Tag Archives: Arun Jaitley

PM Modi turns 68, celebrates birthday in Varanasi with schoolchildren

Prime Minister Narendra Modi turns 68 today and the social media is poured with innumerable wishes for him. He will be in Parliamentary Constituency of Varanasi to celebrate his 68th birthday. He will spend a day with schoolchildren and watch “Chalo Jeete Hai”, a film based on PM Modi’s life. Later, he will interact with […]

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi Alleges CBI to help Vijay Mallya Escape

Congress President Rahul Gandhi has claimed that the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) had helped fugitive tycoon Vijay Mallya to escape successfully from the country by changing the “detain” notice to “inform”. He also made allegations to Prime Minister Narendra Modi claiming that it was inconceivable without his approval. Allegations have flown thick and fast […]

“Less than 6 hours left”, Rahul Gandhi reminds Arun Jaitley over Rafale deal

Congress President Rahul Gandhi reminded deadline to Finance Minister Arun Jaitley over Rafale deal to order a joint parliamentary committee (JPC) probe is inching closer. Rahul in a tweet said,“Dear Mr Jaitley, Less than 6 hrs left for your deadline on the #Rafale JPC to run out. Young India is waiting. I hope you’re busy […]

0% GST on Sanitary Napkins, Piyush Goyal announced

Central Government has withdrawn a controversial tax on sanitary napkins following a vocal campaign leg by social activists to encourage women education and empowerment. Last year, Arun Jaitley argued that if the GST for sanitary napkins is lowered to 0%, ‘there would be no Indian manufacturer left’. On Saturday, the Goods and Services Tax Council […]