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19-Jan-2020 Samba

Union Minister Arjun Ram Meghwal interacts with people in Samba

Under Prime Minister's initiative to reach out to people of Jammu and Kashmir, Union Minister for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation & Parliamentary Affairs, Arjun Ram Meghwal today inaugurated a tubewell and lane drain protection...

19-Jan-2020 Kathua

JK to usher in new era of development : Arjun Ram Meghwal

Stating that Jammu and Kashmir will usher in a new era of development, Union Minister of State, Arjun Ram Meghwal today said that central government is committed to ensure all-round progress of J&K.The Union Minister for Water Resources, River Development...

14-Nov-2019 New Delhi

Arjun Ram Meghwal inaugurates iSoL

Minister of State for Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises and Parliamentary Affairs, Arjun Ram Meghwal inaugurated the International Symposium on Lighting (iSoL) today at International Centre for Automotive Technology (ICAT), Manesar in Gurugram.Speaking...

30-May-2019 Jaipur

Arjun Ram Meghwal : A politician who loves to travel by bicycle

IAS officer-turned-politician Arjun Ram Meghwal, who was retained as minister in the second Modi government, is a politician who loves cycling to work, instead of using a vehicle - a habit he had to stop after becoming a minister in 2016.Sworn-in as a minister...

21-Dec-2018 Kanpur

The Dream of Clean Ganga is Now Within Reach : Nitin Gadkari

Union Minister for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation, Road Transport & Highways and Shipping  Shri Nitin Gadkari today presided over the ceremony of signing of concession agreement for sewage treatment infrastructure in Kanpur...

28-Aug-2018 New Delhi

Nitin Gadkari Signs MoU with Chief Ministers of six states

Nitin Gadkari, Union Minister for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation, Shipping and Road Transport & Highways today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Chief Ministers of Uttar Pradesh - Shri Yogi Adityanath, Rajasthan...

21-Jul-2018 New Delhi

Alwar lynching done to defame Modi : Arjun Ram Meghwal

Union Minister and senior BJP leader Arjun Ram Meghwal sparked a controversy on Saturday, saying the Alwar lynching incident was related to Prime  Minister Narendra Modi's rising popularity and the more popular he becomes the more such incidents would...

16-Apr-2018 Kolkata

Centre for single tribunal to resolve water disputes

The Central government is in favour of a single tribunal for speedy settlement of inter-state water disputes, Union Minister of State for Water Resources Arjun Ram Meghwal said here on Monday.The first conference of five eastern states - Bihar, Jharkhand,...

04-Apr-2018 New Delhi

Congress always ready to do politics in Ambedkar's name : Narendra Modi

Amid Dalit unrest in the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday took a dig at the Congress for always doing politics in the name of Dalit icon B.R. Ambedkar but ignoring his contributions.Speaking at a programme to mark the inauguration of a building...

17-Jan-2018 New Delhi

Nitin Gadkari seeks states cooperation on river interlinking

Union Minister of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation,  Road Transport & Highways and Shipping Shri Nitin Gadkari has called upon state govenments to cooperate with one another  and with the centre to expedite the projects...

26-Oct-2017 New Delhi

Work on three river-linking projects to begin : Nitin Gadkari

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Thursday said work on three river-linking projects including Ken-Betwa and 150 other schemes for a pollution-free Ganga will begin in the next three months."There are 30 such schemes of around Rs 5 lakh crore. Work in all the...

04-Oct-2017 Shillong

Rivers in northeastern states will be cleaned : Arjun Ram Meghwal

Union Minister of State for River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Arjun Ram Meghwal on Wednesday said several rivers in the northeastern states will be cleaned."Rivers in the Northeast are also included in the list. Northeast has always been a focus area...

12-Sep-2017 New Delhi

Nitin Gadkari calls for a new law on desilting of rivers

Union Minister for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Nitin Gadkari has called for a new comprehensive law to deal with the issue of desilting of rivers. Addressing the meeting of the Consultative Committee of Parliament attached to...

02-Sep-2017 New Delhi

Meghwal rules out policy measures to legalise cryptocurrency

Minister of State for Finance Arjun Ram Meghwal on Saturday ruled out policy measures in the immediate future to legalise introduction of cryptocurrency for security and commodities related transactions.He added that a committee was set up by the Finance Ministry...

12-Aug-2017 Kolkata

'Number of slabs in GST will be reduced later'

The number of tax slabs in the Goods and Services Tax (GST)regime would be reduced with improvement in revenue, Union Minister of State for Finance and Corporate Affairs Arjun Ram Meghwal said here on Saturday.With the exempted category, the existing tax...

29-Jun-2017 Kolkata

Pranab Mukherjee praises Modi government for July 1 GST rollout

Praising the central government's move to roll out the Goods and Services Tax (GST) from July 1, President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday said it will put an end to the burden of multiplicity of taxes that the citizens had to pay so far.Thanking Prime Minister...

