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Pakistan News Tribune
Manmohan Singh seek Modi apologyoffice, including that of a former prime minister and army chief,” Dr Singh sai
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 3 hours ago
office, including that of a former prime minister and army chief,” Dr Singh said in a statement. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, a close aide to Mr Modi, mocked Dr Singh’s demand for an apology and said the Congress should give details of... Read more
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asianage
Got assurance on resolution of tax notice issue: NasscomChandrashekhar said. Chandrashekhar was speaking to reporters after a meeting
asianage / Posted 4 hours ago
Chandrashekhar said. Chandrashekhar was speaking to reporters after a meeting between IT industry and the Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday on pre-budget consultations. During the meeting, the apex software body also discussed issues related... Read more
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asianage
Q2 growth marks reversal of declining trendNew Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday said the economic expansion
asianage / Posted 5 hours ago
New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday said the economic expansion recorded in July-September period marks the reversal of the declining trend of growth witnessed in the last few quarters. During his pre-budget consultation meeting with... Read more
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asianage
Govt will protect all deposits in banks, says Arun JaitleyDelhi: As concerns over Financial Resolution and Deposit Insurance Bill, 2017 (
asianage / Posted 7 hours ago
Delhi: As concerns over Financial Resolution and Deposit Insurance Bill, 2017 (FRDI) refuses to die, Union finance minister Arun Jaitley on Monday himself came forward to assure that in case of a bank failure the Centre will fully protect deposits... Read more
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asianage
PM's compromised record on fighting terrorism well-known: Manmohan SinghJapan, but never speaks about Gujarat itself. In response, the BJP put togethe
asianage / Posted 8 hours ago
Japan, but never speaks about Gujarat itself. In response, the BJP put together a hurried defence with finance minister Arun Jaitley saying the meeting, which was attended by senior Congress leaders, was a “misadventure” and why should the Prime... Read more
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dna
Rahul Gandhi: If Congress is dead, why is PM Modi dedicating speeches to us?because after 22 years of ruling Gujarat, the truth has finally caught up with
dna / Posted 10 hours ago
because after 22 years of ruling Gujarat, the truth has finally caught up with him," said Gandhi. He said Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and Modi have clearly said no to any farm loan waiver for farmers. "But if you come in a Mercedez Benz or fly by... Read more
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The Indian Express
Misadventure by Congress, should explain why it held meeting: Arun Jaitley” Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said that instead of asking for an apolog
The Indian Express / Posted 10 hours ago
” Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said that instead of asking for an apology from the Prime Minister, the Congress should explain why such a meeting was held in the first place given the current circumstances of India-Pak relations. (Express... Read more
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Business Standard India
Economists meet Arun Jaitley, divided on fiscal road mapFinance Minister Arun Jaitley met economists and policy experts for pre-Budget
Business Standard India / Posted 12 hours ago
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley met economists and policy experts for pre-Budget consultation on Monday. A number of issues raised, including on raising of minimum pension levels and reducing corporate taxes. However, the economists were divided on... Read more
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Business Standard India
Manmohan says PM should apologise for false statements on Pak-poll linkto tarnish every constitutional office, including that of a former PM and Army
Business Standard India / Posted 12 hours ago
to tarnish every constitutional office, including that of a former PM and Army chief.” In the evening, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad addressed a press conference. Jaitley ruled out an apology by Modi, and... Read more
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dna
Got assurance on resolution of tax notice issue: NasscomChandrashekhar said. Chandrashekhar was speaking to reporters after a meeting
dna / Posted 15 hours ago
Chandrashekhar said. Chandrashekhar was speaking to reporters after a meeting between IT industry and the Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today on pre-budget consultations. During the meeting, the apex software body also discussed issues related to... Read more
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Aljazeera
Rahul Gandhi: The rise of Gandhi family scionhim. "BJP has always been seen as a pro-Hindutva party, so if an original is a
Aljazeera / Posted 16 hours ago
him. "BJP has always been seen as a pro-Hindutva party, so if an original is available why one would prefer a clone?" Arun Jaitley, India's finance minister and a senior BJP leader, said quizically. The Congress party insists there is a... Read more
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The Hindu
FRDI: ‘Depositors will be protected’Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has categorically asserted that depositors would
The Hindu / Posted 16 hours ago
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has categorically asserted that depositors would be “fully protected” in the event of a bank failure, the third clarification the government has made on the issue in less than a week as it seeks to allay mounting... Read more
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The Hindu
Manmohan statement on Modi: Jaitley flags Congress ‘misadventure’indulged in” of meeting with senior leaders from Pakistan. Addressing the medi
The Hindu / Posted 17 hours ago
