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Former Union finance minister Arun Jaitley died at Delhi’s All India Institute of Medical Sciences on Saturday.(REUTERS)

Essential politician: The importance of being Jaitley

By Patrick French
UPDATED ON AUG 25, 2019 07:34 AM IST
Writer Patrick French profiled Arun Jaitley for Hindustan Times in 2015. Here’s an abridged version.
Besides the income-tax exemption limit having been increased to Rs 5 lakh in the interim budget a few months ago, several sectors of interest to the middle and neo-middle class have been incentivised, he said in his Facebook blog, ‘The Budget 2019-20’.(HT Photo)
Besides the income-tax exemption limit having been increased to Rs 5 lakh in the interim budget a few months ago, several sectors of interest to the middle and neo-middle class have been incentivised, he said in his Facebook blog, ‘The Budget 2019-20’.(HT Photo)

Budget ensures basic amenities to weak: Arun Jaitley

New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 09, 2019 07:26 AM IST
Finance minister Nirmala Sitharam presented the first budget of the second term of the Modi government on Friday.
Union finance minister and BJP leader Arun Jaitley addresses a press conference at BJP headquarters in New Delhi, India, on April 2.(Mohd Zakir/HT PHOTO)
Union finance minister and BJP leader Arun Jaitley addresses a press conference at BJP headquarters in New Delhi, India, on April 2.(Mohd Zakir/HT PHOTO)

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Jaitley, Swaraj lead BJP charge, say Cong diluted national security

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON APR 03, 2019 12:12 AM IST
Jaitley said “…It appears that some of the important points of this manifesto dealing with Jammu and Kashmir have been prepared by Congress president Rahul Gandhi’s friends in tukde tukde gang [forces who want to divide the nation].”
Union ministers Arun Jaitley, Nirmala Sitharaman addressing a press conference after Supreme Court ruling on Rafale deal(Arvind Yadav | HT photos)
Union ministers Arun Jaitley, Nirmala Sitharaman addressing a press conference after Supreme Court ruling on Rafale deal(Arvind Yadav | HT photos)

‘Truth has only one version’: Arun Jaitley trashes Cong demand for JPC on Rafale

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Rahul Singh
UPDATED ON DEC 14, 2018 05:50 PM IST
Arun Jaitley also unequivocally rejected the Congress’ demand to set up a joint parliamentary committee of lawmakers to investigate the Rafale deal.
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