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After PM Modi, Arun Jaitley attacks Congress over INS Viraat

New Delhi, May 9 (IBNS): A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi accused the Gandhi family of using INS Viraat warship "for holidays", Union Finance Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) senior member Arun Jaitley launched a scathing attack on the Opposition over the same issue.

Chidambaram slams Jaitley for comments on Manmohan

New Delhi, May 6 (UNI): Reacting to BJP leader and Union finance minister Arun Jaitley's comments on former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh wherein he said Singh had brought the Grand Old Party to the lowest strength in Parliament, senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram on Monday said Jaitley should go through the the latest reports of his ministry on the current state of the economy rather than attacking the former PM.

Rahul's 'revenge' against Modi will fail, may adversely affect Congress instead: Jaitley

New Delhi, May 3 (UNI): Congress president Rahul Gandhi is desperately trying to break Narendra Modi's image, Union minister Arun Jaitley said here on Friday and maintained that Rahul Gandhi's attitude and approach suggest he is up for a 'revenge' against Prime Minister but hastened to add the move may ultimately end up harming the Congress itself.

Pulwama played big role in UN listing of Azhar as a global terrorist: BJP

New Delhi, May 2 (UNI): The ruling BJP on Thursday strongly said the February 14 Pulwama attack was a big reason behind the UN decision to list Masood Azhar as a global terrorist. The party said the change of stance by China came only after the Pulwama attack.

Jaitley backs CJI Gogoi, cautions against 'institution destabilisers'

New Delhi, Apr 21 (UNI) In the wake of sexual harassment allegations levelled on CJI Ranjan Gogoi, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Sunday if those who peddle falsehood to destroy the institution are not dealt with in an exemplary manner, the trend will only accelerate.

Amid row over Smriti Irani's degree, Arun Jaitley rakes up academic credentials of Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi, Apr 13 (UNI) Amid fresh controversy on educational qualification of BJP leader Smriti Irani, senior leader and Union Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday sought to turn the table and said 'academic credentials' of Congress president Rahul Gandhi too has been debated.

Legitimate action against corruption is no vendetta, says Arun Jaitley

New Delhi, Apr 10 (UNI) Amid high profile controversy after cash and other materials were recovered in Bhopal, Union Finance Minister and senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley on Wednesday asserted that the claim of vendetta can never be any legitimate defence in corruption.

India can't experiment with adventurism of failed ideas: Arun Jaitley at release of BJP's Lok Sabha poll manifesto

New Delhi, Apr 8 (UNI): India was not in a position to make experiment with adventurism of failed ideas, senior BJP leader and Union Minister Arun Jaitley said on Monday.

Arun Jaitley wonders Vadra's campaigning will help Congress or BJP more

New Delhi, Apr 7 (UNI) Senior BJP leader and Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday dismissed that campaigning by Robert Vadra would have any impact and wondered whether it will help Congress or BJP more.

Manipur-based publisher Nishikant Singh joins Bharatiya Janata Party

New Delhi, Apr 5 (UNI) Manipur-based publisher and intellectual Nishikant Singh on Friday joined BJP here in presence of Union Finance Minister and senior leader Arun Jaitley.

I don't debate with non-serious person: Arun Jaitley says about Rahul Gandhi's challenge to Modi

New Delhi, Apr 2 (UNI) Finance Minister and senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley on Tuesday took a potshot at Congress president Rahul Gandhi for his 'challenge' to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to a debate on national security and other issues and said one cannot have debate with a 'non-serious and ignorant person'.

Congress manifesto is a charter to weaken India: Arun Jaitley tweets

New Delhi, Apr 2 (IBNS): Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday slammed the Congress manifesto and said it is a 'Charter to Weaken India' and even the issue of Kashmir Pandits is absent from it.

Some ideas in Congress manifesto are dangerous: Arun Jaitley

New Delhi, Apr 2 (IBNS): Targeting the congress manifesto, Bharatiya Janata Party leader and Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday said that some of the ideas in it are 'positively dangerous'.

Article 35A dismantling J&K's economy, preventing development: Jaitley

New Delhi, Mar 28 (IBNS): Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday said Article 35A, which prevents a non-permanent resident to own property in the state of Jammu and Kashmir is "constitutionally vulnerable" and has been "dismantling the state's economy."

Elections or no elections, space prog continues: Arun Jaitley

New Delhi, Mar 27 (UNI) The BJP on Wednesday strongly countered the charge from the Opposition parties including Trinamool Congress and the CPI(M) that announcement on India's successful space mission by Prime Minister Narendra Modi was a violation of the model code of conduct.