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By Manish Sen On Tuesday, January 15th, 2019

Finance secretary Ajay Narayan Jha’s term extended, named as member of 15 Finance Commission

New Delhi: The Centre has extended the term of Union Finance Secretary by a month to February 28 and has also been named as member of 15th Finance Commission. Centre has extended the term of Union Finance Secretary More...

By Manisha Sen On Tuesday, December 11th, 2018

Govt likely to make announcement on RBI soon: Finance Secretary

New Delhi: The government is likely to make an announcement regarding Urjit Patel’s successor as Reserve Bank of India’s Governor later in the day, Finance Secretary A N Jha said.Finance Secretary A More...

By Manish Sen On Monday, December 3rd, 2018

Expenditure Secy Jha appointed Finance Secretary

New Delh: A N Jha, Secretary, Expenditure, has been appointed as new Finance Secretary, a government order said Monday. Expenditure Secretary A N Jha was today appointed as Finance Secretary. Prime Minister Narendra More...

By Manisha Sen On Saturday, November 17th, 2018

Finance Secretary Adhia to retire on Nov 30; Jaitley praises his contribution

New Delhi: Showering praise on Finance Secretary Hasmukh Adhia, who retires on November 30, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Saturday said he was a no-nonsense civil servant who performed his job with professionalism.Finance More...

By Ila Choudhary On Monday, November 6th, 2017

Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia promoted as Finance Secretary

Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia has been promoted to Finance Secretary. New Delhi: Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia has been designated as the new Finance Secretary, an official order said on Monday. Adhia is a 1981 More...

By Manisha Sen On Wednesday, March 29th, 2017

Benefits of Aadhaar should not be undermined, says Finance Secretary Lavasa

New Delhi: The ‘revolutionary’ biometric identifier programme Aadhaar should not be undermined as it has brought efficiency in public spending and removed corruption, Finance Secretary Ashok Lavasa said More...

By Manisha Sen On Sunday, October 30th, 2016

Former finance secretary Chawla takes over as non-executive chairman of Yes Bank

New Delhi: Former finance secretary and Competition Commission of India chairman Ashok Chawla has taken charge as Non-Executive Chairman of Yes Bank from Sunday.Former finance secretary Ashok Chawla today took charge More...

By Ila Choudhary On Sunday, October 9th, 2016

7th Pay Commission: Report on higher allowances soon, says finance secretary

New Delhi: The committee on allowances, which is looking into allowances, which was recommended by 7th Pay Commission, will soon submit its report, Union finance secretary Ashok Lavasa said during an interview.“The More...

By Ila Choudhary On Tuesday, June 28th, 2016

7th Pay Commission to get cabinet nod tomorrow, says Finance Secretary

New Delhi: 7h Pay Commission recommendations for 4.8 million central government employees and 5.2 million pensioners will be placed in the next cabinet meeting, scheduled to be held on Wednesday, Finance Secretary More...

By Ila Choudhary On Tuesday, May 31st, 2016

Ashok Lavasa designated as Finance Secretary

New Delhi: Expenditure Secretary Ashok Lavasa, a Haryana cadre IAS officer, was today designated as the Finance Secretary.Ashok Lavasa was today designated as the Finance Secretary. The post has been lying vacant More...