25-Jun-2017 Leh

Union MoS Arjun Ram Meghwal calls for promotion of Ladakh products

A seminar on Laghu Udhyog Bharti (Micro, Medium & Small Scale Industries) was organized at Sindhu Sanskriti Kendra Leh the other day.Union Minister of State for Finance Arjun Ram Meghwal was the Chief guest on the occasion.Minister for Industries &...

11-Jun-2017 Chandigarh

Modi regime has witnessed all round development : Arjun Ram Meghwa

Arjun Ram Meghwal, Minister of State for Finance & Corporate Affairs today while applauding Prime Minister Narender said way his leadership is driving the nation at international platforms, the future of the every citizen is in safe hand and 21st century...

01-Jun-2017 New Delhi

GST Council to meet on June 3 to fix more rates : Arjun Ram Meghwal

The Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council will meet again on June 3 to decide on the levy on remaining goods, including gold, footwear and textiles, Minister of State for Finance Arjun Ram Meghwal said on Thursday."In its next meeting on June 3, the GST Council...

05-May-2017 New Delhi

2017 to be year of fiscal improvement : Arjun Ram Meghwal

2017 will be the year of fiscal improvement in India, Minister of State for Finance Arjun Ram Meghwal said on Friday.Speaking at the "India Integrated Transport and Logistics Summit" here, Meghwal said the next big change was the implementation of the Goods...

16-Feb-2017 New Delhi

We need to become tax-compliant society : Arjun Ram Meghwal

Minister of State for Finance Arjun Ram Meghwal on Thursday said that India need to become a tax-compliant society in order to attain greater growth."We have to change to a tax compliant society if India needs to grow and move forward," Meghwal said here.He was...

17-Jan-2017 Jammu

Mehbooba Mufti launches JK Bank’s Mobile Bank, AEPS

Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti today launched the Mobile Bank and AEPS (Adhaar Enabled Payment System) of the Jammu & Kashmir Bank here today. The mobile application has been specifically designed to cater to the needs of the customers of the State.The...

04-Jan-2017 New Delhi

Presenting Budget constitutional requirement : Arun Jaitley

Admitting that the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council was racing against time on the government's implementation target of April 1, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday said it is hoping to resolve the vexed issue of dual control over assessees in its...

19-Dec-2016 New Delhi

'One-time deposits of over Rs 5,000 aimed at reducing bank queues'

Maintaining that most of the people by now should have deposited their demonetised currency in banks, the condition of making deposits of above Rs 5,000 only once till December 30 is aimed at reducing queues, the Finance Ministry said on Monday."It is expected that,...

09-Dec-2016 New Delhi

Plastic currency notes to be printed soon

Soon, plastic currency notes will be printed in India. The procurement process for the required material has already been initiated, Parliament was informed on Friday."It has been decided to print bank notes based on plastic/polymer substrate. The process...

03-Dec-2016 Jammu

Industrialization for Employment Generation under GST Regime’

Laghu Udyog Bharti J&K and Federation of Industries Jammu today organized a programme on “Industrialization for Employment Generation under GST Regime in Jammu and Kashmir”.Union Minister of State, Finance Corporate Affairs, Arjun Ram Meghwal, Minister...

19-Nov-2016 New Delhi

Adopt tech-based agriculture to double farmers' income: Arun Jaitley

In order to double the farmers' income by 2022, it is necessary to focus on adaptation of the latest technology and other methods to increase agricultural productivity, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Saturday."In order to ensure future increases...

01-Oct-2016 New Delhi

OIC has 'lost relevance' : Hamid Ansari

Vice President Hamid Ansari on Saturday said the consensus based approach in decision making has rendered the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) "ineffective" and as a result the group has "lost its relevance".Returning from a five-day visit to Mali...

22-Sep-2016 New Delhi

GST from April 1, 2017 across India: Arjun Ram Meghwal

The Union government is abiding by the April 1, 207 target date for implementing the goods and services tax (GST) across India, Minister of State for Finance, Arjun Ram Meghwal said here on Thursday."I can assure you that April 1, 2017 is the target date...

18-Sep-2016 Kolkata

Incidence of indirect taxes won't go up under GST : Arjun Ram Meghwal

The government would not allow increase of incidence of indirect taxes on manufacturing products under the Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime, Union Minister of State for Finance and Corporate Affairs Arjun Ram Meghwal said on Sunday.He also said that with...

14-Sep-2016 New Delhi

Parking of government funds restricts growth: Arun Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday said parking of government funds restricts growth and advancement in the Public Financial Management System (PFMS) helped to make it more transparent."Parking of government funds restricts growth. Each technological...

01-Sep-2016 Mumbai

India must become a pensioned, insured society: Arun Jaitley

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday stressed the need to strengthen the social security apparatus in India to make the country a pensioned and an insured society.Lamenting that "We have still not fully realised the importance of adequate social...

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