Nirmala Sitharaman

Did Times Now’s Navika slyly corner Nirmala Sitharaman?

In a recent interview with the Group Editor and Editor-in-Chief of Times Now Navbharat's Navika Kumar, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman was cornered by the prominent journalist regarding the issue of controversial figures joining the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

Capex on physical infra, DPI key in 2024 budget: Volvo India CEO

The 58-year-old President and Managing Director of Volvo Group India expressed satisfaction at the aggressive fiscal deficit goals set in the interim budget, coupled with a stable macroeconomic performance. This strategic fiscal approach aligns with the broader vision for economic resilience and sustainability.

Budget has 11% increase in infrastructure outlay, will boost market: Hiranandani

Niranjan Hiranandani, Founder of Hiranandani Group and Chairman of National Naredco, commended the budget for its integrated and equitable growth approach, emphasising social reforms, economic value chain enhancement, and support for sunrise sectors. 

Interim Budget envisions ‘Viksit Bharat’, ‘golden moments’ in 5 years

NEW DELHI: On Thursday, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman declared the government’s intention to instigate forward-looking reforms aimed at propelling the nation’s growth. She expressed the vision of witnessing unprecedented development and golden moments, with the ultimate goal of transforming India into a developed country (Viksit Bharat) by 2047. Sitharaman, while introducing the interim Budget 2024-25 […]

Interim Budget 2024-25: Sitharaman maintains tax rates, introduces slight relief measures

NEW DELHI: In the 2024-25 interim Budget announcement, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman confirmed the preservation of current taxation structures, including direct and indirect tax rates, along with import duties. Sitharaman highlighted a notable improvement in the refund process, reducing the average time from 93 days in 2013-2014 to a mere 10 days in the […]

Budget 2024: Key highlights from Nirmala Sitharaman’s speech

The 2024 interim budget presentation uncovered a comprehensive array of transformative initiatives designed to fortify diverse sectors of the economy and tackle urgent societal issues.

US highly values bilateral relationship with India: US treasury secy

Yellen emphasized the need to strengthen the coalition of shareholders working together to press for more ambition and specific reforms within the MDBs.

FM’s OSD Vivek Singh to leave his position

Vivek Singh to leave Officer on Special Duty (OSD) position on personal grounds.

‘He bombed 6 Muslim countries’: Sitharaman takes on Obama over tolerance

Union minister Sitharaman has questioned the credibility of former US President Barack Obama.

Railway Budget: Production of Vande Bharat to be ramped up

Now, the manufacturing of Vande Bharat will take place in Haryana’s Sonipat, Maharashtra’s Latur, and Uttar Pradesh’s Rae Bareli