Tag Archives: Black Money Issue

Black Money Issue: 250 names so far, will be made public, Assures Jaitley

The Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday assured that the Modi-led government will bring the offenders in the black money issue before the people, assuring they will chase the illegal account holders until the last account gets identified. While the matter paved way for issues in the winter parliament session for the last two days, Jaitley said the names ...

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Black Money Issue: ‘Not a Matter of National Importance,’ Says Speaker

After the winter session parliament was adjourned due to the “hungama” created by the opposition parties regarding the black money issue on Tuesday, Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Wednesday said that the issue would not be treated as a matter of national importance and will be allowed to discuss later. The speaker said that the issue was going on ...

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Winter Session: Parliament Adjourns, Session Not “Fruitful” but a “Hungama”

The winter session parliament has adjourned on Tuesday for 40 minutes as the opposition brought in the issue of black money, asking the government to fulfill its promise of bringing it back from abroad. Prime Minister Narendra Modi had expressed his hope of having a fruitful and result-oriented winter session on Monday whereas soon after the session began today, there ...

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Congress Warns Govt: “Don’t try to Blackmail Congress, Name the Traitors”

The Congress asked BJP to disclose the names of “traitors,” who are involved in the black money issue, on Wednesday. Earlier, finance minister Arun Jaitley has said that Congress will be embarrassed once names of people holding illicit foreign accounts are made public. Accusing Jaitley of “bluffing” on the people, Congress leader Ajay Maken warned BJP, saying, “The government should ...

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