Apr 05, 2017 at 19:11 | Source: PTI
The Rajya Sabha today took up the four bills related to the GST, with the Opposition questioning the government's preparedness to implement the indirect tax regime and urging for a mechanism to insulate taxpayers from harassment by tax authorities.
Mar 01, 2017 at 16:22 | Source: PTI
The Congress today dubbed the GDP numbers as "surprising" and "highly suspect" that could dent India's global credibility and accused the prime minister and the finance minister of "misleading" the public.
Jan 05, 2017 at 08:54 | Source: PTI
Recalling presentation of Budget was postponed in 2012 when Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Goa, Manipur and Punjab were to go to polls last, Sharma insisted on repeating the past precedent.
Nov 16, 2016 at 15:04 | Source: PTI
Power Minister Piyush Goyal, who spoke on behalf of the ruling side after Congress leader Anand Sharma slammed the government, rejected as baseless the opposition charge that there was "leakage" of the decision and said everyone was taken by surprise which is why there are "initial" problems.
Nov 16, 2016 at 14:00 | Source: PTI
Initiating a debate after listed business was suspended to take up a discussion on the November 8 decision to withdraw old higher denomination currency, Anand Sharma (Cong) used wit and humour to attack Modi for being insensitive to problems caused to the common man.
Nov 11, 2016 at 19:14 | Source: PTI
The demonetisation move has brought financial chaos and anarchy in the country, the Congress alleged today and asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi as to who gave him the right to limit the withdrawal of taxpayers hard-earned money.
Nov 10, 2016 at 09:04 | Source: PTI
"How can the government tell a tax payer, a person who has earned one's living and saved some money in the bank that they cannot withdraw it and the government has the right to impose a limit of Rs 2000? That is questionable, that is not fair and is unjust," he told reporters.
Sep 05, 2016 at 19:36 | Source: CNBC-TV18
In his interview to Network 18, Narendra Modi had said that he did not reveal the full economic rot before his first Budget as he thought that it would depress business and investor sentiment further
Sep 04, 2016 at 15:00 | Source: PTI
Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar today rubbished Congress allegations that Centre was indulging in politics of vendetta against its leaders by filing cases and instead claimed that it was during the opposition party's rule that attempts were made to frame Narendra Modi and Amit Shah.
Sep 04, 2016 at 11:34 | Source: NEWS18.com
Congress leader Anand Sharma called a press conference on Saturday and challenged the PM to come out with a white paper on the economy saying falling investment rates dip in manufacturing and non-creation of jobs were a matter of great concern.