of our society there is something in the AatmaNirbharBharat,' said Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, while making announcements of the Rs 20 lakh crore package on Wednesday.
Coronavirus pandemic: Govt considering another package after 15 April to minimise impact, says report
There have been discussions about a package but nothing has been finalised yet, the official said, adding that the idea is to revive consumption, "so some measures might be needed."
Nirmala Sitharaman announcements on Coronavirus: FM unveils Rs 1.7 lakh crore relief package, gives free LPG, wheat, rice to poor; key takeaways
The Central government on Wednesday unveiled an economic package worth Rs 1.7 lakh crores primarily focussed at the poorest and most vulnerable sections of the society.
Coronavirus outbreak: SEBI further relaxes compliance norms for listed firms; companies granted time till 30 June for filing financial results
On Thursday, the SEBI gave a 45-day relaxation for companies to file their fourth-quarter results as well as an additional one-month time to submit their annual results.
Govt nod to reconstruction scheme for Yes Bank; moratorium to be lifted in 3 days after notification of revival plan
Sitharaman said that State Bank of India (SBI) will invest 49 percent of equity in Yes Bank, with other investors also being invited.
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman says 'steadiness' in economy is a good sign with Q3 GDP growth at 4.7%
Speaking at <em>CNBC-TV 18</em>'s Business Leadership Awards 2020, Sitharaman made it clear that she was not expecting a jump in the GDP growth number either.
New UK finance minister Rishi Sunak should resist rewriting fiscal rules; avoiding spend cut may lead to tax hike: Report
Another research institute, the Resolution Foundation, said on Monday that Sunak would have to raise taxes if he wants to increase spending.
RBI holds policy rates: Central bank is caught in a tight spot to balance growth and inflation worries
The Budget announced by finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman was a lost opportunity to revive the demand scenario
Why India’s athletes and sports federations should not be worried that budgets have been ‘reduced’ in an Olympic year
Should then India’s athletes and National Sports Federations be worried that the budgets have been ‘reduced’ in the Olympic year? We try to simplify matters:
Disinvestment proceeds to be used for creating infrastructure for country, not to bridge revenue deficit: Nirmala Sitharaman
The government set an ambitious disinvestment target of Rs 2.10 lakh crore for the next financial year, which includes selling stake in BPCL and insurance behemoth LIC.
Budget 2020: From P Chidambaram to Sitaram Yechury, Opposition leaders slam Nirmala Sitharaman, say she served only 'platitudes and slogans'
Soon after Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharam unveiled the Union Budget 2020-21, Opposition leaders tore into the Budget, claiming that if offered no concrete solutions to the challenges facing the economy
Unwell Nirmala Sitharaman cuts short Budget speech in Lok Sabha after speaking for record 160 minutes
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday cut short her Budget speech in Lok Sabha as she felt unwell after speaking for a record 160 minutes.
Budget 2020: Centre to hike investment limit of FPI in corporate bonds from 9% to 15%, says Nirmala Sitharaman
The government plans to increase investment limit of foreign portfolio investors (FPI) in corporate bonds from 9 per cent to 15 percent, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Saturday.