indulged in” of meeting with senior leaders from Pakistan. Addressing the media in North Block, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad used strong words to combat an equally strong statement issued earlier by... Read more
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asianage
Apologise, Manmohan tells PM; Jaitley hits back, seeks Pak officials-Cong meet detailsto the nation” for spreading ‘falsehoods and canards’ while campaigning for Guj
asianage / Posted 17 hours ago
to the nation” for spreading ‘falsehoods and canards’ while campaigning for Gujarat Assembly elections, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley hit back at Congress veteran leader for seeking an apology from the Prime Minister. “Former PM Manmohan Singh... Read more
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dna
Arun Jaitley rejects Manmohan's demand for PM Modi's apology, says Cong must give details of the meetingManmohan Singh's sharp criticism of Narendra Modi regarding the meeting with Pa
dna / Posted 18 hours ago
Manmohan Singh's sharp criticism of Narendra Modi regarding the meeting with Pakistanis in Mani Shankar Aiyar's house. Arun Jaitley reacted shortly after Manmohan Singh issued a statement where he had rejected PM Modi's charges as 'innuendos... Read more
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dna
Modiji please devote two-three minutes of your speech to talk about Gujarat: Rahul Gandhicrore loans of 10 richest people in the country. He said when farmers also ask
dna / Posted 19 hours ago
crore loans of 10 richest people in the country. He said when farmers also ask for a loan waiver, Union finance minister Arun Jaitley and the prime minister say it is not their policy. "Why the loans of farmers are not waived," Gandhi asked, and... Read more
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asianage
Increase social security pension in budget: Experts to JaitleyEconomists on Monday suggested a range of measures, including increasing social
asianage / Posted 20 hours ago
Economists on Monday suggested a range of measures, including increasing social security pension, to Finance Minister Arun Jaitley as part of pre- budget consultations. "The amount (for social security pension) has been Rs 200 per month. This... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Agri sector needs maximum Govt attention in budget: ASSOCHAMsaid since more than half of the GVA in the farm sector is contributed by lives
Central Chronicle / Posted 20 hours ago
said since more than half of the GVA in the farm sector is contributed by livestock, fishery and forestry, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley should particularly focus on these segments of the economy along with a major thrust on agriculture... Read more
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Business Standard India
Rahul Gandhi as Congress president: Will he succeed in challenging Modi?Hindu-ness while carefully avoiding mentioning any issue which may be construed
Business Standard India / Posted 23 hours ago
Hindu-ness while carefully avoiding mentioning any issue which may be construed as even remotely Muslim-centric. But as Arun Jaitley acidly observed: why would voters choose a clone when they have the option of a real Hindutva-party? There are... Read more
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dna
A dialogue with JC | No Pappu this time: BJP may win Gujarat but Rahul to emerge as strong leaderCongress and rebel youngsters...public sends out decisive message... public has
dna / Posted yesterday
Congress and rebel youngsters...public sends out decisive message... public has voted decisively in the first phase... Arun Jaitley said they have swept the election while on the other hand Ahmed Patel said in a serious tone that it’s a clean... Read more
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Business Standard India
FY19 Budget may assume crude oil price at $65/barrelFor 2018-19, it was projected at Rs 18,000 crore in the medium-term expenditure
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
For 2018-19, it was projected at Rs 18,000 crore in the medium-term expenditure framework. By the time Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presents the Budget proposals on February 1, it could be Rs 25,000 crore, said an official. “The Finance... Read more
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The Hindu
Gujarat Assembly Elections phase 1: As it happenedto turn out in large numbers to cast their vote. 7.40 pm:BJP heading to victor
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
to turn out in large numbers to cast their vote. 7.40 pm:BJP heading to victory, says Jaitley Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley says the BJP was satisfied with the manner in which the first phase of polling in the Gujarat Assembly elections... Read more
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Business Standard India
Farm income securityThe farmers’ demand at the pre-Budget consultations with Finance Minister Arun
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
The farmers’ demand at the pre-Budget consultations with Finance Minister Arun Jaitley for an income security law, even though impractical like the concept of universal basic income, needs to be viewed in the perspective of economic distress in rural... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Rs 40,000-crore development projects in limbo in Andhra Pradeshinfrastructure in the new capital is supposed to be developed. The chief minis
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
infrastructure in the new capital is supposed to be developed. The chief minister wrote a letter to Union finance minister Arun Jaitley on October 24, 2016 proposing to take up construction of residential school buildings in the state at a cost of... Read more
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Business Standard India
Populist Budget not permissible; India's macro environment fine: Rathin Royto hold key policy rates, Roy said that he completely respects the Monetary Pol
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
to hold key policy rates, Roy said that he completely respects the Monetary Policy Committee's decision. ALSO READ: Arun Jaitley starts pre-Budget meetings, discusses price volatility "We have seen periods when interest rates came down. It... Read more
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Business Standard India
