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By Ila Choudhary On Tuesday, May 8th, 2018

Finance ministry shut, says Rahul in mock note to FM from PM

New Delhi: Latching on to a news report about the absence of Union Minister Arun Jaitley and Secretary Hasmukh Adhia from the Finance Ministry at the same time, Congress chief Rahul Gandhi today took a dig at the More...

By Manisha Sen On Tuesday, March 13th, 2018

J-K minister Altaf Bukhari given additional charge of finance ministry

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Education Minister Syed Mohammed Altaf Bukhari was given additional charge of the finance ministry today, a day after Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti axed Haseeb Drabu from the post over More...

By Ila Choudhary On Saturday, February 17th, 2018

PNB fraud scam: CVC summons PNB, Finance Ministry officials

New Delhi: After a major crackdown by Enforcement Directorate (ED), Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) and Income Tax (IT) Department, one more law enforcement agency has swung into action in the Punjab National More...

By Manisha Sen On Thursday, August 3rd, 2017

Online filing of IT returns up by 20 percent: Finance Ministry

New Delhi: Online filing of income tax (IT) returns recorded a surge of 20 percent, with about 2.33 crore people submitting their returns as on August 1 for the financial year 2016-17, a senior official from the More...

By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, February 23rd, 2017

Chief Justice of India asks Finance Ministry to give details on major tax cases

New Delhi: Chief Justice of India Justice J S Khehar has written to the Finance Ministry to provide details of major tax cases pending with the Supreme Court, so that the decision in one case could have a cascading More...

By Manish Sen On Saturday, January 14th, 2017

PAC to summon Finance Ministry senior officials post budget

New Delhi: The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of Parliament will summon senior officials of the Finance Ministry after the budget session.PAC Chairman K V Thomas emphasised that the panel has the power to summon More...

By Manish Sen On Friday, December 16th, 2016

Deposits by individuals,entities to be dealt as per law: Finance Ministry

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley. New Delhi: Finance Ministry today clarified that old currency deposits in bank accounts by any entity will be monitored and each case will be dealt as per law applicable in that case. Amid More...

By Manish Sen On Wednesday, December 14th, 2016

Finance Ministry report card on GST implementation: All is well

New Delhi: Presenting a report card on the implementation of Goods and Services Tax (GST), the Ministry of Finance on Wednesday said the Government of India lost no time in implementing the GST so far and agenda More...

By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, October 6th, 2016

Finance Ministry keen to present budget on February 2 or earlier

New Delhi: Looking at advancing the date of Budget presentation to February 2 or even earlier, the Finance Ministry on Thursday briefed a Parliamentary panel on the proposed change as also the government’s More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, August 4th, 2016

No impact on inflation even if GST rate is 18-20%: Finance Ministry

New Delhi: Finance Ministry today said that all efforts are being made to roll out GST from April 1, 2017, and allayed fears that it will have an impact on inflation even if the rate is kept at 20 per cent. Finance More...