Right time for Kashmiri Pandits to return: Anurag Thakur
"I think the right time has come for Kashmiri Pandits to be back in Kashmir and to get their rightful rights back. It's not only time but they've lost everything in life. They didn't deserve to go through the treatment they've gone through," Thakur said in a press conference here.
Pawar meets Anurag Thakur to discuss revival of scam-hit PMC Bank
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J-K a 'jewel' of country, Centre will soon come out with industrial package for UT: Goyal
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Ensure adequate credit to small businesess: Anurag Thakur
"Banks should also focus on genuine customers who need financial support to grow their businesses and the MSME sector, which is the backbone of our economy, needs a lot of support from the banking industry," Anurag Thakur said at the 101st foundation day celebrations of the state-run Union Bank of India here this evening.
Indu Jain gets ICSI Lifetime Achievement Award
Union minister of state for finance and corporate affairs Anurag Singh Thakur and former Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra presided over the awards ceremony as the guests of honour at a grand event in New Delhi where stalwarts of India Inc were celebrated for their exemplary performance in promoting good governance.
India witnessing temporary effect of global slowdown: Amit Shah
Shah said the government was working to deal with the effect of the slowdown. "What we are witnessing is a temporary effect of a global slowdown. To fight it, government is working on different types of plans," he said.
Regulator, auditor should be held responsible for frauds in banks: Anurag Thakur
The comment came on the line of the recent fraud in PMC Bank. He said it is the job of the regulator first to look into those issues and subsequently the RBI has allowed withdrawal of Rs 40,000, which covers around 77% of the affected people.
India to see huge foreign investment in next two years: Anurag Thakur
Corporate tax rates have been cut so that India can become a destination for foreign firms for investment, Thakur added.
PMC Bank crisis 'eye opener', RBI looking into lapses: Anurag Thakur
of the Rs 8,880-crore loan that PMC had, more than Rs 6,500 cr of the assets are with the bankrupt real estate HDIL group only which turned NPA two years back.
Our economy has strong fundamentals, can withstand cyclical winds: Anurag Thakur
I do not see any reason to worry. Why are others so worried about this?
Dada gets into BCCI boss act: tweets picture with ‘new team’, thanks Anurag Thakur too
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Social sector for higher spending on health, education, rural India
At a pre-budget consultation with MoS finance Anurag Thakur, representatives stressed on improving efficiency in delivery of health services, improving learning outcomes at primary level while making secondary and higher level education affordable and introducing reforms related to pension and social protections for the weaker sections.
MoS Finance Anurag Thakur heckled at ACMA event
Thakur was seeking inputs from industry players on the reasons behind the slowdown.
Labour Ministry moots social security fund linked to CSR norms
The ministry has proposed constituting a social security fund or funds for provision of social security to unorganised workers, platform workers or gig workers or any class of such workers to be administered by the central government in the social security code.
No official estimate of undisclosed wealth abroad
Thakur said as part of the government’s drive against black money, undisclosed income of about Rs 8,465 crore has been brought to tax and penalty of Rs 1,294 crore levied in the HSBC cases.
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