Next 25 years will be ‘Amrith Kaal’ : Nirmala Sitharaman

Sunday, May 15th, 2022
Nirmala Seetharaman

Mangaluru : Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday urged graduating management students to serve the community after understanding its needs, thereby strengthening the macro economic activities of the country. Speaking at the 36th annual convocation of T.A. Pai Management Institute at Manipal, Ms. Sitharaman said acquiring skills from the institute would not be enough […]

Nirmala Sitharaman inaugurates Sri Krishna Balaniketana extension block at Kukkikatte

Saturday, May 14th, 2022

Udupi : Union minister of finance and corporate affairs Nirmala Sitharaman inaugurated the extension block of the Sri Krishna Balaniketana at Kukkikatte on Saturday. Speaking after inaugurating minister said, “Pejawar senior pontiff, the late Sri Vishwesha Thirtha, has been a beacon of light for all that the Hindu dharma professes. In his lifestyle and mindset […]

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman arrives Udupi

Saturday, May 14th, 2022
Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman arrives Udupi

Manipal : Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman arrived in Udupi-Manipal on Friday night for a three-day state tour. The Finance Minister will address the convocation ceremony of T A Pai Management Institute (TAPMI). Priot to that the minister will be inaugurating the Sri Vishwa Tirtha Dhama at Kukkikatte. This is Nirmala Sitharaman’s maiden visit to […]

Union Finance Minister promised to retain IT office in Mangalore

Friday, September 18th, 2020

Mangaluru :  Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has agreed to retain the office of the Principal Commissioner of Income Tax in Mangaluru and promised to rescind the order merging it with the one in Panaji, Goa sai, MP Nalin Kumar Kateel on Thursday. Taking to Twitter, Mr. Kateel said that he had represented to Ms. […]

2nd phase of economic package announcement on today at 4pm

Thursday, May 14th, 2020

New Delhi : Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will address the media again on Thursday at 4 pm in the second phase of announcements on government’s Rs 20 lakh crore package. This comes a day after she held a press conference and shared details of the stimulus package on Wednesday. On Wednesday, the finance minister […]

There is a need to amend Co-operative Act, says Co-operation minister S T Somashekhar

Thursday, February 27th, 2020

Mangaluru : Co-operation minister S T Somashekhar said there is need to amend Co-operative Act which will help the farmers and co-operative societies. Addressing media here on Wednesday, February 26, Somashekar said, “I will soon call for a meeting with the MLAs and the officials with regard to problems in the co-operative sector. It has […]

Wanted to keep Budget Speech shorter but ended up breaking own record : Nirmala Sitharaman

Wednesday, February 5th, 2020

New Dehli : Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, who gave the longest-ever Budget Speech, on Tuesday made fun of it saying she wanted to keep it shorter but ended up breaking her own record. Sitharaman had on February 1 given a curtailed 161-minute speech presenting the Budget 2020-21. This bettered the record of the previous longest […]

Rs 103 Lakh crore infra projects launched under NIP; Logistic policy to come soon : FM

Saturday, February 1st, 2020

New Delhi : To augment India’s infrastructure and create jobs, the government has launched Rs 103 lakh crore infra projects and will release a logistic policy soon, besides accelerating highways construction, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Saturday. Presenting the Union Budget in Parliament, Sitharaman said Rs 1.7 lakh crore has been provided for transport […]

India’s commitment on climate change best among several nations; says Sitharaman

Thursday, October 17th, 2019

Washington : India’s commitment to fight the global challenge of climate change is “bold” and one of the best amongst the community of nations, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has said. Interacting with global investors at the headquarters of the International Monetary Fund here on Wednesday, Sitharaman said that in a bid to fulfil its commitment […]

Government giving sector-specific solutions to fight slowdown, says Nirmala Sitharaman

Thursday, October 10th, 2019

Mumbai : Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday said the government is giving sector- specific solutions to fight the slowdown in economic growth. She, however, parried a specific question on whether the government accepts if the country is in the midst of an economic slowdown. India’s GDP expansion has slowed to a six-year low […]