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Nirmala Sitaraman

Sanjeev Ahluwalia | A bottom-up view of the annual Budget

Despite the hoopla around the Union government’s Budget, for citizens, allocations in their state budgets matter more

14 Feb 2021 4:35 AM

Tarun Chugh | A Budget of aspirations, self-reliance

One of the most crucial announcements in the Budget was with regard to infrastructure development projects, across various states and UT's

12 Feb 2021 4:17 AM

Sanjaya Baru | Nirmala’s Budget made a virtue out of necessity

Declaring boldly to Parliament a fiscal deficit ratio to national income of 9.5%, the finance minister made a virtue out of necessity

08 Feb 2021 4:38 AM

AA Edit | Largesse for ‘poll’ states, MSMEs get short shrift

However, two sins of the budget — one of commission and the other of omission — have struck that jarring note

03 Feb 2021 4:37 AM

FM Nirmala Sitharaman says second tranche for migrant labourers, farmers and poor

Government to give free foodgrain supplies to migrant workers for next two months

14 May 2020 5:11 PM

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Coronavirus: Doctors, paramedics in India get 50 lakh insurance cover

Government has finalised an economic stimulus package to deal with the impact of 21-day countrywide lockdown

26 Mar 2020 5:23 PM

Sensex recovers 693 pts amid govt measures to aid coronavirus-hit economy

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said an economic package to help through the coronavirus lockdown was in works

24 Mar 2020 4:31 PM

Transmission of rate cuts will improve further: Shaktikanta Das

His comments come against the backdrop of concerns over growth of the economy, which has registered a spike in inflation

15 Feb 2020 2:14 PM

Sensex slumps over 200 pts ahead of Budget

According to analysts, investors are cautious ahead of the Union Budget

01 Feb 2020 10:17 AM

The real estate bailout: How many will it save?

While the intention behind the Cabinet decision is good, it is inadequate to solve the real estate crisis.

08 Nov 2019 2:23 AM

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Essar leads corporate deleveraging; pays off Rs 1.4 lakh crore: Prashant Ruia

I think we were the first to get off the block and actually take some decisive steps to reducing leverage, said Essar's Prashant Ruia.

13 Oct 2019 11:36 AM

Fiscal problems may tail economy booster

The stock markets rocketed in one trading day to bolster investor wealth by close to Rs 7 lakh crore.

22 Sep 2019 3:16 AM

As BJP flounders, is the best still to come?

Consider that Bangladesh started out as a devastated nation when it fought and parted company with Pakistan.

11 Sep 2019 1:37 AM

Windfall from RBI to give govt ammunition to fight slowdown, boost capex

The finance ministry has so far not detailed the blueprint of using the surplus from the RBI.

27 Aug 2019 2:25 PM

Sops fine, structural reforms needed more

Whether the measures are sufficient to bring the world’s fastest growing economy to levels that would benefit a nation of such size is moot.

25 Aug 2019 12:00 AM

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Cong calls PM a ‘serial liar’, BJP mocks crocodile tears

Nirmala denied knowledge of a claim by Admiral Ramdas (Retd.) that in 1987 no warship was used by Rajiv Gandhi’s family.

10 May 2019 5:37 AM

Much ado about assets!

Ultimately it is the people’s money that somehow ends up in the pockets of netas and babus.

15 May 2018 12:43 AM

GES 2017: Nirmala Sitaraman, KT Rama Rao to share stage with Ivanka Trump

She will speak in the Plenary Session of the summit whose theme is “Women First, Prosperity for All”.

26 Nov 2017 12:55 AM

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