Gujarat polls: Over 70% voting likely in phase 1; both BJP, Cong claim leadfor a big win. This will be a landslide victory for the party," Finance Ministe
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
for a big win. This will be a landslide victory for the party," Finance Minister and election in-charge for BJP in Gujarat Arun Jaitley said. Paresh Dhanani, candidate and sitting MLA from Congress from Amreli in Saurashtra, said, "I think the... Read more
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dna
New finance regulation bill on the cardsUnion Finance Minister Arun Jaitley threw light on a likely finance regulation
dna / Posted 2 days ago
Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley threw light on a likely finance regulation bill at BJP's media centre in Ahmedabad on Saturday. He said that the bill aimed at giving more strength to people's deposits in financial institutions. Jaitley said,... Read more
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asianage
Gujarat election: With 68 per cent turnout, Modi claims historic winfor quota benefits. Exuding confidence after the end of voting, Union finance
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
for quota benefits. Exuding confidence after the end of voting, Union finance minister and the BJP’s in-charge for Gujarat Arun Jaitley told reporters in Ahmedabad that the ruling party will register a “landslide victory”. “The BJP estimates that... Read more
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dna
Constitutionally and financially 'impossible' to implement Congress manifesto, says Arun JaitleyFinance Minister Arun Jaitley today termed the Congress party's Gujarat poll ma
dna / Posted 2 days ago
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today termed the Congress party's Gujarat poll manifesto as 'constitutionally and financially impossible' and said the promises like quota to Patidar and farm loan waiver can never be fulfilled. On the day Gujarat went... Read more
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dna
PM Modi changing agenda after getting exposed on development, says Rahul Gandhiwaived Rs 1.30 lakh crore of loans of the 10 richest people. Farmers also ask f
dna / Posted 2 days ago
waived Rs 1.30 lakh crore of loans of the 10 richest people. Farmers also ask for loan waiver, and (Union Finance Minister) Arun Jaitley and the prime minister say it is not their policy," Gandhi said. He promised a complete loan waiver to farmers... Read more
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The Hindu
All you need to know about India's NPA crisis and the FRDI Billa sizeable chunk of banks’ NPAs.Which banks have the most NPAs? According to t
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
a sizeable chunk of banks’ NPAs.Which banks have the most NPAs? According to the response given by the Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to a question raised in the Lok Sabha on August 11, 2017, the gross NPAs of public sector banks increased by... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Guj polls: Over 45 pc turnout in six hours, Rupani, Patel cast voteRajkot (West), and Congress’ Shaktisinh Gohil (Mandvi) and Paresh Dhanani (Amre
Central Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Rajkot (West), and Congress’ Shaktisinh Gohil (Mandvi) and Paresh Dhanani (Amreli). BJP leader and Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said the turnout is good but due to the use of Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) in many booths voting... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Over 23 pc turnout till noon, CM Rupani casts voteRajkot (West), and Congress’ Shaktisinh Gohil (Mandvi) and Paresh Dhanani (Amre
Central Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Rajkot (West), and Congress’ Shaktisinh Gohil (Mandvi) and Paresh Dhanani (Amreli). BJP leader and Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said the turnout is good but due to the use of Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) in many booths voting... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Gujarat polls: BJP vision document is all about maintaining 10pc growth: Jaitleythe vision document for the Gujarat assembly elections, senior Bharatiya Janata
Central Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
the vision document for the Gujarat assembly elections, senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said that the document is all about maintaining the state’s growth trajectory at 10 per cent. Talking... Read more
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Business Standard India
Gujarat election live: We'll win over 150, says BJP as Gujaratis cast votesKothari. This seat was formed after the 2008 delimitation. 8:53 AM Gujarat ele
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
Kothari. This seat was formed after the 2008 delimitation. 8:53 AM Gujarat election live: For the BJP, union ministers Arun Jaitley and Smriti Irani have defended the GST and demonetisation, trying to allay the concerns of the traders and... Read more
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dna
BJP releases manifesto just a day before pollspromises announced by the BJP in its manifesto for the Gujarat Assembly electio
dna / Posted 3 days ago
promises announced by the BJP in its manifesto for the Gujarat Assembly elections. Senior BJP leader and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, state BJP president Jitu Vaghani, and others released the manifesto on Friday, just a day before the first... Read more
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dna
NaMo and the ‘unch-neech’ of the Gujarat campaign trailfirst family of the Congress Party against Modi’s Moghul slur. Before the matte
dna / Posted 3 days ago
first family of the Congress Party against Modi’s Moghul slur. Before the matter was done and dusted or the day had end, Arun Jaitley at 9:39 pm tweeted: “Mani Shankar Aiyar’s ‘Neech’- attack on Prime Minister – a deliberate casteist statement, a... Read more
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dna
How the manifestos of Congress and BJP match uptemptation of making extravagant promises or holding any carrot for the agitati
dna / Posted 3 days ago
temptation of making extravagant promises or holding any carrot for the agitating Patidar community. As Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said at the press conference, main goal of BJP will be to improve on the impressive 10% growth rate achieved by... Read more
