Karnataka Health Minister seeks Sitharaman's support for building AIIMS

Bengaluru, Feb 21(UNI) Karnataka Minister for Health and Medical Education Dr K Sudhakar called on Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in the City and sought her assistance to get an AIIMS for Karnataka and a sub-centre of NIMHANS in Kalyana Karnataka.

Dr Sud

Union Budget a step towards Atmanirbhar Bharat: Sitharaman

New Delhi, Feb 12 (UNI) Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman told Rajya Sabha on Friday that the Union Budget 2021-22 was a step towards the Atmanirbhar Bharat. 
Replying to the debate on the Union Budget, she said the poor, farmers, tribal, women and people from disad

FM Sitharaman hails Team India's historic win in Australia during budget speech

New Delhi,  (UNI) Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday hailed Indian cricket team’s magnificent victory over Australia in the recently concluded Border-Gavaskar Trophy, saying that it epitomises the country's 'unsuppressed thirst to succeed'.

Budget 2021-22: New scheme with Rs 18,000 cr proposed to support public bus transport service

New Delhi, Feb 1 (UNI) Public transport system in urban areas got a major boost in the Budget for the year 2021-22, tabled in the Parliament on Monday by Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman. 
Ms Sitharaman said the Government would work towards raising the

Budget focus on agri, infra and health care, eye on poll bound states

New Delhi, Feb. 1 (UNI) Presenting her third budget in Parliament on Monday under the BJP-led NDA government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced a slew of measures to facilitate the recovery of the economy battered by the Coronavirus

Choice to choose power distributor- FM

New Delhi, Feb 1 (UNI) Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in her Budget speech on Monday proposed establishing a framework to allow power to choose their distributor. 

As of now, the customers do not not have a choice and have to rely on the distributor mark

Budget 2021-22 based on six pillars from health to governance- Sitharaman

New Delhi, Feb 1 (UNI) Union Budget 2021-22 is based on six pillars from health to governance, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday said while presenting the Budget in the Lok Sabha. 
The main pillars she listed were health and well-being, physical, fin

Pre-Budget meetings over, Fin Min says will consider suggestions carefully

New Delhi, (UNI) Finance and Corporate Affairs Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Wednesday said she would consider all the suggestions made by different stakeholders while preparing the Budget 2021-22.

The minister concluded the pre-Budget consultations with more than

Sitharaman holds 5th review meeting on CAPEX of CPSEs to boost expenditure in economy

New Delhi, Nov 27 (UNI) Union Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs Nirmala Sitharaman herehere on Friday held video conference with Secretaries of the Ministries of Power, Mines and Department of Atomic Energy and the CMDs of 10 CPSEs belonging to these Ministries, to revie

Reconsider Cabinet decision on LVB in public interest : AIBEA to Nirmala

Hyderabad, Nov 26 (UNI) All India Bank Employees Association (AIBEA) has appealed to Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to review and reconsider in public interest, the Cabinet decision of approving the Reserve Bank of India 's proposal to hand over Lakshmi Vilas Bank (LVB)