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"Toss A Coin": P Chidambaram Jabs Arun Jaitley For Refusing Rafale Probe

Congress leader P Chidambaram on Monday ridiculed the Narendra Modi government for refusing a probe into the Rafale deal after Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley discredited former French Presiden...

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Rafale deal controversy: Arun Jaitley sees a Rahul and Hollande ‘jugalbandi’

DEFENDING the government over the Rafale aircraft deal, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley alleged on Sunday that there was some “jugalbandi (connection)” between Congress chief Rahul Gandhi and f...

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China#39;s debt rises to $2.58 trillion by August-end

China's spiralling debt, a major concern for the slowing down of its economy, has risen to USD 2.58 trillion, a media report said Sunday. The country's top legislative body has decided that the upp...

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It`s time PM Modi, Arun Jaitley `stop lying` on Rafale and agree on JPC probe: Rahul Gandhi

NEW DELHI: In a no mood to spare the BJP regime at the Centre, Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Sunday hit back at Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on the Rafale jet...

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Centre initiates consolidation of regional rural banks along with public sector lenders; to bring...

The government has initiated consolidation of regional rural banks along with the public sector lenders and intends to bring down their number to 36 from the existing 56. In this regard, the Centre...

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Small Savings Schemes: Public Provident Fund (PPF) Compared To National Savings Certificate (NSC)

The government recently hiked interest rates on small savings schemes by up to 0.4 per cent for the October-December quarter, the Ministry of Finance said in a statement on Thursday. Under this rev...

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The Minister of Finance (or simply, finance minister) is the head of the Ministry of Finance of the Government of India.