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The Hindu
Day ahead of Gujarat first phase polling, BJP releases manifestoin India. In the last five years, Gujarat grew at an average rate of 10% amongs
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
in India. In the last five years, Gujarat grew at an average rate of 10% amongst large States,” Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said while unveiling the vision document in Ahmedabad. “The BJP aims to ensure unity in the State and work... Read more
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Gulf News
First phase of polling in Gujarat tomorrowparty, also addressed a number of rallies, mainly targeting the Congress and Ga
Gulf News / Posted 3 days ago
party, also addressed a number of rallies, mainly targeting the Congress and Gandhi.The BJP drafted in Union ministers Arun Jaitley, Rajnath Singh, Nirmala Sitharaman, besides Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, Rajasthan Chief... Read more
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Business Standard India
Air India seeking loan worth Rs 1,500 cr as working capitalthe disinvestment decision. As part of efforts to revive the loss-making airli
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
the disinvestment decision. As part of efforts to revive the loss-making airline, a ministerial panel under Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is working on the modalities for strategic disinvestment of the flag carrier and its five s... Read more
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dna
BJP released manifesto after we raised questions about it, says Rahul Gandhiin Anand, " We raised questions about Manifesto & BJP hastily prepared it behin
dna / Posted 3 days ago
in Anand, " We raised questions about Manifesto & BJP hastily prepared it behind closed doors. Congress asked for it so Arun Jaitley released it." He said that not releasing the manifesto so far showed BJP's arrogance. Rahul claimed that BJP... Read more
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The Hindu
Air India seeking ₹1,500 cr in working capital loansIndia and five of its subsidiaries. As part of efforts to revive the loss-maki
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
India and five of its subsidiaries. As part of efforts to revive the loss-making airline, a ministerial panel under Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is working on the modalities for strategic disinvestment of the flag carrier and its five subsidiar... Read more
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Central Chronicle
NCLTs be empowered by law: ASSOCHAMfor resolution under the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, the ASSOCHAM has said
Central Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
for resolution under the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, the ASSOCHAM has said in its communication to the Finance Minister Arun Jaitley. Assocham said, “Where any outstanding liability, inclusive of any accrued interest, in respect of the entity... Read more
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dna
Neech row: Am ready to accept any punishment Congress party gives me, says Mani Shankar Aiyerfamily loyalist came barely two days before the first phase of Assembly poll in
dna / Posted 4 days ago
family loyalist came barely two days before the first phase of Assembly poll in Gujarat. Meanwhile, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley called it a ‘deliberate casteist statement’, ‘a convenient apology’ and ‘a strategic suspension’. He wrote on... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Cong suspends Mani Shankar over ‘neech’ jibeat a public rally in Gujarat. Slamming Aiyar for making derogatory remark agai
Central Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
at a public rally in Gujarat. Slamming Aiyar for making derogatory remark against Prime Minister Modi, senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley said the former’s remark has challenged the weaker and backward sections of the country and it shows a mindset... Read more
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dna
Neech row | Strategic suspension, says Arun Jaitley, Amar Singh recalls infamous 'jhadap': 10 updatesto slam the diplomat-turned-politician. Here are 10 major updates in this big
dna / Posted 4 days ago
to slam the diplomat-turned-politician. Here are 10 major updates in this big political story: 1: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley not only slammed the Congress but also questioned Aiyar's suspension from the party. In a late night tweet,... Read more
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asianage
Aiyar's suspension from Cong over 'neech' remark 'strategic', says JaitleyNew Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley termed Congress leader Mani Shankar Ai
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley termed Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar's 'Neech' remark against Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday as a "deliberate casteist statement", said his suspension from the party was "strategic" and urged... Read more
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Business Standard India
Cong suspends Aiyar for 'neech' remark against Modi: Top 10 developmentsthe Congress, particularly with Gandhi's relationship with Ambedkar." 6) Wadin
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
the Congress, particularly with Gandhi's relationship with Ambedkar." 6) Wading into the controversy, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said Aiyar's "neech" remark displayed a mindset that only one elite family can be a ruler and the rest are only... Read more
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The Indian Express
Linking neech to caste, PM Modi says: Teach them a lesson on voting dayreactions from BJP leaders. While party chief Amit Shah said it reflected the “
The Indian Express / Posted 4 days ago
reactions from BJP leaders. While party chief Amit Shah said it reflected the “culture” of the Congress, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said it was a “deliberate casteist statement”. In a tweet, Shah listed “phrases” used by the Congress against... Read more
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