Elderly woman

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Nirmala Sitharaman Reacts To Viral Video Of Woman Walking Miles For Pension

In a viral video, an elderly woman who walks miles to get her pension goes viral on social media platforms. Netizens take a dig at the government officials and criticized the banking, as the woman in her late 70s struggle for pension. After the viral video, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman reacted and said, "Starting in the following month, the pension will be delivered to her door."

Fri, 21 Apr 2023 - 02:50 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: pension, Finance Minister, Nirmala Sitharaman, Elderly Woman, Viral video

Courtesy: Zee News India

Nirmala Sitharaman

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Union Govt Raised Tax Demand Of Rs 14,820 Crore Under Black Money Law

The Union Finance Minister said the Ministry has raised a tax demand of Rs 14,820 crore under the black money law dealing with undisclosed foreign income. On July 25, FM Nirmala Sitharaman in a written reply to Lok Sabha said, after completing an assessment in 368 cases related to deposits made in unreported foreign bank accounts in HSBC, undisclosed income has been brought to tax and penalty.

Tue, 26 Jul 2022 - 03:32 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Nirmala Sitharaman, Finance Minister, Black Money Law

Courtesy: Zee News

UK PM Boris Johnson

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UK Health Secretary, Finance Minister Resign; UK PM Boris Johnson Declares New Name

Shortly after UK Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak and UK Health Secretary Sajid Javid submitted their resignation letters on July 4, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson appointed new UK Health Secretary and Finance Minister. Steve Barclay, the UK Cabinet chief of staff, has been nominated as the country's new health secretary. Nadhim Zahawi, the UK education secretary, has been appointed as the country's new finance minister.

Wed, 06 Jul 2022 - 10:05 AM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: United Kingdom, Prime Minister, Health Secretary, Finance Minister, UK Cabinet

Courtesy: ANI

Telangana Finance Minister T Harish Rao

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Telangana Finance Minister Slams Central Govt, Demands Issue Of White Paper On Jobs

Telangana Finance Minister T Harish Rao slammed Bharatiya Janata Party-led central government on July 4 and asked them to submit a white paper on providing two crore jobs per year, as pledged during elections. He claimed the Telangana agitation was primarily about water, finances, and employment. He said Telangana's growth serves as an example for the rest of the nation and if Center provided funding, Telangana will continue to flourish. 

Tue, 05 Jul 2022 - 09:47 AM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Telangana, Finance Minister, white paper, Jobs, Centre

Courtesy: ANI

Nirmala Sitharaman with US Secretary of Commerce

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Nirmala Sitharaman Invites US Investors To Join Nation's "Growth Story"

Indian Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has invited leading US investors to become a part of "India's growth story." Sitharaman held a round-table meeting with leading businesspersons in the private sector, top executives, institutional investors, among others. Sitharaman, who has been on an official visit to the United States, had recently also met with the World Bank President and the US Secretary of Commerce, to discuss economic… read-more

Tue, 26 Apr 2022 - 07:21 PM / by Varun Das

Tags: Finance Minister, business, Investment, investors, Nirmala Sitharaman

Courtesy: ANI

Assam Legislative Assembly

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Assam Budget Session For 2022-2023 To Begin From March 14

The 2022-2023 Assam Budget Session is to begin from March 14 and will continue till April 1. Finance Minister Ajanta Neog will present the budget in the Legislative Assembly on March 16, said Heman Das, Principal Secretary. "We have 11 working days during the session. Six bills will be tabled in the assembly," Das said. Furthermore, the first day of Budget session will begin with the Assam Governor's speech.

Sun, 13 Mar 2022 - 02:12 PM / by Madhvi Jha

Tags: Budget session, Assam, Ajanta Neog, Finance Minister, Heman Das

Courtesy: ANI

Union finance minister Nirmala Sitharam in session

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FM Sitharaman To Launch e-Bill Aiming Enhanced Business Ecosystem

Union FM Nirmala Sitharam is to launch an electronic bill (e-Bill) for businesses, on March 2. The Minister had announced digital bill during the 2022-2023 budget, which will be a part of the 46th Civil Accounts Day organised by Dr Ambedkar International Centre in Delhi. With the introduction of e-bill, Indian business will have transperant, paperless efficient payment ecosystem, in all ministries and government departments. 

Tue, 01 Mar 2022 - 06:37 PM / by Rupsa Debnath

Tags: Finance Minister, Nirmala Sitaraman, e-Bill, Union budget, Finance

Courtesy: ANI

Budget 2022

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Here's What Will Be Cheaper & Costlier With New Budget 2022

The 2022-2023 budget will make various products cheaper and expensive, in India. Items of import, imitation jewellery, earphones, speakers, solar cells modules, unblended fuels, X-Ray machines and umbrellas will be costlier. Meanwhile, smart watches, petroleum refining chemicals, hearing aid, chargers, cameras for phones, farming tools, cocoa beans and steel scraps will be cheaper. In addition, 30% tax would be imposed on digital currency/… read-more

Tue, 01 Feb 2022 - 07:49 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Budget Presentation, Nirmala Sitharaman, Finance Minister, expensive, Indian government

Courtesy: NDTV

FM Nirmala Sitharaman

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Nirmala Sitharaman Arrives At Finance Ministry, Budget Speech At 11 Am

Ahead of the Budget Session speech, on February 1, at 11 am, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has arrived at the Finance Ministry. After Finance Minister MoS Finance Pankaj Chaudhary and Bhagwat Karad have also arrived. Moreover,  the Union Budget Session 2022 started from January 31, with President Ram Nath Kovind's speech. Divided in phases, the first part of the budget session is from January 31 to February 11. 

Tue, 01 Feb 2022 - 09:26 AM / by Madhvi Jha

Tags: Nirmala Sitharaman, Finance Minister, Budget, President Ram Nath Kovind

Courtesy: ANI

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman

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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman Chairs Pre-Budget Meeting With States & UTs

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is conducting a pre-budget meeting with finance ministers of states and union territories (UTs)  on December 30, at Vigyan Bhawan in New Delhi. Furthermore, CMs who holds portfolio of FM like Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar and Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel are also attending the meeting. Manoj Sinha the Lieutenant Governor of Jammu & Kashmir is also attending the meeting,… read-more

Thu, 30 Dec 2021 - 01:34 PM / by Madhvi Jha

Tags: Nirmala Sitharaman, Finance Minister, Pre-Budget, Vigyan Bhawan, Union Territory, Monohar Lal Khatrar, Chattisgarh, Haryana

Courtesy: ANI