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Modi Government 3.0: Nitin Gadkari & Nirmala Sitharaman assume ministerial role

Modi Government 3.0: Nitin Gadkari & Nirmala Sitharaman assume ministerial role

Nitin Gadkari assumed charge as Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways, while Nirmala Sitharaman take charge as Minister of Finance under Modi 3.0 government.

12 June,2024 12:00 PM IST | New Delhi | mid-day online correspondent
Modi’s power squad: Top ministers retained, new faces in key roles

Modi’s power squad: Top ministers retained, new faces in key roles

PM Modi keeps Shah, Rajnath, Sitharaman, and Jaishankar in top ministries; new entrants take agriculture, health, and more

11 June,2024 08:10 AM IST | New Delhi | Agencies
Lok Sabha Elections 2024: Activists to set up citizen’s vigil on counting day

Lok Sabha Elections 2024: Activists to set up citizen’s vigil on counting day

The monitoring exercise, which will be observed across the country in around 350 counting booths, will include the likes of economist Parakala Prabhakar and activist Teesta Setalvad

03 June,2024 07:27 AM IST | Mumbai | A Correspondent
Incorrect to say Centre not giving funds to Punjab, says Nirmala Sitharaman

Incorrect to say Centre not giving funds to Punjab, says Nirmala Sitharaman

"In 2018-2019, Punjab received investment of Rs 43,323 crore and in the year 2019-20 the investment was Rs 12,267 crore, which increased again in 2020-21

29 May,2024 08:24 AM IST | Ludhiana | mid-day online correspondent
Don't use our family matters for political mileage: Somnath Bharti's wife

Don't use our family matters for political mileage: Somnath Bharti's wife

He also alleged that the union minister accused him of hitting a journalist on a news channel, and sought apologies from her and the BJP

19 May,2024 08:45 AM IST | New Delhi | mid-day online correspondent
Nirmala Sitharaman slams TMC govt for Bengal's 'decline'

Nirmala Sitharaman slams TMC govt for Bengal's 'decline'

"It is lower than the eight northeastern states... This is due to the flight of industry from here and lack of job creation," the union finance minister added

17 May,2024 06:04 AM IST | Kolkata | mid-day online correspondent
Stable government, taxation policy and regulatory framework are important for ma

Stable government, taxation policy and regulatory framework are important for ma

The Finance Minister also highlighted the significant growth of the BSE's market capitalization, which increased from 76 lakh crore ten years ago to 400 lakh crore in April

15 May,2024 09:35 AM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent

"Congress' approach to terror always been weak, soft": Nirmala Sitharaman

Nirmala Sitharaman alleged that terror incidents were tolerated during the Congress' tenure without a serious response

12 May,2024 04:25 PM IST | New Delhi | ANI
'GST lowered taxes on many essential items compared to pre-GST rates'

'GST lowered taxes on many essential items compared to pre-GST rates'

Union minister also emphasized the pro-poor approach of GST, with consistently falling effective weighted average GST rates since 2017

07 May,2024 02:05 PM IST | New Delhi | ANI
Indian economy will regress into 'fragile five' if Congress' manifesto to be imp

Indian economy will regress into 'fragile five' if Congress' manifesto to be imp

Sitharaman's attack comes against the backdrop of the 'conducting an economic survey and x-ray of society' remarks made by Rahul Gandhi and the BJP's allegation that Congress is planning redistribution of wealth if voted to power

05 May,2024 06:31 AM IST | Pune | mid-day online correspondent

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