Speaking on the occasion, Goyal said, “Mahatma Gandhi was instrumental in getting us freedom, he is the father of the nation, a role model for every Indian, but one must also acknowledge his deep philosophical, spiritual and emotional connect both with the people of India and the world.”
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Tuhin Kanta Pandey, Secretary to Department of Investment and Public Asset Management (DIPAM) — the government department responsible for privatisation — had said in a tweet on Friday that the Centre has so far not approved any financial bid for Air India.
Earlier, the chairman M. Venkiah Naidu said the notice by T. Siva, E. Kareem and Mallikarjun Kharge was not allowed which led to ruckus in the House that forced the Chair to adjourn it till 12 noon.
In a written reply to a question in Rajya Sabha, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal said: “To facilitate passengers, Indian Railways, during the period 2018-19 and 2019-20, railways introduced new 153 and 266 services respectively.”
In a tweet, Modi said, “Listen to two of my colleagues Narendra Singh Tomar and Piyush Goyal from my cabinet on the new Farm Laws and the demands of the farmers.”
The Railways started Shramik Special trains from May 1 to transport stranded migrant workers, students, pilgrims and tourists.
Besides, Goyal pointed out that the Centre is working on creating a land bank, for which six states have already given their consent.
Prasoon Joshi, producers Ritesh Sidhwani and Bhushan Kumar, director Abhishek Kapoor and actor Ranvir Shorey were among those who attended. Check out the full list!
According to railways, out of these, five trains will run on a daily basis, whereas the rest of them will run six days a week.
Vishnu Kumar Vishwakarma, who worked as house help at Piyush Goyal’s residence in Mumbai, allegedly sent some emails to unidentified persons and had deleted some data from the phone.
Earlier the minister had stated the country must target $1 trillion exports in the next five years.
New Delhi: Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on Monday launched a dashboard for passengers to keep track of train punctuality as well as other such information from anywhere in the country. The ‘eDrishti’ dashboard has been developed by the Centre for Railway Information System (CRIS) and can be accessed at www.raildrishti.cris.org.in.[Read More…]
Mumbai: Union Finance Minister Piyush Goyal said on Friday that the recent Interim Budget 2019 was inspired by ideas gathered from the past years of BJP rule. Higlighting various benefits given to the people across all sectors in the economy, he told a gathering of prominent corporate leaders that it[Read More…]
What should have only been for a few months vote on account has indeed bulldozed its limits. Except for the absence of any fresh levies the Union Budget 2019 presented on February 1 by Union Minister Piyush Goyal reads like a virtual election manifesto. And so it is redolent with[Read More…]
The acting Finance Minister Piyush Goyal tabled the Budget 2019-20 in Lok Sabha on today, February 1, 2019. Piyush Goyal started his Budget speech by wishing good health and speedy recovery to the Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley. In the interim Budget 2019-20, Piyush Goyal announced a range of reliefs,[Read More…]
While unveiling the Interim Budget 2019 on Friday February 1, acting Finance Minister Piyush Goyal made a serious effort to win over rural and urban votes. Through his shrill election pitch on behalf of Prime Minister Narendra Modi ahead of General Elections due this May, FM Goyal opened a bag of goodies[Read More…]
Piyush Goyal, the Interim Finance Minister who presented the Interim Budget 2019 on Friday February 1, is hailed as “Man of the Moment for PM Modi” as he is a workaholic and the key crisis manager in the National Democratic Alliance government. Goyal, the Union Minister for finance, railways and[Read More…]
While unveiling the Interim Budget 2019 on Friday February 1, Interim Finance Minister Piyush Goyal announced that all those earning less than Rs 5 lakh will get a full tax rebate. “Individual taxpayers with annual income up to Rs. 5 lakh will get full tax rebate. Individuals with gross income up to Rs. 6.5[Read More…]
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Interim Finance Minister Piyush Goyal is all set to present the interim budget for the financial year 2019-20 at around 11 am today, Friday February 1. Both the houses of Parliament- the Rajya Sabha and the Lok Sabha, will remain in session till February 13 for the Budget Session, which began[Read More…]
Piyush Goyal is all set to present the Interim budget for the financial year 2019-20 at around 11 am today, Friday February 1. Both the houses of Parliament- the Rajya Sabha and the Lok Sabha, will remain in session till February 13 for the Budget Session, which began on Thursday.[Read More…]
New Delhi: The railways will employ over four lakh people by 2021, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal announced on Wednesday indicating that the recruitment under the 10 per cent quota for economically weaker sections would begin soon. Addressing a press conference here, he said that at present the Railways have a[Read More…]
Railway Minister Piyush Goyal received a fiery crowd at an event in Lucknow today. Despite high security, angry railway employees shouted slogans against the Minister, forcing him to leave the event early. It all started when Goyal began his address at the 70th AGM of Northern Railway Men’s Union. One[Read More…]
LIVE UPDATES: Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal has cancelled all engagements in the US and is immediately returning to India Several bodies still lying on railway tracks Around 40 to 45 dead bodies have arrived at Guru Nanak Dev Hospital while several are reportedly still lying on railway lines. Amritsar[Read More…]